Meet the Teachers

Each of the presenters for Creative Reboot 2018 was invited to teach because they are examples of creative living—they walk their talk! They are also skillful guides who can lead you into an experience that will send you home with the lessons rooted in your heart and mind. Learn more about these creatives and the work they will share with you. 

JULIA CAMERON has been an active artist for over four decades. She is the author of more than forty books, including such bestselling works on the creative process as The Artist's Way, Walking in This World and Finding Water. Also a novelist, playwright, songwriter and poet, she has multiple credits in theater, film and television. 2017 marked the 25th anniversary of The Artist's Way, with over five million copies sold.

Discover and recover your creative self with Julia Cameron, author of the groundbreaking book The Artist’s Way. Now is the time to release your dreams and launch a more creative life, simply by doing something you love.

Experience a lively mix of lecture, Q&A, and creative clusters (success occurs in clusters and is born in generosity). Come into an intensive, guided encounter with your own creativity, including your private villains, champions, wishes, fears, dreams, hopes, and triumphs.

First published in 1992, The Artist’s Way is credited with helping millions of people find and express authentic creativity in their lives and work. Find out how in this unique weekend with Julia, designed to set you free.

No prerequisite. Please bring a notebook and pen.

HEATHERASH AMARA is the founder of Toci—the Toltec Center of Creative Intent, based in Austin, TX, which fosters local and global community that supports authenticity, awareness, and awakening. She is dedicated to inspiring depth, creativity, and joy by sharing the most potent tools from a variety of world traditions. HeatherAsh studied and taught extensively with don Miguel Ruiz, author of The Four Agreements, and continues to teach with the Ruiz family. She brings this openhearted, inclusive worldview to her writings and teachings, which are a rich blend of Toltec wisdom, European shamanism, Buddhism, and Native American ceremony. She is the author of the bestselling  Warrior Goddess Training series, The Toltec Path of Transformation and No Mistakes: How You Can Change Adversity into Abundance.

Creativity is as necessary as breathing when it comes to experiencing the best that life has to offer. Heatherash teaches that the blocks which arise to keep us from creative expression are invitations to go deeper into our life’s true work. 

She will teach a series of interactive exercises, intense breath work, and meditation/visualization  techniques to help you open up your creative airways and get your creative energy back in flow.

Barnet Bain is an author, filmmaker, creativity coach whose film credits include 'Milton's Secret' (director, writer) starring Donald Sutherland and Michelle Rodriguez based on the novelette by Eckhart Tolle, Oscar-winner ‘What Dreams May Come’ (producer), Emmy-award nominee Outstanding Made for TV Movie 'Homeless to Harvard' (executive producer), and 'The Celestine Prophecy' (producer, writer). Barnet is Core Faculty member at Spirituality Mind Body Institute at Teachers College, Columbia University and author of ‘The Book of Doing and Being: Rediscovering Creativity in Life, Love and Work’, (Atria, 2015), and ‘The Third Story: Awakening the Love that Transforms’ (Spindrift, 2013).  Barnet is an official partner with ‘Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Foundation’ and ‘Big Brothers, Big Sisters of America’ which enjoys participation of millions of community, corporate, and educational leaders annually who are using Barnet’s creativity content in their curriculum for communities, schools and corporations. For more info:

Embodied Creativity in Life, Love and Work—embody the raw power of your creative self. Sharing creativity principles and practical insights, Barnet offers a map for stepping beyond what we already know into a domain of experience from which innovation is born. Through discussions, meditations, and somatic techniques, you will rediscover a reservoir of creativity that is born in the body. Whether it’s in jumpstarting a new project, launching a business, creating a work of art, experiencing more fulfilling relationships, or making other dreams come true, Embodied Creativity offers a blueprint to step beyond what you already know into a life of purpose and innovation.

Randy Davila is the creator of this event and the author of Think Like A Publisher: 33 Essential Steps to Write, Promote, and Sell Your Book! and The Gnostic MysteryHe regularly teaches writer workshops at venues around the country.

He is the president of Insight Events USA, Hierophant Publishing, and Hampton Roads Publishing. Between the two publishing houses, he has overseen the publication of books by authors such as Eckhart Tolle, Byron Katie, Neale Donald Walsch, Richard Bach, Jack Canfield, don Miguel Ruiz Jr., and many more. Books published Randy’s companies have sold millions of copies around the world.

In his role as publisher, Randy must shepherd the raw creative work of writers into a form that is easily understood and can be read by a broad audience. In his workshop, he will help aspiring authors gain clarity about the process of submitting a draft manuscript—and then what must happen before that book can find its place on store shelves.

Randy works to demystify what can be an intimidating experience. If you have ever wished that you could talk to a real publishing insider and get your questions answered, this is your chance!

Karen Curry Parker is a #1 best-selling author, Human Design specialist, trainer, and professional speaker.    She has been a high-performance life and business coach for more than 20 years and has coached over 6,000 people.

Karen, along with her husband, is the founder of Sustainability2027, a nonprofit business incubator dedicated to supporting “green” craftspeople, entrepreneurs and small home-based businesses. 

Karen’s work has been featured on Fox News, Bloomberg Businessweek, CBS, ABC and various radio shows and tele-summits. Meet Karen at

Science is finally catching up with what the artists, dreamers, intuitives and leaders of the spiritual world have always known as truth.  We are all connected.  We are powerful creators and knowing the science and mechanics of harnessing the natural power of your quantum creativity is vital to helping you, not only create an abundant life for yourself, but add to the evolution of the world. 

You will discover the quantum physics and neuroscience of creativity and how to unlock your DNA and reprogram your mind  with exercises and guided meditations so that you can more fully serve your unique creative spark and offer the creative contribution to the world that only you can make.

Jacob Nordby co-created this event and is the author of The Divine Arsonist: A Tale of Awakening, and Blessed Are the Weird – A Manifesto for Creatives. He leads the Creative UnBootcamp course for students around the world, and offers transformational group retreats and individual creative guidance. His personal exploration has led him to wisdom traditions that include Toltec shamanism, Taoist teachings, Jungian psychology, cognitive behavioral therapy, and more. He is currently writing a new book about creative discovery. Meet him at

The Four Living Questions is a process of creative discovery that goes upstream of the product—such as your book, music, art, or other creation. This takes you into the heart of your own unique reason for being here and connects you with the inner genius power source.

When you take this hero's journey, you will gain clarity about your true desires and the fears that have blocked your progress in the past. Using a blend of cognitive behavioral therapy techniques, group work, and intuitive practices, you will learn how to line up who you are with why you are here—and what you desire to create.

Flora Bowley is a painter, creative pioneer, gentle guide and author of two top-selling books, Brave Intuitive Painting and Creative Revolution.  

Blending over twenty years of professional painting experience with her background as a yoga instructor, bodyworker, and lifelong truth seeker, Flora believes creative expression is both a birthright and crucial part of holistic well-being.

Flora’s soulful approach to the creative process has sparked a new holistic movement in the intuitive art world — inspiring thousands of people to courageously pick up a paintbrush, often for the first time. Flora lives in Portland, OR with her partner, his son, and their dog. Meet her at

Make Everything Thrive! Your life is your art and when you work with Flora Bowley, you will learn how to use movement, creative exercises, personal rituals (and more) as your "art medicine."

This will foster more happiness, healthiness, and confidence in your life — not to mention more spontaneity, innovation, connection, and play!

Melody Ross's art, books and products can be found in thousands of gift shops and book stores across the world. She currently has 2 best-selling books with Andrews-McMeel. She recently designed and created a program of products for the world’s largest retailer, 22 feet of product that was assembled by refugees and women at risk, giving jobs to thousands of women across the world.

Melody is the author and creator of Soul Restoration, an extensive course to reconnect humans with their deepest potential, taken by tens of thousands of people both personally at her retreats and through her online school, Brave Girl University. Melody has personally trained and certified 120 instructors to teach Soul Restoration, these instructors now teach this curriculum across the world. Melody has written curriculum for nearly 100 more courses as well.

She created Brave Girls Club, a home for a tribe of 180,000 women who are seeking to live their best life, heal from life’s traumas and go on to help others heal and live their best lives. Melody is also the creator of Brave Girl Symposium, an event in Boise, Idaho bringing 500 women together from all over the world for 4 days of story-telling and connection. Meet Melody and her tribe at

Dr. Sheri Rosenthal found herself in 1998 with a thriving medical practice and all the external markers of success, but had to admit that she was deeply unhappy. This became the threshold into a new life as she began her journey of self-discovery. She sold the practice, closed the prestigious surgical residency program, and set about to redefine her life.

After nearly eight years of personal mentorship with don Miguel Ruiz, the author of The Four Agreements, Sheri was inspired to venture back into the world with new creative gifts. She wrote two books on personal growth and consciousness and founded a coaching practice and a luxury travel business.

Several years later, she chose to shift all of her energy into what she loves most—travel and teaching others to develop businesses that are true works of art.

Sheri lives and teaches her motto, "bring all that you are into all that you do," and has a passion for sharing audacious living with other artists and adventure seekers. Meet her at her website:

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