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“The mandala is an archetypal image whose occurrence is attested throughout the ages. It signifies the wholeness of the Self.” —Carl G. Jung

The mandala is a symbol for wholeness. When you use it as a focal point for meditation...

Knitting is a lot like life: stitches get dropped, knots develop, and patterns go awry. Paired with the peacefulness of knitting, writing can help you unravel twisted threads, find new approaches, and reshape the story of your life.

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Deep in our psyche we have an awareness of our true essence and of our life path. But many of us have had to create masks, or alternate personae, in order to fit in or to survive in situations where we didn’t feel we could be ourselves.

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How do we make good art, or create art that is truly ours?

Ultimately, there are no tricks, gimmicks, or shortcuts to achieve this elusive goal: It simply takes a lot of art making to cultivate an inner awareness of who we are as artists....

Monoprinting is one of the most unpredictable and exciting forms of art. You start with a plate, create your design, and instead of applying a layer of ink and printing multiple copies, you apply multiple inks to the plate, use various tools to...

Join Dan Welden in this adventuresome exploration of Solarplate, a safer alternative high-quality printmaking process that uses sunlight and water instead of toxic chemicals and can yield many impressions. Its light-sensitized polymer printing...

The program is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Have you always wanted to design and build some of those cool ideas you’ve dreamed about? In this camp, you learn...

The program is part of Family Week. Learn more.

Join rustic builder Daniel Mack for a week of smart fun and sculpting. With a few simple tools and a good eye, we build from...

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Making art is a way to rest in the spaciousness of your being, become intimate with not knowing, and allow your creativity to dance from emptiness.

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The program is part of Retreat Week. Learn more.

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