Blooms Coastal Mansion Retreat 2021 - DEPOSIT ONLY


Blooms Coastal Mansion Art Retreat

Fri 7 May - Mon 10 May 2021

Are you ready to create the most Wonderous and colour Blooms with me at this Luxurious Coastal mansion in Port Stephens?

Exclusive to those seeking to be BOLD and Creative

Once you have settled in, we will have a cocktail at the bar and pool area where you will meet the other weekend guests and chat about the weekend ahead.  More details will be sent on a separate email. with a full supplies list closer to the time of the Art Retreat date, but needless to say, for those of you who know Lorna's Bold and. Loose. floral style - we will be painting in an abstract expressionist style with brushes, palette knives and lots of juicy Acrylic paint, dry and wet media. 

This Weekend retreat is for those looking to be Bold and Spontaneous and to let go and have fun and paint your heart away

We have been inundated with requests for a local retreat, and we are so excited to be bringing you the Coastal Mansion Retreat. This retreat is exclusively limited to 6 artists, staying 2 nights and painting for 2 days. 

This retreat has been designed for the busy woman or mums who need to get a breath of fresh air and lose themselves in creating. Meet like minded women, eat delicious food, get lost in the beautiful surrounds and paint something you can take home with you to remember the great time you had, bringing a little happiness to your home. So jump in with us and unwind in the most beautiful surroundings and let's paint something magical together. This fully inclusive package includes: accomodation, all meals including breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner and a little cocktail or two.  BYO Wine and other spirits

Is this retreat for me?

This course is suitable for beginners to advanced level and part of the "Blooms series of creative workshops" If you have completed the Blooms introduction one day workshop this is a follow on from this but it is also suitable for those creatives looking to jump into something more Bold and exciting with lots of juicy colours and texture to bring your floral arrangements on canvas to the next level!!!  We will be working on two paintings so you stay in flow whilst painting. So while one dries you can work on the second piece, and we aim to have at least one completed painting finished for you take home on Sunday afternoon.

About the property

This prestigious holiday house is sure to impress  even the most discerning traveller seeking a luxuriously appointed private residence in stunning Port Stephens. The grand circular driveway and impressive porte cochere and entrance hall, set the tone for the rest of this stunning property.

Unwind outdoors by the huge California style pool, surrounded by tropical palm trees, or relax in the decadent indoor heated pool, complete with water feature.  And for the relaxing times the owner has supplied a few bikes to explore the area on.

This expansive house boasts multiple beautifully furnished indoor and outdoor living areas, home cinema room equipped with Platinum Foxtel, FREE WIFI, games, DVD's and a large fully equipped kitchen. Sip cocktails by the pool or dine on locally bought seafood and holiday feasts in the indoor dining room, poolside in the cabana/bar or alfresco in the outdoor entertaining area.