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Healing Art: Inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe
January 1, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PMFree and open to everyone!
Explore and play with nature and emotion using various media. Discover the power of the abstract to evoke a healing response. Learn about the inspirational work and life of Georgia O’Keeffe, the “Mother of Modernism.” Enjoy Rachel Chase’s fun and welcoming teaching style.YouTube Premiere
Rachel Chase has been a teaching artist since the age of 15. She began expressing through dance. First a classically trained ballerina, then a semi-professional modern dancer studying with the likes of Alvin Ailey dance company, and dancing professionally in the Orlando area; as well as trained in theater arts. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida with a bachelor of fine arts, integrating video art and performance, as well as painting and printmaking. Rachel has continued teaching movement and art to children and adults in community settings for over 15 years. She holds a Masters degree in clinical mental health counseling from Rollins College. As a therapist, she continues using expressive and visual arts as therapeutic processes, assisting others on their journey to well-being and wholeness. It is the power of play and creative expression that have always propelled her life into new and uncharted territory. She is constantly creating, and has a passion for consciously creating community. Join her in this ever-evolving process of intuitive creation. www.rachelchase.com