Artmonk Experience with Mayfield Senior School Conservatory in Italy

Posted by on Apr 14, 2012 in Art Monastery Italia, Blog, News, Youth | No Comments
Artmonk Experience with Mayfield Senior School Conservatory in Italy

We had a great day running the Artmonk Experience for Mayfield Senior School Conservatory and Incantato Tours on April 9! We brought in Julia Pond from London for the weekend to help us run the show. We began the day with Lectio Divina, the ancient monastic practice of reading a sacred text “listening with the […]

Master Class with Mayfield Conservatory & Incantato Tours

Posted by on Apr 7, 2012 in Art Monastery Italia, Blog, News, Youth | No Comments
Master Class with Mayfield Conservatory & Incantato Tours

I was delighted to teach a two-hour visual art master class on April 6. The wonderful Sandra Weinacht, head honcho of Incantato Tours, organized this on behalf of Mayfield Conservatory. I presented my work to this remarkably attentive and open-hearted seven American girls in a conference room of their hotel in Rieti. I explained how […]

Give the Gift of Inspiration – Lizzy’s story

Posted by on Dec 26, 2011 in Blog, News, Youth | No Comments

    Help the Art Monastery touch volunteers like Lizzy Laurance! Give the gift of inspiration by making a donation to the Art Monastery.         Lizzy Laurance   Volunteer Art Monastery Italia Summer 2011 Nationality United Kingdom Current home Brighton (UK) Occupation Student at University of Sussex (English Literature) Interests Music ~ […]

Art Monastery Youth Gathering

Posted by on Jun 23, 2009 in Youth | No Comments

When I got back to Calvi on June 2, I knew that I was going to teach some dance for a youth workshop that would be running the next two weeks. I felt fine about that-youth are fine, dancing is fine, it was all fine. What I wasn’t prepared for was the giant blast of […]