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Get Crafty Mini Retreat - ONLY $60 & first 10 bookings receive FREE gift!
We welcome you to come join us on this fun, Crafty Corner Mini retreat. We often find ourselves at this time of the year a little exhausted from the fast pace of life, the changes of weather seasons. Do you feel like some time to just relax, listen to some nice music, candles burning and escape from the noises of life? I think it is time to put yourself first and come along for some 'you time'. No phone, no pressures or responsibilities, just a nice space to rest, recharge and enjoy some CREATIVE TIME. This retreat has been designed to offer you some relaxation and creation time with a very affordable price. NOTE: This event is a part of our fellow meetup site Girl Time Tribe and is also being offered to Gold Coast Creative Connection members Early Bird Price (if booked and paid by 10th January 2019.) is ONLY $60 and you will also receive an FREE gift of a Colouring Art pack (which includes and 1 adult colouring in book and textas)! After the Early Bird price this event is $99 THIS RETREAT WILL INCLUDE: ❤ Colouring Art pack (**for first 10 bookings!) ❤ Learn how to make beaded bracelets - you will make and take home 2 bracelets ❤ Learn how to make beaded key chain - you will make and take home 1 keychain ❤ Creating a clay jewellery or trinket pot - you will take home 1 clay trinket pot ❤ Yummy light lunch & refreshments ❤ Beautiful music, lots of fun and much more! LIMITED SPOTS ARE AVAILABLE Due to the nature of this event LIMITED SPOTS are available so book your spot as first in first served. RSVP AND PAYMENTS: RSVP's will close on 20th January 2019.. Your spot is ONLY confirmed with payment (payment link below) and you will receive an email with all details once confirmed. NOTE: The early bird price is only available for payments made prior to 10th January 2019.. After this date the price will increase to $99. PLEASE BRING: ❤ A bottle of water ❤ A note pad and pen in case you wish to take notes We look forward to sharing a lovely relaxing day with you soon. Much love Triada & Co x WE CAN'T WAIT FOR YOU TO JOIN AT THIS EVENT!!! PLEASE NOTE: A minimum of 8 confirmed people are required for this event to go ahead. If for some reason this event is cancelled due to low numbers, a refund is made.

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Respond by: 03/02/2019

What we're about

This is a group for people who love being creative in all of its forms. Writing, sketching, painting, theatre, video-graphy or photography, mosaics, music, you name it.

Are you ready to discover what you can do? Discover something new?

Why is creativity important in everyday life?

It not only makes life infinitely interesting and fulfilling however it has been shown that creative people are more inventive, imaginative, more able to problem-solve, create, and communicate.

We often think about creativity as making something, but in fact the root meaning of the word means ‘to grow’.

I spent over 15 years working as a Senior Leader in the government/corporate world, and have also spent many years practising behavioural psychology both within a clinical and training environment and I know first hand how much growth and expansion can occur personally and professionally by embracing our creative side.

The last 18 months have been challenging for me, having worked in a fast pace and challenging industry my body decided to come to a halt. I was hospitalised off and on for several months, I lost my speech (a pretty difficult obstacle when you have spent over 28 years as a presenter and speaker), and noticed a range of other challenges but throughout this ordeal, there was one thing that I enjoyed the most, being creative.

Whilst in hospital and on the couch convalescing, I painted, I beaded, I created dream catchers, I undertook automatic and creative writing, I took up photography, I created sand mandala's, I coloured in, and so much more. I have spent over 15 years teaching Mindfulness, yet here I was living it each day, just in another way!

We have a growing group of people who have been asking for a space to meet, and enjoy workshops and social events that engage our creative nature, so here we are.

From craft and cocktail nights, to calligraphy and origami, jewellery making, scrap-booking, natural soap and candle making, from crochet and knitting classes, painting, art classes, music, creative writing and more - there is something for everyone!

Our light-hearted, and super fun get together's will help group members get in touch with their creative side as well as the inner workings of their minds, to create and stir intention, motivation, passion, relationships and self acceptance through art & creativity.

We are a loving and welcoming group, and there is no experience required, just bring along your willingness to relax into whatever you are learning or doing.

All art skill levels welcome! We hope that you will come out and support the amazing things our community offers and enjoy many Creative Connection Times.

Ps: please also let us know what you creative activities that you are interested in or of any skills that you could possibly share and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Trudy, Skye & the Creative Connection Team xx


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