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Editor’s note: This blog is written by Eliza Robinson, an author and astrologer based in Glasgow with an international clientele. Her workshop is a wonderful opportunity for celebrants, as creators and writers, to transform any blocks of shame into powerful creativity. We often don’t know what unspoken messages from childhood hamper our ability to be […]

hi there! I’m Veronika Robinson, editor of The Celebrant magazine. If you’re considering training to be a celebrant, a celebrant in training, a new celebrant or an industry veteran, here are five reasons to subscribe to The Celebrant magazine.     InternationalThe Celebrant magazine is read and written by celebrants from around the world. This […]

As editor of The Celebrant magazine, fledgling and experienced celebrants from around the world often ask me about how they can improve their vocal and presentation skills. It may be that they did a training course which didn’t include these modules or that they’ve fallen into bad habits and wish to improve their current skill […]

The world doesn’t need mediocre celebrants but it does need conscious, creative, compassionate celebrants who are always willing to learn, grow and be better. Essential Skills of a Celebrant Listening and hearing (truly listening, and not interrupting with your own stories)HumilityBoundariesTime value and time managementPunctualityOrganisationDisciplineCommitmentClarityWritingSpeaking clearly and articulatelyAcknowledging others’ valuesCreativity   Being a celebrant is […]

As the days become chillier here in the north, the light hangs lower in the sky. In just a few weeks we’ll be at the shortest day of the year. It brings with it a certain type of hibernation; a need to draw inward and conserve one’s energy.   Of course, as a celebrant, our […]

Celebrants around the world will be thrilled to know that there is now a designated World Celebrants Week. We hope you’ll join us as we educate and inspire others about just what it is celebrants do!   Here are a few ideas of how you can be involved. Take to your socials and post pictures […]

  Masterclasses for Celebrants is one-to-one training for professional celebrants to enhance their writing skills.    Choose from Mastering the Eulogy or Mastering their Love Story. Masterclasses for celebrants are based on an initial 1.5 hour Zoom session where I will analyse, assess and advise on the sample eulogy or love-story scripts you have written, […]

This guest blog has been written by Andrew D Scott of Victus Celebrant Services. Andrew qualified as a wedding and naming celebrant with The Academy of Modern Celebrancy in the summer. Here is his story of how he transformed from catering entrepreneur to celebrant. Hotel kitchens and weddings. Spot the similarities. There are certainly plenty […]

Welcome to The Celebrant magazine. If you’ve been curious about subscribing or even purchasing a single issue to try before committing to a year, here’s a look at what’s inside. Veronika Robinson, editor Issue 9Cover Photo: IcelandA special thank you to Iceland Celebrant, Sigurður Runarsson, and Wong Ariel Hoi Ki and Lau Lai Yue Vic […]