CPL 02 -Healing Creatively - Finding Joy in Attention to Color, Texture & Dimension

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By Wise Well Women, Inc. and Nanette Saylor. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

What if engaging in any form of creative pursuit could heal your life? Today's guest, Artist Gail Butters Cohen, discovered the healing power of art in mid-life. “Creativity sparks some beauty and life within me that was not there otherwise” - she says. Her self-expression unleashed, she is constantly creating, finding joy in spite of chronic, debilitating pain. Learn how Gail's unique training at UF Arts in Medicine Program informs her work today and how she discovered the joy of Happy Accidents. Are there creatures in your clouds? There are in Gail's! Experiencing artist's block? Listen in as Gail shares how she gains strength and inspiration through favorite rituals. online forums and intuitive art instructors. Looking for more? Gail has an invitation for you, created especially for women who are homebound so you can create in comfort. Join her in the Creative HeARths & Healing Circle and follow us on the HeARThlife Circle Playshops Video Series.

Curious about something you'd like to hear us discuss? Questions? Send an email to nanette@wisewellwomen.com. Join other like-spirited creatives in the Conscious Creators Cafe on Facebook.

Rediscover your creative nature, learn to play more and reignite your passion for life! Visit CreatePlayLive.com for more.

GUEST PROFILE:

Gail Butters Cohen, Visual Artist and Healing Arts Facilitator

REFERENCES:

The Art of Play by Joan Stanford Morning Pages - The Artist's Way - Julia Cameron

Creative Hearths + Healing Circle Facebook Group

HeARThlife Circle Playshops

Shands Hospital Arts in Medicine Program

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