Arts and Writing Workshops 2021

 

Opening to the Spirit of Peace & Joy

Online Zoom Workshop(with sense-drenching exercises and brain hacks to tune to peace and joy through writing, in honor of holidays)

Saturday, December 18
10am – 12pm Eastern Time

All levels: ages 18+

Are you struggling to find peace this year? Has COVID triggered your anxiety and you don’t know how to shut it off?  Or has the political landscape got your pulling your hair out? Does living a life free of stress and filled with peace feel like a fairy tale? Through science-based brain hacks and carefully crafted writing exercises participants will discover that we have more control over our inner states of being that we have been taught, and we can use this understanding to create peace, in ourselves first, and then the world…  read more.

Watercolor Weekends 

5 sessions (Zoom online)

Saturdays, Oct. 2, 16, 30, Nov. 13, & Dec. 4
10:00am – 12:00pm Eastern Time

All levels ages 16+

Description: This course will be geared so that any level person can learn. Marji will teach various techniques in such a way that the beginner can paint at one level while the more sophisticated painter will be able to enhance the lesson. Read more…

Intro to iPad Painting

2 sessions (Zoom online)

Wednesdays, Nov. 3 & 10

Class Completed – stay tuned for more dates
4pm – 5pm Eastern Time

Beginner: ages 18+

In this class students will learn the basics of sketching and painting using the Procreate app. Subjects will include still life, landscape and abstract painting. Read more…

 

 

Invoking Gratitude Through Writing

Online Zoom Workshop (in honor of Thanksgiving time)

Registration is closed

Saturday, November 20
10am – 12pm Eastern Time

All levels: ages 18+

Are you grateful for pumpkin spiced lattes but angry about the state of our world? Are you thankful for family and friends, but disgusted with the human trajectory toward destruction we see playing out in the news? Do you find yourself, at this Thanksgiving time, struggling to be grateful because you are also anxious, fed up, or furious?  Then this workshop is for you.  In this workshop participants will discover the awesome power of our thinking, how to harness it, channel it, and use it to improve our life experience… read more.

Stay tuned for the following workshops…

Imagination Practice

Saturday, 1 session
Online (Zoom) Workshop

2022 – TBA

Beginner to advanced artists of any medium welcome.

Like any muscle, your imagination gets stronger with use and weaker when neglected. Using specially designed tools to unlock the power of your creativity we will journey deep into the realm of your subconscious mind, strengthen the parts of your brain in charge of imagination and practice exercises and tools… read more.

Beginner Drawing

Online Zoom Workshop

January 2022 dates TBA

Ages 18+

Anyone can learn to draw! This course is for all those with little or no experience. This is an introductory class to understand and build fundamental drawing skills based on the concept of seeing and defining basic shapes in relation to each other in a lit environment…  read more.

 

Dynamic Portraits

6 sessions
Dates in 2022 TBA
Ages 18+

One of the most challenging endeavors for artists is drawing the human head. This class offers artists basic construction and facial features of the head, as well as and rendering shades and hair textures. Facial expressions and movement of the head will be taught as well. This class is an asset for those wishing to draw or paint portraits…read more.

 

 

Marketing for Creatives

Tuesday/Thursday, 2 sessions
Online (Zoom) Workshop

This live workshop has already taken place. Stay tuned for the opportunity purchase class videos.

Learn how to sell your work and get the recognition you deserve.  This Marketing for Creatives workshop will teach participants how to use easy DIY marketing techniques to promote themselves and their work. We’ll cover the basics of marketing strategy, PR, websites, digital & social media marketing, and more… read more.

 

Level One: The Art of Improv Comedy

Day TBD, 5 sessions
Online (Zoom) Workshop

Date TBD
Postponed

Do you ever feel like your funny bone is broken? Terminally serious? In need of a good belly laugh? If so, we have the remedy and the cure! Join us for an adventure into the unknown where you’ll rediscover your funny bone and deeper facets of yourself while just having some plain ol’ fun… read more.

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