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Asheville Art Retreats include a customized artistic experience using visual arts (with Ginger Huebner), dance and/or creative movement (with Lisa Zahiya) and are ideal for individuals, groups or families. The retreats also provide a unique addition to: school workshops, corporate team building, conferences, bridal or baby showers, mother/daughter weekends, weddings or girls’ weekends. From visual art to dance and beyond, these customizable programs are offered as independent opportunities or as additions to events.
VISUAL ART: Collage, Chalk and Encaustic Explorations
A workshop for any level or ability, Ginger Huebner’s workshops will explore the combination of collage, chalk pastel and encaustic wax.
Participants will have a large variety of art mediums and material sources to choose from, but are able to bring any of their own materials to be integrated into the work produced. We will reference other artists’ work, learn a variety of collage and image transfer techniques, and learn about layering and finishing a work using encaustic wax.
This workshop is available for any combination of ages, from an individual to a family to a large-scale group. The possibilities are endless!
DANCE: Evolve with Movement
Leave the ordinary behind and walk into the world of the extraordinary with an Evolve Dance Retreat. Create, change and learn with an immersion in the world of dance and music. A customized workshop will allow you to connect with your body and create change in your life. Tap into creativity and learn how your body can move. In Lisa’s dance retreats you will experience a daily training and warm-up session and co-create combinations, movements and dances with Lisa. Lisa has dance retreats for basic beginners, to the aspiring dancer, all the way up to the professional; there is an inspiring, empowering dance retreat for everyone. This workshop is available for any combination of ages, from an individual to a family to a large-scale group.
About Artist/Instructor Ginger Huebner
Inspired by the power of words, Ginger Huebner’s works are visual translations that manifest rich imagery, symbolism and metaphor through the mediums of chalk pastel, collage and encaustic wax. With a Bachelor of Architecture and a Masters in Teaching Visual Art, Ginger’s teaching experience spans a variety of disciplines. A certified K-12 Visual Art instructor, Ginger has worked with students of diverse backgrounds using a collaborative approach, inclusive to all. She founded Roots + Wings School of Art in Asheville, NC, which provides a variety of programming, including: a visual arts preschool, monthly art sessions, summer art camps and custom private art sessions for people of all ages and abilities.
About Artist/Instructor Lisa Zahiya
Lisa Zahiya is an innovative, award-winning performer, in-demand instructor and successful studio owner. Working in the genres of bellydance, Indian dance (Bollywood & Bhangra) and hip-hop dance, Lisa travels nationally and internationally teaching and performing. She travels, teaching workshops, performing and developing curriculum. She is currently developing a fusion dance curriculum for a dance school in San Raphael, France. At home, she is faculty at the University of North Carolina, Asheville, where she teaches bhangra, hip hop and bellydance. Lisa serves as a Resident Artist with the Lake Eden Arts Festival and is also a Guest Dance Instructor with the Buncombe County School System.
BOOKING AND PRICING INFORMATION
Contact either Lisa at 828.242.7595 or Ginger at 828.545.4827 to book a retreat
We love working with diverse groups, as well as families, individuals and anyone looking to explore the arts. All of our programming is available for any combination of ages, abilities and group sizes.
Combo [Collage & Dance Retreat] Price Range (working together with both Lisa and Ginger, our time would be shared equally within the time frame chosen)
Hourly $200 / 1-3 people
Hourly $400 / 4-6 people
Daily $1600 / 1-4 people / up to 6 hours, plus materials
Daily $2400 / 5-10 people / up to 6 hours, plus materials
Daily $3000 / 11-15 people / up to 6 hours, plus materials
Individual Price Range (working with either Lisa or Ginger individually)
Hourly $100 / 1-3 people
Hourly $200 / 4-6 people
Daily $800 / 1-4 people / up to 6 hours, plus materials
Daily $1200 / 5-10 people / up to 6 hours, plus materials
Daily $1500 / 11-15 people / up to 6 hours, plus materials
We are available to work from our own studios OR come to your venue, home, hotel, or other event location!
“I have worked with Ginger for over a year utilizing her art and teaching to add a potent and meaningful element to my therapeutic work with families. Ginger is a natural teacher with an ability to inspire her students to tap into their intuition and creativity.”
- Jim Johnston, LFMT, Stone Mountain School