Soul of the Feminine

Dreaming & making session Here’s an opportunity to creatively respond to ‘the feminine principle’: to explore how we relate to inner and outer manifestations, and what needs to be voiced, witnessed and honoured. This session isn’t binary-gender-specific – men, women and people who identify differently are all welcome to attend. We all have a connection…

Dynamic proportions

Learn how to capture the whole figure dynamically! Proportions are a challenge for all of us, but they get easier with practice and knowledge! In this session I’ll teach you tips and techniques to help you on the pathway to mastering your anatomical proportions and capturing the dynamics of the pose. These sessions are always…

Wrap, unwrap, receive

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,…

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…

Drawing Hands and Feet

Do you avoid drawing hands and feet in your life drawings for fear of ‘spoiling’ the drawing? Our hands and feet each contain nearly 30 bones and over a hundred muscles, tendons and ligaments. What amazing structures they are! No wonder they are hard to draw. Would you like to learn an approach to drawing…

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…