The Ross Creek Centre covered by a thick blacket of snow in the winter. In the Background, the Bay of Fundy is visable.

About Ross Creek’s Adult Arts Weekend Retreats

Break away from your day-to-day for a weekend intensive in a beautiful rural setting. Add a new medium to you creative toolkit or fine-tune your skills under the mentorship of one of our extraordinary artist faculty members. These unique programs offer time and space to retreat, reconnect, and re-energise, all while you develop hands-on artistic abilities.

You can choose to stay for the entire weekend in comfortable overnight accommodations with all fantastic fresh meals included. There is also an option to only attend the daytime workshop sessions with the group. We will provide all materials. No previous experience is necessary.

Upcoming Retreats

sara leaving over a masked student looking at his art.

Jewellery Retreat with I'thandi Munro (Jan 27-29)

Bring your ideas to this weekend workshop and leave with one-of-a-kind creations! Our fantastic faculty member, I’thandi, will guide you through the design process in a collaborative studio environment, introducing you to an assortment of metals and found objects. Get your hands busy learning basic jewellery fabrication and metal casting techniques.

See I’tandi’s bio

Photo of Jennifer Green holding cleaned flax fibres by Lola Brown

Flax to Linen: Textile Retreat with Jennifer Green (Feb 10 – 12)

Discover the process of transforming flax fibres into hand-spun hand-spun linen thread! During this weekend workshop, our instructor, Jennifer Green, will guide you through a journey of learning hand spinning techniques, working with various fibres, and considering colour and design principles.

See Jennifer’s bio