View from the Inside Workshop at the Canadian Art Therapy Conference

We are pleased to be participating in the Conférence Canadian Art Therapy Association Conference 2018 October 12-14 at Concordia University in Montreal. Our VIEW Program Manager & Presenter Allan Rosales and program co-facilitator Suzanne Clease will be presenting a 3-hr workshop, “The View from the Inside Project: Using Mask-Body Puppets to Impact Mental Health and Quality of … Continue reading View from the Inside Workshop at the Canadian Art Therapy Conference

Get Involved – Volunteer Opportunities!

We currently have three volunteer opportunities: Casino C-Chair, Sponsorship Committee, and Puppet Power Conference Committee! Join our dynamic team – meet one of our committee members! Casino Co-Chair Do you have strong attention to detail and love organizing people and events?  We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed volunteer to Co-Chair our upcoming Casino Fundraiser … Continue reading Get Involved – Volunteer Opportunities!

Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life

Using Puppets and Art Therapy for Mental Health and Quality of Life: The View from the Inside Workshop In conjunction with the Alberta Play Therapy Association Presented by Wendy Passmore-Godfrey (BFA) and Allan Rosales (MA in Art Therapy) Friday 21 September 2018    Red Deer: The Red Deer Museum & Gallery (Stewart Room) Friday 28 September 2018    Lethbridge: Lethbridge University Res Hall … Continue reading Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life

Join our Board of Directors!

We are taking on a number of exciting strategic initiatives and are looking for enthusiastic and engaged individuals to join our Board of Directors as General Members and in the role of Treasurer! See the power of puppetry to effect positive social change! Spark imagination and creativity in children, helping adults to self-realization and mental … Continue reading Join our Board of Directors!

FUN & FREE Puppet Pop-Up Workshops in September!

For FUN and for FREE (no registration required) we are popping up twice in September!   Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Pride Puppets! Sunday Sept 2, 2018, 12noon-2pm Pride Parade’s Family Zone Prince’s Island Park Family Zone Craft Tent Puppets, like people, come in all shapes and colours – celebrate diversity and make your own puppet that represents your own … Continue reading FUN & FREE Puppet Pop-Up Workshops in September!

Puppets Help Seniors Discover Inner World

“With seniors, it’s about recording their stories, their knowledge and their wisdom, and being able to pass it on.” ARTICLE FROM CALGARY PRIME TIMES BY VICTORIA PATERSON, JUN 22, 2018   A program that helps people create mask-body puppets helps seniors uncover their inner world while learning about mental health. View from the Inside: Courage Journey is a … Continue reading Puppets Help Seniors Discover Inner World

USING THE POWER OF PUPPETRY TO IMPACT POSITIVE SOCIAL CHANGE