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Tricia Burbank – is a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist , Neuro Linquistic Programmer, Business Consultant and Artist. An incurable adventurer, teacher, writer and student, she graduated from California State University with a BS in Recreation Education and a minor in Art. She has gone on to get accreditation and State Certification in the above professions. Owner of 3 successful businesses, applying the above experiences, she has been teaching individuals to discover their true natures and creative talents for over 40 years. She has produced 4 audio tapes with Guided Imagery and Self Hypnosis for: “Increased Self Esteem and Confidence”, “Meditation: Increasing Your Spiritual Energy”,” Stress Reduction and Deep Relaxation”, and “Meeting and Connecting With Your Higher Self.” She has taught seminars and workshops both nationally and internationally in the fields of personal, spiritual and business development as well as writing and art.

She has continued her work since moving to Nevada City in 1998, teaching Gourd Art Classes throughout Nevada County, participating in juried art shows, showing in galleries and high end gift shops, consulting and in private hypnotherapy practice. Tricia is continuing her Art Education through Sierra College in Nevada City.

Click here for a recent interview in the the Union, a Nevada County newspaper, on October 7th, 2005.

Awards and Recognition:

Tricia has entered competition is the Nevada County Fair where she has been awarded numerous 1st places in the gourd and handmade doll divisions. In 2005 Tricia was awarded a first for Autumn Vines (to the right) in the “Professional Fine Arts” division for paintings on other than canvas.

Art Association Memberships:

Center for the Arts (present)
Nevada County Arts Council (past)

Past Juried and Invitational Art Shows:

Mother’s Day Show
Empire Mine State Park
Grass Valley

Sierra Arts Festival
Downtown Grass Valley

Thanksgiving Show
Miner’s Foundry
Nevada City

Holiday Artisan Faire
Auburn Fairgrounds

Nevada County Open
Studios Tour

Banner Mountain Artisans
Tour and Sale
Nevada City

Arts & Flowers Show
Friends of Hospice
Nevada City

Private Showing at Mike and Bridget Bakers
The Cedars
Cedar Ridge

Belle Note” Fund Raiser for Neighborhood
Center for the Arts
Penn Valley

Guitar Fest
Indian Springs Vineyard
Penn Valley

Taste of the Foothills
Music in the Mountains
Grass Valley

Click here for Tricia's community service in the Arts.


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