Art Therapy : creativity connecting you to health and wellbeing

Web Of Life Art Therapy service supports growth, emotional intelligence and resilience in children and adults so that we can become the best we can be. Working with the head, the hands and the heart, Art Therapy helps us grow our connection to ourselves, our emotions, and our ability to communicate clearly. When we our best selves, we can relate to others more easily too, and can enjoy life to the full.  There is a future where we are all better able to adapt with resilience to whatever life throws at us, and to thrive. Together we can make this world a reality, one creative act at a time.

it takes courage to grow up and be who you really are. – EE Cummings

photo by Alan Warren

Peter Ustinov’s teacher said to his mum “Peter has a highly developed sense of the imagination, which must be curbed at all costs”.

Luckily for us Peter’s imagination was still thriving when he reached adulthood and gifted us with so much laughter and enjoyment though his wit in his long career as an actor. Sometimes laughter can be so healing and can lighten the load when things get unbearable. Our imagination can show us unlikely ways through difficult situations and resolutions where none seem possible. There has been much published about the need for creativity and imagination becoming more and more centre stage as the work place changes and we are faced with new problems that our parents didn’t have to face. Let’s hope the next generation coming up have teachers that notice creativity and imagination and recognise it for the gift that it is; who nurture the rare flower…..