Altars to honour

creative grief The festive season is especially hard when you are grieving. If you are feeling tender and sore, the Christmas/New Year period can open a deep well of emotion and leave no space to process it. We’re all supposed to be in party mode, relaxing and having fun. Here is a chance to express…

Re-membering the heart

Dreaming & making session On the afternoon of Remembrance Day, this Language of the Soul workshop turns inward. It’s a chance to bring fragments of the self that have been neglected or wounded back into the present in a way that honours wholeness. It’s a creative workshop using a gentle Gestalt methodology, where you will…

breadcrumbs, a trail… part 1

Dreaming & making session Hansel and Gretel wandered into the heart of a forest where a wicked witch lived, leaving a fragile trail to find their way back again. What an amazing metaphor that story is! I’m going to borrow it, but reframe it as a positive encounter with inner wisdom and knowing. Instead of…

breadcrumbs, a trail…Part 2

Dreaming & making session Hansel and Gretel wandered into the heart of a forest where a wicked witch lived, leaving a fragile trail to find their way back again. What an amazing metaphor that story is! I’m going to borrow it, but reframe it as a positive encounter with inner wisdom and knowing. Instead of…

Life drawing for beginners #3

Life Drawing is so good for the brain – working out the left-right hemisphere connections and activating new neural pathways. It has been proven by the Mayo Clinic to be one of the best ways to maintain cognitive health as we age. Let’s do it! Here’s the next session for those who would like to…

Life drawing for beginners August

Life Drawing is so good for the brain – working out the left-right hemisphere connections and activating new neural pathways. It has been proven by the Mayo Clinic to be one of the best ways to maintain cognitive health as we age. Let’s do it! Here’s the next session for those who would like to…

The Ground that Holds you

Dreaming & making session What do roots mean to you? Have you uprooted and transplanted many times? Do you feel that the load you carry causes you to lean towards a tipping point? Most of us need to make time to come back to connect and ground ourselves. Here’s a chance to attend to your…

Life drawing for beginners

Life Drawing is so good for the brain – working out the left-right hemisphere connections and activating new neural pathways. It has been proven by the Mayo Clinic to be one of the best ways to maintain cognitive health as we age. Let’s do it! Here’s a session for those who would like to draw…But…!…

An overgrown path

Dreaming & making session Behind the overgrown, busy days of scattered energy, there is trail home, an inward path to stillness and expanded time. Come with me on an adventure of gently pulling back the branches to walk into this enchanting space of dreaming and making. Each step you take is into re-connection with self,…

Drawing from the Well

A creative workshop to gently raise wellbeing What would it feel like to relax into the flow of creativity and let it wash over you for an afternoon? Most of us are thirsty for that, to have a chance to tune in to the deep waters of our intuition and wisdom and to be gently…

Kindling the creative fire #2

A sense trail home to the creative self Come and warm up your imagination and stoke the fires of your creative practice! This workshop is part of a series designed for people who want to get back into making and creating. There are many responsibilities that compete with creativity, and once you stop, it can…

Kindling the creative fire

Welcome back to ‘Language of the Soul’! After a long break, the series is finally back!  The first three workshops are designed to kindle your creativity and bring the joy, love and play of self expression into your life. If you are yearning to be more creative and start doing arty things, or if on…

Rite of passage

Saturday 6 December The full moon on 6 December is in the creative, social house of Gemini. It is the perfect time to join with others to do creative things and to share depth and insights. Full moons are also rich with symbolism around completion and endings, making it a good time to acknowledge the…

Dia de los muertos

Saturday 1 November Join me for a special workshop to mark el Dia de los Muertos – Day of the Dead.  An ancient Mexican tradition, dia de los muertos creates a community space to remember and celebrate those who’ve passed on. The emphasis is on community, remembering, honouring and celebrating. In our workshop, we’ll be…

Life Drawing Sessions

Life Drawing is so good for the brain – working out the left-right hemisphere connections and activating new neural pathways. It has been proven by the Mayo Clinic to be one of the best ways to maintain cognitive health as we age. Let’s do it! Life drawing at Bunya House in Brisbane’s north-west at Arana…