The Painting Experience: Awakening the Creative
Stewart Cubley is coauthor of the acclaimed book Life, Paint and Passion: Reclaiming the Magic of Spontaneous Expression. Originally a scientist, Stewart has traveled throughout the world to facilitate groups in accessing the potential within…
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Tap into an extraordinary resource: the vibrant, driving force of your own creative spirit. Painting has the power to awaken a wild vein of passion that will not go back to sleep. Using the simple tools of a brush, paper, and paint, the Painting Experience invites you on a personal journey of daring and discovery in a safe environment, with the support of Stewart Cubley and his experienced staff.
In this workshop, everyone is a beginner. You’re welcome even if you’ve never picked up a paintbrush. The goal is free expression, with an emphasis on the creative process rather than technique or expertise. This is an opportunity to embark on the greatest of all human adventures—embracing your own path and confidently following it.
Recommended reading Michele Cassou and Stewart Cubley, Life, Paint and Passion (Tarcher).
Note Tuition includes all materials. This program qualifies for CECs for social workers and marriage and family therapists through the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, and nurses through the California Board of Registered Nursing. For more information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
- room & meals pricing
9:00 am–5:00 pm, Monday–Friday
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Choice of Accommodations
Rates below reflect total housing costs for all program nights.
The dorms allow for 5–22 people per room, and offer simple bunk beds and nearby hall bathrooms.
- Standard Rooms
- $565 and up
These spare and peaceful rooms measure 8' x 12' and include a double or queen-size bed or platform twin beds.
- Standard Plus Rooms
- $860 and up
These quiet rooms are perfect for those who want a real retreat, and include simple décor, a double or queen-size bed, or twin beds.Learn More