Goings on with Vivi Magoo: a 2020 update

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Greetings from Vivi Magoo! It’s been a long time since we’ve been together or spoken with each other, and we want to reach out to let you know what’s going on in our world and find out what you’ve been up to.  We can’t believe we’re already halfway through August, and we wonder where the time has gone. In spite … Read More

Fond memories of The Desert 2020 and looking forward with excitement

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Thank you so much! THE DESERT 2020 We hope you enjoyed yourself in Tucson – growing as an artist – deepening friendships with your art sisters and brothers – and learning a thing or two about yourself along the way. This was our largest and best retreat to date – four hundred students, twenty-two instructors, eleven classrooms and six days … Read More

What’s there to do in the Valley of the Sun?

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We love our city and hope you will too! If you’re coming early or staying after our retreat ends, the “Valley of the Sun” offer so many things to do for you. You’ll quickly become a fan of the area and want to return time and time again. Here’s our shortlist of things to do in our fair city – … Read More

What’s there to do in and around our Valley of the Sun?

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We love our city and hope you will too! If you’re coming early or staying after our retreat ends, the “Valley of the Sun” offer so many things to do for you. You’ll quickly become a fan of the area and want to return time and time again. Here’s our shortlist of things to do in our fair city – … Read More

What should I expect when checking into the hotel for my Vivi Magoo classes?

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If you are staying at the Hilton with us during your classes, when you arrive at the hotel, proceed directly to the reservation desk to check into your guest room. The hotel staff will process your check-in and when finished, hand you an envelope with several things in it. A welcome letter from the hotel will explain the breakfast buffet … Read More

What’s there to do in and around our Valley of the Sun?

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We love our city and hope you will too! If you’re coming early or staying after our retreat ends, the “Valley of the Sun” offer so many things to do for you. You’ll quickly become a fan of the area and want to return time and time again. Here’s our shortlist of things to do in our fair city – … Read More

What’s there to do in and around Scottsdale?

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We love our city and hope you will too! If you’re coming early or staying after our retreat ends, Scottsdale and the surrounding areas offer so many things to do for the newcomer. You’ll quickly become a fan of the area and want to return time and time again. Here’s our shortlist of things to do in and around Scottsdale … Read More

Registration for The Desert – 2019

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Here we go again! Registration is opening soon for The Desert – 2019! Take a SNEAK PEEK at our classes as we continue to update Vivi Magoo’s website over the next several days. If you are a returning Desert student from any of our previous retreats, you may pre-register on our website on Sunday, July 29th beginning at 8:00 am Pacific … Read More

Daily Schedule of Events

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DAILY EVENT SCHEDULE We have created a schedule of events for Rebel Heartistry which includes class session times, meal breaks, etc. Check in at Round Top Inn is on Monday, April 29th after 4:00 pm. Check out is on Friday, 3rd after breakfast and by 11:00 am. DAILY DURING OUR RETREAT Breakfast 8:30 am Breakfast Room at Round Top Inn … Read More

Are you hungry?

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The Westin La Paloma has several restaurants on their property, sure to please your palette. LUNCHTIME For lunch, the hotel has  graciously put together a menu of speedy and affordable options at Azul Restaurant and Lounge, adjacent to our classrooms, allowing for speedy service so you can get quickly return to class. Lunch Menu There are several other delicious restaurants … Read More