The About Mark
Mark has made hundreds of Labyrinths and expresses himself fully as a Horticulturalist ,Landscaper, Builder, Group Facilitator and Artist in the labyrinth. His passion for designing and creating Labyrinths started over 25 years ago. He has trained with two world leaders in Labyrinth facilitation and building :Dr Lauren Artress and Robert Ferre .He has led many retreats where the labyrinth is the centre of the ceremonial and ritual space. His love of the sacred is expressed fully in these times. He expertly guides his groups to find for themselves their true nature and purpose. He has designed a unique system to build labyrinths using a metal landscape edging product to make Labyrinths with strength, durability, ease of maintenance and beauty. He has shared his love of Labyrinths with many community groups including Schools, Mens Gatherings, The Joining Gathering, Community Garden Projects, Art Exhibitions, Botanical Gardens ,and last three years at Woodford Folk Festival. The artist in Mark has created Mosaic labyrinths in tiles, glass and stamps, he’s made leadlight and glass fused labyrinths and carved them into wood. Mark makes traditional Labyrinth designs as well as nine of his own that he has designed for specific situations and purposes. His Angel Wing 3 circuit design for example is ideal for an edible or sensory garden or where wheel chair access is needed, also his Labyrinth of Choice and the Chalice of Love are 5 circuit designs, ideal for ceremonies and allows the labyrinth walker a choice of where to start their journey.