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Creative Adventure Retreat in La Cascade, Dufort, France
with Christi Friesen

This exclusive retreat is an immersion in creativity, adventure and beauty.

There is only room for 10 students.

My goals for the week are to guide each person on an exploration of your own individual creative goals by expanding your skills, increasing your knowledge and exploring your own voice and style.

All materials will be provided, and several media will be available to explore including polymer clay, epoxy clay and resin.

La Cascade is a renovated 17th century house in Durfort, in the South of France. This large three-story house sleeps twelve people, has a large living room with a fireplace, a dining room with French doors onto the terrace and a large art studio on the top floor complete with ancient beams and skylights.

The on-site chef, Nese Pelt, will create all our meals, snacks (and her famous caramel) from local produce, meats and cheeses. And yes, there will be wine.

The Revel Saturday market - named one of the 100 Most Beautiful Markets in France - is 5 min away. There will be flea markets to go to on Sunday, as well as side trips to the Toulouse Lautrec Museum and other beautiful sites.

We will have access to the studio the whole time while we are there, so you can take advantage of adventures or focus on your creativity - or both of course!

We are still finalizing the costs for this retreat (which will include lodging, all the meals, creative materials and transportation to Dufort from Toulouse and transportations to our side trips). It should be between $2,300-$2,400.

Your travel to France will be an additional expense. Our travel expert Joan from Rendezvous Elite, can help with those arrangements if you like.

If you are interested, get your name on this list immediately! Since there is only room for 10 students, we will require a $500 deposit by Jan. 25, 2018 to lock in your spot, but the rest of the cost can be paid for over time until the event.

Either email me directly: christi@christiFriesen.com

or put this in your cart and 'buy' it ($0) and i'll contact you immediately!

Vive la créativité!