Are you so busy with life you hardly have time to pack your clothes for
a weekend get-away, much less, organize scrapbooking, quilting, or
craft items to take along?
If you said, “Yes, yes, yes!” then a CRAFTY CHICKS RETREAT is for you!
All you need to do to get ready for a CRAFTY CHICKS RETREAT is to
register and pack your clothes (and toiletries). Everything else is
A CRAFTY CHICKS RETREAT has five (5) well-organized, instructional,
hands-on “creating times.” All supplies are included for you make and
take home trendy creations that are simple enough for beginners and
simple enough to recreate at home for you or for beautiful handmade
gifts. What’s more, your creations are meaningful too because they
each represent ways to tell your story.
Buttons, old photos, china dishes, jewelry, household items and other
materials are some of the items we may use to recycle and recreate
something new and meaningful for wearing or home décor. We’re not
talking summer camp crafts for kids and the things you made in
Vacation Bible School! At a CRAFTY CHICKS RETREAT you may be
using a power drill for the first time ever or wiring a new funky light
fixture. You will be inspired and empowered to take what you’ve
learned and recreate on your own…or at another CRAFTY CHICKS
Each CRAFTY CHICKS RETREAT is unique and part of the fun is the
anticipation and surprise. It’s all in the journey! Though not to worry —
you will have flexibility of selecting from materials that suit your
Here’s a sneak peek of what a CRAFTY CHICKS RETREAT may look like:
delicious home-cooked meals prepared for you, late-night Coke floats,
girl talk (“what’s said at a Crafty Chick Retreat STAYS at a Crafty
Chick Retreat”), movie time, a fun field trip, telling stories, and lots of
crafty creations such as, monogrammed pillows, birdbaths, yard art,
art deco light switch plates, distressed frames, recycled fixtures, and
paper mini albums.
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Retreats at BellaVida Bed and Breakfast and Retreat Center
5701 FM 2325, Wimberley, TX. 78676
$199.00* per person with (2) nights lodging, 5 meals, snacks
40.00* per person for Thursday 5PM arrival, Includes 2 addt'l meals.
$150.00* day rate - does not include lodging
*Plus 11% taxes and fees
Register with $70 deposit. Remaining balance due at check-in.
NOTE: Should you desire to pay in-full or a different amount than the
$70 on the "buy now" button, simply go to www.paypal.com and select
the "Make Payment" option and the email address of retreats (at)
A Telling Your Stories Retreat hosted by Belinda Howard Smith
Do you find yourself scanning
Etsy, reading blogs and on
Pinterest pinning ideas of the
things you love? Do you wish
you could create the shabby
chic look or wonder How to
recycle household items,
known as “family heirlooms” to
fit your own style of décor?
Do you yearn for a girlfriend
kind of weekend where you
have so much fun, you don’t
know what to do with yourself?
This is what a SCRAPBOOKING RETREAT at BellaVida Bed and Breakfast &
Retreat Center in Wimberley, Texas may look like: delicious home-cooked
meals prepared for you, late-night Coke floats or smore's at the pit, morning
coffee out on the big porch, telling stories, and absolutely lots of hours to crop!
Each crop station has a 6 foot table, Scrap-Ma-Bob Cup and Bag Holder,
adjustable rolling armchair for hours of comfortable seating.
The Creation Station is fully-equipped with cropping tools, paper punches,
Cricut with over 50 cartridges, idea books, and embellishments.
Check-in/out: Friday 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM Sunday noon. Add $40 per
person for Thursday 3:00 PM option which includes two additional meals.
Please register below and indicate if day cropper or
weekend retreat, and if exercising Thursday night add-on
option. Thank you.
Scrapbooking Retreat Dates hosted by
Belinda Smith at BellaVida Bed and
Breakfast & Retreat Center:
June 22-25, 2017
July 6-9, 2017
Check our Facebook Page for additional dates.