Entries by G Goodrich

Kintsugi Kindred Spirits Ceremony

Nine beautiful souls came together in the Down to Earth Studio yesterday for a deep celebration of “Kintsugi – Breaking and Mending – Where Grief, Gratitude and Beauty Coexist.” I so love facilitating this ceremony. The energy of this gathering was palpable – each woman sharing her story, her love, her broken heart – and, you […]

Musings from an Art Doula

In the past I jokingly referred to myself an art doula when explaining my role in teaching and facilitating. “I’m sort of a birthing doula for artists,” I’d say, “encouraging and supporting them through the process.” Then, I realized it’s not a joke. I AM an art doula! I am there by your side to […]

Gratitude for the Top 10 Gifts of 2018 !

First of all, thank you for joining me on this creative journey. Thank you for reading my newsletters, coming to my art and SoulCollage(r) workshops, and for buying my art. Because of you, I have had an amazing 2018. And because of you, I am able to fulfill my heart’s desire to make art and […]

Kintsugi for SoulCollage®

At the September SoulCollage® gatherings in The Down to Earth Studio, we took the concept of Kintsugi, finding beauty in broken things (What is Kintsugi?), and applied it to SoulCollage®. The results were stunning, both visually and in the way it opened up our hearts and souls for deeper connection with one another. It still […]

The Earth Says Much to Those Who Listen

I have a wall hanging in my home that says “The earth says much to those who listen,” and I believe it’s true because I’ve experienced it through many hours spent in intimacy with the natural world, listening and paying attention. If you stop and think about it, you probably have too. When you look […]

Solstice Soul Renewal Retreat at Breitenbush Hot Springs

 “The highest calling for a human being is to be a soul friend for another” Brigit of Ireland 5th Century.   That’s exactly how it was for nineteen women who came together with open minds and hearts to explore the magical imagery of SoulCollage® at the Breitenbush Hot Springs SoulCollage® retreat. We spent time together […]