MORNING ALTARS OFFERINGS

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Day Schildkret is internationally known for Morning Altars and has inspired tens of thousands of people of all ages across the globe to be awed with impermanent earth art. Buzz Feed calls Morning Altars, “a celebration of nature and life.”

Morning Altars is igniting an international movement of art, mindfulness and ritual with a 7-step practice that renews and redeems our relationship to nature, creativity, mindfulness and impermanence. With over 61k followers on Instagram, over 25k on Facebook and workshops and installations worldwide, Morning Altars is bringing ephemeral art to the collective human imagination.

Day and Morning Altars have been featured in BuzzFeed, Vice, Vox, Spirituality & Health Magazine, and on NBC and CBS’s affiliate stations.

Day is the author of Morning Altars: A 7-Step Practice to Nourish Your Spirit through Nature, Art and Ritual published by The Countryman Press, an imprint of W.W. Norton.

Public Installations

Morning Altars public installations are locally foraged, one-of-a-kind, large-scale impermanent art pieces that provide a unique and transformative gathering place to honor life transitions through ritual, conversation, contemplation, and celebration.

The Hammerstein Ballroom | New York City | October 2019

The Hammerstein Ballroom | New York City | October 2019

Morning Altars Installations have been seen at The Hammerstein Ballroom, Google, The 9/11 Memorial Plaza, The Andy Warhol Foundation, Nature Conservancy, The California Academy of Sciences, 1440 Multiversity, Wellspring Conference, The Palace of Fine Arts, The Wanderlust Festivals, The Assemblage NYC, Lakewood Cemetery MN, Butte College and many others locations.

The Historic Lakewood Cemetery | Minneapolis | July 2019

The Historic Lakewood Cemetery | Minneapolis | July 2019

Small-Scale Installation

California Academy of Sciences | San Francisco | March 2019

California Academy of Sciences | San Francisco | March 2019

Size: Between 3’ to 6’ in diameter
Labor: 1/2 day of local foraging and 1/2 day of building
Assistance: None
Estimated Cost: $1200
Audience Size: 10 people

Medium-Scale Installation

Size: Between 6’ to 10’ in diameter
Labor: 1/2 day of local foraging and 1 day of building
Assistance: None
Estimated Cost: $2200
Audience Size: 10-25 people

The Historic Lakewood Cemetery | Minneapolis | July 2019

The Historic Lakewood Cemetery | Minneapolis | July 2019

Large-Scale Installation

Size: Between 10’ to 15’ in diameter
Labor: 1-2 day of local foraging and 1 day of building
Assistance: *1 assistant
Estimated Cost: $3200
Audience Size: 25-75 people

Extra-Large-Scale Installation

Size: Between 15’ to 25’ in diameter
Labor: 2 days of local foraging and 2 days of building
Assistance: *2-3 assistants
Estimated Cost: $4200
Audience Size: 75-200 people

*Assistants are not included in the pricing and can be provided by client.
*Travel, lodging, per-diem and other items are negotiated separately.


Immersion Workshops

”It’s like I’m plugged back in to my heart, to nature, and to my true expression.” —Noah, 38, New York

“Hands-down, the best hands-on workshop for me and my children!”
—Jessica, 31, Jordan, 10 and Dylan 8, Santa Barbara, CA


”I truly needed a way to move through my grief. This practice is profound!”
—Sarah, 57, Portland


The Morning Altars immersion workshops are a hands-on, creative, earth-based practice that teaches participants how nature and art are effective ways to heal, grieve, celebrate, and honor their life transitions. Based on the practice conceived and popularized by Day Schildkret’s book, Morning Altars, each workshop guides participants through the 7-steps of creating personal earth altars while strengthening skills such as wonder, gratitude, resilience, creativity and unattachment.

Day has led hundreds of sold-out workshops all over the world within communities, businesses, universities, corporations, conferences, and festivals.

Morning Altars Workshop | Richmond | November 2018

Morning Altars Workshop | Richmond | November 2018

3 hour workshops: $1300
4 hour workshops: $1500
5 hour workshops: $1700
6 hour workshops: $1900

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Package Add-ons

#1. Ritual

While Morning Altars are art, they are also interactive ritual pieces that can be utilized to honor life transitions, as healing spaces, and to create meaning-making opportunities for an individual, community, organization, conference or business client. Each ritual is hand-tailored by Day to address the needs, circumstances and vision of the client.

1/2 hour ritual add: $600
1 hour ritual add: $1000
1.5 hour ritual with candle-lighting add: $1600

#2. Product Placement

Morning Altars’ altars and public art installations can serve as a creative and vibrant canvas to place a product or advertise a brand that always create a buzz on social media. Installations can be made exclusively of a product or with a product incorporated into a larger installation.

Installations with product integration add: $500
Installations made entirely of a product add: $1000

#3. Copyright

Morning Altars maintains full rights over any and all images of mandalas, altars, and art pieces created by Day Schildkret. Copyrights can be exclusively sold for sole use at the discretion of the client.

Transfer of copyright add: $1000

Contact

Principle: Day Schildkret
day@morningaltars.com

Assistant: Jessica Sala
bookings@morningaltars.com

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