Custom Watercolor Portrait with Tracy Lang You may know the versatile and multi-talented Bainbridge Island artist Tracy Lang for her Ryderville Ink tattoo shop or her “Tsunami Papers” collages, shown at BIMA in its opening year. The longtime host of BIMA’s GoFigure! life drawing series, Tracy will capture your loved one or pet’s image beautifully in watercolor. Don’t miss this opportunity to hang a Tracy Lang original in your home or regale a loved one with a gift of a sitting.
A Genuine Photography Experience Cherish this time in your life and those you love the most with a special portrait photography session. From concept to completion, collaborate with Genuine Image Photography to create portraits you are proud of and that touch your heart. Perfect to display in your home and share your love with the world.
Making Monotype Workshop with Wendy Orville Whether you’re an experienced artist or you haven’t drawn since grade school, explore the fun, spontaneous printmaking process of monotype with printmaker Wendy Orville in her Bainbridge Island studio. Learn how to create direct and expressive images through a process of inquiry and play as you discover what fascinates you. Apply ink on plexiglass plates using brushes, rollers, and rags, and then run the plate through an etching press to make one-of-a-kind images.
Culinary Experience for 8 at Heyday Farm House Make your own handcrafted pasta with Chef Tad Mitsui & Sous Chef Noel Arsenault. Both chefs, having had the opportunity to work in Italian restaurants during their careers, enjoy sharing the love and art of Italian cooking. Many may remember Chef Tad from his time creating delicious dishes at Ruby’s on Bainbridge. Your group will learn to make semolina pasta from scratch, fill ravioli, and make a garden-fresh sauce, topped off with beef Bolognese! There will even be a chocolate dessert ravioli in the mix. Class includes feasting on the fresh pasta & ravioli that you have created and 3 bottles of red wine.
Nuno Scarf Making at Mystic Beach Studio in Port Townsend for 6 people, including lunch Learn the basics of felting while creating your own personalized scarf in the wonderful company of friends. This Nuno Scarf Making party is for up to six people and held at Mystic Beach Studio in Port Townsend–or your own space if you have a larger indoor space that can get wet. Nuno is a felting technique that combines small amounts of wool or alpaca with a lightweight silk to create a flowing and cozy scarf. Experimentation in this class is highly encouraged to make sure you go home with a product one-of-a-kind to you. We’ll do our layouts in the morning, break for lunch and finish up in the afternoon. In-house dyed and solid-color silks and wools will be provided, as well as alpaca from Mystic Studio’s own critters. Let your creativity flow and let’s play!
Section 3 – art
section 3 – Experiences
Let’s Sail Away! Experience a day sail on the beautiful waters of Puget Sound! Explore the shoreline of Bainbridge Island or head east towards Seattle with the breeze in your hair and a smile on your face.
Authentic Wanderlust in Costa Rica Spend five nights at beautiful Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas. An adults-only boutique resort where you can experience the best of Costa Rican adventure and culture. Located on Costa Rica’s pristine and exotic Guanacaste peninsula with two of the finest beaches, and embraced by over 1,000 acres of spectacular tropical dry forest hills and valleys with extensive hiking, biking, and horseback trails. Casa Chameleon at Las Catalinas is perched high on a hilltop and offers 21 private pool villas. The property features panoramic ocean views, minimalist contemporary design, and an incredible zero-edge infinity pool with a terrific sunset bar scene at Sentido Norte Restaurant & Lounge.
2 Night Stay in the Point White Guest House Retreat to the privacy of a modern cottage designed by award-winning architects and featured in Coastal Living and Pacific Northwest Magazines. Located on Bainbridge Island’s best no-bank beach, the cottage is just steps down a garden path away from the beach and breathtaking views of Mount Rainier, Rich Passage and Blake Island. Amenities include a queen size bed and four twin bunks, a full bath, washer and dryer, fluffy terry robes and fresh linens.
Caesars Palace: A VIP Experience Experience Caesar’s Palace as a VIP! This landmark resort calls forth the splendor of ancient Rome. You will enjoy luxury accommodations, dining and shopping, a 4.5-acre pool complex, world-class fitness center and spa. Be whisked away for 3 nights with a first-class experience, including VIP check-in, front orchestra tickets to the headliner at the Colosseum, dinner for two at Giada’s, passes to the High Roller and limousine transportation to and from the airport. An unforgettable experience in an unforgettable city!
St. Lucia, Caribbean: A destination for adventurers and elegant travelers alike Enjoy 3 nights in the all-new Harbor Club, situated in St. Lucia’s beautiful Rodney Bay, for a Caribbean resort experience unlike any other. Indulge your appetite for paradise and enjoy a world of relaxation, celebration, and adventure. From five world-class dining outlets, four sparkling swimming pools, to first-class service, Harbor Club offers guests a chance to kick back and experience the best of St. Lucia in stunning style. Guests have the opportunity to explore the white sands of Reduit Beach, visit Pigeon Island National Landmark, or indulge in the nightlife of Rodney Bay, during this ultimate Caribbean getaway. Enjoy an inclusive breakfast package at Julia’s restaurant during your stay.