Icon Retreat

Holy Cross Monastery

In order to facilitate a deeper immersion in the prayer and rhythm of the monastic community, workshop sessions will begin at 8 AM so that students may attend Holy Eucharist at 9. After the Eucharist, the workshop continues until Vespers at 5 PM (with 1-hour lunch break at noon and one or two short breaks …
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HeartSong: Building Communities of Practice

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Ana Hernandez HeartSong is the workshop where we practice deep listening to facilitate relationships across lines of difference, find/build our collective voice,  and enable us to step into the flow of the larger community. Learn to play together and be transformed. Say “Yes!” to the Spirit, walk in love, leave fear and judgement …
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An Introduction to Celtic Illuminated Letters

Holy Cross Monastery

Led By: Sadelle Wiltshire Join us in a hands-on exploration of the mysteries of drawing Illuminated Celtic Letters, step by step. These beautiful knotted forms are EASIER TO DRAW than the ancient manuscripts of Kells, Lindisfarne and others might lead you to believe, and can be another way to connect with the inner spirit through drawing. …
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Explore Your Voice and Express Your Self for the Sake of the World

Kirkridge Retreat Center

A Journey of the Soul Through Sound, Song, Art, and Activism Retreat Are you longing to ‘Find your Voice’ to speak on matters of the heart and soul? Are you craving a playful encounter with beauty and community through song sharing and art-making? Are you seeking a safe place to work through a creative block, …
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