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Workshop 7: Soul Practices

Workshop 7: Soul Practices
Workshop 7: Soul Practices

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  • Our creative souls need nurturing and understanding. How do we remain creatively open? Where does our inspiration come from? How can we...
  • Activity Minutes Welcoming and Entering 0 Opening 5 Activity 1: Sharing Names 5 Activity 2: The Story of a Painter's Creative Process 10...
  • Leaders are encouraged to prepare for the workshop not only by gathering supplies and reviewing the workshop's activities, but also by...
  • Materials for Activity Sign-in sheet (see Preparation) Pen or pencil Name tags Bold markers Copies of Spirit in Practice Series Schedule (...
  • Materials for Activity Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering table Chalice and candle Matches or lighter Copies of...
  • Materials for Activity Optional: Microphone (preferably cordless) Preparation for Activity Be sure that participants have made name tags...
  • Materials for Activity Copies of Story 1: A Painter's Creative Process (one copy for leader, plus several copies for participants who may...
  • Materials for Activity Clock, watch, or timer Bell Newsprint Markers Easel Optional: Microphone (preferably cordless) Description of...
  • Materials for Activity Leader Resource 1: Guided Meditation on Art "Art box"-a large cardboard box containing many different kinds of art...
  • Materials for Activity Altar or centering table Cloth for covering altar or centering table Chalice and candle Chalice extinguisher Copies...
  • After the workshop, co-leaders should make a time to get together to evaluate this workshop and plan future workshops. Use these questions...
  • Materials for Activity Several different sets of art supplies for "creativity stations" (see Preparation) Tables (see Preparation)...
  • Materials for Activity Easels, tables, or other ways to display artwork (see Preparation) Clock, watch, or timer Optional: Microphone (...
  • As a way of continuing to explore the themes from this workshop, follow these tips for using your creativity as part of your spiritual...
  • A contemporary painter named Debora Jones-Buck has what many consider an unusual approach to her work. She prepares a canvas and then...
  • Let yourself relax. Take in a nice, slow, deep breath. And then let it out. Breathe in. And out. Deep. Slow. Breathing in. And breathing...
  • Cameron, Julia. The Artist's Way: A Spiritual Path to Higher Creativity. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1992. Sark. Sark 's New Creative Companion:...

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