Individual Retreats


 

FOR WHO?   for  you  or  your  group.  Suitable  for  beginners;  no  prior  experience  or  skills  needed.

 

FOR HOW LONG?   This  can  be  from  an  afternoon  to  five  days.

 

HOW DOES IT WORK?  Check  for  availability.  Tell us  your  time  frame  and  what  inspires  you  from  the  list  below  to  create  your  individual  retreat. 

 


  • Learn  about  the  ancient  petroglyphs  of  Galicia  through  workshops  and  presentations  in  preparation  for  a  sunrise / sunset  visit  to  incredible  local 5000  year  old  petroglyphs  depicting  several  labyrinths.
  •  Deepen  your  appreciation  for  the  Camino  and  its  sacred  architecture  through  presentations  /  explorations  on  the labyrinth  as  a  symbol  of  pilgrimage  and  workshops  in  sacred  geometry  ( this  is  a  meditative,  contemplative  creative process ). 
  • Paint  geometrical  designs  with  natural  pigments.
  • Connecting  to  matter.  Learn  how  to  collect,  prepare  and  paint  with  Camino  earthen  pigments  as  well  as  how  to make  natural  pigments. 
  • Study  the  beautiful  mosaics  of  La  Olmeda,  their  patterns,  rhythms,  beautiful  shapes  and  forms  and  the  principles  of  geometry  found  in  nature.  ( such explorations  can  apply  to  other  visits ).
  •  Possible  visits  to  complement  and  deepen  explorations:  visits  to  beautiful  hermitages  secluded  in  nature,  the  mozarabic monastery  of  San  Miguel  de  Escelada,  the  valley  of  silence,  the  visigothic  church  of  San  Pedro de  la  Nave,  Leon Cathedral.
  • Make  a  stained  glass  piece.
  • Learn  how  to  paint  a  shamseh  ( from  the  Persian  tradition - at  least  2  days ) 

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