Art Retreat in the Desert


Come join us in Tucson, Arizona for Art Retreat in the Desert! Held in February during the Tucson Bead and Gem Show, the retreat offers more than 50 classes over a six-day period that range from metalsmithing to art jewelry classes. And in true Vivi Magoo style, we bring in the best artist-instructors that provide excellent teaching in combination with a welcoming, inspirational setting.

Registration will open

Sunday, July 29th for returning students and

Saturday, August 4th for new students

Don’t miss out on all your favorite classes!

Event Details

Hilton Tucson East
7600 E. Broadway
Tucson, AZ 85710

Vivi Magoo has a block of rooms reserved for this event. Breakfast included as well as hosted happy hour, close to the action…all in a beautifully renovated hotel. Act fast – rooms will go quickly!

Reserve your room here

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Registration is now open for The Desert!

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