Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist

Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist

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From $155.55

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Crossing Hedgerows Sanctuary

Willis Rd

Belleville, MI 48111

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No Refunds

An interactive art immersion for curious creatives to explore themselves through self portraiture! ALL bodies welcome!

About this event

See Yourself Through NEW Eyes...

Explore self portraiture, set creation, + group collaboration while being held in community

This inclusive experience was designed to nurture your soul + enrich your art practice.

Come willing to learn + make new connections with community in a collaborative environment free of judgement.

Receive support in taking creative risks + expanding the boundaries of your vision.

The intention of this space is to offer a spiritual laboratory for creative expression of our authentic selves!

In partnership with Crossing Hedgerows Sanctuary, we'll join together in sacred ritual to honor ourselves and each other in the divine mission of self discovery through self portraiture.

Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

Itinerary:

2 half days: 4 hours each (8 hours total)

Day 1 - Saturday Aug 27 3pm - 7pm

3 pm - 5 pm:

  • Somatic practice
  • Introductions
  • Community Agreements + Expectations
  • Intentions for the day: What do you want to create?
  • What brought you here?
  • What are your adjectives? (1-3 words)
  • Tips + tricks, tools, prompts, props

15 minute break

5 pm - 7 pm:

  • Individual self portrait creation (with support)
  • Review (when applicable/possible)
  • Critique/Feedback (if requested)
  • Journal Session

Bonfire (weather permitting)

Day 2 - Sunday Aug 28 9am - 1pm

9 am - 11 am:

  • Silent Settling into the space (15 mins)
  • Introductions
  • Creation of a set
  • Everyone has a chance to shoot on our set!

15 minute break

11 am - 1 pm:

  • What are your boundaries / Consent discussion
  • Group self portrait
  • Review + closing circle

*Please keep in mind this is a rough outline, events with more folks involved typically means the time table may take more time than anticipated.

Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

This workshop is for people who:

  • want to explore + experience self portraiture, set creation, + group collaboration
  • crave intentional connection with themselves + others
  • want to create in a shameless non sexual + clothing optional environment
  • are capable of receiving instruction + running with it, enjoys self-directed creative time
  • want to ground in nature in a body-positive space
  • are adults 18+ years old
Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

This workshop is NOT for people who:

  • are racist, sexist, homophobic, transphobic, etc
  • view all nudity as inherently sexual +/ expect a sexual interaction
  • need one on one individualized attention for the entirety of the workshop
  • have a rigid understanding of what is "acceptable" as art
  • won't make space for differences + are not capable of deep listening
  • are younger than 18 years old
Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

What's included when you purchase a ticket:

  • Full weekend or day pass to the workshop
  • Group + individual education + support from Bunny, Lior, + Roarie
  • Clothing optional outdoor location
  • A custom created set to shoot in (on Sunday)
  • Taco/salad bar each day (meat, vegan, + gluten-free options)
  • Aftercare take home materials (co-created images, educational PDFs, + more!)
Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

You'll want to bring:

  • water, snacks
  • journal + pen/pencil
  • camera - cell phones count as cameras!
  • tripod or something to prop up your camera with
  • props, costumes, anything you want to create with
  • sunblock, hat, sunglasses, towel
  • an open + explorative mindset
Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

What's NOT included with your ticket / what you're responsible for:

  • Lodging before/during/after the workshop
  • Travel to + from Crossing Hedgerows Sanctuary
  • Meals before/after the workshop
  • Extensive 1:1 education (consider booking a private shoot or mentoring session)
  • Creative tools - cameras, tripods, film, etc
Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

Want a scholarship ticket?

Tell your friends about this workshop! Share it far and wide! The more people who purchase tickets, the more scholarship tickets we can provide!

Every 4 tickets sold = 1 free scholarship ticket

APPLY FOR A SCHOLARSHIP TICKET HERE

Making Art Accessible

Representation is important to us! We create space for historically marginalized folks to have access to our community + resources. People with intersecting identities are prioritized for scholarship tickets. Sliding scale memberships on patreon are available for artists who identify as:

  • BIPOC
  • SW
  • LGBTQIA+
  • neurodiverse
  • disabled
  • fat

*Please only select the lowest cost sliding scale option if you belong to one or more of these groups.*

If you think this event would be of use to someone you know, please invite them to join!

Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

Covid-19 Policy:

If you are showing any symptoms, signs of illness, or were in contact with a known covid positive person within 10 days of the workshop, please do NOT attend. Individually each person is responsible for assessing their personal risk level. By gathering you accept any + all risks associated with participation + do not hold crossing hedgerows or GBTL accountable.

Thank you for showing up safely!

This workshop will happen rain or shine

Join our mailing list for invites to future events!

Looking forward to creating with you,

Bunny, Lior, & Roarie

Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image
Conscious Creativity: a self portrait workshop to honor your inner artist image

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