Sacred Marks Bali 2014 with Tracy Verdugo

Sacred Marks Bali 2014

Here is all the information for the retreat {from Tracy Verdugo’s website}

Sacred Marks Bali 2014

8 days/nights of creative play and exploration with Tracy Verdugo under the tropical sun!
August 2nd-10th 2014
August 15th-23rd 2014
(maximum students per workshop is 14)

Sacred Marks Retreat includes;

*8 nights accommodation at Sanur Beach Villas. All rooms and villas are poolside set amongst a lush garden backdrop AND we will have the whole pace to ourselves!

* 7 Daily painting/journalling/sketching sessions with Tracy and one free day to relax/explore.

* Arrival drinks and welcome by the pool.

* 2 bonus afternoon sessions with international artist Louise Gale

* Delicious daily breakfast by the pool.

* Daytrip to Ubud, the cultural arts hub of Bali.

* One hour massage.

* Half day cooking class with bamboo shoots cooking school, including early morning excursion to the markets to shop for ingredients (lots of sampling so no need for lunch this day).

*Mystery half day excursion to gather inspiration for our paintings.

*Goody bag including some art supplies and gifts from Louise and I.

*Two restaurant dinners with the group PLUS

* Final night pool party with a pig on the spit and talented Sumatran guitar trio to entertain us! :)

* Plenty of time to swim, chill, reflect and rejuvenate!

Image credits: many thanks to my friend Kerri Edwards for allowing me to tap into her treasure trove of Bali pics!

Retreat Price for 8 days/nights

Twin share $1695
Single $1995
(Please note there are only three private rooms available. Once these are filled all other rooms will be twinshare. Some rooms have two single beds. Others have a double and a single. Beds will be allocated by request on a first come/first serve basis.
Sanur Beach Villas is a small, comfy, family run resort just a short walk to the beach. Although it does not offer five star luxury, it has a high rating and great reviews on Trip advisor and Ron, his wife Irma and their lovely staff are very much looking forward to giving us a wonderful space in which to allow our creativity to unfold!
Not included in the retreat price:


*Travel insurance ( please arrange before you travel).

*Indonesian custom and visa fees upon arrival and departure.

*Lunches and dinners except as specified in the inclusions list. (there are a myriad of restaurants within walking distance along Sanur beach~ many options for us to try and great prices!)

*Although some art materials will be provided (most paints) students will be given a supply list of items they will need to bring with them including several small canvases.

Payment and cancellation policy

*Registration in the retreat is confirmed with a deposit of $500 refundable until May 1st 2014.

*Subsequent payments may be made at any time up until June 15th 2014 at which time final payment is due.

*Direct deposit to my bank account will avoid Paypal and credit card surcharge of 5%.

*Cancellations after June 15th will be non refundable unless I am able to fill the place with another student.

 Would soooo love for you to join me as we immerse ourselves in the culture and surroundings of beautiful Bali to go out on a limb and explore fabulous new creative territory!!

Email Tracy today for more retreat and registration info at tracy_verdugo@hotmail