'Tricks Of The Trade' Next Week


The Tricks of the Trade seminar series continues this month with "Finding the Muse." This is a two-part seminar that will take place on Tuesday, May 12 and Wednesday, May 13, at 7 to 9 p.m.

Tuesday's workshop will take place at Northern Berkshire Creative Arts, 87 Marshall St., in North Adams. The Wednesday night workshop will be at IS183 Art School, 13 Willard Hill Road in Stockbridge.

At these seminars, John MacDonald, a practicing artist and certified creativity coach, will look at the nature of the creative process and how we can learn to recognize, understand and manage persistent blocks to creativity.

Both workshops are free but require pre-registration. To register or for more information, contact Jessica Conzo at (413) 663-5253 or at .

To see the full list of this year's seminars, go to bcrc , and/or .