Registration Begins Saturday, February 20, 2010
Come join us in our castle under the sea for a blissful weekend of mermaids, warm breezes and the delights of summer. A lovely seaside throne awaits us where we will create our own enchanting siren's songs made up of silken threads, seashells, starfish and shimmering papers. Travel through beautiful "Sirene" inspired creations by our talented artists, Jenny Hernandez of Polka Dot Pixie, Julie Haymaker of Joy is in the Journey, Melissa Phillips of LilyBean Paperie and Holly Stinnett of Holly Loves Art, relax by the glistening pool, ride a beachcruiser to the ocean or partake in some antique shopping. A decorative embroidered pillow, an ethereal adornment, a magical sea pixie and a memory album, all add to an oasis of possibilities that will fulfill your every magical dream. . .
Our artistic retreat will include:
~ Admission to our Thursday Evening Artistic Affaire Market Faire and Welcome Soiree featuring over 14 local and regional vendors,
~ Tickets for Thursday Evening's Make n' Takes,
~ Two full days of mermaid inspired classes on Friday and Saturday taught by Jenny Hernandez, Julie Haymaker, Melissa Phillips and Holly Stinnett,
~ Intimate "Affaire" style group classes including reserved seating with your favorite friends,
~ Delicious luncheons on both Friday and Saturday between classes,
~ An exclusive Friday Evening Fireside Dessert & Creative Exchange Party under the stars,
~ Les Sirenes Sunday Flea Market Expedition (This is an optional excursion ~ see details below), and
~ Fabulous goodies, raffles, sponsors, friendship, laughter and more. . .
Registration for this event is available on the Artistic Bliss Designs' website ~ www.artisticblissdesigns.com. A Full and Partial Payment Plan is being offered for this event only. If you select the Partial Payment Plan, a one time payment of $250 is due at the time of registration and a second payment of $200 is due on or before May 15, 2010. A PayPal invoice will be sent to you on or about May 1st for the remaining balance. Please select "Partial Payment Plan" when registering on the website for this option. A Payment Plan for the Sunday excursion is not being offered and can be purchased separately on the website.
Registration payments and fees for this event are pre-paid and non-refundable.
Class Descriptions and Artist Information:
Our beachside retreat will take place at the sun-kissed Belamar boutique hotel located in the hip enclave of Manhattan Beach. The Belamar Hotel embodies LA's glam decor, funky vibe and unique style. Minutes from LAX airport, the sands of Manhattan and Hermosa beaches, it is the perfect location to enjoy the beautiful summer days of Southern California.
Our lovely Sirenes attendees will have the benefit of a discounted room rate of $149.00 per night which includes complimentary wireless Internet access, the Adrenaline fitness center, outdoor heated pool and jacuzzi, complimentary valet parking, free beachcruiser rentals, a dvd movie library and sundry shop. The Belamar is a 100% smoke-free environment. Upon registration, a discount code will be provided to you. Book early to take advantage of this great rate.
Tickets to this exclusive bus tour are in addition to the Sirene's event and are available at www.artisticblissdesigns.com for $35.00 per person. Please note that seats on our sweet ride are limited and are non-refundable. Your ticket includes a seat on our buggy and admission to our festive reception. Fee's to enter the Flea Market are not included. Touring hours are not final and may be subject to change.
Many heartfelt thanks to Christine Rose Elle for creating such beautiful graphics for this event!