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Rural Farm Getaway | Pottery + Cooking

Rural Farm Getaway | Pottery + Cooking

Duration:12 hours total
Includes:Food, drinks, 1 ticket, equipment, and transportation
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I invite you to my creativity retreat farm stay experience 2 hours from Nashville. I was a graphic design professor for a little over 20. years. Dissatisfied with the institution of higher education, but loving interacting with people, I decided to walk away from tenure and a lifetime career to shift lanes creating a getaway partially off-grid experience for travelers like myself. I am a coach in…

What we’ll do

Extend your Nashville trip with this excursion into the nearby foothills of Appalachia for a farm visit, pottery workshop and cooking class at Camp Wonder Wander Creativity Retreat Center. At 10am pick up, you'll enter the Camp Mini Van as a portal to nature and craft destination. During this approx 1.75 - 2 hr scenic drive to the camp, you'll see the rolling hills near Leiper's Fork and continue…

What else you should know

**The camp is approximately 1.75-2 hours from downtown Nashville.*** No smoking inside. Prefer no smoking on property and especially while walking. Please ask for smoking zone.

What I’ll provide

Snacks and Other
We'll make breakfast for dinner - food and instruction included.. Lunch upon arrival.
Coffee, Tea, Water.
The pottery will be trimmed, fired, and completed after your workshop. The price includes shipping to you within 2-6 weeks.
Transportation to and from Nashville included for up to 6 people. Nature drive in the morning and commercial/highway return.
You will receive clay to make 2 pots - a pinch pot and try out the potter's wheel. Choose a pre-fired 3rd piece to paint.

What to bring

closed toed shoes good for walking and can be muddy in rain. comfortable shoes for standing in studio.
socks or slippers. no shoes inside the lodging during the cooking class and meals.

Where you'll be

The Natchez Trace Parkway is a beautiful historic national park that starts in Nashville and continues 440 miles to the Mississippi Delta. You'll see rolling hills and local fauna at a pace of 55 mph. We'll stop and stretch our legs for a short saunter to a lovely (not giant) waterfall. You'll spend most of your time at Camp Wonder Wander creativity retreat center and small farm on 17 acres along the Buffalo River 20 min from Hohenwald.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 12 and up can attend. There are animals at Camp Wonder Wander but none reside in the main lodging. Please do not scream or otherwise harass the animals including chickens, donkeys, camp cats, two dogs including one with one eye and…

More tips

**The camp is approximately 1.75-2 hours from downtown Nashville.*** No smoking inside. Prefer no smoking on property and especially while walking. Please ask for smoking zone.

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