What people are saying...
"I got unblocked! ... The course is a wonderful experience for the
accomplished artist, the aspiring artist, and for anyone who hasn't been
able to muster the courage to say, 'I am an artist.' Vina is an inspiring
teacher. She's kind, she's a brilliant artist, she's a profound thinker.
Being 'unblocked' fees great!" Richard
Turner, President, Sacramento Fine Arts Center. Richard published his
first book, 'My Path,' after taking Artist's Way with Vina
"Vina is one of our more successful presenters. She
has been offering workshops for many years now and receives rave
reviews from persons who attend. Vina brings a deep sense of spiritual
awakening to these classes and many who attend experience life transforming
shifts. I highly recommend her course.” - Stephen
Chroniak, Events Coordinator, East West Books, Sacramento, CA.
"The Artist's Way taught by Vina Parmar is simply the best
spiritual class I have ever taken, and I take many! ... I highly recommend
this course to anyone who is looking for ways to develop their creative
spirit amidst an atmosphere of love and warmth." Laura Lee, Spiritual Life
"Vina is an extremely talented artist and facilitator.
She is multi-talented and has a grace, presence and professionalism that
I thoroughly enjoyed." Brenda G.
"Vina is more than a facilitator. [She] takes you to
another place you might have been afraid to go alone. Vina helps you trust
process and supports you in your journey. She has made this her course,
her Artist's Way... -Julia C.
"The aliveness. The inner awakening. The sweetness of the
women. The breakthrough of change. Yes, I highly recommend The Artist's
Way." Beverly S.
“I have already recommended the course and sent the
book to two of my friends. I enjoyed the students, the instructor and
It opened me up to a whole new way of looking at and achieving my goals” —Roger
Workshops and Retreats Testimonials...
Vina's intention and purpose clearly is to help connect us with Spirit so
that the creativity that is waiting to be expressed will be released! She does
it with such love and enthusiasm, that everyone goes home happy and energized
with a successful mandala in their hands. ~ Brenda
Boles, Artist (Ranked best artist, Sacramento Magazine)
“The mandala process gave me answers about my innermost fears. Until
this workshop, I was feeling very anxious … now I can handle whatever
happens and still accept myself and others. Thanks, Vina, for sharing the magical
process of mandalas. You are a natural, gracious teacher…What a treat!” ~Chidrupa
“I enjoyed your depth of mandala knowledge, your ability to create a
sacred circle, your kindness, and being a guide for transformation.” ~Marlene
“The retreat was magical: heart-opening, healing, calming, and freeing.
There was a wonderful balance of meditations, discussions, and creative play
via the mandala creation and sacred circle. Thank you.” ~Shantra M.
“This [mandala] weekend was as close to perfect as I could conceive.
I enjoyed our leader, Vina, and her ability to take us so deeply into ourselves
to tap into our creative abilities and divine love.” ~Laurie W.
(Photo of New Year's Retreat, January 2007)
“Thank you, thank you, thank you. The instructor, participants and the
setting all contributed to a very powerful and spiritual experience. I appreciate
the fact that the experience was so concentrated.” ~Jackie S.
"This is a joyous, empowering, spiritual course. I enjoy being able to “play.” And
the meditations are incredible. Thank you." ~Judy W.
"This class has furthered my awakening creative spirit. I look forward
to each class and it helps my stress level stay low. It has made me a much
and positive person. I’ve enjoyed expressing myself through the mandalas,
an art form that really resonates with my creative spirit." ~Cindy F.
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