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Sustenance: A Monthly, Online, Drop-In, Art Therapy Group
September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PDT
- Virtual Events
Sustenance is a monthly, online, art therapy group dedicated to creating accessible space for self-nurturance.
Cultivating regular practices of self-nurturance, tuning-in, embodiment and creative play can be so hard! This monthly art therapy group is designed to support you in creating a regular rhythm and routine of care for yourself each month.
Third Wednesday of every month
7-9pm Pacific Standard Time
Starting August 18th
$35 + Eventbrite admin fees
3 days cancellation notice required for full refund
Pay-what-you-can spots are available for this group. Please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to inquire about this option for yourself. There is no shame in asking!
**If you would like to sponsor someone else’s ticket (like suspended coffee)you can e-transfer to email@example.com
This group is for anyone who is 18 years +
You do not need to have any art making experience to participate. You do not need to consider yourself an ‘artist,’ although I do consider us all to be inherently creative.
The focus is on process, exploration, discovery and yes, even play!
You will need internet access and a device to connect to zoom.
For basic supplies you will need:
-blank paper (could be computer paper or a stronger multimedia or watercolour paper, 8 x11″ – 18×24″)
-crayons (either wax, oil pastel or chalk)
-paint (either watercolour, tempura or acrylic)
-pencil or pen
-glue or tape
-collage materials like old magazines, books, paper
-found items like rocks, feathers, sticks
-scrap fabric, yarn, string, cardboard recycling
-clay or polymer clay
-anything you like to create with that feels like a ‘yes’ to you!
Once you sign-up through Eventbrite you will be sent an e-mail with all of the information you will need includeing the zoom link and an additional registration page.
This group will be interactive and intimiate and time will spent cultivating a safe space together for sharing and exploring. Sharing is also optional during the group, but is highly encouraged.
This group will not be recorded for purposes of privacy and confidentiality, so if you are unable to attend there will not be a recording.
About the facilitator
My name is Katrina Grabner. I live as a visitor on the unceded Ancestral lands of the Coast Salish peoples, the sḵwx̱wú7mesh (Squamish), səl̓ílwətaʔ/selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh), and xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam) Nations, also known as Vancouver, BC, Canada. I work towards self-awareness of my own role in colonization and am committed to the daily work of being a co-conspirator and ally in decolonization.
I have an MA in Psychotherapy and Spirtuality with a specialization in Art Therapy. I am Certified Canadian Counserllor through CCC. I work full time as a trauma therapist supporting adults and children. I am passionate about creativity and the power of the arts to support us in our healing journeys. As someone on their own journey of healing and growth, I honour your courage and the path that has brought you here. I practice from a collaborative, attachment based, trauma aware, somatically informed, arts centred, anti-oppressive framework.
To find out more about me visit cultivatearttherapy.com
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