Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm (Central)

Visible Words: The Art of Storytelling With Classifiers

Friday, August 25, 2017 - 5:00pm to 9:00pm
Courtyard by Marriott Knoxville (West/Bearden)
250 Brookview Centre Way
Knoxville, TN 37919
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Trix Bruce
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Let’s create better visual imagery with ASL classifiers! Maybe you’ve wondered: Are there any new classifiers? Which classifiers best express certain ideas? How can we use classifiers most effectively? ASL classifiers are simply handshapes used to convey action and ideas in concise and visually articulate ways. Let’s polish our storytelling by improving visual imagery with classifiers. This workshop will offer hands-on practice in using classifier handshapes with creativity and precision. Move away from thinking in English and stringing signs together. Let handshapes tell the story! (0.4 RID CEUs available)
Video Clip Example of Personification: Bobber
Video Clip Example of Camping Classifiers: Campfire
Video Clip Example of Sound Effects: Surf

REGISTRATION FEE:
Thursday ~OR~ Friday Workshop Only:
$60 per participant

Saturday Workshop Only:
$120 per participant

All Three Workshops:
$160 by June 17, 2017
Limited Seating – Registration Open on a First Come, First Serve basis
SEND $ & your registration form TO: PayPal accepted; checks accepted - please make checks payable to Trix Bruce and send to: Trix Bruce, 1429 D Ave PMB 362, Snohomish, WA 98290 / School Purchase Order/W9 request/ There is an additional charge for school purchase orders requiring paperwork.

Please RSVP with payment. This will confirm your place in the workshop. CONTACT: by Info@trixbruce.com

RID CEUs: Trix Bruce is an Approved RID CMP Sponsor for Continuing Education Activities. This Professional Studies program is offered for all workshops: 0.4 for ASL Markers, 0.4 for Medical Interpreting & 0.8 English Equivalents at the Little/No to Some Content Knowledge Level. Three workshops are 1.6 CEUs.

NOTES: Handouts will be provided. The workshop will be presented in ASL. There will be a Door Prize ! For details on refunds, cancelations, and special accommodations policies, please send an email to info@trixbruce.com

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