Sunday, April 16th -- Dream Life Artist Salon
with Shauna Cummins
The Dream Life Artist Salon will explore the connections and processes of 'trance' state and creativity. Drawing on inspiration from the hypnosis, channeling and dreaming techniques used by artists, writers and royalty throughout the ages from the ancient Egyptian sleeping temples to the Victorian and Surrealist Artist Salons to enhance creativity and healing.
The workshop will consist of a brief performance by a guest artist, followed by the discussion about their creative process, a guided hypnosis trance and an automatic writing/drawing salon, where we will write and draw in a meditative state, we will explore the techniques and parlor tricks used by surrealist and victorian hypnosis salons to engage and explore tools of hypnosis, mentalism, ancestral memory and akashic records as powerful tools for increased self-awareness and creative flow.
$40 pre-register | $45 day of
Shauna Cummins is a hypnosis practitioner and Intermediate artist. She is the founder of Trance and Creativity, a performance workshop series dedicated to exploring the boundaries between the creative process and the healing state. As a board certified hypnotist, she creates interactive workshops and individual sessions utilizing hypnosis as a powerful tool for healing, creativity, and change. Her formal education is in Literature and as a hypnotist, she utilizes a powerful therapeutic method of language and sound, communicating with the subconscious in a way that works to transform old habits and behaviors into new, beneficial ones.