Help Participants “See” “

i get itEver wonder how you can ignite participant understanding? Open up the dams of creativity? Or help group members brainstorm new possibilities?

Believe it or not, by adding simple visuals, graphics and images to your meetings, you can accomplish all three plus more.

As a professional facilitator, I use visual metaphors and templates whenever possible. For example, Continue reading “Help Participants “See” “”

Stand By Me – Music for Change

Wow, this is a truly uplifting rendition of the classic, “Stand by Me(originally released in 1955 by The Staple Singers and released again in 1961 by the Drifters) from the Music for Change website. Music for Change is committed to developing cultural understanding and respect for cultural diversity through music and the arts in educational, community settings and through events and projects. Click on the link for the composite audio/video of different singers and musicians from different places around the world singing this great tune. Enjoy!

Creativity of A Different Kind

I have been remiss adding to my blog since January with my focus taken up with many new ventures, including learning how to paint. Here is a picture of me beside an acrylic painting I submitted as part of the Poets and Painters art show at the South Delta Arts Gallery – it is called Old Light (on the right) and is of an old growth stand backlit through a sunny clearing.