Jake Gahr – Writing Studio Lead

Jake’s first poem was about a boy who didn’t want to eat his peas. As they say “Write what you know!” After that, he soon discovered that inspiration can be found anywhere-even in the most ordinary places. As a Hallmark writer, he uses...

Mike Esberg – Senior Artist

Interactive fun is in store with Hallmark artist, Mike Esberg, as he creates “mad-lib style”. Mike will explore creating a character from a story line that your students will come up with as a group. He’ll also demonstrate steps kids can use to...