c. JW 2001 pencil, black paper

Art as a Celebration of the Heart!

Mohawk Valley Artists' Guild


Mandala means sacred circle  in Sanskrit.  Mandalas are visionary tools for meditation in many cultures including Hindu, Buddhist, and Navajo. Psychologically, circles provide a supportive space for transformation and individuation. They represent healing and wholeness.

Effortlessly manifest your own radiant mandala thru a visionary process combining meditation, movement, ritual, sacred sound & simple drawing techniques.  (No prior art experience is necessary!)


Tuesday Aug. 8, 6:45 -9 PM                             Wednesday Aug. 9, 10 AM – 5PM

Experiential Introduction and Slide Show                                                               Workshop in Portola (directions   once  registered)
Including   many  students’ mandalas                                                                    
 Members -$50; Guests -$70. Register by July 25

At Mohawk Resource Center, corner of Highways 70 & 89                     Late registration, add $20
                                                                                                 Includes $15 of art materials.   

to your innate creative potential; enliven your senses and embody your natural state of delight.

Release self-limiting patterns and beliefs.  Access new levels of intuitive guidance.

In the intimacy of a small group, you will receive and allow your own unique luminous vision to manifest on black paper with white and colored pencils. All spiritual traditions honored. Enjoy heart-centered play and inner peace!


Julia Weaver, MFT, BFA, has 20 years experience incorporating the arts as a healing modality, and is an
exhibiting and widely collected visionary artist.
Since 1996, she has offered The Artist’s Way & Celebration
of the Heart-Mandala
workshops for adults and children in her studio in
Northern California and across the
, as well as dolphin swim retreats in Hawaii. Her adult workshops were featured in New Age Journals Body
 and Soul (spring 2001). She also uses the mandala process as a creative consultant with non-profit
organizations.  She is a licensed psychotherapist and is available for psychotherapy or consultation sessions by
Her mandalas have been published as limited edition prints and cards. www.MandalaWeaver.com

*Highly recommended reading, Mandala: Luminous Symbols for Healing, Judith Cornell, Ph.D.


For more information contact Susan Wilson @ (530) 832-0494 or Julia @ (415) 455-5989 



NAME ____________________________     PHONE _____________________


Member Y  N (circle). Make check payable to MVAG for *$50 for members or $70 for non-member.

Amount enclosed $ ________Send to Box 21, Graeagle, CA 96103 by July 25. Late registration, add $20.