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Healing Journey

June 30, 2023 @ 10:00 am - July 7, 2023 @ 1:30 pm


An Inner Journey of  Self Discovery and Transformation

"The Passage" Sandra Bierman

June 30 – July 7 2023

A skillfully and lovingly facilitated journey into the depths of your heart and the heights of your Soul.

The creative process is intrinsically healing, and as we follow the messages of Spirit we are led home.

All the modalities of the arts …painting, poetry, clay, collage, music,  movement, dance & theater, etc., become portals of exploration, leading us to the deep, authentic center within our own Being.

Dana's wonderwoman

Creative process opens a deep connection with your soul and spirit.

In this unique course, you will be guided in a process that is carefully crafted to fully open your creative channel and access a state of high vibration creative flow.  What emerges is a spectacular miracle in the soul’s long journey – an expansive opening into joy, light and freedom.

At the beginning of the week you are led in various processes ~ Energy Flow Painting, Spirit and Soul Collage, Moving Meditation and other ‘sparkings’ that initiate the Transformative Journey.

As the week progresses, each person is guided to follow their own inner thread- some work with clay, some with painting, others with collage, mask & costume making, etc.  Each person will do exactly what is right for them and the Divine orchestrates the process brilliantly! 

Invoking the presence of the Divine, we are guided in a profound inner process of healing and soul awakening.  We come to the fountainhead of our creative power, in alignment with our Divine Source. In this magical territory, synchronicities abound. Deep alchemical changes take place. 

“This was so much more than I expected, I have truly been transformed” GH  USA

“I found the treasures of my own soul.  My life will never be the same”  TLD  Italy

“What a profound experience of inner awakening! I feel truly alive for the first time in years”LH Austria

Dana is a world class teacher whose work belongs on the global stage.”   SMG  USA

“Dana is a gifted midwife of creativity. If you are ready to be born again- with aliveness, with passion, with authenticity…then it is time for you to come to her course.”  AJ  France



Creative embodiment opens the channel to the vitality and wisdom of the soul, and this catalyzes profound positive change in all areas of our lives.

The week includes instruction, close personal guidance and skillfully guided creative process work within an intimate group.  Morning and afternoon class sessions plus open studio time, sharing circles and special evening activities.










Tuition includes all art materials

All basic materials will be provided including drawing & paint paper, canvas, chalk & oil pastels, tempera and acrylic paint, brushes, painting tools, water bottles & jars, glue, glitter & glitzy accoutrements, collage magazines and papers (tissue paper, vellum, colored construction paper, etc.), scissors, glue, yarn, clay and clay tools, plaster, 3D sculptural materials, beads, feathers, shells, sewing machine and other construction tools.  Students may also bring additional supplies (such as canvas and specialty paints).  

NOTE: This intensive course is designed for students who have taken several courses in the Transformative Arts Method.  This course requires approval by program director Dana Lynne Andersen. Please write info (at) awakeningartsacademy.com

Dana Lynne AndersenDana Lynne Andersen is a multi-modality artist with a Master’s Degree in Consciousness Studies (JFKU). A pioneer in the field of Art & Consciousness, she has taught and exhibited internationally.  She is the founding Director of Awakening Arts Academy (USA) and Arte Spirito; the Academy of Art, Creativity & Consciousness (Italy) and founder of the Transformative Arts Method and Certification Program.

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Where: Arte Spirito: The Academy of Art, Creativity, and Consciousness near Assisi,  Italy      

When:  June 30 – July 7 2023

Investment:  $ 850 Tuition  includes all materials

Contact: info (at) awakeningartsacademy.com

If you are interested in lodging nearby there are two options within walking distance.
Ananda Yoga & Meditation Retreat
Arcobaleno Agriturismo (Bed & Breakfast)


Arte Spirito in Assisi, Italy
Via Montecchio, 61
Nocera Umbra, Perugia I-06025 Italy
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