Coming summer 2020

2020 Creative Retreat

Chateau Dumas

Auty, France

Dates & Teacher will be announced August 5th!

Take a peek at our week away in southern France with Maggie Bonanomi and 13 attendees from across the U.S. and Canada! We enjoyed a week full of new friends, delicious food, and best of all working on an exclusive Maggie Bonanomi design! We hope you will join us in June 2019!



What Will Our Retreat Look Like?

  • 7 Nights at the beautiful Chateau Dumas (all inclusive)

  • Cake with coffee and tea upon arrival overlooking the gardens

  • Opening night dinner with aperitifs ( Wine will be served with each dinner at the Chateau)

  • Sunday morning trip to St. Antonin-Noble-Val for the farmers market and flea market

  • Daily class with special guest teacher alternating morning and afternoon depending on our schedule for that day

  • 1 evening we will dine at Les Sens in Cahors with a Masterchef,  one of 500 in the world. *this is the only thing not included in your stay

  • A very special session learning the art of dyeing with Woad (original blue dye used in medieval times) with an expert dye artisan

  • Cooking class/demo with the fabulous chef Marie-Claude

  • Opportunity to have a professional headshot done by Aubrey Grace Photography that you can then use on your websites or social media

  • Time to relax poolside or visit the lounge with its games and library

  • Special surprises and goodies throughout the week

  • And  more!

  • An unforgettable experience in the amazing countryside of southern France that you will treasure forever!!

Pricing for the 7 night Chateau Dumas Retreat:

Pricing will be announced at a later date!

Registration for the 13 openings will go LIVE  Spring of 2019.

Payment plans will be available.

Please feel free to email me at:  with any questions you may have or contact me  at  248-345-5156.

I look forward to creating and getting to spend time with you in beautiful Auty, France.

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We are so excited to meet you!