Painting with Words

Painting with Words
Writing has always been my art, my center, my therapist, my punching bag and my closest friend. 

It's the power of the pen, the healing of words, the art of expression. Liesl shares with us her personal journey of journaling.  It is but one form of #ARTTherapy. 

What's yours?

#ExpressYourself                              #pARTicipate                              #PaintingWithWords

 

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The Art of the Juggle

The Art of the Juggle

June 18th is #NationalJugglersDay!  Sure, there are balls, fruit, swords - that can make a juggler's presentation an artistic masterpiece.  But the real showman is the woman who is managing her life, career, family, and community.   There's a real art to that juggle, and we salute the creative hand/foot work that goes into each successful performance. 

#PerformingARTS  #WonderWoman  #ItWasNeverADress  #WelcomeToTheWeekend  #pARTicipate

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Art Centres: Putting Art at the Center

Art Centres: Putting Art at the Center

The school was a previously disadvantaged school that was still {{feeding off}starving on the after-effects of Apartheid.  After some time at the school, I realized that many of my students (40+ per class) had no interest in art at all and had ended up taking the subject by default, when they had failed Biology class. Some of the other students were purposefully failing in order to stay in school for the free meal they received per day.

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