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Whimsical Women: An Artfully Inspired Autumn Splendor

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

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Whimsical Women: An Artfully Inspired Autumn Splendor


October 20-23, 2019

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 Sunday evening at 4:00 p.m. and ends on Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. and is limited to 25 people. Visit for more information.

This retreat is sponsored with The Monastery Gallery of Art.

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.

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