After the wonderful feedback from Janie's June craft retreat, we have decided to host an autumn retreat in the beautiful Manor Hotel, Yeovil Somerset.

 

Join Janie on Tues 4th and Weds 5th October for some fantastic crafty fun, you will learn a variety of skills, create beautiful projects and join other likeminded crafters in a relaxed atmosphere.

October crafting is perfect to brighten up those shorter autumn days, and after producing a variety of finished projects over the two days you are sure to want to make bespoke gifts for friends and family with Christmas on the horizon.

 

Sessions will run from 10am-5pm each day with lunch and refreshment breaks.

There will be a morning coffee break, a beautiful buffet lunch and a cake and coffee break in the afternoon, all included in the price!

 

DAY 1: BOOK MAKING

ON DAY ONE YOU WILL MAKE A VARIETY OF BOOK PROJECTS EXPLORING NUMEROUS WAYS TO BIND AND DECORATE.

PROJECTS WILL BE TAILORED TO THE GROUPS SPECIFIC NEEDS AND THERE WILL BE PLENTY OF SAMPLES TO INSPIRE YOU IN YOUR BOOKMAKING JOURNEY.

DAY 2: MIXED MEDIA:

CREATE A MAGNIFICENT MIXED MEDIA CANVAS USING COLLAGE, PAINT AND YOUR CHOICE OF JANIE'S CHARACTER STAMPS.

YOU WILL BE ABLE TO CHOOSE THE COLOURWAY THAT SUITS YOUR TASTE AND WITH JANIE'S VERSATILE STAMP RANGE YOU WILL CREATE A STUNNING PAINTING USING JANIE'S OWN TECHNIQUES TAUGHT TO YOU STEP BY STEP.

 

The price also includes all materials needed, tailored to your individual taste, full tuition, and use of required tools. There will be free parking in the pay and display Hotel car park.

 

And of course, you are welcome to bring along any of your own materials if you have specific things you would like to use.

 

The total cost for the weekend is just £170.

If you wish to pay by instalments simply email Janie to set this up or use PayPal pay in 3 at checkout.

Please read the 'details and terms of booking' section of this listing before booking.

Once you pay your deposit you are agreeing to all terms as set out in the 'details and terms of booking', this will also be sent to you as a download link.

 

 

Autumn Craft Retreat in Somerset

£170.00Price
  • Janie’s Originals Autumn craft retreat.  Booking information

    The Retreat will be held on 4th & 5th October 2022 and will be packed full of fun.

    Book binding, (not scary and suitable for all skill levels) on the first day, and a mixed media using collage, paint and your choice of Janie's character stamps on the second day.

    The retreat will be held at the Manor Hotel, 26 Hendford, Yeovil, Somerset, BA20 1TG

    Sessions will run from 10am-5pm each day with lunch and refreshment breaks.

    There will be a morning coffee break, a buffet lunch and cake and coffee break in the afternoon.

    The price includes all materials needed, tailored to your individual taste, full tuition, and use of required tools. There will be free parking in the pay and display Hotel car park.

    You are welcome to bring along any of your own materials if you have specific things you would like to pop into your books.

    The retreat has full disabled access, if you require any specific support, please inform us before the day.

    We will ask before the retreat if you have any dietary requirements to ensure we have enough choice to suit everybody’s needs.

    Your booking is secured with a £50 deposit followed by two further payments to be received by September 1st, 2022. Your first installment (£60) will be due by the 1st August and the 2nd installment (£60) due by the 1st September.  You will be emailed two postdated invoices for these dates, Alternatively , you can pay in full if you prefer.

    Total cost for the retreat is just £170

    You can book accommodation directly with the hotel or search the local area for suitable places should you need an overnight stay.

    About Manor Hotel Yeovil

    At the Manor Hotel you can expect home-from-home comfort, a warm welcome and great hospitality from the moment you arrive.

    Set on the edge of the traditional market town of Yeovil, this striking Georgian manor house would be perfect for a Jane Austen adaptation. Built in 1727, it’s full of charm and character; and with its large conservatory overlooking our secluded garden, it’s a lovely spot to stay when visiting Somerset.

    When you’re ready to turn in, you’ll find each of our 42 en-suite bedrooms blend original manor house features with up-to-date décor beautifully. Some have four-poster beds, some roll top baths, and all lend themselves to a great staycation!

    This is a pet friendly hotel. There is limited availability on our rooms for pets and are offered on a first come, first served basis. All bookings with pets must be pre-booked.

    All online bookings made direct with the hotel will also save 20% off food at our hotel restaurant during their entire stay. T&Cs apply.

    Call Direct: 01935 423116

    Reservations: 0345 608 6040

    Website: https://www.greenekinginns.co.uk/hotels/manor-hotel/

     

    Substitution requests:

    If you are unable to attend the retreat, we welcome substitute delegates attending in your place at no additional cost. All requests for substitutions must be received via email at least a week prior to the retreat date.

    janie@janiesoriginals.com

    Changes will become effective on the date of written confirmation

    Cancellation policy:

    If you cancel your place on the retreat and your space cannot be filled by someone else, we cannot guarantee a refund.

    If for any reason the venue cancels an alternative venue will be arranged within a 10 mile radius of the Hotel, but it will be your responsibility to find transport from the hotel to the new venue.

    Cancellations by Janie’s Originals

    If unforeseen circumstances cause Janie’s Originals to cancel the event you will be informed as soon as possible with further details.

    If, for any reason, Janie’s Originals must cancel the retreat, Janie’s Originals accepts no responsibility for covering travel, hotel or other costs.

    Payment

    The full payment (£170) must be received, by the 1st of September 2022.

    The £50 deposit made on booking is non-refundable.

    By paying the £50 deposit you agree to the terms set out in this document.

    You will receive a confirmation via email within 48 hours of receipt of payment confirming your registration.

    Looking forward to seeing you!

    Janie x