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

Adding Classes

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Would you like to add a class to your schedule? It’s not too late! Although many of our classes are sold out, there are still awesome classes with a few seats left in each of them. It’s too late to switch classes, but it’s never too late to add them! And, it’s cheaper than going shopping! See how we’re always … 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

Let’s get started on our Epic Adventure!

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We’re getting close to when we begin our journey with each other!   We’re so excited and hope you are too! We’re going to begin sending a series of emails to you – We want to make sure you have all of the information you need to make your trip and retreat memorable and fun. And, we invite you to contact us with any … 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

Fall Weather in the Valley of the Sun

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Fall in the Valley of the Sun Although fall  means winter is right around the corner in most parts of the country, here in the Valley of the Sun, we are heading into our best time of the year – sunshine and gorgeous days. The high each afternoon during our retreat should be about 75-degrees with overnight lows in the … Read More

Danny’s EPIC ADVENTURES – Part Two – Daily Schedule

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DAILY SCHEDULE OF EVENTSWe have created a schedule of events for you, our most EPIC ADVENTURERS! ——————– Breakfast Enjoy a delicious breakfast each morning before heading to the Vivi Magoo classroom. ——————– Morning Session 9:00 am until noon Vivi Magoo Classroom Pick out your spot on the first day, and leave your things in place throughout the retreat. No need … Read More

What is there to do in Round Top?

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Round Top 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. Want to know more about Round Top? Click <here>. Things to do in the Round Top area – Click <here>. Restaurants in the area – Click <here> Shopping in … Read More

What can I expect? Rain? Sunshine? Heat? Cold?

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Metals Week

Tucson weather ranges from daily highs of 70(ish) to overnight lows of 45 degrees. The extended forecast during our retreat looks beautiful! Picture Perfect! Here’s what Accu-Weather says about Tucson’s weather during our stay – Our classrooms are generally well-controlled, but that’s not to say it may appear a bit warm or somewhat chilly to one or another of you … Read More