Spring Art Weekend - April 27 - 29, 2018

All aboard for the Spring Fling and Celebration of the Arts – Held at Bridgeport Waterfront Resort, Sturgeon Bay, WI.  When you make your reservations with Brideport Waterfront Resort, be sure to ask for our special Art Retreat discounted rate.

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Classes / Activities



Friday, April 27

10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. - Friday Door County Trolley Tour –
Hop aboard the Door County Trolley for a day of sightseeing, exploring the Door Peninsula, and meeting some of the best art galleries located throughout our beautiful county. The trolley will pick us up at the front door at Bridgeport Waterfront Resort on Friday at 10:00 a.m. We will spend a day together discovering some of the best little art galleries in the door, stopping for lunch midday, and making sure there is time to check out one of our famous Door County Wineries. The trolley will return us to Bridgeport Waterfront Resort at 5:00 p.m. It will be a full day of joyous commotion and great art discoveries. Oscar will have a cooler on the trolley with cold drinks for your pleasure.
Cost of trolley day trip: $40.00. Lunch – Dutch Treat

Everyone Invited – No Cost
6:00 p.m. – Potluck Dinner – Spring Framed Art Contest to Follow Dinner
8:00 p.m.  Friendship Circle Get-To-Know You Fun!
9:00 p.m.  White Elephant Craft Exchange


Saturday, April 28

8:45 Primer – Northwood’s Art of Rubber Stamping – join Pat in reviewing the techniques and tricks of arriving at outstanding and professional results in card making.  Bring your questions and concerns and we will play ‘Stump the Expert – Pat Niemuth’, owner of Northwood’s Rubber Stamps.
Cost:  No Charge – Everyone Welcome

9:30 a.m. Class -  Northwood’s  Adirondack Chairs-Not Just For Summer Anymore
We will incorporate 4 of our classic Adirondack chairs for spring, summer, fall and winter in this class.
We will create four cards resulting in falling in love with all four of our Midwest seasons!
Cost:  $35.00

2:00 p.m. Class - A Wreath For All Seasons
We have beautiful wreaths for all seasons and have chosen 4 of our favorite original designs for this class.
Cost:  $35.00

7:00 p.m. Class - Spring Floral Spectacular Workshop
Using our one of our favorite Mixed Floral Background Stamps, you will learn 4 different & creative ways to utilize this stamp. Throughout the evening we will show you over 50 stamping ideas using our Northwood’s floral images.  Cost:  $45.00


Sunday, April 29

8:30 a.m. - Sportsmen’s Paradise
For the Man in your life - From fishing to golf to cabin life, you will make 4 beautiful masculine cards in this class.
Cost:  $35.00

12:00 Noon  - Seasonal Mailart
Mailart has been the rage for decades.  Let’s work with our mailbox images from each of our four seasons in this class.  You will make a base card and learn how to co-ordinate and embellish your matching envelope.
Cost:  $35.00