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Summer Fun Crafting Retreat 2019

August 23 @ 5:00 pm - August 25 @ 2:00 pm PDT

Free – $350.00

We have a lot of fun at the Summer Crafting Fun Weekend Retreat. This retreat is based on the Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog being released June 1st, 2018. We stay in a large log home which is quirky.  The focus at this retreat is relaxing with delicious local meals served by a master chef, wine, and sweeping view of the Hood Canal.  Take a ferry ride from Seattle.

We will be trying out new and exciting products with a focus on learning over the top projects. Plus, you’ll be taking home a bag full of new products to work with.

We are currently sold out for this retreat.  When we have spots open up, we contact people on the waitlist in the order they were received.

August 23-25, 2019
Union, WA
Friday 6:00pm-Sunday 1:00pm
Food, Projects, Lodging, Training, & Giveaways
From $299 – $350 All-Inclusive

I had a wonderful time and enjoyed all the projects. The retreat was well-organized, had beautiful projects, and the venue was amazing. I’ll definitely sign-up for the next one! ~ Jenn Hampikian

WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:

Food, prepared supplies, Stampin’ Up! product from the Annual Catalog, adhesives, and lots of giveaways. Substitutions can be made for the retreat stamp set if you already have the set. You’ll have an option to select an alternative set during registration.

  • ALL meals from arrival at the property to departure. Full breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks in between, featuring locally-sourced and freshly prepared cuisine. We promise you won’t go hungry!
  • Reserved Table Space
  • 8 Projects
  • Stamp Set: Daisy Lane
  • Lodging
  • Product Samples
  • New Products
  • Extra Adhesives
  • Friday Night Happy Hour
  • Opportunity to purchase more projects in our MarketPlace
  • Drawings
  • Taxes and Hotel Fees Included
  • Love gifts and surprises? I do too!

WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:

Scissors, acrylic blocks for stamping, and optional MarketPlace Projects.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Where is the retreat?

A little town called Union, Washington with small town charms stretching along the Hood Canal.

What should I bring to the event?

Unless you are staying an extra day, I would bring minimal crafting supplies besides your favorite drink or snack. All project supplies are provided except for the following:
1) High quality acrylic blocks for stamping: sizes b, c, d, g, and h
2) Your favorite craft adhesive (I supply Liquid Glue, Dimensionals, Mini Glue Dots)
3) Your favorite pair of scissors or trimmer

What if I already have the Retreat Stamp Set?

You can substitute the retreat stamp set if you already have it.  You’ll need to bring it to the retreat as you’ll be using it for all projects.  You’ll be able to select your stamp set during registration.

We also offer upgrades.

You can get the Retreat Set Upgrade – Daisy Lane Bundle (#151118) for an additional $10.  You can add the Medium Daisy Punch for only $12 more.

Here is the list of of available substitutions:

ARTFULLY AWARE (#149447)
BUTTERFLY WISHES (#149346)
FOR THE WIN (#149435)
FREE AS A BIRD (#149468)
GARDEN SHED (#149247)
GRANDMA’S HOUSE (#149392)
HERE’S A CARD (#149438)
INSPIRING IRIS (#149268)
ITTY BITTY BIRTHDAYS (#148618)
MEMORABLE MOSAIC (#149226)
MODERN HEART (#149328)
PRETTY PAVILION (#149314)
SEASIDE NOTIONS (#149278)
SILHOUETTE SCENES (#149223)
VERY VERSAILLES (#149275)
WINTER WOODS (#151359)

What are the rooms like?

There are three types of rooms;
Double Rooms with a bathroom
Single Rooms with Twin Bed and shared bathroom
Shared Rooms with shared bathrooms.

Shared bathrooms are available down the halls. There are no sinks in the rooms, except for the Double Rooms with bathroom.

The shared rooms with shared bathrooms will be assigned based on how many are coming in your group and when you register.

I would describe the rooms as basic cozy. Linens are included.

Because of all the different options with lodging, there are different registration levels. It’s best if you are looking for a double room with a bathroom to secure your registration with a friend as soon as possible.

Rooms with Bunk Beds

Single Room

Can I stay an extra day?

YES! The rooms are availabe Thursday night. If you are interested, you can add an extra night during registration. There will be no food service but there is a refrigerator if you would like to bring your food and some wonderful restaurants locally. We usually spend the day in the town and enjoy the quaintness of the town and cuisine.

What is the MarketPlace?

It has been my experience from past events that some guests like to take their time and not be rushed (that’s me). I’ve designed the event so you can complete included technique projects without being rushed. However, there are those who stay up late or quick at completing the projects so I have created the MarketPlace. The MarketPlace is where top paper crafting designers will offer projects to be completed that are more detailed projects (or just plain cute), ranging from cards to gift giving. This is your opportunity to craft amazing projects with the designer on hand to help guide you and answer questions. These projects are optional. The prices and themes will vary, generally between $1 to $45.

MarketPlace projects are not included in the retreat price

What's the weather like?

It should be warm, with a cool breeze. The crafting room and the lodging rooms have air conditioning.

Is my registration/ticket transferable?

You are able to transfer your registration to someone else or have the projects mailed to you.

What is the refund policy?

Due to the nature of this intimate event, details are planned and personalized far in advance for each of our guests, so all deposits and payments are 100% non-refundable. The registration fees are invested to secure your spot and to order the supplies.

In the unlikely event the retreat is cancelled by the organizer because of weather or illness, you will have an option to either attend a rescheduled event or we will refund lodging and food costs and send you all the supplies to complete the projects at home.

What if I have a food allergy?

The retreat’s food service staff receives great reviews from guest groups, especially it’s homemade goods. Special assistance is available for individuals with specific dietary needs, including diabetics and vegetarians. There is a guest refrigerator in the lodge. Please let me know during registration if you have specific dietary needs.

I have a mobility challenge, can I still attend?

The rooms are all upstairs except for the two double rooms with attached bathrooms on the lower level.

When are meals served?

We are the only guests at the retreat, so we have some flexibility on meal times. Breakfasts are served between 8:00am to 9:00am. Lunch is served at noon. Dinner is generally served around 5:30pm. There is no meal service on Friday but we will have snacks available. Coffee, tea, water and an assortment of beverages will be available in the stamping area during the day.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

I’m happy to help. Please use the Contact Us link at the top of the page to contact me.

Who's Attending

33 people are attending Summer Fun Crafting Retreat 2019

  • Lisa Lindsay
  • ALISA KARIN-BEAN
  • Loydean Wood
  • Debbie McNeill
  • Renee Lichten
  • Amber Carrasco
  • Jennifer Hampikian
  • Linda Arnold
  • Terria Heinlein
  • Cheryl Healy
  • Olivia Studley
  • Sue Beatty
  • Sarah Ebel
  • Carol Sanderson
  • Jan Connally
  • Jennifer Taylor
  • Christine Ekrem
  • Betty-Ann Manghi
  • Sharon Willan
  • Gayle Murray
  • Deborah Woodby
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Tickets

Unlimited available
Summer Fun Aug 23-25, 2019 - Weekend Waitlist$0.00This ticket is available in the event we sell out and you want to be put on a waitlist. Availablity is offered first come basis.
Out of stock!Summer Fun Aug 23-25 2019 - Weekend Pass Shared Room$299.00This registration is for one person, includes lodging upstairs in a shared room with bathrooms available down the hall. This ticket includes food, project supplies, and giveaway entry.
21 available
Summer Fun Aug 23-25 2018 - Extra Nite Aug 22$70.00Join us one day early on Aug 22 @ 4pm. Price includes lodging, taxes, and early access to the craft room. Excludes food.
Out of stock!Summer Fun Aug 23-25 2019 - Weekend Pass Single Room$350.00This registration is for one person, includes lodging upstairs in a single room with bathrooms available down the hall. This ticket includes food, project supplies, and giveaway entry.
Out of stock!Summer Fun Aug 23-25 2019 - Weekend Pass Shared Downstairs$350.00This registration is for one person, includes lodging downstairs in a shared room with a bathroom. This ticket includes food, project supplies, and giveaway entry.

Details

Start:
August 23 @ 5:00 pm
End:
August 25 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free – $350.00
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Organizer

Debbie McNeill, CraftyPerson
Phone:
503-285-4565
Email:
service@craftyperson.com
Website:
https://www.craftyperson.com

Venue

St. Andrews Retreat & Conference Center
7550 E. State Route 106
Union, WA 98592 United States
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Phone:
(360) 898-2362
Website:
https://www.saintandrewshouse.org/

As an option, you can send payments to our PayPal account: service@craftyperson.com.

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