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Introduction to Art Therapy

March 3 @ 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until 17 March, 2020

Using creative techniques such as painting, drawing, sculpture etc., Art Therapy allows people to express themselves artistically and with the help of an Art Therapist, examine the psychological and emotional undercurrents.

This course will help students develop a deeper understanding of Art Therapy, including the foundations, how it is applied, and important considerations when practicing it.

Classes will be taught experienced Art Therapist Marcela and will be presented in a lecture style and with strong practical elements.

A minimum deposit of 25% must be paid before 5th February to secure a place in this course.

Date: Tuesday, 11th February – 17th March (6 weeks)
Time: 12.30pm – 3.00pm
Where: Castlemaine Community House, 30 Templeton Street.
Cost: $80. (full) / $65. (Conc. or Early Bird Discount. EBD available until 25th January)

Tutor: Marcela Olea (AThR) – Art Therapist & Sculptor.

As a trained Experiential & Creative Arts practitioner Marcela believes the creative arts can be an essential component for enriching our lives.

After completing a Master of Arts in Experiential and Creative Arts Practice and a Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, her artistic practice took shape in 2013, forming her own private practice CreativeCels.

As an art therapist, Marcela offers art making workshops in group or individual settings for a range of participants.She sits alongside participants facilitating an arts based inquiry process seeking meaning and understanding through a variety of creative ways.

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March 3
12:30 pm - 3:00 pm


Castlemaine Community House
30 Templeton Street
Castlemaine, Victoria 3450 Australia
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(03) 5472 4842