Experience handmade indigenous art including original paintings created by master Amazonian painters, handcrafted didgeridoos and drums, sacred tools and more!
Learn about the ways that the elemental energies of nature are manifested through the body and mind and become empowered to create the perfect alchemy for harmony, and a sense of communion with all life.
We will be making one-sided hand drums, using wooden frames made of maple, elk, buffalo or deer hide, and sinew. We will join together in a full day of ceremony, learn songs and create our sacred instruments.
By ascribing sacred meaning to forms, proportions and symbols, artists and craftspeople imbue and sanctify their creations. In this hands-on class we will explore sacred geometry in many forms.
In this meditative day workshop you will learn to how to draw animals according to the traditional Tibetan thangka tradition (scroll paintings of Buddhas and Mandalas).The animals that are depicted on thangkas are for example deer, yaks, fish, birds and peacocks.
During this evening workshop you will learn how to draw the Face of the Buddha according to the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.
We will gather over a two day period to paint a mural together in collaboration with Artolution. This mural will be a pictorial celebration of indigenous people of this earth.
Journey to places where indigenous communities practice ancient ceremonies and prayers, upholding traditions which have gone uninterrupted for thousands of years.
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SACRED ARTS RESEARCH FOUNDATION is a nonprofit organization that promotes and supports the preservation of sacred art traditions throughout the world through community initiatives, projects and interactive cultural and educational programs.
S.A.R.F strives to support the sacred arts by offering unique programming opportunities though a diverse curriculum of classes, workshops, community service, cultural exchange, transformational festivals, and the provision of funds and resources for artists. S.A.R.F supports those who create in the realms of visual arts, music, performance and healing arts.