Mining the Fool's Gold: Turning Family Stories into Tall Tales
$35 per person
Are there stories in the family that are too good to be made up? Ever wish there were? This crash course will guides participants through the process of taking family stories - no matter how plain - and turning them into tall tales. Focus is placed on conventions of tall tale, story development, and skills of exaggeration. Participants should come to the workshop familiar with a short personal or family story they wish to use.