The total cost of Faux Retreat Italy is $2695 for semi - private room or $2449.00 for shared room ( 3 - 4).  Price includes your room at Villa Pieve, classes and meals at Villa Pieve.  *Airfare is not included

An early registration discount is given to the first 5.  Upon Registration we require a non-refundable deposit of the total cost. Payment of this deposit confirms your reservation. Payment can be made in full or in three payments on the dates specified.

Registration deposit $500.00  You will then be billed in 2 consecutive, additional installments, June 1 and October 1, 2018.  Participants are not guaranteed a spot in the workshop without a paid deposit. Should you require additional dates before final payment due date, simply ask prior to registering.  We are here to help. Payment of your deposit will be taken as your acceptance of these terms and conditions and will constitute a contract between yourself and Faux Retreat. Your full balance is due by September 3rd, 2017.


We rely on your attendance to make important arrangements; therefore no refund will be made, under any conditions, once you have paid your registration fee. If the Retreat is canceled due to unforeseen circumstances, all fees will be refunded in full.  We insist you to purchase trip insurance!


Book your departure from the U.S.A for September 30, for arrival in Zurich on November 1. Preferably for arrival before 2pm. Book your departure from Milan, Italy November 9.  


The owners and employees of Faux Retreat shall not be liable for any loss, damage or injury suffered by the workshop participants. Faux Retreat assumes no liability for any loss, damage, expense, injury or inconvenience by reason of any defects in the structure of the property, plumbing, electrical systems, gas, water or failures in the supply of utilities for the accommodations. For any loss or damage to the studio or housing facilities or fixtures/fittings caused by workshop participants, the cost of repair or replacement will be paid by the participant to the owners of the accommodation facility.

The safety and welfare of spouse or children is the sole responsibility of their parent or guardian.


We reserve the right to cancel any workshop due to insufficient registration. Participants will be notified of cancellations by email. We reserve the right to substitute another qualified instructor and/or amend any workshop in the event of unforeseen circumstances at any time. A full refund will be made in case of retreat cancellation. 

Refunds do not apply when your course is cancelled as a result of risk of war or threat of war, riot, civil strife, industrial dispute, terrorist activity, natural disaster, fire or adverse weather conditions and similar events beyond our control.


We accept no responsibility for any loss or damage you may suffer during the period of your course due to accident, illness, bodily injury or loss of equipment, of belongings or from any other cause.


It is solely the responsibility of the workshop participants to obtain travel and health insurance while enrolled in Faux Retreat Italy. Information about insurance is available in the private group on Facebook for Faux Retreat Italy.


It is the sole responsibility of Faux Retreat participants to obtain the travel documents (passports, visas, etc.) necessary to attend Faux Retreat Italy.  You will need to supply us with a copy of your passport prior to arrival.



We strive to provide a friendly, creative and safe environment. Our code of conduct is simple: respect your fellow participants and neighbors. Faux Retreat reserves the right to remove any disruptive participant from the workshops and/or housing without refund.


Thank you and we look forward to a fun and fulfilling retreat!