Coloring Mandalas - One
Product Number : 100H21600
- Coloring the circular designs known as mandalas is a relaxing, meditative activity enjoyed by adults and children alike
- The mandalas in this book are inspired by forms of nature, Native American and Tibetan sand paintings, Hindu yantras, Turkish mosaics, the illuminations of Hildegarde of Bingen, and the art of M.C. Escher
- Full-color illustrations provide inspiration, and instructions for drawing your own geometric mandalas add to the creative possibilities
This is Book One in the famous series by Susanne Fincher, a Jungian oriented Psychotherapist.She has drawn on her rich background as an Art Therapist, student of Jung, and cross-cultural studies to create her books. Drawing the traditional circular designs known as mandalas is a meditative practice, a healing exercise in times of crisis, and a pleasurable act of creativity. As a symbol of the Self, the mandala provides a connection to our innermost being. The forty-eight drawings presented here for coloring include designs inspired by forms of nature, Native American and Tibetan sand paintings, Hindu yantras, Turkish mosaics, the illuminations of Hildegarde of Bingen, and the art of M.C. Escher. These mandalas are organized according to the Great Round of Mandala, a scheme of twelve archetypal stages that represents a complete cycle of personal growth. Thus, to do the coloring book from start to finish will carry the reader through a balanced experience of change, guided by the accompanying text.
About the Author
Susanne F. Fincher, MA, is a Jungian-oriented psychotherapist, a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Board Certified Art Therapist, and an internationally known expert using mandala-making for self-exploration. Through her workshops on creativity, people are able to engage their inner resources for insight, healing, and self-expression.
Paperback, 128 pages, 10 x 10