comes from a family immersed in art and spirituality. At 35, he began painting in earnest after a single art class expanded into a consuming passion, a new profession, and a new perspective on life. He understands mandalas as psychic maps and symbols of wholeness.
A mandala is an ancient symbol whose basic form of nesting circles and squares can represent both the universe and a doorway into the individual human soul. Come discover the creative, calming, and healing power of mandalas with Paul Heussenstamm, a painter and teacher who has been exploring and creating them for twenty-five years.
The practice of painting is healing and meditative. No experience is necessary as we transform our everyday consciousness into the inner artist that lives in each of us. The week is designed to introduce the possibility that you are an artist, and that the artist path is one of joy, insight, and awareness. It’s amazing that in just a few days, you can finish a colorful painting that reveals many of the deep inner patterns that connect you with your soul.