Marybeth Leis Druery is a visual artist and Expressive Arts facilitator who integrates the arts with meditation, reflection, and her work with the Hamilton charity, Student Open Circles. She leads groups and individuals in exploring self-expression through various creative medium, facilitating growth in self-awareness, meaning-making, leadership, and engagement in social justice. Her vibrant artistic works are exhibited locally, in international publications, and in many private collections.
Marybeth received her B.Ed. at the University of Western Ontario, is a trained Spiritual Director through the Ontario Jubilee program, and holds an Ontario College Graduate Certificate as an Expressive Arts Practitioner through Haliburton School of Art and Design. She offers Spiritual Companioning as a supportive space for individuals from diverse backgrounds to listen to where meaning is emerging in one’s life, with arts and creative expression available in Spiritual Companioning sessions. Her journey in formation as a Spiritual Director has been instrumental in birthing the expressive images found in her art. And in turn, she finds nourishment for her own spiritual journey through artistic expression.