Workshops & Facilitation

creative, transformative & catalyzing workshops

With over 10 years of experience working with youth, Tierra Negra Arts has provided groups and organizations of all ages with a high caliber of creative, transformative and catalyzing workshops, sensitive to every group’s needs.

Workshop fees are flexible according to your organization’s budgets, and range from half-day, to full day trainings.  See below for workshops currently offered.  Custom workshops and trainings are also available upon request.


Resilient You, Resilient Youth

Through this workshop, participants will examine their personal story and deep rooted beliefs to discover more honest and effective ways of connecting with youth.

Learn about trauma informed approaches, best practices for building strong connections with youth, and strategies to build resilience and avoid burnout.

This workshop is great for anyone who is just beginning to work with youth, and for those who already have experience in the field as well.

(Full Day Workshop $1500+gst)

Building Inclusive Spaces

Want to learn about how to make your work place a safer, and more inclusive space for all?

This 3 hour workshop will give participants basic strategies on how to transform their workplace to better welcome sexual orientation and gender minority communities, persons with disabilities, and racialized communities. Learn strategies on how to affect change on a policy level, and how to conduct an environmental scan for barriers.

(Full Day Workshop $1500+ gst)

Anti-Oppression from the Heart

Are you ready to take your community work to the next level? This is not your typical anti-oppression workshop.  Over a span of 3 hours, participants will take a creative journey to connect with their own personal story and understands how it interacts with larger oppressive systems at play in society.

By building trust and connecting to their personal stories, individuals gain a wide array of tools to address interpersonal and systemic oppression in their own lives and in their workplace from a clear and culturally sensitive place.

(Half Day Workshop $600 +gst)

Arts Based Facilitation for Healing and Social Justice (Gathering Strength)

Are you looking to re-invigorate your work environment, or rebuild your connection with your own creativity?  

This powerful arts-based experiential workshop will guide you through ice-breaker games team-building activities that will help foster stronger inter-personal connections and ignite change in an inclusive, honest, and meaningful way. 

Perfect for anyone who works closely with youth or other adults, or for folks looking to freshen up their facilitation repertoire!

(Half Day Workshop $600 +gst)

*Community rates available for grassroots/community group 

**All workshop fees are for sessions based locally in Vancouver, Coast-Salish Territories. 

Not based locally?

Tierra Negra Arts is mobile! Ask about our out of town rates and availability.