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Boss Break: A Coloring & Artmaking Workshop

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This Boss Break Coloring and Artmaking Workshop led by Sarah Stern will empower anyone who joins to create artwork about their chronic pain, invisible illnesses, or disabilities based on great chronic artists that have come before them.
Whether you are comfortable creating original work or would rather do some low-key adult coloring, there will be options to express your chronic illness story and visually track your symptoms.

Participants in the workshop will have the opportunity to submit their work and be featured by the Chronic Pain Project in a Portland, Oregon based exhibition.

About the Presenter:

Sarah is a purpose-driven designer and patient advocate who is humanizing healthcare. Her clients have included foundations like AARP, Philips, and the CDC.

She has an MA in Graphic Design from the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) and is currently pursuing an MS in Health Communication Design from Thomas Jefferson University. She has 6+ years experience working with nonprofits, startups, and creative agencies in a design capacity.

In 2022 and 2023, Sarah was on the publishing team for the Amazon bestseller “Artists Remaking Medicine.” In 2024, she has served as art director of the rebranded Chronic Pain Project.


April 18
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
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