Meet Jo Packham – Where Women Create

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We are thrilled that Jo Packham will be joining us at Vivi Magoo Marketplace on Thursday, February 4, 2016 noon until 9:00 pm at the Hilton Tucson-East hotel in Tucson, Arizona Bring your copy of one of her books or magazines, and she will be on-hand to sign it for you. As a double treat, Sandra Evertson, Contributing Editor to the … Read More

Skill level needed to attend a Vivi Magoo retreat

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Question: Hello, I stumbled upon your website through one of your instructors and was wondering if your classes are geared toward the beginner or the more advanced student. Reply: Thanks for reaching out to us at Vivi Magoo! We appreciate your interest and hope that you will consider joining us at one or another of our retreats. You asked about the … Read More

Vivi Magoo Marketplace

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Vivi Magoo Marketplace Wednesday, February 1, 2017 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm Hilton Tucson East Hotel * admission is free * Many of our fabulous artist-instructors will be selling their beautiful creations, kits and supplies this evening. Drop by, say hi, and pick up a one-of-a-kind piece of art from your favorite teachers! **drop by during the day and visit … Read More

Gold Star Instructors

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Question I have loved the work of several artists for ages….but alas from afar!  I live on the west coast of Canada.  I would have to plan a vacation with my husband if I wanted to participate.  Is it possible to buy DVDs of these classes?   The Canadian dollar is awful and getting there seems a big deal.  (O but … Read More

Can I ship my supplies to Art Retreat on the Prairie?

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You can ship your supplies ahead of time to the retreat!

Absolutely! Here’s what we do, and we haven’t ever had a problem with anything getting confiscated by TSA.  We put the supplies for each class in a separate Ziploc bag along with the class description for that class so that if TSA does check, they can see what the various items are going to be used for. The only thing we would not pack is anything flammable (butane, etc). Do … Read More

“No decision should be made on an empty shopping bag.” ― Donita K. Paul, One Realm Beyond

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Question – ” is there a list of local shops you can recommend?” Answer – Sure thing! in Round Top – Rachel Ashwell Shabby Chic Couture Round Top Vintage Market Spellbound Junk Gypsies MimiBella Townsend Provisions Round Top Chamber of Commerce listings for shops in Brenham – Alamo Street is Breham’s historic downtown shopping district Fancy That! Tres Chic Boutique Today & … Read More