Arts for LifeStyle Retreats

Arts for LifeStyle Retreats

Arts for Lifestyle Retreats:

Offering a year round ‘Festival Vibe’ here at the Uke Boutique, we can now now present Arts for Lifestyle Retreats. These retreats have been developed over the last 2 years for both locals and travellers. Are you travelling alone and don’t want to see the standard sights of Amsterdam. Let Crazy Orphelia aka Candace Bloom make a nice retreat for you. You can get energized from all the fun activities she got planned for you. We have two retreats available, one that’s focused on music and one that’s focused on the arts. Read more below:

  • Art Retreat
  • Ukulele Retreat

The retreats are at the moment 3 days in length and only in Amsterdam. Please contact us if you have any questions.

 

Art Retreat:

What you’ll do:

According to your interests I will design an interesting retreat for you.
Examples of activities during retreat:

Day 1:

  • A 2 hour walking tour in the art district
  • A 3 hour Dry Needle Felting workshop

Day 2:

  • Look inside a houseboat
  • Enjoy a snack at the hip Foodhallen
  • See Amsterdam’s history in the Amsterdam museum
  • Go to an art gallery

Day 3:

  • Visit the Botanical Gardens for inspiration
  • Enjoy a coffee in artsy cafe
  • A 3 hour Artist Trading card workshop

Includes:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Entrance to museum
  • Guided tours
  • Workshops
  • Art map with nice boutiques and artists in the Jordaan area
  • A signed Artist Trading Card from Crazy Orphelia

Price:

€175

Date and Time

On request

Sign up for this Retreat:

Please book by sending an email to candace@ukeboutique.nl

Candace will contact you via email to design a retreat that matches your interests.

Ukulele Retreat:

What you’ll do:

According to your interests I will design an interesting retreat for you.
Examples of activities during retreat:

Day 1:

  • Coffee at a hip cafe
  • 3 hour decorate your ukulele Workshop
  • Get your first Uke Beginnings session

Day 2:

  • 2 hour Alternative Art Tour
  • Lecture about the Ukulele
  • Pick up your Uke
  • Your second Uke Beginnings session

Day 3:

  • Your third Uke Beginnings session
  • Have diner at a groovy place
  • Go to the Ukulele Club meeting and see the Ukulele Orchestra of Amsterdam perform.

Includes:

  • Drinks
  • Snacks
  • Entrance to museum
  • Guided tours
  • Workshops
  • Uke with gig bag (value of €50)
  • UkeStock Retreat Companion and sheet music guide
  • Art map with nice boutiques and artists in the Jordaan area
  • A signed Artist Trading Card from Crazy Orphelia

Price:

€175

Date and Time:

On request

Special:

You are invited to take advantage of up to 20 hours of group sessions per week with online advance priority reservations,for the length of your stay.

If enrolled as an absolute beginner in our “Uke Beginnings” package, you will to learn to play at least 3 chords, at least 3 songs, & 3 chord progressions in a matter of 1-3 days.

Sign up for this Retreat:

Please book by sending an email to candace@ukeboutique.nl

Candace will contact you via email to design a retreat that matches your interests.

Where are all the Groovy Happenings?

Most sessions meet at the Uke Boutique, Boutique View Hotel
or onsite at ’Outreach Events’ in the Amsterdam area.

Come meet Crazy Orphelia,our resident visual artist, and ukulele instructor aka Candace Bloom who teach daily at the Ukeboutique Amsterdam.  Both Beginner and intermediate level sessions, Tuesday Visiting Artists workshops, UkeShops and a weekly Ukulele Club of Amsterdam ‘JAM’ held at at the Boutique View Hotel just around the corner.