Upcoming Events

Past Events

To contact Gika Rector, call 713.213.7643 or send e-mail.

Classes

  • Magical Felt Bowls

    Date and time

    Saturday, July 25, 2020
    10 a.m.–4 p.m.

    Description

    Join Gika Rector and Lisa Rose to spend a day making two magical felt bowls. Wrapping luscious wool fibers around different size rubber balls, participants will create two felt vessels, perfect for storing small treasures. The process involves soap, water, and fun. No talent required. Bring your curiosity and perhaps an apron.

    Instructors

    Lisa Rose is an accomplished fiber artist based in Spring. She began crocheting at her grandmother’s knee at the age of six. With a love for all natural fibers, she spins, weaves, knits, and felts and creates one-of-a-kind pieces for the body and the home.

    Gika Rector has been a fiber artist for more than 20 years. She combines creativity, her education in psychology, and her role as a personal coach and Feldenkrais practitioner to facilitate transformation in individuals and organizations.

    Fee

    $45 (includes materials)

    Location

    The Jung Center of Houston
    5200 Montrose Boulevard [MAP]
    Houston, Texas
    713-524-8253

    How to register

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  • Magical Felt Mini Bowls - POSTPONED

    Date and time

    Saturday, March 28, 2020 – POSTPONED, new date TBD
    9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

    Description

    Join Lisa Rose and Gika Rector to spend a morning making magical felt mini bowls. They’re just the right size to hold stitch markers, tapestry needles, rings, earrings—small treasures. Embellished with a row of beads, and to top it all off, make a coordinating beaded row counter for your knitting.

    Fee: $45 including supplies

    Instructors

    Lisa Rose is an accomplished fiber artist based in Spring. She began crocheting at her grandmother’s knee at the age of six. With a love for all natural fibers, she spins, weaves, knits, and felts and creates one-of-a-kind pieces for the body and the home.

    Gika Rector has been a fiber artist for more than 20 years. She combines creativity, her education in psychology, and her role as a personal coach and Feldenkrais practitioner to facilitate transformation in individuals and organizations.

    Fee

    $45 (includes materials)

    Location

    Purly Girls Yarn Shop

    702 Spring Cypress Road,
    Suite A, Spring, Texas
    77373

    How to register

    You may HERE for this course.

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  • Awareness Through Movement® Lessons

    Date and time

    Tuesday mornings, 11:30 – 12:30 (Please note: No in-person classes on March 17 or March 24, 2020. We’re experimenting with offering the class online through Zoom. Please contact me if you’re interested.)

    Description

    Give thanks—for being human. Your body is an amazing, complex system that carries you through your entire life. Whether you move easily or have too many aches and pains, the season of Thanks-giving is the perfect time to restore your sense of wonder at living in a human body.

    Join Gika Rector for this ongoing series of lessons from the Feldenkrais Method®. Bringing attention to your movements, you will build strength, greater range of motion and better balance. As Feldenkrais said, “Make the impossible possible, the possible easy, and the easy graceful.”

    Classes are suitable for almost all fitness levels. Willingness to lie on the floor and in interest in moving more easily are really all you need.

    Fee

    $20 for single classes; $80 for 5-class pass

    How to register

    Call Patricia Noren 713-662-5896 to register.

    Contact Gika Rector at 713-213-7643 or gika@gikarector.com

    Location

    The Woodlands United Methodist Church Recreation Facility
    2200 Lake Woodlands Drive
    The Woodlands, Texas 77380

     
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