Amelia has been teaching creative courses since 2007. Amelia loves teaching, talking about, and wondering about all things creative. While she's primarily a writer, she dabbles passionately in art, music, and theater.

When she's not teaching a Get Inspired class, she is busy chasing after her toddler, writing for Isthmus and Madison Moms Blog, helping run Green Table Media, or hunting for 

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vintage kids clothes for her Etsy shop. She regularly teaches writing for Madison College and has also taught writing and liberal studies courses at Edgewood College and UW-Oshkosh.

Amelia earned her MFA in Creative Writing in 2012 and has published her poetry and other creative work off and on. She's famously lazy about submitting her work.

Whew! And she really, really needs a nap. ;)



Get Inspired Workshop is the brainchild of Amelia Fontella, a renaissance woman who loves growing through creative experiences.