Southwestern College Santa Fe, NM
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Moving into the House: A Metaphor for the Incarnation of Soul

08/22/2013 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

| $3 – $40

According to anthroposophy, (Rudolf Steiner’s view of humanity) young children’s drawings reflect their journey from the spiritual to the earthly realm. Cross-culturally, all children begin drawing with a scribble and then over time produce a circle, then a square and finally around age five, a triangle. The square and triangle are then combined to form a house. These basic shapes are an expression of the child’s spiritual consciousness from being at one with everything to developing a sense of self as a separate soul in an earthly home. Through meditation and art making, participants can experience how these basic archetypal shapes connect us all to the spiritual realm. No previous art-making experience is needed.

John_Deborah.jpgDeborah John, Ph.D., ATR-BC, LPAT, has worked with many different populations using art as a means of expression and healing. Her experience includes using art therapy with psychiatric patients, trauma victims, troubled youth, and grieving elementary school students. Deborah is a member of SWC’s art therapy faculty.

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2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$3 – $40
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Southwestern College Campus
3960 San Felipe Rd.
Santa Fe, NM 87507 United States
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