Dreaming & making session
Moving through life we fold and unfold. Some things we choose to close and wrap, other aspects of our inner lives keep opening and unfolding. …And then there are those things that are under wraps, that are painfully open.
A creative and meditative arts workshop, we’ll explore these questions very gently, and hold what is ready to emerge. I’ll be using a Gestalt method, where you will be supported to explore and express your lived experience and to make your own meanings. You will have choice always in how much you wish to show.
No experience in art is needed, and you don’t need to be ‘creative’. You will be supported to explore and experiment with visual and written media, and share and be listened to respectfully in a small group.
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!
Numbers are capped at eight so that people have space to share what comes up for them and to 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
When (Coming Soon – session will be rescheduled)
1pm-4.30pm Saturday 17 February
$65 (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!
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