Up-coming Events
at Art for Self-Discovery

 

AT THE PSYCHOTHERAPY NETWORKER SYMPOSIUM 2016

Creativity Day, March 17, Symposium March 17 – 20

Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC

Beyond Words: Self-Discovery through Painting

Barbara takes painting improv to the nation’s capital! This annual conference is attended by over 3,500 therapists and this year celebrates its 39th anniversary. The symposium gives therapists a chance to immerse themselves in a wide range of revitalizing experiences, from dancing and creative writing to yoga and improvisational theatre. Designed not only to help develop skills and expand clinical perspective, but to find fresh inspiration and new possibilities.

So exciting! Check it out, scroll to Course 111

 

AT THE STUDIO

Journal Painting

Want to deepen or add more creativity and spontaneity to your life? Discover a painting discipline that pairs improvisation with journal keeping to energize, play and learn what thoughts limit us.

INTRODUCTORY CLASS

3 Wednesday evenings, 6:30–8 pm

Feb. 10, 17, 24

Fee: $75, plus journal kit for $40. Register

INDIVIDUAL sessions by appointment.

Fee: $40/ 1.25 hrs

 

Painting Intensives: Find Your Visual Voice

An opportunity for journal painters and those new to improvisational painting to paint on a larger scale. Break out and through using big brushes and luscious creamy paints. Limited small group, reserve early.

Saturdays, Feb. 13, March 12, April 16, May 14.

10 am–2 pm with a 30 minute lunch break.
Fee: $64, Register

 

AT SOUTH NASSAU UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST CONGREGATION

Painting Your Way Out of a Corner

228 South Ocean Ave, Freeport, NY

New Dates in March
fee $125, materials $40

To register, contact:
Anne Olsen at afleming528@gmail.com or
Barbara Diane Barry at bdbarry@yahoo.com

 

AT THE C. G. JUNG FOUNDATION

Beyond Words: Self-Discovery

through Journaling in Images

Drawing inspiration from Carl Jung’s Red Book, participants will learn techniques for eliciting images and learn how to give them visual expression using a simple painting approach in journal form.

5 consecutive Thursdays, 6:30 – 8:10 pm

April 14 – May 12

More information

 

All sessions at my Huntington, Long Island studio, contact me by email or by calling 201-675-0256.

 

 

 

NOW OFFERED AT THE RUBIN MUSEM OF ART, NYC

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Barbara’s Wheel of Discovery team building project is now part of the museum’s corporate retreat package!

Check it out!

 

TUTORING with SKYPE

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I'm excited to hear from my readers across the country via email, phone and Facebook! Many have requested guidance as they begin to put brush to paint and make their first marks.

To that end I'm offering tutoring sessions via Skype.

To get started email me or call 201-675-0256.

$42/1.25 hour session

 

 

 

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Painting Your Way Out of a Corner:
The Art of Getting Unstuck
is available at your local book store and online.

Here's a video on how Painting Your Way out of a Corner works.