How can creative journeys help my organization?
Artist and certified creativity corporate coach Gaia Orion understands that creativity does not have to be confined to the arts and that it can be uniquely mobilized in the service of learning.
Research supports this idea, indicating that arts-based education promotes creative thinking and problem-solving skills, and fosters innovative leadership competencies. Arts-based training is already used in many sectors, from law firms to fortune 500 companies, local councils to non-profit organizations.
From promoting a new idea to producing an innovation, from inspiring workers to changing the world, a growing number of business and community leaders are recognizing that creativity is not just a tool, but the very foundation needed for achieving our goals.
OBJECTIVES AND LONG-TERM BENEFITS:
✓ Awakening of your natural, clear, efficient and visionary mind.
✓ Ideas to flow easily and original solutions to problems arise.
✓ A better appreciation of each other's input and unique qualities.
✓ Builds trust between colleagues which results in stronger collaborative capacities.
✓ Sense of purpose which engages and motivates.
Teams that create and share their journey together clearly move forward energized, inspired, and fulfilled.
The workshop really showed me how I can start something feeling unsure, but it can turn into something cool. I had an amazing experience and cannot wait to spend more time with Gaia in the future!
— Jennifer Crowe, Senior Business Analyst, Telus
I've been in the corporate coaching business for 14 years and I have never seen anything like this. What you are offering to teams is just fantastic!
— Cindy Stradling, Athena Consulting
Gaia’s creative workshop was a big hit at our conference. The breakout room was standing room only as participants had their minds and hearts opened to the potential application of mindfulness to creativity. After the session, the room was buzzing as people continued to share about their own...
— Jay Vidyarthi, Design Strategist, Global Mindful Institute
We show up at work with our whole selves every day, yet it is never a part of the conversation – I love that Gaia’s coaching explores who we are at a deeper level because it fosters a genuine understanding and appreciation for who we are, which in return, strengthens our ability to perform with our full capacity at the workplace.
— Thalia Felbert, Community Liaison Officer, Couchiching Jubilee House
It was a unique and enriching experience to bring Gaia to our office. These workshops increased the depth and cohesion of our team and reminded us how we each are a valuable and essential part of the company.
— Susan Pahl, Founder and CEO of Shift Coaching
Gaia’s coaching was a very impactful opportunity for our team members to connect and learn about each others, our personalities and what each will contribute in the upcoming year.
— Tom Price, Director of Niagara College Student Administrative Council
The hands-on interactive blend of art making, mindfulness and sharing is so engaging such that participants often ‘forget’ that they are even online.
The feedback of each participant is unanimously positive.
"Gaia was able to transmit her message through Zoom seamlessly and with heart. As a participant, I personally found her mindfulness approach extremely beneficial to generating self-acceptance and empowerment through art."
Jennifer MacEachern, Team Manager, Telus
“I bring my unique method of creating to the workshop. This process is powerful because of its simplicity. Our minds are imprinted with the images we create, like timeless archetypes. They provide lifelong learning, assisting our human, personal, and collective development.” -G.O
Being an artist, I look within and find original ideas. I reflect on my "creations and learn about myself. I share my work with others, and experience a greater sense of connection and wholeness. " G.O.
Artists are visionary thinkers who tell the stories of our evolutionary times.
Gaia Orion’s art is a beautiful expression of emerging consciousness. It’s wonderful to see spirituality so vividly depicted in her paintings.
— Steve McIntosh, Founder of Cultural Evolution, USA
Gaia’s work is there to inspire and awaken us to another perspective on life and beyond to bring in a more peaceful and harmonious society, in a better balance with Nature.
— Tristan Lecomte, Serial Social Entrepreneur, Founder and CEO, Pur Projet, France
Gaia Orion has clearly stepped aside to allow Consciousness, the Divine, to flow through her and embody this art. It graces us with transpersonal Love and visions of a flourishing Self, Society, and Nature that is our birthright.
— Barrett Brown, Managing Director, Apheno Advisor, U.S.A
Gaia Orion’s art is on the cutting edge of culture, showing us where humanity’s next shift is heading toward. She demonstrates how a deeply grounded and integrated life flowers naturally into a unique vision that is of service of the whole.
— Steve Farrell, Founder of Humanity’s Team, U.S.A.
Gaia Orion is a gifted woman that transmits a fundamental resource of ‘the courage of being ourselves. Thank you for daring and for gathering us around a passionate and generous sorority.
— Sophie Andrieu, Founder of Women in Action, France
Gaia Orion’s art so beautifully reflects the spirit at the heart of the four Voices of the Integral City. This is the aesthetic that reflects the Evolutionary Intelligences inspiring us in our ‘human hives’ to feel fully alive.
— Marilyn Hamilton, Founder of Integral City, Scotland
Gaia is a full-time artist with an international career and a certified corporate creativity coach ((Worldwide Association of Business Coaches and Creativity Coaching Association). Before following her true calling, she was an entrepreneur who co-founded two successful businesses. She brings to the world her ‘joie de vivre’ (she is originally from Paris, France), her unique, artistic style, and her rich life experiences.
Her peaceful and confident persona comes from twenty years of commitment to meditation practices and 15 years of leading creative workshops internationally.
Her interactive creative workshops are ideal for our virtual evolutionary times.MORE INFO