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Spring in the Sierras Plein Air Retreat with Piper Johnson


Enjoy a one of a kind retreat with these amazing instructors and artists…contact us for more details and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Instagram too!

Writing Retreat with Kim Harnes

December 9-11, 2022

This annual writing retreat hosted by published writer Kim Harnes offers a great opportunity to unleash your creative writing in a magical building that has been home to many writers, poets, and other artists since 1964. 


Joining Kim for this inaugural event is Timothy Travaglini from Transatlantic Agency in New York.  Mr. Travaglini represents a wide variety of genres in Adult Fiction, Children's Fiction, and Nonfiction.  For an extra nominal fee, Mr. Travalini will critique the first 10 pages of attendees' manuscripts.

Kim will teach two half-hour courses covering "Common Writing Mistakes," and "Show, Don't Tell."

Enjoy precious, uninterrupted writing time, and learning from two professionals in the industry.  Please visit Kim Harnes' page here for more details.

Piper Monika Johnson Plein Air Retreat

April 20-23, 2023

Close to My Heart Scrapbooking Retreat

June 7-11, 2023

Dale Laitinen Watercolor Retreat

June 13-19, 2023

Sandy Imperatori Watercolor Plein Air Retreat

Late August/Early September, 2023 - TBC

Do you wish to hold a retreat or workshop in our amazing building? Check out our Arts & Culture Rental information under “The Property” page here

Plein Air Painting in the Sierras Art Retreat with Monika Piper Johnson

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