Workshops to Spark Your Creativity
Tapping into the right side of the brain stimulates leaders, problem solvers, and lifelong learners. My workshops are fun, interactive and for anyone interested in creative problem solving/thinking and living a more meaningful life. I create an environment which allows you to relax and become creative even if you don't think there is a creative side to you.
For personal development and creative goals. This workshop focuses on working through “Project 52” (a one-year creative workbook) pages to get you on a roll and give you a sense of creative accomplishment. Keep your creative muscles in shape and get ideas from unexpected sources with this workshop. No experience needed. Bring your favorite writing tools such as colored pencils, gel pens, and markers. 2 hour workshop: $45/person. Workbook “Project 52” included.
Coffee Break Creativity
For lifestyle enrichment and creative thinking. This workshop focuses on doing tasks and prompts in this notebook—all of which help cultivate creativity in us. Coffee Break Creativity is designed to reinforce short creative sparks and ideas in all of us…making creativity a part of our lifestyle. No experience needed. Bring your favorite writing tools such as colored pencils, gel pens, and markers. 2 hour workshop: $45/person. Workbook “Coffee Break Creativity” included.
Keeping a Notebook
For personal enrichment and creative techniques. This workshop will introduce you to a fun, exciting way of expressing yourself in a notebook. Words are great but often not enough to express ourselves. Using simple creative prompts, this workshop will fuel your creative thinking! No experience needed. Bring your favorite writing tools such as colored pencils, markers and a notebook or sketch pad. 2 hour workshop: $45/person. (groups of 10 receive discount rate of $35/person)
For creative and lifestyle enrichment. Walk, explore, and expand your creative outlook using your phone and imagination. Small groups enjoy designated areas to photograph different subjects, edit, and share. Learn to slow down and notice the details, beauty, and art of life. 1 hour workshop: $25/person.
12 Week Series — One-Hour Workshops
(contact me about pricing for this series)
Inspiring Yourself: Creative inspiration doesn’t happen on its own. In this class, we will cover ways to find inspiration and how you can fit these into your lifestyle for a more creative life.
Basic Sketching: In this class we will learn the value of thumbnail sketches, get some tips to help your process, and practice sketching simple items. Even if you think you can’t draw or sketch, getting started with simple line sketches can get you in the groove. All you need to get started is a pencil, paper, and a little courage to make mistakes.
Keeping a Notebook: This class will introduce you to a fun, exciting way of expressing yourself in a notebook. Fuel your creative thinking with notebook prompts.
Coffee Break Creativity: This class is designed to reinforce short creative sparks and ideas in all of us, making creativity a part of our lifestyle.
Creating With Words: This class is all about making art and having fun with words.
Fun With Blackout Poems: Learn the art of making blackout poetry and get ideas on what to do with them after you create them.
Photo Walkabout: Let’s get up and walk the grounds to photograph and notice the details, beauty, and art of life. Along the way, learn tips for taking better photos with your phone.
Exploring the Color Wheel: Enjoy the simple art of coloring in a color wheel and making a color chart. Bring all your color pencils!
Doodle Time: Take the time to enjoy doodling and exploring the possibilities of art, using color and patterns within your doodles.
Creating a Vision Board: Gather round the table with magazines, scissors and glue sticks to collect images and words for your vision board. These are also called dream boards, inspiration boards, and mood boards.
Making Greeting Cards: Create a card you can use for writing any personal message in. Learn to recycle old greeting cards by altering images using magazine cut outs, stencils, colors and decorative paper.
Create & Color: In this class we will make our own coloring book pages. Create simple fun patterns and have fun coloring in your own creations.