This ten day retreat includes time at the Buddhist Retreat Center in Ixopo where we get to spend time with the people of Woza Moya, the magnificent animals of the African bushveld and an immersion in African art at the AmmaZulu African Palace. While in the Game Reserve we will have the opportunity to go on game drives each morning and afternoon in open Land Cruisers with our own game ranger. The reserve is host to lion, elephant, rhino, leopard and buffalo.
Creative Workshops & Retreats
Join Catherine for a creative pilgrimage to Ireland or Italy, or attend a creative workshop with her in NC, VA, OR or NM.
Your Mythic Story as a Portal to Possibility: Listening Yourself into Being with SoulCollage® and the Labyrinth
Using SoulCollage® and the labyrinth as creative guides, this five-day retreat will give you tools to listen deeply for what your Soul wants for you.
Experience this creative pilgrimage of inner and outer discovery on the magical island of Iona, Scotland through contemplative photography, SoulCollage®, the labyrinth and mindful walking.
SoulCollage® and the Labyrinth are both tools for self-discovery and soul-alignment, as well as ways to quiet your mind and access your inner knowing.
In this retreat on Lake Superior, WI, we will allow the beauty of our natural surroundings to inspire us as we explore the connection between mindfulness and photography and make photographs with our senses and our soul.
Join us on a pilgrimage of creative pleasure and discovery in Portugal in the spring! Our inspiring blend of photography, journaling, word-play, poetry, SoulCollage®, and labyrinth activities will encourage you to access the full vibrancy of your creative soul as we explore the wild and beautiful coastline, visit Lisbon, Cascais and Sintra, eat fabulous food and connect with the real Portugal which most tourists never experience.
A Veriditas Pilgrimage at Ghost Ranch, New Mexico with The Rev. Dr. Lauren Artress and Catherine. Bring your camera and learn to see the world in a new way!
Let the labyrinth and the SoulCollage® process guide you to self-discovery in this one-day soul-nourishing workshop.
Join Catherine and Laurie Nadel, author of “The Five Gifts: Discovering Hope, Healing, and Strength When Disaster Strikes”, to discover ways to strengthen your resilience, compassion and strength during difficult times. This event is in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
Spend a week exploring SoulCollage® the labyrinth and photography in the beautiful town of Chartres.
Join Catherine for a week of creative exploration with your camera as you feed your senses with the colors and textures of Oaxaca and discover how to use your photography as a tool for visual art journaling.
The beginning of a new year feels like a time of new beginnings, a time when we are poised to step over the threshold into new discoveries and new ways of being in the world. Using the SoulCollage® process and the symbolism of doorways and openings we will create cards that allow us to access our inner wisdom and prepare us to walk through the door into the life that awaits us in 2016 with clarity and anticipation.
In this one-day workshop we will look at our intentions for the year and discern which parts of ourselves we need to support us going forward, and who might give us the extra nudge we need when we waver, and then make SoulCollage® cards to represent them.
In this retreat at the Buddhist Retreat Center, Ixopo, South Africa we will explore the connection between meditation and photography. You will learn techniques to bring mindfulness and awareness into your photography practice, as well as ways to more fully express yourself, your senses and your feelings in the images you make.