Healing Through the Arts

Healing Through the Arts is a pop-up, art workshop series, presented by the Women’s Community Center of Central Texas (WCC). The Center is working with various women’s arts groups in the Austin community, such as Hive Arts Collective, Colectiva Cósmica, and Ashé Arts Austin to provide healing within an arts context. The Women’s Community Center values nurturing the whole person, and balancing spiritual, mental, emotional, and physical needs.

Ashé Arts Austin, Sade Jones (center)

Ashé Arts Austin, Sade Jones (center)

Movement making

Relive the Golden Age with some dance moves from the 90s! This workshop is about celebrating the mind, body, and spirit outside of traditional gym. Instructor Sade Jones will guide you through the movements. Attend this workshop on July 15 from 1-3pm.

by Emily Beanblossom

by Emily Beanblossom

soap making

The first workshop is on April 8, and is about soap making from natural ingredients.

by Colectiva Cósmica

by Colectiva Cósmica

Collage making

This workshop is about collage making for positive affirmations. This workshop is part of the annual Women's Empowerment Conference on April 22, and included in your WE Con registration ticket. Attend this workshop during Session 2.

By Bronwyn Walls & Murphy Carter

By Bronwyn Walls & Murphy Carter

journal making

Marble your own journal, and take a writing workshop May 6 and 13, respectively. This two-part series will first cover marbling your own journal, and then learning to journal as resource to your own healing.

This project is supported in part by the Cultural Arts Division of the City of Austin Economic Development Department.