Being deeply inspired by and passionate about nature, art and energy, Permaculture is a perfect path for Kym Chi.
This visionary describes Permaculture as a brain remapping that helps to look at the world through new eyes. She believes that it can help us to connect with our creative self expression through the recognition of beneficial relationships with the earth and all of its beings. You can see this expressed through her designs, educational techniques, and art.
To date, Kym has completed a 2 Permaculture Design Courses through Verge and Gaiacraft, 2 teacher trainings with Larry Santoyo, Scott Pittman and Michael becker, advanced trainings with educators like Starhawk, Mark Lakeman and Toby Hemenway. She is currently doing a Diploma in Education through the Permaculture Institute USA.
With a dedication to learning and holistic practices, in her earlier years Kym completed a chartered herballist certificate, Reiki Masters program and Raindrop therapy course.
She also did a diploma in Theatre Production majoring in Scenic Art and properties and has had opportunity to study with renowned artists Alex and Allyson Grey.
Dedicated to community involvement, Kym spends much of her time contributing to non profit organizations such as One Straw Society (www.onestraw.ca), The AREA (www.thearea.ca), The PCG(www.permaculturecalgary.org), COSM (www.cosm.org) and the Evolver network (www.evolver.net).
Currently, Kym offers Permaculture design, consultation, education, artistic services and healing work.