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Our instructors are drawn from a wealth of talented teachers, including nationally known artists from across the country and across the street. They are innovative craftsmen and artists who enjoy trying new techniques and love sharing what they do with their students.

If you are an experienced art, craft, writing, or performing arts instructor and are interested in teaching at Shake Rag Alley, click here for more information.

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Kim Suhr

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Kim Suhr is Director of Red Oak Writing and author of Nothing to Lose (Cornerstone Press, 2018) and Close Call (forthcoming from Cornerstone Press, 2024). She leads Roundtables, teaches craft & publishing workshops, and provides manuscript critiques/developmental edits and coaching for individual clients. Her work has appeared in many journals including at Midwest Review, the Stonecoast Review and Wisconsin People & Ideas. She holds an MFA from the Solstice program at Lasell University where she was the Dennis Lehane Fellow in Fiction.

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