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Encaustic Painting Retreat with Penny Treese

Park City, UTAH



Friday, June 2 through Sunday, June 4


Private residence in Sun Peak, Park City (located between Kimball Junction and downtown)
*Address will provided after registration

Lodging is not included, however accommodations are recommended at Hyatt Place, which is conveniently located 2 minutes from the Sun Peak retreat location:

Recommended: Hyatt Place, Park City: 4377 North Highway 224, Park City , UT, 84098, US


Hyatt Place- Park City

All supplies are provided. Leave room in luggage to return with 8x10, 11x14, and 12x12 wooden panels


Friday, June 2nd

Fly into Salt Lake City on an early flight if possible. Check into accommodations.
3:30pm – 5pm: Arrive at Sun Peak retreat location. Settle into workspace.
5:30pm or 6pm – 8pm: Wine/Cheese meet + greet at Gallery MAR in Park City

Overview of encaustic painting and weekend schedule.

Saturday, June 3rd

8-9am: Optional Yoga w/ Shelly. Attire to be announced in May. Outdoor or inside practice depending on weather.

Breakfast and show + tell of Penny’s original encaustic paintings

9-9:45am - Penny demo various methods and tools
9:45-1pm – free paint with instruction as needed
12:45-1:45pm: Lunch. Or grab a bite and keep painting

1:45-4:30 or 5pm: More demos, individual guidance and free paint. Observe other’s techniques and describe process

5pm – Relax, snack, beverages, Fire-pit releasing/manifestations, communing

Dinner on your own or with group

Sunday, June 4th

8am or 9am : Morning circle sharing

Trail-walk. Gather items for embedding or take photos for color/composition inspiration

Penny demos embedding, carving, washes, adhering natural items and show painting examples.
10am-1pm: Free paint with guidance as desired. Light lunch break or healthy bag lunch to eat when desired

Demos on finishing paintings, scraping sides, wiring, protecting to travel.
2:30pm: Advice on finishing favorite pieces and group sharing.
3:00pm: Closing “ceremony” with goodbyes and parting gifts and special offers

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