Time & Location
Aug 12, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
A Resin to Play, 16200 Euclid Ave, East Cleveland, OH 44112, USA
About the Event
Art therapy with resin is an innovative and expressive approach to therapeutic healing, using resin as the primary medium for artistic exploration. This program is designed to provide individuals with a safe and supportive space to engage in creative expression, self-discovery, and emotional processing through the unique properties of resin art. Participants will be guided by Stacy Ward-Braxton, owner and artist of A Resin to Play, who are trained to facilitate the therapeutic process, making it suitable for individuals of all ages and backgrounds seeking personal growth, healing, and emotional release.
- Emotional Expression: Participants will use resin art as a means of expressing their emotions, thoughts, and inner experiences, providing a non-verbal outlet for self-expression.
- Stress Reduction: Engaging in the creative process with resin can be meditative and calming, helping participants reduce stress and anxiety.
- Self-Exploration: Art therapy with resin allows individuals to delve into their subconscious mind, gaining insights into their emotions, needs, and desires.
- Coping Mechanisms: Participants will learn healthy coping mechanisms as they channel their emotions and experiences into their art.
- Empowerment and Self-Esteem: Creating meaningful and visually appealing artwork with resin can boost self-confidence and feelings of empowerment.
- Artistic Guidance: Stacy will lead sessions, introducing participants to various resin art techniques and helping them discover their unique artistic style.
- Emotional Support: Members of My Sister's Keeper will provide a safe and non-judgmental environment where participants can freely express themselves and explore their feelings.
- Group and Individual Sessions: The program will incorporate both group and one-on-one sessions, allowing participants to benefit from collective experiences and personalized attention.
- Theme-Based Art Projects: Each session may focus on different themes or emotions, guiding participants to explore various aspects of their lives and emotions through resin art.
- Art Reflection and Processing: After each art-making session, there will be time for participants to reflect on their artwork and discuss their feelings, thoughts, and experiences with Stacy and the group.
- Mindfulness and Relaxation Techniques: Mindfulness practices may be integrated into the sessions to enhance self-awareness and relaxation.
- Art Exhibition and Celebration: At the conclusion of the program, participants will have the opportunity to name their artwork, celebrating their creative achievements and growth.
Materials: Participants will have access to various resin art materials, including resin, pigments, molds, canvas, and other tools required for the art-making process. However, material provided is based on the project of the day.
- Improved emotional regulation and expression
- Enhanced self-awareness and insight
- Stress reduction and relaxation
- Increased self-confidence and self-esteem
- Stronger coping skills and emotional resilience
- Sense of belonging and support from the group
Art therapy with resin offers a transformative journey of self-discovery and emotional healing through the power of creativity. This program provides a unique opportunity for individuals to explore their inner world, process emotions, and develop essential life skills in a nurturing and encouraging environment. Whether dealing with specific emotional challenges or simply seeking personal growth, art therapy with resin can be a powerful and rewarding experience for all participants.
For more information, visit AResintoPlay.com.