Sunday, January 9, 2011

Dreams do come true

Dreams do come true well mine has finally I have been accepted to teach at this years Art N Soul retreat in Portland Oregon in the good old USA. To say I’m thrilled and honoured is a real understatement. This has been a dream of mine for more years than I care to remember.
So it will be later this year here are are the classes I’m teaching there below:

P1116 Brass Bezel and Ice - Sat Oct 1
P1117 Mini Etched Book - Thur Eve
P1208 Doll Booklet Pendant - Fri Sept 30
P1215 Bushman's Mini Journal Necklace - Fri Eve

Bookings open online today at http://www.artandsoulretreat.com/Portland-2011-artists.php
I would like to thank everyone who has supported me in my art,my long suffering family and dear Jan who encouraged me to apply once again I cant thank you enough.
So its "ART N Soul Or Bust"

36 comments:

Sue Smith said...

Jumping up and down for joy for you Jenny!!! That's so exciting, but very well deserved.

Joanne said...

Oh Wow! Congratulations Jen, that is such wonderful news, you will blow them all away with your talent, well done and keep dreaming!

oldflowers4me said...

take me with you.....

sue said...

That is fantastic Jen! Congratulations! I know you will delight all your students with your unique style and great energy! I would def go if I could!

Linda Cain said...

Oh, Jen!!!! What a great thrill....I hope I can go!!!!! Would love to take your classes.

Linda

Peace Health Happiness :-)) Art & Creativity said...

Congratulations Jen! We know your worth..glad others will experience your expertise, knowledge and sense of humour. Your deserve this ....go girl!!!! Enjoy your dream.

Peace Health Happiness :-)) Art & Creativity said...

Congratulations Jen! We know your worth..glad others will experience your expertise, knowledge and sense of humour. Your deserve this ....go girl!!!! Enjoy your dream.

Gail said...

Congratulations Jen, you so deserve this,your work and your classes are 2nd to none and of course your sense of style and humour are the best of us Aussies.

Sarah said...

Congrats Jen Jen, so proud of you, only wish I was coming with you.. But taking a 9 week old baby just wouldnt be fun..LOL

Jo Wholohan said...

oh my jen, that is so amazing!!!! so excited for you chickie xx

Kim Palmer said...

Congratulations Jen, you soo deserve it! I know you will have a blast and so will your students. Don't forget to pack the captains underpants, LOL!

Nic Hohn said...

I'm doing the happy dance for you Jen!

lindacreates said...

Sis, this is the best news!!!!!!! I know it satisfies a lifetime dream. I can't wait to be "Captain Underpants" Assistant!

Riki Schumacher said...

Yeah Jen! Gooooood for you. I'm so happy you were accepted, it will be a ball. The classes sound great. Hugs, Riki

azirca said...

Superb news Jen, I know how much this means to you.

Lucy said...

CONGRATULATIONS Jen!!!!
And I didn't tell a soul!
I know you will have a great time & your students will learn so much & have a good time!
WELL DONE!!!!
Hugs Lucy

donna said...

WoW!..It`s a good feeling when a dream comes true.
Congratulations..I wish I could attend all or even just one of your courses..you are an amazing artist...I love your work It`s so unique...will you ever come to the Uk.."Hope so"
DoNnA

Rach said...

Wow Jen, that's fantastic! Of course I'll be there, all rolled up and shoved into your suitcase! You ready for China yet? Only 7 weeks to go!

Kim L said...

Congratulations. It is such a wonderful event. Now lets get you to Vegas!

Julie van Oosten said...

Jen, congratulations honey! The girls in the US are going to love you and your wonderful talent not to mention your kind spirit. Will they see a bit of Cap'tn Underpants????

Seth said...

Major congratulations Jen. I am so happy for you...and for those lucky students who will be in your class.

Samantha Marshall said...

Congratulations!!

ANNETTE HUSBAND said...

Hi Jen
I have been awol due to visitors here from Sydney.I'm just so chuffed for you and what an amazing experience.WAHOO!!!.I know the students will love you just as we here in Oz do...heck if you can teach me to solder you can teach anyone LOL.BIG HUGS to you

diane cook said...

Congratulations my dear Jen! I can feel just how excited you are...and rightly so =) They all look like GREAT classes!
Maybe we will be teaching at the same retreat someday! Now wouldn't that be a hoot?
diane

Sherry's Creations said...

This is awesome, so happy for you xxx

Night Owl Designs said...

Wow, that's fantastic new Jen! Congratulations :-)

Tony and Lisa Blackwell said...

WOW!.......How great for you!I wish I could be there.

Svetlana said...

Congratulations!!! Well deserved, my dear friend. I'm so excited for you and I know that Americans are going to fall in love with your personality as well as with your creativity. Portland is my dream as well but has to wait for a while.
Love,
Svetlana

Michelle said...

That is SO exciting! Well done! I absolutely drool over that class list...

Debbi Baker said...

I'm a bit late catching up with your news but Jen this is just fantastic! So well deserved and so awesome!! They'll love you.

Feathers and Flight said...

Congratulations on your Wonderful News! Your Work is so Beautiful and inspired! You can tell you Love What you do.
Thank you for your Sweet comments the other day. I must Apologize for not getting back to Thank you sooner.
Please, if you would like, Grab my "Friends are Cheaper.." Button off my Sidebar. I would be so Happy to Share it with you. No worries if you Choose not to.
Have a Wonderful Week!
Blessings
Jill

vintage moon studio said...

Wowser, Jen! Soooooo well deserved! I know they will be beating down the doors getting into your classes ;0) I am so happy for you -xox Deb

Cindy said...

hi jen~
thanks for visiting my sight! glad you did and i found yours. how exciting to be teaching a class at art and soul, congratulations. i have looked at those classes for years and thought about how fun it would be to go take some classes and meet other creative souls.
someday, i hope!
from one jewelry designer to another, i LOVE yours((:

Ann said...

Welcome to our beautifull state of Oregon ! and to Portland ...you will love Art& Soul

ann

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lindacreates said...

I AM SO EXCITED AND I CAN'T STAND IT!
This is going to be the best! I better start getting some practice to keeping you in line Sis! USA, here you come!!!!!!!