DEBORAH’S UPCOMING PUBLIC WORKSHOPS & EVENTS
Deborah has followed her calling to share Touch Drawing, presenting workshops at numerous conferences and educational institutions. She has a unique way of holding space for people to dive deep into their souls. Integrating expressive arts modalities such as movement, group vocalizing, and writing, she crafts each workshop as a transformative experience. Deborah generates a sacred sound field during drawing sessions with her voice, drum, chimes and crystal bowls.
More about Deborah’s workshop
Twice Monthly Sacred Sound Baths on Whidbey island and occasionally other locations
Find out more about Deborah’s Sound Baths
• Tuesday December 11 at Healing Circles in Langley
• Wednesday December 19 at Aldermarsh in Clinton date to be confirmed
• Sunday March 31 in the Los Angeles area, 6-8pm. Contact Rana Wilson
Thursday November 1 – Wednesday November 7 in Toronto, Ontario Canada
Parliament of the World’s Religions
Deborah will be Interpretive Artist at this major international event.
Find out more about the 2018 Parliament
Check back soon to see the 175 Touch Drawings Deborah created during the Parliament
December 8 on Whidbey Island, Washington
A Day of Touch Drawing
A time to delve into your soul and be nourished from within. We meet in Deer Lagoon Grange in Langley, a historic community center that has hosted many beautiful days of Touch Drawing.
Time: 10am – 5:30pm
Cost: $95 includes Touch Drawing materials for the day plus beverages and light snacks
Bring: Lunch to eat in the dining area, old shirt or smock, writing journal and something to lay down upon
Find out more and register
February 28 – March 3 in Berkeley, California
Gazing into an Inner Mirror Through Touch Drawing
International Expressive Art Therapy Association Conference
Deborah will give a post-conference workshop on Sunday, March 3 from 12:30-5:00.
You do not have to attend the conference to join us for this Touch Drawing experience.
Cost: $79 plus $10 materials fee
Find out about the workshop and register
Find out more about the conference
March 8 – 10 in Rowe Massachusetts
A weekend of Touch Drawing at Rowe Center
This beloved retreat center has hosted Deborah’s workshops for many years. We meet in a historic village chapel for a soulful creative retreat. It just opened for registration. This weekend will fill so don’t wait until the last minute. .
Find out more and register
March 28 – 31 in Los Angeles, California
Expressive Therapies Summit LA
Deborah will offer two half-day workshops in collaboration with Shemaya Blauer. Come to either or both. CE credits available.
Find out more about the LA Summit
Sunday evening March 31 in Los Angeles, California
Sacred Sound Bath
Deborah creates a deep resonant field with gemstone crystal bowls and her evocative vocals.
Contact Rana Wilson to be notified of the details
April 9-13 in Boulder, Colorado
Conference on World Affairs – University of Colorado Boulder
Deborah will be Interpretive Artist throughout the conference. She will also speak on panels and possibly offer a workshop and/or Sound Bath. Details to be confirmed.
Find out more about the Conference on World Affairs
April 14 in Boulder or Denver
A Day of Touch Drawing
Contact us if you want to be notified when details are confirmed.
June 27 – July 1 at Skalitude in Twisp, Washington
Fairy and Human Relations Congress
This is the most highly respected gathering of people who explore ways of communication with other realms of life. Deborah is Interpretive Artist throughout the event, and co-facilitates the Friday and Saturday evening group rituals. She will offer a Sacred Sound Bath Saturday evening.
Find out more about Fairy Congress
July 14 – 19, 2019 on Whidbey Island, Washington (Possible addition of July 20)
22nd Annual Touch Drawing Gathering
This intensive retreat is designed to support you in a journey through expanding fields of awareness from personal, to interpersonal, and transpersonal. With Touch Drawing at the heart of each day, Deborah weaves deep sharing, vocalizing, movement and writing practice for a sacred expressive arts experience. Time in silence and nature balances the rich sense of creative community. People travel from all over for this signature event each year. The Gathering provides the deepest experience of Touch Drawing. If you are in a position to bring Touch Drawing into your area of expertise, you are particularly encouraged to attend. Mark your calendar. Not yet open for registration.
Find out more about the Gathering
Other events are still in process of being arranged.
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Deborah is currently focusing on options for presenting live video Touch Drawing webinars. She is open to creating a live video workshop with a group you bring together.
Contact us if you are interested
Do Touch Drawing anywhere, anytime, by yourself or with family, friends and colleagues
You can begin Touch Drawing using educational media (digital downloads available) & materials kits.
Buy educational media and art materials
Contact The Center for Touch Drawing or call 360-221-5745.