NURTURE YOUR CREATIVITY ON AN ART RETREAT

Inspiration – Exploration – Motivation for your art creations
Everyone of us has the ability to be creative. Sometimes you just need a little motivation. An Art Retreat is a fabulous way to kick start your creative side with others who appreciate the joy of an artistic adventure.

Discover how an Art Retreat can activate your passion for painting.

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5 excellent reasons to take a COLOURPLAY art retreat.

CREATE IN THE COUNTRY IN SPRING 2022

This three day Art Retreat is designed to explore your creativity, translate your experiences into vibrant expressive paintings and unlock your personal style. *Price includes 3 nights accommodation, all meals and special local guests. Create in the countryside. Just a 10 minute drive out of Bathurst through lush countryside the St Joseph’s Heritage Convent will be your base for a weekend of artistic learning and creativity.

Art classes are based in acrylic painting with a focus on colour and self expression.
No experience necessary, just a love for colour and creativity.

PERTHVILLE – CENTRAL TABLELANDS
23-26 SEPTEMBER 2022
AU$990* per person  BOOKED OUT!!!

*Based on single room with ensuite.
$350 deposit per person required to secure a reservation.

EMAIL DIRECT TO RESERVE A SPOT FOR 2023
5-9 MAY 2023

Email: kballard@kristineballard.com

SPRING 2022
PACKAGE INCLUSIONS
  • Morning and afternoon sessions of expressive and colourful art classes.

  • 3 nights accommodation in Vale Lodge. Single room with ensuite.

  • All meals. Self serve continental breakfast, morning and afternoon teas, lunch, dinners.

  • Special Local Speakers
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SINGLE DAY OPTION

SAT 24 SEPTEMBER 2022

COLOUR IN THE GARDEN

$180 pp

  • Plein Air sketching and painting in the garden.
  • Morning and afternoon art session in the studio.
  • Lunch included plus morning & afternoon tea.

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SINGLE DAY OPTION

SUN 25 SEP 2022

ENERGETIC LANDSCAPE PAINTING

$180 pp

  • Plein Air sketching and painting outdoors.
  • Morning and afternoon art session in the studio.
  • Lunch included plus morning & afternoon tea.

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CREATE IN A COASTAL PARADISE THIS SPRING

An explosion of nature in Spring time is sure to inspire any artist. With warmer days, the beauty of Pearl Beach will be centre stage on this three day Art Retreat. Nurture your creativity and immerse yourself in the natural landscapes that lie waiting to inspire your next artwork. From beach to bushland you will be guided on how to translate your adventures of the day into expressive artworks that reflect your time away. Every day will be an adventure in colour and creativity. Your retreat is packed with special insights and talks by local experts on the unique history and environment of Pearl Beach.

Art classes are based in acrylic painting with a focus on colour and self expression.
No experience necessary, just a love for colour and creativity.

PEARL BEACH – SPRING  28-31 OCT 2022
AU$990* per person  BOOKED OUT!!!

*Based on twin or triple room with ensuite.
$350 deposit per person required to secure a reservation.

SPOTS AVAILABLE FOR DAY TRIPPERS


SPRING 2022
INCLUSIONS
  • Morning and afternoon sessions of expressive and colourful art classes.

  • 3 nights accommodation at Drifters Holiday House.

  • All meals. Self serve buffet breakfast, morning and afternoon teas, lunch, dinners.

  • Special Guest Speakers
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SINGLE DAY OPTION

SAT 29 OCTOBER 2022
PAINTING EXPRESSIVE BEACHSCAPES

$170 pp

  • Plein Air sketching and painting.
  • Morning and afternoon art session
  • Lunch included plus morning & afternoon tea.

BYO Art Equipment
OPTIONAL DINNER ADD ON

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SINGLE DAY OPTION

SUN 30 OCTOBER 2022
PAINTING THE TREE SANCTUARY 

$170 pp

  • Sketching on site and painting at the Crommelin Native Arboretum
  • Morning and afternoon art session
  • Lunch included plus Native High Tea
  • Guest speaker on Australian Natives

BYO Art Equipment

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