Mandala Magic Art Journaling

for personal and cultural transformation –
find meaning and create deeper connection through creative practice.


We’re sorry, this event has ended!

Winter registration for the Mandala Magic School is open for a short while … we’d love to welcome you there!




Mandala Magic art journaling isn’t merely about creating patterns on paper. It’s a journey of self-exploration, insight and personal expression.


This is the work we do at the Mandala Magic School and you can learn how to begin with our taster course, Circles • Cycles • Symbols, where we combine Mandala Magic with art journaling for a unique creative process.



Basic Supplies You’ll Need

Paper to Draw On

Pen/Pencil to Draw With

Optional Colouring Tools

Circular Household Objects

Frequently Asked Questions

When Does The Course Start?

✅ We begin on 5th December and will send you an email with a link to each day’s content.

What Time Do The Classes Begin?

✅ You can access the material on-demand – there’s no special time to attend, so you can fit this into your usual routine. Make the most of your content and join in with each day’s activities.

How Long Do I Have Access To The Content?

✅ This event ends on 15th December, which is the last day to access the lessons.

Who Is This Course For?

✅ Our founder, Julie Gibbons, has designed this Mandala Magic art journaling workshop for everyone, no matter your experience. Even if you have never drawn before, you’ll be able to participate and enjoy each of the lessons. If you’re an experienced practitioner, you’ll learn more about the Mandala Magic process and how we apply it in the School.

Do I Need Special Supplies?

✅ All you need to participate is a pen or pencil to draw with and some paper to draw on. If you already have coloured pens, pencils or paints, you can also use them.  (Colouring is optional.) It will also be useful to gather circular household objects in various sizes e.g. a coin, a cosmetics jar and a drinks coaster.

Do I Need High-Speed Internet?

✅ Most of the content is delivered via video, so a high-speed internet connection will work best.

Is There An Online Community For This Course?

✅ You can post your work and participate in the Mandala Magic art journaling community at the Julie Gibbons Creative Facebook Page. Be sure to Like/Follow the page to join each day’s activities. You can also share your images with the Instagram hashtags #circlescyclessymbols and #mandalamagicschool.

Meet Your Instructor

Based in Scotland, Julie Gibbons is a symbolic artist who believes wholeheartedly in the power of the creative imagination as a means to activate the personal and cultural transformation we need to live in troubled times. 

Julie has been teaching Mandala Magic art journaling for over ten years and has welcomed thousands of practitioners from across the world to participate in her workshops and events. She founded the Mandala Magic School in 2023 to provide a full-time home for practitioners.