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March 21, 2014 Divine Cooking at Diamond Willow
Hands-on cooking with Darren Nixon --- SOLD OUT
WATCH FOR THE NEXT ONE!
Join chef Darren Nixon as he shares his enthusiasm and knowledge through hands-on experiences. Your delectable culinary delights will be enjoyed on beautiful handcrafted dishes carefully selected by Black Diamond's Bluerock Gallery Bluerock Gallery. Menu INDIAN -- can't wait! More Info $350/couple plus taxes; includes luxury B&B stay at Diamond Willow. Call 403 933-5755 soon to book!
March 28- 30, 2014 Spring Painting Retreat
We'll see how 'spring-y' it may be, but guaranteed there'll be amazing scenes to paint, no matter what the weather. Nancy-lynne Hughes is a favourite instructor who covers all mediums. Participants love her thorough-ness in instructions, picking up exactly the blocks they are experiencing and offering guidance towards the next level of achievement.
$547 +taxes, includes comfortable (shared) accommodations, wholesome meals, plus snacks and refreshments and a 24 hour studio! Call 403 933-5755 to book.
April 25-27, 2014 Wellness Weekend - CBE funded - FULL
This one is sold out, look for the next session May 30 weekend. Here's an interesting one for CBE staff - share your learnings and qualify for continuing ed certificate (weekend reimbursements)! Hands on pottery class, hands on cooking class and a lovely relaxing yoga class, plus a weekend of YOU- time. More Info
$475 +taxes, includes comfortable (shared) accommodations, wholesome meals, plus snacks and refreshments and 3 three classes! Call 403 933-5755 to book.
May 2 - 4, 2014 R&R Weekend Soul Retreat with Kim McNeil
The highlight of this yoga-based weekend will be a group life coaching session with the wonderful Leisa Woolsey. Your retreat includes: ~ Four (4) 1 hour yoga and meditation classes taught by Kim; ~ Mindset workshops to help you dig deeper into what might be holding you back from leading your best life. ~ Use of the venue hot tub, fire pit, and surrounding walking trails ~ Free time Saturday and Sunday afternoons to enjoy optional activities
more info
from $577, includes comfortable (shared) accommodations, wholesome meals, plus snacks and refreshments. Call 403 933-5755 to book.
May 6, 2014 DW Corp Retreat - Developing Mission Statements
Diamond Willow Corporate Retreat is partnering with a variety of successful business facilitators and artists to provide offerings that combine exploration of both the right and left sides of the brain! Enjoy a morning with Jim Cullen developing Mission, Vision and Values; and after a delicious lunch try your hand at creating "A LIttle Watercolour" with artist Karin Huehold. The location is inspiring, cell phone coverage is minimal, and the food is amazing all makings for a perfect corporate retreat. More Info
Call 403 933-5755 for information and to book.
May 8, 2014 DW Corp Retreat - Appreciative Inquiry
Diamond Willow Corporate Retreat is partnering with a variety of successful business facilitators and artists to provide offerings that combine exploration of both the right and left sides of the brain! Enjoy a morning with Gervais Goodman engaging your heart, mind and soul in this positive-focussed approach to team/community building. And after a delicious lunch get outside and activiate your senses by learning to identify plants with acclaimed nature guide Julie Walker. The location is inspiring, cell phone coverage is minimal, and the food is amazing all makings for a perfect corporate retreat. More Info
Call 403 933-5755 for information and to book.
May 9 - 11, 2014 A Repeat of R&R Weekend Soul Retreat with Kim McNeil
The highlight of this yoga-based weekend will be a group life coaching session with the wonderful Leisa Woolsey. Your retreat includes: ~ Four (4) 1 hour yoga and meditation classes taught by Kim; ~ Mindset workshops to help you dig deeper into what might be holding you back from leading your best life. ~ Use of the venue hot tub, fire pit, and surrounding walking trails ~ Free time Saturday and Sunday afternoons to enjoy optional activities
more info
from $577, includes comfortable (shared) accommodations, wholesome meals, plus snacks and refreshments. Call 403 933-5755 to book.
May 20, 2014 DW Corp Retreat - Emotional Intelligence
Diamond Willow Corporate Retreat is partnering with a variety of successful business facilitators and artists to provide offerings that combine exploration of both the right and left sides of the brain! Enjoy a morning with Rob Crooks address Emotional Intelligence (the capacity to be aware of, control, and express one's emotions, and to handle interpersonal relationships judiciously and empathetically. Emotional intelligence is the key to both personal and professional success). And after a delicious lunch get into your creative mode and paint a landscape with acrylics under the thoughtful and capable direction of Nancy Lynn Hughes. The location is inspiring, cell phone coverage is minimal, and the food is amazing all makings for a perfect corporate retreat. More Info
Call 403 933-5755 for information and to book.
May 22, 2014 DW Corp Retreat - Working with Difficult People
Diamond Willow Corporate Retreat is partnering with a variety of successful business facilitators and artists to provide offerings that combine exploration of both the right and left sides of the brain! Enjoy a morning with Marjorie Munroe where you will gain insight into 9 archetypes of difficult behaviours and develop practical strategies for handling each of them. And after a delicious lunch get creative by building beautiful clay bowls by hand, with Connie Pike. The location is inspiring, cell phone coverage is minimal, and the food is amazing all makings for a perfect corporate retreat. More Info
Call 403 933-5755 for information and to book.
May 30 - June 1, 2014 Wellness Weekend - CBE funded
Here's an interesting one for CBE staff - share your learnings and qualify for continuing ed certificate (weekend reimbursements)! Hands on watercolour class, hands on cooking class and a lovely relaxing yoga class, plus a weekend of YOU- time. More Info
$475 +taxes, includes comfortable (shared) accommodations, wholesome meals, plus snacks and refreshments and 3 three classes! Call 403 933-5755 to book.
Pictures from our Plien Air Weekend Retreat

  • D R E A M
  • Ingrid Christensen
  • Karin Richter
  • Kathie MacDuff
  • Karin Huehold
  • Sharon Williams
  • Maryanne Jespersen
  • Dianna Shyne
  • Creative Journal
  • Studio Demos
  • Krista Kienitz Demo
  • Studio Demos
  • Studio Demos
  • Alice Helwig
  • Rick Wolcott

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A Taste of the Foothills

Here are some ideas for a weekend getaway to give you a breather from city life. Use our retreat as a bed and breakfast and discover all that the area has to offer. We can help you customize your get-away, or you can let the moment move you: Let us know how youd like your weekend to unfold - well take care of the rest!

Creative Weekend

We can format a weekend for you and your friends. Choose from a variety of sessions -- and well bring in the instructors. Browse the list of instructors and let us arrange your perfect retreat.

Instructors
Maryanne Jespersen
Karin Richter
Nancy Lynn Hughes
Julie Vincent
Carol Williams
Susan Kristoferson
Laura McIvor
Darren Nixon
Terri Champagne
Krista Kienitz
Kerri Forster
Kim McNeil
Oil landscapes
Pastels, Watercolours, Acrylics, Oils
Oil, Watercolour painting
Photography Lessons
Reflexology
Mixed Media-Paper Art
Silver Jewellery
Chef Extraordinaire
Personal Trainer
Cake decorating
Calligraphy
/traveling Yoga Ninja
www.maryanneseden.com
www.karinrichter.com
www.hughesfineart.ca
www.julievincentphotography.com

www.kristoferson-studio.ca
www.lauramcivordesigns.com

www.champagnefitness.com
www.simplysweetltd.com

www.kimmcneilyoga.ca

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