Church at Woodforest Campus
Expression classes are designed for those interested in being part of a Christ-centric community of ladies who enjoy life, the arts, a good laugh, and creative play. Classes provide an opportunity to tap into your creative self, freely pushing the limits of your curiosity and imagination in a breathable environment. Both artists and non-artists are very welcome!
EXPRESSIONS at Woodforest with Abby Salazar, Visual & Creative Arts Minister
With a passion for theology, the visual arts and this incredible planet, Abby Salazar achieved her B.S. in Earth Science while also studying fine arts at Lamar University. She was the scientific illustrator for Dr. James Westgate, Lamar University professor and author of After the Dinosaurs. After relocating to Baton Rouge, Abby exhibited artwork in a variety of galleries, restaurants, and offices as well as teach for the Baton Rouge Arts Council and Louisiana Cultural Arts Center. Over the years, Artist in Residency opportunities as well as teaching positions with the Beaumont Art League, the Woodlands Art League, and local private schools have honed Abby's abilities as artist and teacher.
Called to ministry, Abby is currently achieving her Master's in Ministry at Asbury Theological Seminary while offering spiritual formation opportunities via the visual arts to bridge the gap between humanity and the Divine.
BELOVED | February 23, 1:00 - 3:00 pm OR February 28, 6:00 - 8:00 pm Song of Songs 2:16 shares a beautiful sentiment in that, "My beloved is mine and I am his". In this POP-UP EXPRESSION we will consider who we are as a beloved daughter of our Triune God, then design a mixed-media piece depicting the essence of who we are, a version of self, as seen through the eyes and heart of our Triune God. Cost of a session is $25 and covers supply expenses. ALL skill levels are welcome. All materials and mediums will be provided. Comfortably dress for mess.
February 23 - 1:00 - 3:00
LENTEN JOY | March 29 - April 19, 1:00 - 3:00 pm in the Woodforest Worship Center. Join Abby Salazar as we explore the power of LOVE and JOY that comes from the strength and grace of our loving and faithful Father. Each Wednesday, in this four-week session, we will prayerfully dive into the Word then permit ourselves to expression by tapping into our creative gifts (and yes, EVERYONE has them 😊). Join in as we playfully unpack a variety of artistic media on this whimsical artistic journey of imagination and expressive worship. Cost is $100 for supplies. ALL skill levels are welcome. All materials and mediums will be provided. Comfortably dress for mess. Childcare available.
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