BYRDFEST 19
WORKSHOPS
Coming soon....

If you are interested in hosting a workshops at Byrdfest 19, please send your proposal to lana@byrdfest.com or complete the form on our 'CONTACT US' page.
WORKSHOP SCHEDULE
Coming soon....



**ALL WORKSHOPS WILL TAKE PLACE ON THE BEAR STAGE LOCATED TO THE LEFT OF MAIN STAGE


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WORKSHOPS FROM LAST BYRDFEST :
BELOW THE WAIST HOOPING (ADVANCED)
In this more advanced style hoop dance workshop we will cover knee and foot hooping tricks. This will be a fast paced, fun workshop that will benefit hoopers looking to bring some new flavor to their hoop flow. Tumbling, transitions, flair, and technique will be the focus within the teachings of this class based upon below the waist hooping.

Intermediate to advanced level class.

INSTRUCTOR : LANA MAE
HOOP FLOW 101
Unlock your potential and discover your own authentic way of moving in and out of your hoop! In this workshop we will work on basic on-body skills and conditioning to engage and isolate specific muscle groups so you can successfully connect with your hoop. Building muscle memory is very important when it comes to learning tricks with your hula hoop. We will also learn a series off body tricks so you can gain a better understanding of exploration with your hoop by creating flow from one trick to another creating flow. Together we will explore the Hula Hoop as a tool to promote healthy living, build confidence, fuel your creativity, while leaving you feeling empowered, loved, strong and mindful. Focus for beginners, but beneficial for all skill levels

INSTRUCTOR : CARLY GETZLOW
DRUM CIRCLE 101
This workshop is for anyone who wants or likes to walk up and join the drum circle, all ages! We will be learning simple beats to get you started, and then we will learn how to jump in and out of a beat once it has taken over the whole circle. This is more about showing you that there is no right or wrong way to be a part of a drum circle, all you have to do is find the beat! People of all ages will be welcome to come and beat on some drums, and we will leave with the beat inside us all!!

INSTRUCTOR : KITTY CHRISTINE
HOLISTIC HEALING
Holistic alternative workshop to show people tinctures, remedies, etc. Also, would love to do a healing hz workshop and teach people the power within mantras and subconscious healing mechanisms to heal from ptsd, anxiety, depression, or overall being in a consistent state of high alert.

INSTRUCTOR : SHELBY DIANE
HEMP TWISTS & CREATIONS
Shelby will be bringing a fun twist to hemp and hemp braiding. She will be teaching the basics to braiding hemp. How to set yourself up for successful braiding and creating things such a necklaces and bracelets. She will also be showing how to make different twists and styles to make your creation unique. All ages are welcome to come, whether you’ve been braiding hemp for years or if it’s your first time! Join me and make yourself a memory to keep forever!

INSTRUCTOR : SHELBY BOWMAN
STRETCH & FLEXIBILITY FLOW
Practice opening up your muscles and breathing through your flow in this flexibility workshop. Focusing on full body flexibility, we will work through techniques and stretches to help increase range of motion and work our sore or stiff muscles. Feather will use yoga techniques and various stretches to guide you through a moderately paced flexibility flow!

INSTRUCTOR : FEATHER LILLIE
ISOLATION VARIATIONS
This workshop will cover over 10 different types of isolations! From teaching the most basic frontward & backward isolations to ghosting and everything in between. DeRennflaux has created a file to share with anyone after the class for revisiting and further learning! This is sure to be a fun class to unlock many different thought processes and understanding of the hoop!

INSTRUCTOR : MCKENZIE DERENNAUX
BODY MOVEMENT WITH PALM TORCHES
Explore sensual movements with a simple choreography that will help you expand your flow with your body. We will practice using our body movement as the first “prop” and palm torches as the accessory. All skill levels are encouraged to attend!

INSTRUCTORS : WANDA VALLES & STEPHANIE BROWN
FREEDOM OF MOVEMENT
This workshop focuses on moving through ones body, using breath and transfer of energy! This workshop also opens up how to create an authentic yoga practice, creating a whole new experience in the healing that is yoga! Come join Alison, open up your minds and hearts, and create a practice that is completely individualized for personalized healing!

INSTRUCTOR : ALISON KABLE