Do you need a recharge? Are you ready for a full body reset? Transform your mind, body and artsy soul through art! Every morning after breakfast, Elida will guide you through a self-reflection activity as she leads you in creating a beautiful, meaningful piece of art. The afternoons are yours for exploring the island and the Lopez Island way of life. Enjoy hiking, riding bikes, strolling along the rocky beaches, canoeing or your personal idea of relaxing. Join the Edenwild community at dinner for excellent conversation and amazing food. 


Dates: October 21-24, 2021


The retreat includes:

~ 4 days and 3 nights at the Edenwild Inn on Lopez Island

~ Painting lessons and all painting, collaging, and journaling materials

~ Accommodations (All rooms are shared occupancy rooms. Each room has an ensuite bathroom). You can request a private room for an extra charge of $300.

~ Farm to table breakfasts and dinners daily (water, tea, and coffee included)


This Retreat sells out fast so SAVE YOUR SPOT NOW for just $299!

The total cost for the retreat is $1,299 but early bird price is $999 if you register by August 17th!  All deposits and payments are nonrefundable. Final payments are due in full by September 15th. 


Travelers are responsible for ferry fare, lunches, drinks, and all incidentals.


This is a small retreat with limited space, on a first come, first serve basis. We will have the entire inn to ourselves aside from staff members. Last year during the retreat we spent a lot of time outside hiking, catching the sunsets and enjoying meals together and we plan to do the same this year.


Questions? Contact Stephanie at

Edenwild Retreat

  • This payment is a DEPOSIT of $299. Your remaining balance will be due on September 15th. The total cost for this retreat is $1,299. Take advantage of the EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT and register by August 3rd and you can get this amazing retreat for just $999. 

    All payments are nonrefundable. We have limited space for on this retreat and we expect it will sell out quickly, so don’t wait to register!

  • By signing up for this retreat, you grant to Art with Elida permission to reproduce your name and likeness in any publication of Art with Elida intended for promotional, educational, or other related use.