Annual Craft Retreat Weekend

Whimsy Stamps 3rd Annual Weekend Craft Retreat

Friday, June 22nd, 2018 through Sunday, June 24th, 2018
Hampton Inn and Suites Orlando Airport @ Gateway Village
Orlando, Florida

Need a weekend getaway to relax and get your craft on?  Want to meet new people while learning new crafty tips and techniques?
Join us for 3 full days of crafting and classes, friends and fun with some games, prizes and more, all while enjoying a weekend away in sunny Orlando, Florida. This retreat is hosted by Denise Lynn, owner of Whimsy Stamps, with classes taught by our talented Whimsy artists and designers. It will be a jammed packed weekend full of crafty goodness!

Our Teacher Line Up:
Whimsy Illustrator Crissy Armstrong
Whimsy Designer Alanna Moses
Whimsy Designer Melissa Andrew
Whimsy Designer Iris Wiechmann
 Whimsy Designer Faye-Wynn Jones
and one more TBA

What to Expect:
Daily classes and projects taught by our talented teachers – including coloring tutorials with Copics and Distressed Inks, Technique classes, and more; Whimsy Gift Bag of exclusive products not yet available to the public, games and prizes, a chance to shop Whimsy products, and lots and lots of fun!

Tentative Event Schedule:
Thursday 6/21 - 5pm to 10pm
5pm to 10pm - Sign in/meet and greet/drop off supplies/Pop Up Shop Hours
If you are arriving to Friday morning, you can sign in between 9am and 10am

Friday 6/22 - 9am to 10pm
9am to 10 am - set up and get situated for the day
10am to 12pm - CLASS 1
12pm to 2pm - lunch break
3pm to 5pm - CLASS 2 
5pm to 6pm - open crafting time
6pm to 8pm - dinner/end of class time
8pm to 10pm - open crafting/free time/Pop Up Shop Hours

Saturday 6/23 - 9am to 10pm
9am to 10 am - set up and get situated for the day
10am to 12pm - CLASS 3
12pm to 2pm - lunch break
3pm to 5pm - CLASS 4
5pm to 6pm - finish projects/open crafting time
6pm to 8pm - dinner/end of class time
8pm to 10pm - open crafting/free time/Pop Up Shop Hours

Sunday 6/24 - 9am to 5pm
9am to 10 am - set up and get situated for the day
10am to 12pm - CLASS 5
12pm to 2pm - lunch break
2pm to 4pm - CLASS 6
4pm to 5pm - packing to head home

Event Cost:  
$369 full price ticket
if paid in full by April 15th - receive an early payment discount of $50 reducing the ticket price to $319.
 $100 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your spot. 
*The $369.00 pricing is the cost of the event only and does not include hotel, food, or transportation.

Purchase your ticket HERE
 
Important: 
Attendees will be required to bring a basic crafting tool kit to the retreat weekend - including coloring medium, scissors, adhesive, etc. 
A full list of supplies will be emailed to all attendees one month prior to the event. 
Project and class kits will be supplied to each attendee and will include card stock, papers, embellishments, stamped images, and more.  
Each attendee will also receive a goodie bag of new Whimsy products not yet available to the public.

Hotel Information:
Hampton Inn and Suites Orlando Airport @ Gateway Village
5460 Gateway Village Circle
Orlando, FL 32812
 407-857-2830
 website
**We will receive a group rate discount, all rooms are $109 per night. A link for online booking will be sent via email once retreat ticket deposit has been made.


1 mile from Orlando International Airport - complimentary airport shuttle service is available for all guests staying at the hotel. The hotel sits across the street from various restaurants and is within walking distance of shopping and more.

Cancellation Policy:
$100 non-refundable deposit - due to requirements and hotel contract
 Cancellations made before May 1st will receive a refund of the amount paid, less the $100 non-refundable deposit. 
No refunds after May 1st however you will receive the kits for all projects made at the retreat, if you had previously paid in full.
Every case will be reviewed individually. A full/partial refund and/or transfer may be offered upon consideration.

Additional Event - a Copic Day with Faye 


 Join us for an added crafty day with Faye Wynn-Jones and learn about all things Copic! This event will be held at the same hotel on Thursday, June 21st from 9am through 5pm. Ticket sales and info we be shared soon.
*Retreat attendees will receive a discounted ticket price for this extra day if you sign up for both events. This day is NOT part of the Whimsy Annual Retreat.

Questions: please email us at whimsystamps@gmail.com