Posts Tagged ‘mandala’

Mandala Art Team Building Workshop

Studies have shown that creativity is an effective wellness practice, and that engaging in creative activity can have wide-ranging effects on cognitive and psychosocial health, decreasing our stress response and increasing positive emotions. Drawing a mandala is not only a creative adventure, but a meditative and restorative one as well. Its circular shape and geometric patterns are often used in art and…

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Art, more art, and a giveaway

This week’s post is full of goodies! First, in an effort to get more of my work into my Etsy shop, I’m adopting Lisa Congdon‘s brilliant idea to offer a Print Of The Month. Every month, at least one of my pieces will be made into a limited edition print and offered on Etsy. It’s…

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Valentine’s Day Mandala + Tea Party

Let’s have a Tea Party and learn how to make a Valentine’s Day themed Mandala so you can create your own cards, or pieces of art for your family and friends. We’ll be serving tea on fancy teacups and yummy treats.  Materials will be provided.

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My first online tutorial

Yay! It’s finally here, my first online tutorial: How To Make A Mandala. This is basically a streamlined version of my mandala-making workshop. It’s got all my best mandala-making tips and tricks. I hope you enjoy it. I created some freebies to go with it. Click here to download an instruction sheet, a fun pattern…

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Come play with me!

A quick post to let you know about some upcoming (and in-progress) events. First, I’ll be teaching my new, improved mandala-making workshop at the Craft Makers Studio in Pleasanton, CA, on Saturday, September 30th, 10 am – 1 pm. Come, and you’ll learn everything you need to make beautiful, intricate, personally meaningful mandalas. When you leave,…

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