Come join us for some focused time away to learn the latest crafting techniques at the Rubber Stamping Craft Technique Weekend Retreat. This is an annual event we look forward to each year. The craft techniques we will be showcasing are just a few ways you can use your stamps, paper, and ink to create a variety of projects! When you join us for this relaxing weekend, you’ll take home our popular Technique Notebook, a handy reference tool to store your techniques, as our gift to you.
Come join us for some focused time away to learn the latest crafting techniques at the Rubber Stamping Handmade Holiday Weekend Retreat. It’s our time to relax, socialize, craft and get ready for the busy holiday season. Whether you enjoy making Halloween banners, Fall wreaths or designing your Christmas cards, this all-inclusive event will have exactly what you need to get into the holiday spirit.
September 13-15, 2019
Rockaway Beach, OR 97136
Friday 5:00 pm-Sunday 2:00pm
$299 – Lodging, Food, Projects, Training & Giveaways
WHAT’S INCLUDED IN THE PRICE:
Food, prepared supplies, Stampin’ Up! product from the Holiday Catalog, adhesives, and giveaways. Substitutions can be made for like products if you already have included products, just leave a note in the order form.
- 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
- 16 Complete Holiday Projects
- Products (valued at $30)
- Extra Adhesives
- Friday Night Seafood Buffet
- Sample Project Boards (bring your camera)
- Opportunity to purchase more projects in our MarketPlace
- Taxes and Hotel Fees Included
- Love gifts and surprises? I do too!
WHAT’S NOT INCLUDED:
Scissors and optional MarketPlace Projects.
1) High quality acrylic blocks for stamping:
2) Your favorite craft adhesive (I supply liquid glue)
3) Your favorite pair of scissors
MarketPlace projects are not included in the retreat price
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.
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. The focus at this retreat is relaxing and inspiration with more challenging paper crafting project.
Our setting for this retreat will be Saint Andrew’s House Retreat Center in Union, WA. This beautiful venue overlooks picturesque Hood Canal. Here you’ll enjoy great conversation, six delicious locally sourced chef-prepared meals, cozy rooms in a rustic, historic log lodge, majestic views of the water and Olympic Mountains (weather cooperating, of course) and free time to enjoy our inner and outer landscapes. Union is a wonderful small town to explore. Consider taking advantage of our early reservations on Thursday night and 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.
By demand, we are making a mail home retreat option available as well as the opening up orders for the MarketPlace. Click here to find out more.
Come join us for some focused time away to learn the latest crafting techniques at the Summer Crafting Fun Weekend Retreat. This retreat is based on the Stampin’ Up! Annual Catalog being released June 1st, 2018. The location has sweeping views of the Hood Canal. Take a ferry ride from Seattle.
We will be using a lot of new and exciting products with a focus on learning techniques with the just released Stamparatus. Plus, you’ll be taking home a bag full of new products to work with.
By popular demand we are making our Technique Retreat, held each March in Leavenworth Washington, available to you in a home version. We wish everyone could join us at our annual event, but sometime traveling across the country isn’t an option.
Our Technique Retreat 2018 @ Home option includes a pre-release of our next Techniques Magazine as well as all of the cut project supplies to make the projects included in the magazine. It also includes a Technique Notebook. If you are new to stamping, or just want to get right to the fun part, then this is definitely your best choice. You’ll get inspiration plus the supplies all cut and ready to go!
Technique Retreat 2018 projects are centered around Brusho Crystal Colour and Stampin’ Up!’s Stampin’ Blends techniques. Each Technique Retreat highlights eight techniques using one stamp set to showcase some of the many ways you can use stamps to create a large variety of different projects. You’ll be amazed and delighted with all the new things you can do with your stamps.
As an added resource, the @ Home version includes a stylish, studio-themed Technique Notebook filled with printable instructions and a place to hold technique samples for this year’s stamping techniques. These tutorials are specially designed to be something that you’ll come back to again and again. They have been put together so you can start building a hands-on reference book, complete with a sample card of the technique and instructions. And the best part? It fits into a 6″ x 8″ album which is included. You can quickly organize the techniques in a way that works best for you so that you can find what you need, when you need it.
You’ll also receive a professionally printed, 8-1/2″ x 11″, full-color magazine. It features the 8 stamping technique and project tutorials included. You’ll love having this beautiful magazine on hand for inspiration and step-by-step information when you are creating.
Available only to United States Residence.
ONLY 10 Technique Retreat @ Home Kits Available:
Many of the supplies for these kits are on backorder as they have been so popular. We have limited supplies available.
- Stamp Set to use for Projects | Beautiful Day – Clear (#145915) (substitutions allowed)
- 8 Technique Cards
- 8 Technique Instruction Sheets
- 8 Technique Sample Sheets
- Technique Notebook Album
- Techniques Magazine
- 8 Projects Supplies
- 3 Stampin’ Up! Blends (Daffodil Delight Combo Pack & Old Olive Light)
- Surprise Project
- Opportunity to purchase more projects from the Retreat
- Shipping and Handling
WHAT YOU’LL NEED TO COMPLETE THE PROJECTS:
Scissors, Acrylic Blocks, Tuxedo Black Memento Ink Pad, Shimmery White Embossing Paste, Brusho Crystal Colour, Embossing Supplies: Versamark Pad, Heat Gun, Copper and White Embossing Powder, and Adhesives.
Below are some of our most popular projects available for purchase. Each project includes cut supplies and one-page instruction sheet. Please note the products you’ll need to complete the project as shown in the picture. MarketPlace projects can only be ordered with the Technique Retreat 2018 @ Home Kit.
TW1-Birthday Album $12 + $2 s/h
Supplies Needed: Stamps: Picture Perfect Birthday | Ink: Bermuda Bay, Berry Burst, Peekaboo Peach
TW3-True Gentleman Sampler $12 + $2 s/h
Supplies Needed: Stamps: Truly Tailored | Ink: Night of Navy
LA19-Merci Butterfly Chocolate Box $6 + $1 s/h
Supplies Needed: Stamps: Teeny Tiny Wishes | Ink: VersaMark
LA21-4 Rose Cards in Box $12 + $2 s/h
Supplies Needed: Stamps: Rose Wonder, Wood Words | Ink: Berry Burst, Daffodil Delight, Marina Mist, Old Olive
TG6-Vanity Case $7 + $2 s/h
Supplies Needed: Stamps: Cake Soiree Stamp Set | Ink: either Soft Sky and Blushing Bride
TG4 – Spring Banner $15 + $2 s/h
Stamps: Petal Palette Stamp Set | Ink: Island Indigo and Memento Tuxedo Black
Kit Set – Beautiful Day – Clear (#145915)
Substitution – Apron of Love – Photopolymer (#145835)
Substitution – Amazing Congratulations – Photopolymer (#145938)
Substitution – Barn Door – Clear (#145865)
Substitution – Hedgehugs – Clear (#145879)
Substitution – Hold on to Hope (#145780)
Substitution – Southern Serenade – Clear (#145921)
Substitution – Sure Do Love You – Clear (#145766
Substitution – Sunshine & Rainbows – Photopolymer (#145821)
Substitution – Sweet Little Something – Photopolymer (#145848)
Substitution – Truly Tailored – Clear (#145735)
Substitution – We Must Celebrate – Clear (#145898)
I just returned from our Annual Handmade Holiday Retreat at the Oregon coast. Wow, what an experience!