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Quest for Inspiration

Align with Your Creative Core

1440 Multiversity 800 Bethany Drive Scotts Valley,CA 95066

How often do you wish for a more inspired and creative way to express yourself? Do you yearn for more passion and adventure in your life? Imagine what it would feel like to wake up each day feeling excited about being in alignment with your deepest core purpose.

Artist and astrologer Leslie McGuirk believes that playfulness and ingenuity are essential qualities for a happy life. Join her as she guides you into the realm of infinite creative possibility to discover that you are more gifted than you ever imagined.

In this interactive, experiential workshop, you will explore:

  • Specific techniques to instill every moment of your life with creativity and break down the barriers that keep you from achieving your goals and living the life you want
  • How to remove blockages so you can start to have a miraculous and remarkable life filled with passion and excitement
  • Unusual, practical methods you can take home to break habitual thought patterns to make original thinking effortless
  • How to recalibrate your entire being so that transformation can occur from within, with little effort—make the impossible possible.

Leslie McGuirk

May 4 - 6, 2018
Friday-Sunday , 2 nights

$315 Tuition

Plus 2 nights all-inclusive accommodations priced separately below.

Register

Program Description

How often do you wish for a more inspired and creative way to express yourself? Do you yearn for more passion and adventure in your life? Imagine what it would feel like to wake up each day feeling excited about being in alignment with your deepest core purpose.

Artist and astrologer Leslie McGuirk believes that playfulness and ingenuity are essential qualities for a happy life. Join her as she guides you into the realm of infinite creative possibility to discover that you are more gifted than you ever imagined.

In this interactive, experiential workshop, you will explore:

  • Specific techniques to instill every moment of your life with creativity and break down the barriers that keep you from achieving your goals and living the life you want
  • How to remove blockages so you can start to have a miraculous and remarkable life filled with passion and excitement
  • Unusual, practical methods you can take home to break habitual thought patterns to make original thinking effortless
  • How to recalibrate your entire being so that transformation can occur from within, with little effort—make the impossible possible.

Faculty Bio

Leslie McGuirk

Leslie McGuirk is an internationally acclaimed designer, illustrator, children’s book author, and corporate speaker on the topic of creative thinking. She launched her eco-friendly design company, McGuirk’s Quirks, in 1984 with a line of t-shirts—later building the iconic brand to include over 1,500 products sold worldwide.

Leslie has written and illustrated over 20 children’s books with over two million copies sold worldwide. If Rocks Could Sing was voted one of the top 10 books by Independent Booksellers. Her books have been recognized by Variety magazine, the Oppenheim Awards, Town and Country magazine, The Martha Stewart Show, and many others.

Leslie writes an astrology column for Portfolio magazine and manages a thriving astrology consultation business. Her first adult, non-fiction book, The Power Of Mercury, was published by Harper Elixir (a Harper Collins imprint) in September 2016.

A popular speaker, Leslie was featured at TEDx Hollywood 2016 on the topic of “The Importance of Being Wrong.” Her TED talk is all about the creative spirit, and how she managed to thrive as an artist despite having no training in art, and being told repeatedly that she had zero talent.

Why Attend

  • Enter a dynamic, interactive environment that will open you up to fresh thinking.

  • Learn to think outside the box to achieve positive outcomes at home, at work, and in your relationships.

  • Leslie McGuirk—creator of the Quest for Inspiration workshop series—has led workshops in the corporate world and at high-end spas around the world for over 17 years.

  • Leslie is capable of teaching anybody how to think creatively and discover the radical transformation creative thinking can bring to your everyday life.

Things to Know

  • Program Schedule

    Download a sample schedule.

  • Prerequisites

    None Required

  • Experience Level

    None Required

  • Special Details

Accommodations

Standard Rooms
Affordable comfort with a hall bathroom.

Deluxe
Tastefully designed rooms with a range of bed sizes.

Suites
Spacious rooms with additional seating and special touches.

Pods
Modern, Asian-style sleeping space for 8 with twin beds.
Available from mid-February 2018.

Commuter Pass
Register for a program without spending the night. Includes all meals + use of campus amenities. Limited availability.

Accommodation rates include more than just the bed you sleep in. Per-person per-night rates include:

  • nourishing farm-to-table meals
  • daily meditation and yoga classes
  • non-ticketed evening events
  • use of all facilities, including the fitness center, steam rooms, and whirlpool.

Guests also enjoy access woodland trails, and enjoy cafés, shops, and evening programs.

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