Sam is in the development phase of her first feature-documentary Turning the Tide. By bringing the voices of this coast together in one place, her team will add to the momentum of love and people coming together for the lands around the world. They’re looking for funding so if you have any suggestions, or would like to purchase any prints please reach out - all wisdom-shared and profits-gathered will go towards the making of this film.
As a poet before anything else, Sam has found metaphor to be a deeply healing and powerful tool throughout her self-love journey. Her most illuminating metaphors have been the mirrors found in the natural world. After looking through artworks created in the past two years, an underlying awareness has emerged: the earth can be our greatest teacher when learning to have compassion for ourselves. The Earth Knows How to Love Herself is a gallery exhibit that connects the themes across Sam Rose Phillips’ poetry, photography, and watercolour paintings.
You are made of stardust. No matter the configuration, this universal truth makes you beautiful. The Skin You’re In is Sam’s naked photo offering to connect you with that beauty. To remind you and show you your true nature and essence. You will be safe and respected in the presence of Sam and your vulnerability will be rewarded throughout this deeply healing experience. References available upon request. Please reach out if you'd like to explore what this can look like in terms of expression, your comfort, and each of our investments!
Sam has hosted workshops with the Royal BC Museum, primary school classes, and was a filmmaking mentor with youth from Tla-o-qui-aht First Nation. Whether it’s film, photography, or words, she is offering to empower you with these tools through 1-on-1 sessions. The length and subject matter will be fit to your training level, age, and area of focus. If you’re living in British Columbia and are interested in learning from someone with the experience, values, and ethics of Sam Rose Phillips, please reach out through the contact form below.