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I'm Back! 
& so are my fun workshop sessions!
See below for details and schedules

Introducing Creative Meditation - or Yoga for the Brain  

Aside from its sheer enjoy-ability, it is easy, fun, stress-free and anyone can do it, no artistic talent needed, all you need is a desire to try something new and fun.

Learn and develop your own "pattern vocabulary" that you can then utilise to create your own mini works of art in our ongoing workshops.

Come and join these friendly social art sessions! 

Warning - Highly Addictive!

Side effects can be - Outbursts of spontaneous creativity with associated smiling, growing sense of tranquillity and a burgeoning 

passion for fine pens and papers

Find your workshop vouchers below

And who is the teacher?? 

Marloes Bakker-Marsden

Self-taught artist, teacher, businesswoman and senior event professional.

  • Multiple Art Awards for her Micropen Wildlife drawings

  • Design award winner - 7x 1st place industry awards, including 1996 International Designer of the Year at IBAC, Chicago. 

  • Qualified VE Teacher/Trainer, Various Diploma's including Event Management, Advanced Business, Advanced Leadership & Management etc.

  • CEO / Small business owner, current and past.


Art Exploration / Art for Adults


Express your creativity and develop skills in drawing, painting and mixed media while exploring the use of different media including pencil, pen, watercolour, charcoal, acrylic paints, alcohol inks and more, with a focus on a different media each month/term.

Art is therapeutic in itself, but exploring art in the company of lovely people is simply marvelous! So why not come and join these friendly social art sessions! 


Various sessions and locations available - please see the list below

Workshops - Venues and dates available... 

Busy Pen Studios - Malvern

@ Wattletree Rd, Malvern East, Vic (home studio- address supplied on the voucher)

Saturday's  - fortnightly sessions starting 14th Sept 2019

  • Doodling for Relaxation, Creative meditation workshops

10.am - 11.15 am (75 min)

  • Exploring Watercolour -using watercolour pencils & traditional paints

12 Noon - 1.15 pm (75 min)

CBD - Evening sessions*

Tuesday's  - fortnightly sessions 

  • Doodling for Relaxation, Creative meditation workshops

6.15 pm - 7.30pm (75 min)

  • Exploring Watercolour -using watercolour pencils & traditional paints

7.45 pm - 9. pm (75 min)

* evening sessions are subject to minimum attendance numbers

Private Group sessions available - Yes I will come to you! Min Pax 6x

 Corporate Sessions  - Workplace Wellness or Conference Activities also available, Please contact me for more information :) 


Find your workshop vouchers below



Wellness Art:

Adult workshops 

- Doodling for Relaxation

- Art Exploration


  • No artistic talent needed

  • Stress free – there is no wrong

  • Portable - simple tools you can find anywhere

  • Quiets the monkey mind/brain chatter

  • Improves moods and reduces anxiety

  • Aids in finding happiness and joy

  • Improves creativity / lateral thinking

  • Improves concentration and focus

  • Builds confidence, respect and acceptance

  • Improves hand/eye coordination and fine motor skills

  • Widely used by health & education professionals to assist with managing anxiety, pain, depression, anger management, addiction and rehabilitation