Learn first-hand how to create unique textures, plus add depth and interest to your artwork during a three-day, four-night art retreat.

Perfect for beginners or the more seasoned artist.

You’ll receive:

  • 15 hours of one-on-one art instruction over three days
  • 4 hours (optional) of personalized feedback
  • Two 16″ x 20″ canvases
  • Luxury accommodations
  • Meals
  • Round-trip transportation to/from the Jackson-Evers International Airport
  • Gift bag
  • Ginger’s signature art apron

Ginger provides texture medium and tools you can use during the workshop, but you will need to bring your own paints. (You can purchase Ginger’s Signature Paint Series and have it shipped to her studio ahead of time.)

Itinerary

Thursday, October 6, 2022 – Arrival Day

  • Afternoon: Arrive at the Jackson-Evers International Airport if flying or at Ginger’s Art Studio if you are driving.
  • Gourmet dinner with Ginger and fellow workshop students

Friday, October 7 – Full day of art instruction

  • Continental breakfast
  • 10 a.m. – Noon: Texture instruction
  • Noon: Feedback & Networking Lunch
  • 1-4 p.m. Surprise art instruction
  • Specially-prepared gourmet dinner

Saturday, October 8 – Full day of art instruction

  • Continental breakfast 
  • 10 a.m. – Noon: Painting with Ginger
  • Noon: Feedback & Networking Lunch
  • 1-4 p.m. Painting with Ginger
  • Specially-prepared gourmet dinner

Sunday, October 9 – Full day of art instruction & Departure Option 1

  • Continental breakfast
  • 9 a.m. – Noon: Painting with Ginger
  • Noon: Feedback & Networking Lunch
  • 1-3 p.m. Painting with Ginger
  • [Departure Option 1/Transport to Airport] Please schedule flights after 5 p.m. United States Central Time.

Monday, October 10 – Departure Option 2

  • 5:30 a.m. Transport to airport
  • Depart for home

**All times are given in United States Central Standard Time Zone**

Frequently Asked Questions

How to get here:

Ginger’s studio is located in Brandon, Mississippi, less than 20 miles (32 km) from the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

If you fly to Mississippi, please see the sample itinerary as to arrival and departure times.

Transportation to/from the airport is included with your retreat, however, if you prefer to rent a car, that will be an additional cost.

Please note: Ginger’s art retreat is precisely that – a retreat. There are limited rideshare options near her location.

Where to stay:

Ginger offers luxury accommodations in her home. Limited availability.

Please note Ginger’s studio is located on the second floor, accessible by stairs.

How many other students will be present at the retreat?

It depends on interest and scheduling, but the maximum number of spots is six.

What does each day look like?

See the sample itinerary above.

Where to eat:

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included in the price of the workshop.

What does it cost?

$1,995 (US Dollars), it includes a four-night stay in a guest suite, meals, and transportation to/from the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN). (Flight not included.)

If you need to ship your artwork home, an additional $100 fee will be added.

You may bring your significant other with you for an additional charge. Please note that you will be staying in the same guest suite together. Contact Ginger for pricing.

How do I sign up?

Complete your purchase before the spots fill up.

What if I have questions?

Ginger holds conference calls with workshop students ahead of time to answer your questions.

What if something comes up after I purchase my retreat?

If you have to cancel for COVID-19 reasons, we will reschedule you at a later time.

I still have questions!

No worries! Email us, and we’ll try to answer your question as quickly as possible.