Hemlocks Studio
   Creative Escapes For Small Groups & Individuals 
"Let Hemlocks Studio create your summer escape...or take one of ours! "--Sue Russell

We provide the perfect atmosphere. YOU choose the rest...meals, lodging, specialized programs.

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Groups of 5 to 20 participants for 1 to 5-day summer retreats.

1-Day Team Building Escape
10 am to 6:30 pm
with lunch & light evening meal served
Private facilities
20 participants   $75 per person

One-Day Meet & Critique
Art Retreat

                       9 am-5 pm with lunch                          Bring your group to create, paint & review
One Critique  included
8 participants   $65 per person


Two-Day Meet & Critique

Writer's Retreat
                       9 am-5 pm with lunch                          Create, write & review your work with an expert

15 participants   $125 per person


Three-Day Quiet Quilting Escape
Two nights lodging with meals. Peaceful surroundings to encourage creativity included.
10 participants     $275 each


One Day Strategic Planning Session
10 am-6 pm
Light breakfast and lunch served. Spacious studio, and secluded peaceful surroundings can lead to fresh business approaches.
6 to 10 participants. $125 per person

Strategic Planning expert available at additional cost.


Bring your Board of Directors to Hemlocks for the annual strategic planning getaway.

Gather your best friends to come together to visit, hike, eat , read and enjoy a Brevard Music Center performance or a local blue grass session or do nothing!

Never done art before?  Bring a group to try something new.


  • Do you want delicious fresh meals?

  • Do you need lodging?

  • Do you want a change from your routine?

  • Would you like a morning of instruction?

  • Would your like a special presentation?

Artists, writers, hikers, quilters, weavers,
musicians, thinkers and company planners.
Adults working in treetop studio at hemlocks studio
How can I escape?
Here are a few samples and more ideas!

Feed & Read
2 overnights & 21/2 days to do nothing $175

Need to write or talk? Call me at 912-267-9379
or email me at Sue@Hemlocks.com