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WILD HEART Conscious Dinner / Fundraiser for Community Sculpture Garden!

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WILD HEART Conscious Dinner / Fundraiser for Community Sculpture Garden!
A Conscious dinner to connect with our own wild hearts and connect with like-minded people heart-to-heart, and contribute financially through your ticket for a good cause! 
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THEME: Open Your Heart
๐Ÿ’– Tune into the wisdom of your heart. 
๐Ÿ’– Connect with yourself and others through love. 
๐Ÿ’– Dance to the beat of your heart.
๐Ÿ’– Expand. Open. Soften.
๐Ÿ’– Love is what heals
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LINE UP
- Spiral Sculpture Garden - by Artist Melissa Carey- Heart-warming cacao - set your intention - Heart opening meditation - Unleash your wild heart - energetic dance - Live drumming- Warming dinner (Vegan GF DF plus other side dishes, menu will be announced)- Heart-to-heart connection & conscious conversations- Sound Healing Session and Music- Ending with a fire performance around the Spiral Sculpture!
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WHEN & WHERE
Saturday Evening 23rd April 6pm - 9pm  (DATE CHANGE)
Location - Melissa's Art Studio Warehouse - 53 West Burleigh Road, Burleigh Heads GOLD COAST QLD. NOTE there is no parking at the venue - please park at the scout hall (two buildings before the warehouse) or on the street. 
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WHY
I am raising money through this event to build a new sculpture garden at the front of my art studio. The garden will be shared by the community to help us sell our sculptures on a prominent position on the main street of Burleigh.
I recently completed building my biggest sculpture yet - โ€˜The Spiral of Life' a 4 metre helical spiral made from steel that I welded myself. The sculpture was on display at Swell Sculpture Festival last year and has been sadly sitting in pieces. We have been offered an amazing opportunity to install the sculpture outside my art studio in the heart of Burleigh, so that I can showcase my work in order to sell the sculpture and in the meantime, share it with the community! Art should be enjoyed, not sitting in a warehouse! 
 100% PROFIT from tickets will go towards these costs!
Where the money will be spent:
- Assembling the spiral sculpture - hiring machinery and paying my team to help assemble, cost of tools and hiring a welder- Sourcing recycled timber to build planter boxes & screws etc.- Cost of buying soil and plants for the garden- Pay for lighting so we can light up the sculpture garden at night- Any extra money will help us build a bigger sculpture garden! 
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ABOUT THE SPIRAL SCULPTURE
'The Spiral of Life ' is a portal of energy, where you can let go of what no longer serves you and send it through the spiral to be transformed. 
Being part of a series of work, the spiral sculpture design represents strength and unity using a helical circle shape when viewed from the front of the sculpture. The helical spiral, as found in nature, is essentially the transmission of energy, radiating out and drawing in, infinitely and eternally. As we exist in nature flowing with energy, connecting to one another and our place it creates an infinite flow of energy โ€“ the essence of life itself flowing through us and around us. 'The Spiral of Life ' is inspired by the Fibonacci sequence (the golden ratio), and the spiral form symbolises our connection with nature and ourselves. As everything originates from a spiral, including our DNA, it is a symbol of harmony in nature.
What people are saying about this sculpture:
"I love the way this sculpture flows and disperses energy outwards" - Neil "This sculpture speaks to my heart and soul - I just love it so much!" - Julia "Such a beautiful expression of the spiral of life. Really captures your inner wisdom and connection to the divine source" - Ojas"Wow this is amazing, so beautiful, love the energy flow" - Ayla "This sculpture was my absolute favourite! I love love love how it changed shape from different angles, so clever!" - Jude "This artwork has moved me beyond words! It is spectacular! I can't believe it is being removed (from the public beach location) it's iconic!" - Lyn"This is amazing! You are such a talented artist and with such a powerful energy" "This is pretty special, such a great story (behind the artwork), thanks and cheers to you, your talent and beautiful mind" - LJ "Congratulations Mel for your brute human articulation of elemental inspiration. But words are nothing to hand forged sunshine and steel in a perfect dance in daylight" - Alan 
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WHO 
Melissa Carey is a full-time practising artist, who creates large intricate sculptures and art installations across Australia and internationally. She has a passion for sharing her skills and knowledge, and encouraging creativity in everyone. Melissa has found many ways to help improve mental health through combining mindfulness with her art practise. She loves gathering people together to connect through art. She has been teaching art & craft workshops to adults and kids since 2014 - see more here https://www.instagram.com/artistmelissacarey/ or visit her website http://www.melissacarey.com.au

Terry B. is a musician, sound healer, psychic and spiritual artist. He has over 20 years experience as a sound healer and loves to create magic through his music. He currently spends time touring across Australia performing at healing events and festivals, and has helped thousands of people find inner peace and freedom. He is extremely intuitive, with a soft heart and bubbly sense of humor, and often receives messages for people through his psychic work.
Yoko has been a musician for many years, and plays a very unique sound healing instruments from Japan - Singing Ringยฎ These singing bowls produce the "Sound of Universe' and its vibration that go through both physical and energetic body to bring balance and harmony. When she places the bowl on your body to play, it is an experience you have never experienced before.
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The last WILD HEART Fundraising dinner that Melissa hosted 3 years ago in Sydney had over 50 people gathering together and was such a magical experience, and this is what people shared after the event:
โ€œIโ€™m filled with so much love after Saturday night. Thank you all for being such incredibly open, fun and loving beings and thanks to everyone who worked to create the eventโ€ - Elise
โ€œI am ever so thankful for the warm space created for and by this event. Reflecting back on the moment I asked to join in twirling is a noteworthy breakthrough moment for me. The courage to enquire, the desire to be involved, to share, and the welcoming inclusion. I am reconnecting with elements of myself that have been crushed for too long. I am growing from this experience, the after burn, the heat is increasing every day in my heart fire. Love! Love! Love! And Gratitude!โ€ - Waz
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TICKETS
Your heart exchange: by donation (recommended offering is $25) 
VIP TICKET $77 includes a small artwork of your choice by Melissa Carey (take home on the night)GET YOUR TICKET HERE: http://www.melissacarey.com.au/wildheartticket
All Tickets include entry, cacao drink and dinner.
NOTE: This is a SOBER Drug & Alcohol Free event, No BYO allowed. If you appear intoxicated you will be asked to leave. 
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DONATIONS 
We have set up a DONATION option below to raise extra money if you cannot attend in person! Every dollar helps!! CLICK HERE to donate: 

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WHAT TO BRING
BYO Yoga Matt & blanket for the sound healing, drink bottle, mug for cacao, and your intention for opening your heart. 
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This is an event is close to my heart and I want to bring people together through my art, creating connection and sharing a delicious meal. 
Please contact me if you would like to volunteer to this community event.
I hope to see all of you beautiful souls there! 
BIG Love, 

Mel Wild Heart ๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–๐Ÿ’–


Terms and Conditions:

All tickets must be paid in full to secure each spot before the event commences. There are no door sales. Refunds are not available (except where COVID conditions apply such as a lockdown) but can be transferred to a friend. 

The event may be subject to cancellation, if the minimum numbers of attendees are not met, or a date change. You will be offered a full refund or a credit to attend an alternative event/date of the same value.

Your personal information that is collected for the events will be kept secure, private and confidential, and will never be passed on to a third party or company without your consent.

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