Kabir and The Dove

Kabir was standing at the back of the group critiquing my paintings. I’d never seen him before. He waited until the others left to speak with me about my work, and after all these years what he said remains a powerful reason to paint. Someone mirroring the truth...

Better than Brainstorming

Better than Brainstorming Posted on October 4, 2017 by Dr Suzanne Moss An Alternative to Brainstorming may also help prevent Burnout by Dr Suzanne Moss I’ve recently edited this article. It was first published on LinkedIn 12th April, 2017   Just to put you in the...

New Mexico was beautiful!

Dear Friends, I hope you’ve been able to enjoy our few classic Autumn days… It’s certainly getting chilly in the studio at this time when the air con is off and the heaters not on yet. Much has happened. I had a trip to San Francisco for a...

On creative thinking

Hello, and I hope you’re going well… Here’s something different for you above – a photo from the farm where I grew up in south-western New South Wales. Taken from the front of the house-yard, I was there just before Christmas. The skies seem so...

Complimentary sessions available

I’ve received a lot of support when I’ve posted about my courses and retreat in Florence and I’m really grateful – thank you! We had a wonderful time in April this year on my 15 night retreat “Love your Creativity in Florence, City of Creative...

it’s about time…

To be honest, I feel like walking over to the shops and buying some chocolate! Hang on just a minute…ok, I’m back, and with a nice cup of chai. Now, this post is long overdue… A few things are happening. I’ve been doing some research...

Big events, and coming home

This last month, the world has seemingly shifted by more degrees than usual. Sometimes there are big shifts – a bomb lands, or the earth is fracked – the same thing really except with one we see the devastation and repercussions, and the other we...

News about the Florence Retreat

Welcome to my newsletter! It has been such a pleasure to connect with you, either through my courses, your courses, groups, via email or website – thank you for your interest and much more than that…most of you have been so supportive and kind. I often feel...

Spring series…

A remarkable month has ended with the completion of the Spring series of Level 1 Meditative Art Courses. It was an honour to work with everyone who attended. The Beechworth course turned into a retreat because we all stayed over! Generously hosted by the Flanagans in...