Friday, May 18, 2012

Altered Pages Art Retreat - Pine AZ

Hi Everyone!

I wanted to share a bit of information about an upcoming

Relax, be pampered in luxury in the Cool Pines.
Enjoy it's beautiful surroundings and peaceful days.
Take time for YOU and your muse will appear!

More than just a class, more than just a retreat…
it’s a full immersion into artful bliss.

This event will take place in Pine, Arizona, between the lovely Mountain towns of Payson and Strawberry Arizona   July 20-22, 2012.  I only wish I lived closer so I could attend!

Class details:
All Supplies are provided for each class.

Friday evening 6-9 pm Rubber stamping/paper crafting techniques - finished project, My Dream Book

Nancie Lively: Nancie used her Degree in Applied Arts with Interior Design discipline to create beautiful homes for Phoenix residents. Nancie has been a progressive rubber stamper since 1993 and a beloved local instructor. Her bathroom walls carry her rubber stamping to a new level! Nancie has been a huge supporter of Operation Write home for several years, 2 of her sons have recently retired from the Navy; she loves to give the troops a boost. Enjoy Nancie’s winning way of helping you produce beauty and memorable finished projects. We call her Aunt Nancie, because she is that wonderful Aunt we all wish we had growing up!

Saturday morning 9-12 am Gel Printing and embellishing techniques – finished project, a Canvas Book utilizing learned techniques on both paper and fabric.

Rita Blocksom:
Rita Blocksom: Is a mixed media artist, author, designer and workshop instructor. Her interests are collage, felting, quilting, imagery and all forms of creative expression. A former career educator, she moved to Phoenix in 1998 to teach creative and artistic endeavors to all ages. She has taught fiber arts across the USA, for more information, you can view her blog at
Rita kicks starts your creative side with both her inspirational art and her teaching methods. Rita is a driving force to get you motivated and the next thing you know….it’s ART! Rita is a true motivator!

This amazing all inclusive weekend is only $240.00. What is included?  In addition to the classes and all supplies for each class this fee also includes two nights lodging; meals - which includes dinner on Friday, breakfast, lunch & dinner on Saturday & breakfast on Sunday;  Door Prizes that will be awarded via random drawings and each attendee will receive a Goodie Bag filled with supplies.  There will also be an interactive & fun evening event if you wish to participate too! 

Doesn't get much better than that!

1 comment:

  1. I am even further away that Indiana, Roni! The price is sure right (if you don't have to consider airfare). I could use some pampering!


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