Awakening : Women in Business Retreat

All Inclusive 4 Day Retreat! Come spend an amazing long weekend away to focus on you and your business. Become inspired, learn new ideas, and find a new community of friends!

If you ask yourself these questions then this is the retreat for you:

  • You want to push your business to the next level but you aren’t sure how?
  • You need help balancing your work life & family life without scarfing what is important to you or having to go to bed at 3am.
  • You love your spouse but you need to a support system that understands your creative business.
  • You have so many idea’s for your business for its overwhelming to organize what to do first.

Then take a breath and prepare to join us for a weekend that will revitalize and and help you to focus & inspire your creative business.

You will walk away with not just a community of lifelong friends & mentors but also a clarity on how to move your business forward. We will give you all the tools & resources to help you throughout the year.

All Inclusive Experience

Day 1:
3PM-5PM – Unpacking and Greeting
5PM-7PM – Dinner & Guest Speaker Katelyn White (Stressers & Business)
7PM-9PM – Wine & Circle Introductions Fireside <3
9PM-11PM – Social Time & Gifts from Us!

Day 2:
8am-10am – Coffee & Pastries
10am-12pm- Personal Branding &  Headshots
12pm-2pm – Lunch
2pm-5pm – SEO, Marketing Strategies, Business Must-Do’s
5PM-7PM – Dinner & Guest Speaker
7PM-9PM – Wine & Circle Chat Q&A
9PM-11PM – Social Time

Day 3:
8am-10am – Coffee & Pastries
10am-12pm- Website Reviews, Blogging Tips, Social Media Strategies
12pm-2pm – Lunch
2pm-5pm – Sales, Your Ideal Client, Insurance, Taxes
5PM-7PM – Formal Dinner Party
7PM-10PM – 1on1 Meetings

Day 4:
8am-10am – Coffee & Pastries

Location: Sevierville, TN (Gatlinburg)
Cost: $2000 per person
Date: TBD

Photographers Workshop

During our 2 day workshop we will have scheduled sessions, discussion topics, and editing time.

Optional Friday Trunk Show
3pm-7pm – Wine & Snacks Provided!

Day 1 (Saturday):
8am-9am – Pastries & Coffee
9am-11am – Meet & Greet
11am-1pm – Topic Discussions
1pm-2pm  – Lunch Provided
3pm-6pm  – Topic Discussions
6pm-8pm  – Family & Maternity Session
8pm- ? – Drinks & Tacos Downtown!

Day 2 (Sunday):
8am-9am – Pastries & Coffee
9am-11am – Topic Discussions
11am-1pm – Newborn Session
1pm-2pm  – Lunch Provided
3pm-5pm  – Topic Disussion
5pm-7pm  – Editing Sessions
7pm- 9pm – Q&A

Here are some of the things that will be covered.


  • 1 Newborn
  • 1 Family/Maternity

Discussion Topics

  • My equipment and favorite lenses for film and digital
  • How I shoot in different types of light (Continuous, Flash, Natural)
  • How I choose and evaluate locations (Indoor & Outdoor)
  • Session timing (Plus what Apps I use)
  • Working with backlight, full sun and cloudy light
  • Using the light to your advantage & how to curve it!
  • Metering and white balance
  • Lens choices & why
  • How I edit my digital to look like film
  • My typical workflow (PDF included)
  • My favorite editing tools, including the HSL panel, tone curve, color balance layers and selective color layers
  • How I color correct skintones
  • Posing and directing for family, maternity, senior, and engagement sessions
  • Attracting your ideal client
  • Personal Business Branding
  • Tips on getting published
  • How to find your CODB (cost of doing business)
  • My recommended products
  • Tips on finding a work-life balance

Location : Indianapolis, IN my home studio
Cost: $2500 per person
Date: May 5th & 6th 2018