Making Things as Meditation
at Conscious Habitat, Warwick, NY
1-hr meetings to explore the benefits of making things
with simple materials.
Tuesdays starting Jan 15, 2018 1-2 pm
Max 10 people Register or Just Drop-In $20/hr
Protected time/space for taking small risks, following Curiosity, Adjusting Story; to kindle spiritual self-care; contact with the Creative Unconscious by offering casual opportunities to
explore In, Down and Out. Based on Daniel Mack’s ongoing
work, The Casual Alchemist
What a Meeting might look like:
10+ minutes Lightwood Day’s theme/focus to prompt
Making, eg "fragments,, Haiku casual, lunar, indirect"
Object: examples of Matter into Meaning
eg nkisi, transart, bowl anima/weakness
5+ minutes Explore Materials/Tools of Day with Dan
Choose activity by answering: What do you need TODAY?
Something Collective? Cooperative? Introspective? Fast/slow
30+ minutes Making, from Sticks, String, Bones, Shells Figures, Tools,
Marking 5x7 watercolor with dirt, cards, acc bks, feathers, reeds
Making: add to Deck of cards, add to Burlap, Rubbing of Place
5+ minutes Wrap-up and possibilities for HomePlay