The festive season is especially hard when you are grieving. If you are feeling tender and sore, Christmas can open deep wells of emotion and leave no space to process it. We’re all supposed to be ‘merry’.
During the afternoon we will honour Self and honour Absence – whether the absence be someone we love, or other losses that need to be marked.
What will we be doing?
From the Growing the Language of Soul series, these workshops are designed to hold a safe and nourishing space for participants to explore and map their inner landscapes. We do this in a small group setting, using creative processes. Techniques include intuitive processes, guided visualisations, and a mix of options to paint, draw, collage, write and make things. You don’t have to be an artist or feel that you are ‘creative’ to fully participate and enjoy. In fact, I especially welcome people who believe they are ‘not creative’ or who feel blocked in their creativity. That’s my job – to help you connect and discover!
For this workshop, numbers are capped at 6 so that you have space to share and interact. Talking about your process can help bring it to greater clarity, but you don’t have to talk about it. The invitation will be there and your response will be honoured. I hold a choiceful and safe space where I encourage you to name your own experience and have that respected, rather than tell you what I think it all means.
I love the intimacy of your workshops allowing access to my “I AM” in a safe, nurturing space
1pm-5pm Saturday 20 January
$75 (by prior bank deposit – details provided when you enrol)
All materials are provided together with light refreshments. Please also wear clothes and shoes that are comfortable for lounging about and making art in.
Where’s the venue?
Bunya House, 1167 South Pine Road Arana Hills (in Brisbane’s north-west). If you don’t know the area, let me know so I can send you way-finding information. It’s a magical address that sometimes hides from iPhones and GPSs, but Google knows where it is!
Enrolments are essential:
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