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Beautiful Spring Labyrinth Walk- it was free!

Beautiful Spring Labyrinth Walk- it was free!

We had 18 participants for our Spring Labyrinth Walk!  It was great because 14 of those people had never been to the studio before and most had never walked a labyrinth.   It was a beautiful evening.  We shared our intention for the coming season, spoke it into the labyrinth before walking.  Then we all went […]

“The Imprint of Women; 2013 Bodywriting Exhibit”   Event Free!

“The Imprint of Women; 2013 Bodywriting Exhibit” Event Free!

This unique art exhibit features large works by women who painted their bodies and then imprinted them on canvas through a 5-day process with Expressive Arts Therapist Pamela Underwood, based in Poway, Ca. The women continue to work on their body print through visual art, poetry, music and storytelling. Saturday, February 16th opening reception Imprint […]

The Imprint of Women; 2013 Bodywriting Exhibit Show Dates:  February 16-April 13, 2013 Opening Reception     Saturday, February 16, 2013 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. FREE Event! Expressive Arts @ 32nd and Thorn 3201 Thorn Street San Diego, CA 92104 (619) 251-8474 http://expressiveartssandiego.com/doodle-a-thon MORE….Background on “The Bodywriting Retreat for Women” The expressive arts Bodywriting Retreat […]

Hints for preparing art, created on un-stretched canvas, to be “Ready to Hang”

Hints for preparing art, created on un-stretched canvas, to be “Ready to Hang”

In this post I am addressing ways to prepare art for hanging that has been created on un stretched canvas such as art that we make during The Bodywriting Retreats for Women. February 16, 2013 Bodywriters will be having another exhibit of their work, The Imprint of Women; 2013 Bodywriting Retreat Exhibit.  AND you are […]

Texas Bodywriting Spotlight; Jenn Shultz from San Diego

Texas Bodywriting Spotlight; Jenn Shultz from San Diego

October 2012 Austin Texas Bodywriting Jenn Shultz‘s work revolves around her business Alchemy and Craft in Encinitas where she helps others “…penetrate deeper into the mystery of life.” She was our Bodywriting COOK and did a fabulous job of organizing beautiful meals, considering everyone’s food needs as well as worked with her body print in a […]

Texas Bodywriting Spotlight; Joanna Coburn from Austin, Texas

Texas Bodywriting Spotlight; Joanna Coburn from Austin, Texas

Joanna Coburn participated in the very first Bodywriting Retreat in 1994!  Since the opening of the Texas Studio she has been my Bodywriting helper every time.  Joanna lives in Austin, has a sweet family; a 5 year old son and a wonderful husband.  She works for  Dell, but most importantly, she is one of my three […]

Bodywriter Spotlight; Janat Dundas from Boulder

Bodywriter Spotlight; Janat Dundas from Boulder

Janat Dundas is a process art teacher from Boulder, Colorado with Awaken Your Soul’s Artist.  She has spent many hours painting and many, many hours teaching others to paint with the process of painting being the only goal in mind.  Here she is working on her Intuitive Collage™ the first evening and her body print “Saint […]

Bodywriting Art Featured at Southern Florida Jungian Conference

Bodywriting Art Featured at Southern Florida Jungian Conference

Last weekend, thanks to board member Elise Crohn of Juicy Creatives, four of our Texas October Bodywriting Retreat participants were invited to show their body print paintings at the South Florida Jungian Conference.   Speakers were Rumi scholar Andrew Harvey, the engaging Elaine Heroux with the Marion Woodman film “Dancing in the Flames”.  The body print paintings beautifully […]