Imbolc Creative Visioning Retreat
Dates: January 31 – February 3, 2020
Facilitator: Monica Bodirsky
Cost: $450+ HST for private accommodation
Application Deadline: December 2, 2019

Kickstart your vision for 2020 and join us for this amazing opportunity to experience the final waning phase of the moon and the Wiccan Sabbath of Imbolc and then leave refreshed and just in time for the new moon. Experience clarity and direction in your practice with group discussions around a warm fire, group ritual, personal quiet time, and visioning exercises all in the beauty and stillness of Toronto Island in the winter.

We will be creating communal meals and you will be asked to contribute certain foods for the group from Friday evening until Monday breakfast.

FACILITATOR: Monica Bodirsky is an artist, writer, creativity coach and faculty at OCAD University in Toronto.


Private accommodation is available for artists.


Shared, furnished, large studio space provided.


Regretfully, we are unable to provide honoraria or stipends to cover travel or the fees associated with attending this residency. Artscape Gibraltar Point is happy to provide letters of support to any funding programs to which artists wish to apply.

We encourage applicants to pursue funding opportunities afforded them by their national, regional, local and departmental funding agencies.


Artists are expected to contribute to the ongoing dialogue surrounding the residency in a positive and respectful manner.

TO APPLY/SUBMISSION DETAILS: Please fill out an application at Please remember to indicate that you are applying to Dark Moon Weekend Retreat and indicate the type of accommodation you would require.