Qaadira Allen is an award-winning artist/educator, author, and master facilitator who creates powerful transformative experiences that are designed to inspire, empower, and heal. Her unique fusion of creative, spiritual, and energetic tools help others craft a life they love. As the founder of The Center for Transformative Art, Qaadira has facilitated more than 400 transformational group experiences in the U.S. and the Caribbean. She has also initiated special programs for women in transition, people with cancer, seniors, at-risk youth, teachers, entrepreneurs, and social workers. To find out more about transformative art or learn how you can create powerful groups, visit http://www.centerfortransformativeart.com
“This training is so powerful and necessary in our lives. It really offered transformative life skills.”
“I love Qaadira and her invigorating playshops. What the world needs now is more play, play, play. Art heals and reveals—I would recommend the playshops to anyone who wants to discover and recover their joy.” K. Sankofa
“Thank you for the excellent team-building workshop you presented at the retreat. Staff from all five of our agencies felt they had a refreshing and morale-boosting experience. The final project of making the quilt was very inspiring. It has left us with something beautiful that is also personally and collectively meaningful. I look forward to working with you again.” Claudia Apfelbaum, Healthy Families Consortium of Southeastern Pennsylvania
“...the sessions were fantastic, mind-renewing, and uplifting.” D.K.W.
“What I enjoyed the most, was Qaadira’s ability to assist in creating community.”
“I felt like this playshop was absolutely divine and ‘on time’. I give thanks to you, Qaadira. You are an inspiration indeed.”
“Qaadira, you are truly gifted at your craft.” Betty Battles