Category: eZine

A NOTE FROM CHRISTINA

A note from Christina title shot against the dark red leaves in her garden with tall fir trees behind

Another month has flown by, therefore time for another eZine. I had Heather Stone, a wonderful photographer, come for a shoot. To update photos, given my office has gone through some changes. I left the art cooperative I was in, due to irreconcilable differences (no thank you to municipal politics) and am back in my… Read more »


SHIFT-IT SCHOOL – MENU

Courses and visual maps with pens and drawing tools on a desk

FALL 2022 SEMESTER: SHIFT-IT – ONLINE VISUAL COACHING RETREAT Pandemic Prices Still in Effect: Save 50% Supportive and effective Visual Coaching experience – The SHIFT-IT Retreat. Gift yourself, or someone close, to three special days to personally retreat and literally draw your next chapter out. No art skills required, although creatives of all kinds love this visual… Read more »


A NOTE FROM CHRISTINA

red tulips and grape hyacinth in bloom in a lovely rusted old clawfoot tub

Spring has just sprung here in beautiful British Columbia, Canada – yippee! So nice to get outdoors and move my body. Give a counterbalance to all the sitting at computers and drawing tablets. Celebrated Chanel Monk’s (my crypto co-host) birthday by going dirt biking recently. Haha, what fun! Turns out the main clientele for Dirt… Read more »


MENU: VISUAL COACHING AND TRAINING

Courses and visual maps with pens and drawing tools on a desk

PRIVATE PRACTICE AND CONSULTANCY Awesome Clients from Around the World Visual Coaching with individuals, partners and teams.  SHIFT-IT! Mentorship of beginner to advanced Visual Practitioners.  Specialty is Process Leaders who facilitate groups and/or individuals (or want to). Meditation and Non-Dual Inquiry with spiritual seekers, and finders! To soften identification and conditioning so we may all… Read more »


A NOTE FROM CHRISTINA

Happy New Year! While it’s a difficult time in the world for many (Xmas and even New Year celebrations were restricted here in Canada) … I still love the energy of a brand new year, no matter what growing pains are happening. I posted this on social media and am now sharing it here in… Read more »


COURSES, KITS AND FREE SUPPORT

Upcoming Online Courses: VISUAL COACHING RETREAT Pandemic Prices: Save 50% Dive deep with like-minded and hearted people from across the globe. Visual techniques to draw your inner wisdom out. So you know how to be and do during these intense shift times. No art skills are required although if you are an artist you can… Read more »


GRADUATE SPOTLIGHT – Clare North:

Visual coach certification graduate Clare north

I am pleased to announce the Certified Visual Coach® graduation of Clare North of United Kingdom! Clare and I first connected in my Fundamentals of Working Visually course, when she was learning and implementing Graphic Facilitation techniques into her work as an internal I.T. transformation leader in a multinational biotech firm. Helping internal groups be… Read more »


Visual Coaching – Video: Open Your Eyes, The Gift Is All Around You

Online YouTube video coaching Open your eyes the gift is all around you

During these shifting times, my Seva is to help folks think and feel on their most pressing topics. I offer Process Popups (every few weeks) and Recorded Visual Coaching Sessions (as my schedule allows). Below is the next session to be publicly published. If you are waiting for yours, thanks for your patience as we make our way through… Read more »


SEVA – FREE COMMUNITY SERVICE:

Seva community service online coaching and support with Christina merkley

Seva (pronounced say-va) is a Sanskrit word for service. The spiritual practice of selfless service and the desire to uplift and assist people, giving help and compassion to others with no thought of what is to gain or what is to be lost by doing so. Below are my two complimentary seva services. Free. Open… Read more »


GRAPHIC FACILITATION AND COACHING: LIVE ONLINE COURSES

Graphic facilitation and coaching online course with shift-it school

Graphic Facilitation training for those who help groups and individuals more effectively think and feel. Hot of the presses. Online courses for Fall 2021 of SHIFT-IT School. Quality niche events and training by internationally respected mentor. Pandemic pricing and/or Accessibility levels for access for all. SHIFT-IT ONLINE RETREAT, FALL 2021 PANDEMIC PRICES (Save 50%) Dive… Read more »