frequently asked questions

can I change my classes after I’ve registered?

We will accept class changes in writing six weeks before each event. After that, there will be no class changes to honor our teacher’s planning and preparation purposes.

do I need to bring any materials to class?

In most cases, yes! Each workshop will have a list of the materials you will need prior to the retreat. If you have any questions about anything on your supply list, don’t hesitate to get in touch with your teachers directly. Their contact information is at the bottom of each workshop description.

are the material fees included in the overall retreat prices?

It depends on the retreat. Some include everything and some classes have minimal material fees. Each retreat will clearly specify if the materials are included or not.

can special dietary needs or preferences be accommodated? how do I communicate this?

Absolutely! You will be asked that very question when you register so please tell us your needs.

I am interested in teaching. what should I do?

Well first of all, we’re so flattered! Second, please email us at Each year will always be a mix of new and returning teachers and we’d love to hear your workshop ideas!

what is your refund policy?

There will be no refunds after a certain period prior to each retreat. No exceptions. We will accept refund requests in writing before the allotted period and a $150 administration fee will be incurred plus any Eventbrite fees. Transfers are acceptable, but we must be notified in writing of any changes.

can you arrange special payment plans?

Absolutely! We now use Paypal’s ‘Bill me Later’ and this will be an option you can choose through Paypal upon your registration.