A teacher of remarkable powers!
— Kim Radu

Madelyn is a teacher, speaker, photographer and passionate advocate for self awareness through the arts.  Founder of the Luminous Elephant  studio, she  creates bright, imaginative curriculum in the arts for children and adults. Writer for various print and online magazines, photographer for Getty images. 

Madelyn's mission is JOY and to help people of all ages find their true voice and make the world a more colourful,  good-hearted community. 

The touchstone of her heart is the love she shares with family, friends, her beautiful children,  Tess and Noah - and her Bernese Mountain dog Lucy. Maddie adores stories of love and triumph. 

She has a deep fondness for the beautiful outdoors - and a good donut now and then.



Madelyn teaches the following classes: