Sunday, May 02, 2010

tranquility du jour #184: creativity awakenings

Bonjour. Welcome to the 184th edition of Tranquility du Jour: A Guide to Bringing Tranquility to your Every Day. Today’s show features happenings and musings on creativity awakenings with Sheri Gaynor.

Workshops + Retreats: Consider joining moi for a week long Yoga Lifestyle Retreat in lush Costa Rica May 29-June 5, a Tranquilista Retreat at Kripalu July 5-9, Denver workshops July 16-17, and a Yoga Retreat in India November 12-21.

Featured Tranquilista: Sheri Gaynor Artist, author and facilitator of women's dreams, Sheri Gaynor is a Transformational Life Coach, Licensed Psychotherapist and Registered Expressive Arts Therapist.

Her book Creative Awakenings: Envisioning the life of your dreams through art, was released by North Light Books in March 2009 to 5-Star reader reviews and is currently available on

The book takes readers on a creative and contemplative adventure and supports them in awakening their creative potential, so they can step boldly into an empowered and passionate life. Creative Awakenings also features essays and art by 12 nationally known artists who engaged in the EnVision Art of Intention process.

Sheri has been leading women to creative success for almost 20 years. She does this through her companies Creative Awakenings and Feisty Females™ Coaching and Consulting, offering women individual coaching and on-going creative expression workshops and retreats.

Savvy Sources:

Book: Creative Awakenings: Envisioning the Life of Your Dreams Through Art

How can you play with creative expression this week?

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1 comment:

Ashley said...

Wow. I think I've found my new role model (in addition to you Kimberly.) What an inspiring interview! MERCI to both of you incredible women!