Imagine creating yourself and celebrating your life at such a magnificent place as the ocean! We will be right on the beach in a large gorgeous beach house with a beautiful covered back porch for outside artsy fun!
The beach house inside is bright and spacious and lends itself beautifully to the creative flow!
~We will have 3 full days packed with unique art workshops ~
Thank You to This Years Sponsor's!!
Golden Artist Colors
RubberMoon Art Stamps
Unity Stamp Company
The wonderful Flora Bowley has offered one space to a lucky woman in her amazing
Bloom True Course!
Juliette Crane has such a beautiful whimsical style which she shares with readers in her
New Book ~ Inspired By The Little Things~
She has generously offered a copy for one lucky woman to enjoy!
~This Year's Instructors~
Sherri Welser and Leslie Ackman
Sherri Welser is a mixed artist and jewelry designer and has been published in national magazines such as Somerset Gallery, Mary Janes Farm, Scrap & Stamp,Jewelry Affaire and Bead Trends Magazine. She also offers on line workshops and travels the east coast offering workshops and her ArtBeach retreats.
~Discovering the Goddess Within~
Sherri will be offering her intuitive style painting technique and we will be creating this beautiful canvas all about creating and discovering the goddess within you!
"Catching Your Dreams"
We will be creating beautiful dream catchers, weaving glass beads, gemstones and feathers into them. Perfect for catching your dreams!
The healing virtues of using gemstones and incorporating them into our dream catchers will be covered .
You will be able to truly create something for your heart & soul!
Do you love creating awesome new backgrounds for your artwork? In this fun and creative workshop we will be using the sand as a "resist" of sorts and adding dyes to create a beautiful background!
Adorn your body with beautiful henna tattoos in celebration of our unique spirits and artful goddess ways!
We will be creating beautiful memory necklaces of our time on the beach!
Leslie Ackman is a self-taught mixed-media artist and blogger from Maryville, Missouri. After taking Brave Girl Melody Ross's "Soul Restoration" class she KNEW she had found her passion in life! Mixing her love of Words with paint, images and glue...Leslie began not only creating for herself but others. She has been teaching Mixed-Media classes at "The Art Experience" in Maryville for 2 years as well as sharing her message and art on-line at her blog Words of Me Project. Leslie believes that everyone is an artist and loves to share her enthusiasm with her students! Please stop by her blog for one of her free art journaling classes.
"Living On Beach Time"
Fun & Creative Beach Journal Making
~Faces of Me~
"Faces of Me"- There are so many "faces" that make us who we are...we are serious, silly, loving and so much MORE! In this class we are creating ten tags that represent our various moods then binding them all together into one cute tag book...lots of mixed media painting, stamping and FUN going on here!
Soul Canvas"- This class is all about bringing JOY to your home and your heart. We will be answering thought-provoking questions and digging deep within ourselves to excavate words and manta's that speak to us. We will then create a beautiful, heart-filled 11x14 canvas using soul-filled colors, images and words that speak our TRUTHS. You final piece will be the perfect thing to hang in your studios, bedrooms or any sacred place you know it belongs.
~Lifes A Beach~
"Life's a Beach" planner class-Planning is all the rage at the moment...in this class we will be creating our very own Beach Planner to keep with us throughout the year. Each month has a very special theme along with prompts and ideas to help you become the best YOU possible! My planner is so special to me...I KNOW you will LOVE this class!!
~Mixed Media Me~
Mixed Media Me"-In this light-hearted class we will be creating one of a kind, silly, fun "girls" using OUR faces!! Filled with bright, bold colors and shapes this class will inspire our creativity!!
Each one of us will enjoy a beach massage on the first day to get us all relaxed and get our artsy mojo flowing!!
"There is a peacefulness here like no other... you can hear the words your heart speak to you..."
The view from the upper deck at sunset
The Moon on the beach
Here are some fun pictures from ArtBeach 2014!
Henna Tattoos we had fun with!
ArtBeach "Quilt" that we will be be adding to every year!!
Leslie and I on the beach with a quick selfie!
Folly Beach massage offering an afternoon of massage bliss!
Up to their elbows in art!!
Beautiful Class WIPs!
Christina and Tam
Sherri, Ginger and Angie enjoying the first night on the beach!
Angie and Christina getting giggly;)
Lucinda, Angie and Sherri ~Dinner at Rita's
The Beautiful ArtBeach Tribe~ Such an amazing experience we all will take with us where we may wander <3
**Retreat Cost is $895.00 and that includes:
~Full access to 3 amazing days of workshops ~
~ All project supplies ~
~ Breakfast , gourmet lunch,snacks and beverages each day~
~Welcome Gift bag filled with artsy goodies~
~Beach House Accommodations are $395.00~
Which includes 4 nights stay Tuesday night the 6th - Friday the 9th ( double occupancy- 6 bedrooms plus 4 bathrooms!!)
Dinners for 4 nights,snacks and beverages
linens ( no need to bring any:)
Available washer /dryer for your convenience
* Payment needs to be in full for the beach house accommodations to guarantee your space
* Once your spot is held and paid for because of the limited availability of rooms sorry there are no refunds
~ sorry no refunds as again space is very limited
Come Join the fun!!
Please contact me for Registration at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope to see you there!!