Mandalas for School Adjustment Counselors

In collaboration with The Beautiful Stuff Project, Connection Lab worked with school adjustment counselors in a local elementary school to help them integrate mandalas into their clinical practice with students and to prepare them to create a collaborative mandala...

Access Day at the DeCordova Museum

On a warm day in the summer of 2018 Connection Lab and The Beautiful Stuff Project led an activity at the DeCordova museum and sculpture park as part of Access Day.  The day was designed to invite people with physical and developmental disabilities to enjoy the museum...

Mosaic for mental health

To celebrate mental health awareness month, the Newton Health Department organized an evening event at the local library. The centerpiece activity was a mosaic project facilitated by Connection Lab.  Together, community members of all ages created a mosaic of a tree...

Winter Hill mosaic mandala mural

The entrance to the Winter Hill Community Innovation School got a facelift when every student in the school (and some parents) helped to create mosaic mandalas that members of the student council designed.  With themes ranging from peace to diversity and movie...

Pumping on the Go

  Breastfeeding a baby is monumental task on its own, and trying to do it while also working is magnitudes more difficult.  This project collected poignant stories and photos from women around the United States that explore the ways that they manage to continue...