Mindfulness Sessions

Jan 19, 2017, 12pm Jan 26, 2017, 12pm
Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain. Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit hov.org/mindfulness.   Mindfulness Sessions are weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occurs, session will be held inside the Wolfswinkel Education Center

Make It!

Jan 25, 2017, 3:30pm
The Art of Fashion   Explore the art of garment making with atypical materials. Check out Eye on Fashion: The Kelly Ellman Collection for inspiration and create your own weaving project with artist Giovana Aviles!   Giovana Aviles is a Mexican born artist based in Arizona. She creates garments out of paper, rubber and plastic.  The fusion of fashion, design and art are important components in Giovana’s work as she seeks to tell stories of empowerment and community.     Make It! is a monthly drop-in, family-friendly, hands on art-making activity for all. Each month features a different activity inspired by objects in the Museum’s collection or current exhibitions. Each month also features co... (View more)

Arts Integrations & Appetizers for Educators

Feb 1, 2017, 5:30pm Mar 1, 2017, 5:30pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
A professional development series for educators Wednesdays, 5:30-7:30pm Discover techniques for integrating art history & art looking into your classroom curriculum. Hear from local arts and education professionals, enjoy special tours of Museum exhibitions, network while enjoying hands-on learning in a fun, casual atmosphere – with snacks!  Free for Museum members/ $10 for non-members: includes resources, appetizers & Museum admission. Purchase an Educator Membership for $45 and attend all 8 Arts Integration + Appetizers events & visit the Museum as often as you like, for FREE. Pre-registration required, spaces are limited. RSVP here. Contact michelle.sparks@phxart.org for information about being one of the e... (View more)

Mindfulness Sessions

Feb 2, 2017, 12pm Feb 9, 2017, 12pm 2 More Engagement(s) Available
Scientific studies show the art of Mindfulness can relieve anxiety, depression, pain, and stress and actually change the way you feel, think, work and play by opening new pathways in the brain. Learn how to focus on the present and live in the moment. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction was developed at the University of Massachusetts Medical School in 1979 by physicist Jon Kabat-Zinn. To learn more about Hospice of the Valley Mindfulness classes or to register, call (602) 530-6900 or visit hov.org/mindfulness.   Mindfulness Sessions are weekly, rain or shine, at the Dorrance Sculpture Garden. If excessive heat or rain occurs, session will be held inside the Wolfswinkel Education Center

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