Like a deep exhale, creative expression moves what’s on the inside… out.
No matter what form it takes, the movement of expression makes space for more aliveness, embodied connection, and inner peace – a homecoming with our true selves.
I believe creative expression is a vehicle for collective healing and self-discovery which infuses more vitality into all areas of life. I’m passionate about exploring life as art and guiding others to experience art as a way of connecting to their inner guidance and unique spark.
In our rapidly changing world, creativity is not a luxury; it’s a necessity for resilience, adaptability, and evolution.
Hi, I’m Flora, and I’m delighted you’re here!
Serving as a creative midwife and permission-giver is my deepest calling, and it is my true honor to share my experience and wholeheartedly cheer you on.
Whether you’re an experienced artist, a curious beginner, or someone longing for more connection and aliveness, you have everything you need right now to awaken your creative spirit.
You belong here.
Flora Bowley (pronounced bowl-lee) is a celebrated artist, author of four books, community builder, and visionary creative guide.
Known worldwide for her vibrant colors, dynamic brushstrokes, and soulful imagery, Flora’s impact on the art world also includes her unique ability to instill creative courage, self-acceptance, and wild freedom in others. Her commitment to empowering others to trust their intuition, release perfectionism, and embark on a journey of self-discovery through the transformative act of intuitive painting has touched thousands of lives.
Blending over thirty years of professional painting experience with her experience as a movement and breathwork facilitator, bodyworker, mindfulness practitioner, and lifelong seeker, Flora’s popular in-person retreats, online courses, and books have empowered a global network of brave painters while creating a holistic movement in the intuitive art world.
Flora believes creative expression (in all its many forms) is about moving life force energy as a way to stay clear, connected, and resilient in our ever-changing world.
Currently, Flora is co-creating and stewarding a 20-acre retreat center an hour outside of Portland, OR where you can find her singing to trees, making music playlists, and creating a glorious mess in her studio.
She still can’t believe this is her job.
I BELIEVE YOU CAN PAINT
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