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Welcome to The Grove

Cultivating the spiritual life and creative work of artists. 

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We offer artists clarity and community through our commitment to craft and creativity.


Cultivating Healthy Creative Rhythms

Thursday, April 9, Noon PST/3 PM EDT

Join Joey O'Connor, Bob Murphy & Mandy Hinkle from The Grove as we explore how to cultivate healthy creative rhythms. We'll explore practical ideas for artistic, emotional, mental, physical and spiritual health during these challenging times. We'll be meeting on Zoom. It's free...register below!

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Do You Feel Stuck or Blocked? - A FREE Gift

Join Grove Founder, Joey O'Connor, in this free video course designed to help you get unstuck & unblocked in creating your art. You'll also receive free updates from The Grove. Get started today!

Coming Soon! The Cultivated Artist Showcase
Saturday Evening, May 30, 2020
Mountain View Church
San Juan Capistrano, CA

On Saturday Evening, May 30, The Grove is hosting the Second Annual Cultivated Artist Showcase. It will be  an incredible evening of beauty, creativity and artistry presenting the work of 25 musicians, singers, filmmakers, visual artists, writers, photographers and poets. We will announce 10 winners of our Grove Artist Grants. 10 Artists will receive $1,000 each along with a certificate and the Golden Avocado award! Click through to see more photos from last year's Showcase! Click the Artist Grant Application link above to apply for a 2020 Artist Grant. (We will notify you in the event of a postponement.)
Presale tickets $15.00pp before May 1. $20 at the door.
Click here to purchase your tickets today!

The Cultivated Artist Experience
at Villa Con Cuore

to cultivate your spiritual life & creative work.

All three Getaway Artist Retreats of the 2020/2021 Cultivated Artist Experience will be held at Jerome Gastaldi's beautiful Villa Con Cuore in Fallbrook, California. 

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A One-Year Experience Designed to Help You Become A Successful Artist
Artist Coaching to Get the Results You Want

Journey 5 - New group forming! Apply today for the 2020/2021 Cultivated Artist Experience. Each group is limited to 10 people.


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Authentic, Inspiring Stories about Art, Life & Faith . . . from 21 Artists.

In Create: Transforming Stories of Art, Life & Faith, you'll read the personal and professional challenges of artists. Visual artists, filmmakers, writers, dancers, and musicians. The Kindle ebook has over 25 beautiful paintings, photos and illustrations. 50% OFF! Only $3.49 in Kindle. $9.99 print.

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Fresh from The Grove

Receive weekly inspiration and practical help for cultivating your spiritual life and creative work from The Grove Blog.

Grove Online Courses

Grove Online Courses offer you practical, inspirational and affordable tools for cultivating your spiritual life and creative work.
(video & audio courses available)

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Check Out the Amazing Work Coming from the Artists in the Cultivated Artist Experience!

With The Grove's CPR Goal-Setting process, our community of Cultivated Artists in Year 3 & 4 are hitting their creative goals every month. They are more focused than ever, producing amazing new art in music, film, visual arts, photography, writing and more. See more here...

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