Lindy is passionate about art as medicine for the soul and has dedicated her working life to exploring the universal language of art for personal growth, transformation and healing. She has been involved in art education, curriculum and materials development, facilitator training and community work for the past 35 years. She is the author of two acclaimed books on art teaching: Khula Udweba and Creative Beginnings. Lindy has trained 60 facilitators in the ASTAR methodology over the past 12 years. These facilitators have spread the creative and healing benefits of this innovative approach to a vast network of people. Lindy is based at her studio in Cape Town, South Africa, where she is presently teaching, mentoring, facilitating workshops and art retreats, consulting and doing her own work as an artist.