Jan Phillips provided us with energy and inspiration
"Jan Phillips provided us with energy, inspiration and creative practical ways in which we can engage our artistic selves fully in the world. She was an absolute delight, and she touch us deeply. Her gifts offered us with a gentle call to be fully who we are."
Lucianne Siers OP Dominican Institute for the Arts, Chair of the Board March 10, 2016
Jan is so unique, it will be difficult to top her
"Jan Phillips gave an insightful radio interview and we had a standing room only crowd for her workshop. Jan is so unique, it will be difficult to top her."
Kate Thorne Owner Sedona Books and Music, Sedona, AZ March 14, 2016
Jan’s presentation at River’s Edge at was both challenging and inspiring
"Jan's presentation at River’s Edge at was both challenging and inspiring. She used her music and visual presentation to effectively communicate the message of her newest book, The Art of Original Thinking. Jan is a thoughtful and caring person and very aware of her responsibility in helping to create a more just and sustainable future for humankind. The audience was enthusiastic and highly engaged in Jan’s presentation."
Rita Petruziello, CSJ Executive Director River’s Edge; Cleveland, Ohio March 14, 2016
It was like going on a holiday to feed my soul
"With her warmth, humor and unique boldness, Jan touches people’s lives and stirs them to creative action. As one participant commented: 'It was like going on a holiday to feed my soul.'"
Gary A. Ritts, Minister Second Congregational Church, Cohasset, MA March 14, 2016
Jan is brilliant, fun and will have you producing things you never thought possible!
"Jan is brilliant, fun and will have you producing things you never thought possible! Jan embodies a wealth of information which she readily shares. She listened to me goals then reflected back an infinite variety of ways to achieve them. Taking her weekend retreat was the beginning of a beautiful journey for me!"
Laurie Wood, Joyologist March 13, 2016
She’s a stand-up comic, an Ansel Adams and a Bodhisattva all blended into one
"Jan’s performance at Women of Wisdom was incredible! She’s a stand-up comic, an Ansel Adams and a Bodhisattva all blended into one."
Jan Sloan Conference organizer March 14, 2016
I experienced Magic, Bliss, Wonder beyond my wildest dreams. Thank you Jan!
"Attending Jan's Facilitator Training was, a realization that has opened my heart and mind to understand that; the desire we have must come true, because inherent in having the desire are the mechanics for its fulfillment. I experienced Magic, Bliss, Wonder beyond my wildest dreams. Thank you Jan!"
Terri Rubio Bailey March 14, 2016
The experience of Jan in person is revelatory and life-changing
"Jan Phillips' workshops cut to the core of what keeps us from fulfilling our creative destinies. She is insightful and compassionate, a loving friend and masterful teacher.Her books are great, but the experience of Jan in person is revelatory and life-changing."
Deborah Burgess Video Producer, Toronto, Canada March 14, 2016
Jan’s workshop was ideal for me.
“Jan's workshop was ideal for me. I knew I loved photography but feared what I didn't know. I gained confidence in practical information with lots of experiential learning. Even better, I was deeply inspired with possibilities for the future. I am grateful for Jan's extraordinary knowledge, creativity, and encouragement.”
Trish Murphy March 6, 2016
Discovering Jan has been an experience of being ‘mused’
"Jan Phillips, woman, artist, former sister, teacher, and muse, brings all of these experiences into her writing, and personal workshops. As Dominican Sister and as a working artist, I can resonate with the passion, energy and depth of spirituality that is exhibited in her writing and in her workshops. Discovering Jan has been an experience of being 'mused'."
Joeann Daley, OP, Milwaukee, WI March 10, 2016