Natural Living & Education Center in Asheville NC

Blue Ridge Mountains

Fundraiser: Artist’s Way Creativity Retreat

Date(s) - 04/07/2018 - 04/08/2018
12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

OM Sanctuary

Facilitated by poet James Nave´

Date: Saturday, April 7, 2018  / Time: 12:00p – 6:00p

Date: Sunday, April 8, 2018  / Time: 10:00a – 4:00p

Location: Multipurpose Room

Sliding Tuition (value: $288) Facilitator is donated 100% of tuition to OM Sanctuary Holistic Education

Registration CLOSED ~ contact [email protected] if interested in a future Artist Way Retreat

The Artist’s Way Creativity Retreat Weekend offers participants:

  • 2 organic picnic each day
  • Playful sense of spirituality, while exploring along with others
  • Exploration around safety, identity, power, integrity, possibilities, abundance, connection, strength, compassion, self-Protection, autonomy, and faith
  • Inspirations from Julia Cameron’s best-selling book Artist’s Way, now celebrating its 25th year “I have know and worked with Navé  for over 20 years. His work as a poet, storyteller, and teacher is an important force for change.” ~ Julia Cameron

Discover yourself as an aspiring artist. We are all creative individuals. If you are a  professional or working artists, come deepen your possibilities.  


Saturday, April 7  ~ Session 1

  • 12:00pm Noon Time Centering 
  • 12:30pm Welcome
  • 1:00pm Picnic Lunch a working session
  • 6:00pm Session 1 ends

Sunday, April 8 ~ Session2

  • 10:00am Explorations continue
  • Deepening the artist exploration
  • 12pm Noon Time Centering
  • 1:00pm Picnic Lunch a working session
  • 4:00pm Session ends

Tuition price includes: class, materials, and access to OM Sanctuary’s 54-acre campus during program time. Registered Participants receive 10% off OM Sanctuary lodging during program. Discover OM Sanctuary Wellness Massage Sessions

Attendees:  Wear comfortable, loose fitting clothing, bring a water bottle and snacks.

Cancellation Policy: OM Sanctuary is not held responsible for refunds/cancellations. Contact the Organizer.

BIO – James Navé, who has known and worked with Ms. Cameron for over 20 years, is director of The Taos Storytelling Festival, and The LEAF Poetry Slam. In 1995-2003, Navé and Julia Cameron hosted The Artist’s Way Creativity Camp in Taos and other locations throughout the country. Navé is a founding member (2009) of TEDxNewYork Salon. He also hosts Twice-5-Miles Radio broadcasting weekly in Asheville on WPVMFM 103.7. Navé has been teaching writing, performance, and creativity for over thirty years. He has memorized over six hundred poems. Navé holds an MFA in Poetry from Vermont College Fine Arts.

Sound Cloud radio interview with Julia:
 Julia Cameron and James Navé have known each other for over twenty years. During this hour long Twice 5 miles Radio interview, they explore poetry, horses, creativity, music, movies, New York, theater, the sweeping power of high desert of Northern New Mexico, and what’s going to happen next in their lives. Tune in and enjoy this conversation between two old friends.