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Whimsical Women: An Artfully Inspired Life

  • Holy Family Passionist Retreat Center 303 Tunxis Road West Hartford, CT, 06107 United States (map)

Whimsical Women: An Artfully Inspired Life


September 13-16, 2018

Joanne Sharpe

Delight in an artful adventure each day in FIVE art and creativity classes with Joanne Sharpe. Themed projects for art journaling and book making will include watercolor and acrylic painting, gel press printing, collage and illustration with hand lettering, sketching and hand stitching. Make art to your heart’s content while taking time with projects in our open studio. The retreat begins with dinner on Thursday evening and ends with brunch on Sunday. Visit for more information.

Registration is Closed. To be placed on our waiting list, please email Kathy at


Presenter Profile


Joanne Sharpe

Joanne Sharpe is a life-long creative artist dedicated to empowering women to embrace their own creativity through national and international workshops and innovative online classes that explore journaling, lettering, textiles and mixed media art. She is the author of the best-selling title The Art of Whimsical Lettering, named Amazon’s Editor’s Pick for the Best Craft Book of 2014.

Earlier Event: September 9
Mass for Peace
Later Event: September 20
Contemplative Prayer Group