Art retreats & workshops designed to make the everyday extraordinary.


Since 2009 our art retreats have offered the most unique, and feature packed experience for Decorative Artists. You will experience inspiration and transformation learning new skills while in the company of other creatives. 

Every retreat offers a variety of inspiring and portfolio building classes, products and instructors.  The retreat price always includes classes, food and lodging.   We love to pamper you while creating a fresh, unique and memorable experience.  


2017 Schedule


April 24 - 28, 2017 /SOLD OUT

Cindee Lundin - Levi Comstock - Kathy Boyd

Carved concrete for vertical designs.  Tile, stone, artwork and more. 

Epoxy resin techniques for countertops and floors.  Learn the basics of epoxy, mixing and color technique, how to pour epoxy over existing countertops and floors and how to create new ones.  



october 29 - November 6, 2017

Tour of a lifetime

Only a limited number of spaces so book early!

This retreat is a long time coming!  Join us in beautiful Italy. We will take classes, tour in Florence and Corciano, absorb the rich history of this country. 



Texas - Yee haw

Wait for it!

ArtFusion Event

September 20 - 23

The third annual ArtFusion Event for Decorative Artists will be held in beautiful Black Mountain, North Carolina.  This is the hippest and largest attended industry event for Decorative and Mixed Media Artists. Over 25 classes, speakers, demonstrations, live music, exhibitors and lots more.

Visit for more information.

Kathy are truly an amazing person!!!!! I am still in Awwwww over the Summer Retreat last week. You are such a detail oriented person and want you to know how much I appreciate all of your efforts and hard work you put into all of it. So looking forward to coming back in Sept for the Fall Retreat!!!!! See ya soon!!!
— Jan Moody 2013
I am still glowing and floating from the experience at retreat...HUGE thanks to all, especially KB- you are TOPS! and an enormous-x-infinity- The last week was full of so many blessings and joys!!! I am thrilled to have spent time with so many creatives not only in art & inspiration & emotions...but in laughter-TONS of it- (we all just gained years to our lives)...i cannot remember the last time I belly laughed to the point of my toes & nose wiggling beyond control- or maybe it was those redneck teeth?...HHhhmmm...I am humbled by the gift of spending such quality time with all of you...heart hug, xox
— Deb Drager 2012
I have been so many times I have forgotten how many retreats I’ve been to. Each time I have learned so much made new friends and enioyed the nighty fun. Kathy does an amazing job! Always new talented instructor’s.
I love the location too! A must try if you’ve never been!
— Janice Joyce, Utah 2017
Kathy is a dynamo with a country-wide reputation as an artist, organizer and a facilitator. I am constantly amazed at the number of projects she is involved in and even more amazed at how well they are run.
— Dean Sickler, Dundean Studio 2010 instructor