Thank you thank you thank you to the beautiful and inspiring Lady Wise Women’s Collective who helped birth the giant Mandala, interpreting my smaller tests!
There was not space enough in my studio to put the piece together, so I couldn’t make the final cuts and folds until we had it in the gallery. I couldn’t have done it without the assistance of their loving hands!
Great White Crane QiGong
The Sacred Shadow Self: Meditation as Art ~ an interactive art installation including live meditation performances and featuring two youth origami artists opening June 2013 at Mind Unwind Gallery ~ West Seattle Opens Thursday, June 13th Artwalk in West Seattle. Meditation performances begin at 7pm.
Join Mind Unwind this July for a day or all three weeks of our Mini Art Camp. Camp runs from
Monday – Thursday
July 9th – 26th
For 3 weeks Mondays through Thursdays, kids will be encouraged to use their creative imaginations through active, hands-on art. Each project will incorporate creative time paired with outdoor activities. Permission slips will be handed out for field trips to Hiawatha (via walking) and Alki Beach (via bus).
Registration is now open. You can pay per day ($45), for a week unlimited ($150) or all three weeks unlimited ($250). Space is limited, so register early!
Mondays: focused on drawing techniques, rapid visualization, pressure and cartooning
Tuesdays: we are hands-on cooking. From cookie pops to pasta and pizza making.
Wednesdays: kids will be doing origami and paper arts. We will make flowers and spinning air floaters, paper airplanes that spin, spiral and flip, along with paper hats and jewelry to wear on sunny days!
Thursdays: Mandala Jewelry. Mandala, sanskrit for Circle, is a fun meditation on plants, animals and geometric shapes! Color your own Mandalas and turn them into shrinky-dink pendants, earrings or bracelets.