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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.

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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.

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Accommodations

Standard Double
Affordable comfort with a hall bathroom.
Weeknight rates from $160 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Standard Single
Affordable solo comfort with a shared hall bathroom.**
Weeknight rates from $175.

Traditional Double
Tastefully designed rooms with a range of bed sizes.
Weeknight rates from $190 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Suites
Spacious rooms with additional seating and special touches.
Weeknight rates from $330 per person per night based on double occupancy.*

Pods
Modern, Asian-style sleeping space for 8 with twin beds.
Available for booking in mid-February 2018.
Weeknight rates from $140 per person per night.*

Commuter Pass
Register for a program without spending the night. Includes all meals + use of campus amenities. Limited availability.
Weeknight rates from $95 per program night.***

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.

*Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. There is an additional charge to book a room privately.
**Plus tax. Includes meals, activities, and services. Limited availability.
***Plus tax. A program night starts upon check-in and goes through lunchtime of the following day (roughly 24 hrs).

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