Art & Nature


Meditative Art Journaling  – led by Irene Naested. NAESTED STUDIO, 1124 – 15TH ST. NW – www.irenenaested.com 8 – SATURDAYS, JAN. 13, 2018, 10:00 – 12:00 PM = $295.00 OR   – 8 – SUNDAYS, JAN. 14, 2018, 1:00 – 3:00 = $295.00 large art journal included plus art supplies provided during the sessions Please e-mail your registration request to inaested@gmail.com once confirmed please e-transfer the...

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Course participants will explore the theme of Flowers: The Botany of Desire, explored through paint, print, prose & poetry. The course will culminate with an anthology of participants’ art and writing, a book launch and talk, and a gallery exhibition of the work. These opportunities will give course participants a professional venue for exhibition and publication of their work. Some art supplies (various media) will be supplied....

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Stephanie Hrehirchuk, Children’s Book Author, lives in Calgary where she reads with her daughter, learns how to use technology from her son, plays gin rummy with her husband, and writes about the world outside her door and inside her imagination. Anna and the Earth Angel is Stephanie’s first children’s book. She has since published two others. Every print copy sold plants a tree. Follow the  growth of Anna’s...

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Spring Forest Qigong is an amazingly simple and profoundly powerful energy practice focused on health, healing and longevity.  It’s a moving meditation practice consisting of the elements of breath, visualization, simple postures/movements and sound to help you open your energy channels, transform any blockages and balance your energy.  With balanced energy you experience your optimal health, peace of mind, and happiness. Core Energy...

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Irene Naested is a visual artist, published author and director of Art, Nature & Meditation. Irene will be selling two of her art teaching books as well as some of her paintings in her newly completed art studio above a double car garage, overlooking downtown Calgary. Irene gleans from nature the elements and principles of composition as a pathway in becoming grounded. She approaches her teaching as a form of meditative art...

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At  “Art in the Garden Show” – Susanne Heaton – Faeryologist, will be showing and selling her book and reading “Faery Cards”. The show and sale will be held on Sunday, September 10th, 2017, from 10:00 – 4:00, in the Naested Garden and Studio, 1124 – 15th Street N.W. Calgary. Ab. Susanne will be among 30 artists, authors & musicians exhibiting and selling their work. Susanne Heaton,...

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