4SJ MULLUMBIMBY

NOVEMBER 2019 ~ NOVEMBER 2020

The Four Seasons Journey in Mullumbimby is taught by:

COURSE OUTLINE

OPENING GATHERING

12pm Friday 22nd November
to 4pm Sunday 24th November, 2019
Location: Mullumbimby, Northern NSW

Meet your fellow Journey-women and make a frame drum, ancient tool of women’s spirituality.

FULL MOON GATHERING

12pm Sunday 8th March
to 4pm Tuesday 10th March, 2020
Location: Mullumbimby, Northern NSW

Make a mask of your Power Animal and move with its medicine under the Full Moon.

DARK MOON GATHERING

12pm Friday 19th June
to 4pm Sunday 21st June, 2020
Location: Mullumbimby, Northern NSW

Deepen your understanding of seven goddess archetypes and enact the Descent of Inanna in a powerful group ceremony.

WILDERNESS SOLO

12pm Friday 4th September
to 12pm Sunday 13th September, 2020
Location: Northern NSW

Spend three days and three nights soloing on the land with full-bodied presence, bookended by the deepest of story-telling and wild celebration!

WILDERNESS SOLO DEBRIEF

12pm Wednesday 14th October
to 4pm Friday 16th October, 2020
Location: Mullumbimby, Northern NSW

Gather one moon later to share your experiences post-Wilderness Solo, and weave them into a (literal) work of art.

CLOSING GATHERING

12pm Friday 13th November
to 4pm Sunday 15th November, 2020
Location: Mullumbimby, Northern NSW

Share what you’ve learned of this Shamanic Womancraft Way with your sisters in a loving ocean of oxytocin!

WHAT YOU RECEIVE WHEN YOU TRAIN WITH US

EXPERIENCE

A Year of Gathering with Deep-Diving Kin
→ five in-person sessions throughout the year (10 nights, not including Wilderness Solo)
→ all food and camping accommodation provided

 

Wilderness Solo (8-10 nights)
→ spend 3 days and 3 nights alone, held by the land
→ this experience is bookended by powerful story-telling and ceremony (8-10 nights in total)
→ invitation to fast to facilitate an altered state of deep listening
→ full support from support crew in basecamp, available 24/7
→ customise this experience depending on your needs

RESOURCES

Innerview
→ a one-on-one initial conversation with your teachers in which to share your story and ask any questions

 

A Year’s Worth of Teaching & Mentoring
→ your teachers are available throughout the whole year to answer queries and support you on your journey

 

Coursework
→ each gathering has a set of coursework, journal reflections and readings to complete
→ access to the online portal with all the handouts and resources

 

Materials
→ all materials are included in your course fees
→ activities include making a frame drum, ritual mask, crown and weaving

 

Books & Ebooks
→ e-book copies of Herstory, Ten Moons and Becoming A Woman by Jane Hardwicke Collings
→ print copies of Thirteen Moons menstrual cycle handbook and Spinning Wheels cycle tool by Jane Hardwicke Collings

 

Lilith Astrology
→ in the 4SJ we explore the Wild Feminine archetype represented by Lilith
→ as part of your enrolment you will receive a customised Lilith astrology report

SKILLS

A Map of Your Personal Experience
→ the 4SJ teaches a cyclical framework and perspective
→ you will map your rites of passage and understand your experiences through this cyclical lens
→ Shamanic Womancraft 101: Know Thyself

 

Maieutic Method
→ the 4SJ teaches the Maieutic Method, an ancient way of “being with” others
→ learn how to attune to others (and yourself) with your whole body
→ learn how to hold yourself while holding others
→ this way of listening and supporting others is an essential skillset for any work supporting other people

 

Frame Drum
→ make a frame drum, ancient tool of women’s spirituality
→ the frame drum has been used by women for centuries to create an altered state in which to relax, meditate, envision and heal
→ learn various ways to use and play a frame drum

 

Ceremony
→ rendering our experience sacred through organic and customised ceremony is part of our birthright as humans
→ learn how to create ceremonies with a variety of ‘ingredients’

COMMUNITY

Free entry to six workshops
→ to complete your Four Seasons Journey you are required to attend six workshops (Moonsong, Shamanic Dimensions of Pregnancy and Autumn Woman, Harvest Queen) – the cost of these is covered by your fees
→ see the SSW calendar for workshop dates

 

Lifetime access to the SSW community
→ upon graduation you are part of the SSW alumni, with lifetime access to the googlegroup for your particular 4SJ, as well as the School-wise googlegroup and Facebook page
→ attend the annual MerConference & have fun at the MerBall with your sisters!

If you are ready to embark on this once-in-a-lifetime Journey, we are delighted to welcome you into the School of Shamanic Womancraft!

ENROL NOW

(GST will be added for Australian residents)

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