What has Intake 3 2012-13 Intersections Media been up to? CREATING! #arttherapy

STAY TUNED FOR INFORMATION REGARDING A SPECIAL INTERSECTIONS MEDIA STUDENT SHOWCASE AND BEAUTY NIGHT SOCIETY CAMPAIGN LAUNCH AT THE END OF SEPTEMBER!

Intersections Media Opportunities for Youth Society: filmmaking/visual art/life skills training program

What’s been happening during Intake 3?  Lots of filming, lots of scripts, lots of journaling, lots of discussions!

Check out:

Intake 3 (2012-2013) Diving right in

Intake 3 (2012-2013) Beauty in creative chaos

Intake 3: Exquisite portraits by Tony Noh

Intake 3: Evolution of a wheatpaste: Justine

Intake 3: Emerging artist: Amanda-Lynn

Nancy Kirkpatrick taking the students through a journaling exercise.

Vision board by Amanda-Lynn. “My vision board is not just about my dreams for me but my dreams for everyone in the future.”

Visionboard by Justine.

Sock monkey by Morgan!

Photo by Nancy Kirkpatrick

See more from previous groups:

Intake 1 (2012-2013)

Intake 2 (2012-2013) 

INTERSECTIONS MEDIA (2011-2012) links

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Intersections Media Opportunities for Youth Society JOB POSTING:

Participant in filmmaking/visual art/life skills training program

[paid position- MINIMUM WAGE]

INTAKE 1 April 16- May 17, 2012- completed.

INTAKE 2 May 28 – June 28, 2012- completed.

INTAKE 3 July 9 – August 9, 2012-  currently underway.

We are currently interviewing applicants for:

INTAKE 4 AUG 20- SEPT 20, 2012- 3 of 6 spots available.

INTAKE 5 OCT 1- NOV 1, 2012- 5 of 6 spots available.

INTAKE 6 NOV 12- DEC 13, 2012- 5 of 6 spots available

INTAKE 7 JAN 14- FEB 14, 2013 – 5 of 6 spots available

INTAKE 8 FEB 25- MAR 28, 2013- 6 of 6 spots available

DUTIES:

•  Participate in 5 week filmmaking/ creative arts/ life skills training program while earning minimum wage!

• Group of 6 keen students learn all aspects of filmmaking (with key instructor, filmmaker Fred Thorsen) and participate in therapeutic art activities from journaling, drawing to sock monkeys (with youth coordinator/art therapist Kat Thorsen)

•  Participate in life skills and employment skills training

•  Must attend fully, and be on time, and be respectful of peers and venue

•  Will produce (as a group) Public Service Announcement for a non-profit organization

•  Will produce individual bio videos

•  Program runs 5 weeks Monday-Thursdays 9:30 AM – 5:30 PM

QUALIFICATIONS:

•  Must express keen interest in filmmaking and creative arts (no previous experience necessary)

•  Some computer skill is helpful

•  Self-motivation is key

•  Applicant has faced barriers to employment

Must be between ages 19-29 (location of program is upstairs at District 319, a 19+ event venue)

• Must have social insurance number

TO APPLY: 

Please get a referral and a case number from employment agency then call Katarina to arrange an interview.  Or contact youth coordinator, Katarina (Kat), directly to arrange interview and visit employment centre afterwards get a referral form upon acceptance to program.  If you have taken a previous Skills Link Program, you may or may not be eligible.  Please consult with your case manager!

CONTACT KATARINA: 

Email

604 488 4348 (leave message)

3 thoughts on “What has Intake 3 2012-13 Intersections Media been up to? CREATING! #arttherapy

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