May 8, 2016

forestART 2018

discover ness creek forestart 2018

ForestArt is an immersive five day Art in Nature experience held at Ness Creek, Come let the brilliance of Saskatchewan’s northern boreal forest inspire your artistic creation. Learn from the province’s masters in their chosen art form. Come experience ForestArt!

2018 Courses

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Why You Should Sign Up

forestART will take you out of the day-to-day and honour your creative spirit in a brilliant boreal setting. Each day, will take you deeper into the creative process with skilled instruction and a supportive environment. In addition to time spent making art, you can expand your senses with:

  • Daily morning yoga
  • Explore the boreal forest on your own or on guided nature walks
  • Attend the forestART Palette Cleanse Social Hour where boreal forest inspired & sourced appetizers are enjoyed as all the artists gather to share and inspire one another.

All this is just the beginning – of you igniting new passions, making new friends & exploring like never before.



$440 + tax plus course materials.  See individual courses for detailed pricing as course materials vary per class.


  • Course Registration & Instruction
  • Optional Daily Yoga Classes and Nature Walks
  • Boreal-inspired Palette Cleanse appetizers

Not included:

  • Material & Equipment Fee for some courses.
  • Variable Meals & Accommodation options*
    Accommodation and Meal Option Pricing is separate and listed below.  This allows you the flexibility to bring your own tent or camper, share a cabin, or have your own private cabin. You can join the group daily for lunch or all of your meals, or cook for yourself.

Accommodation Options:

We have a variety of accommodation options to suite your needs & budget, ranging from rustic camping to a private cabin. Take a closer look at our shared & private options here: Accommodations  and don’t hesitate to contact us with questions! We are here to make your stay at Ness Creek comfortable and enjoyable!

Accommodation Pricing

Camping, non-powered:

  • 4 Nights: $40

Camping, with power:

  • 4 Nights: $100

Shared Cabin: 

  • 4 Nights: $140

Private Cabin*  

  • $50-$110 Per Night
    *There is limited private cabin availability, if you are interested in renting a private cabin during forestART, please indicate on your registration, we will confirm options & pricing over the phone. View our shared & private accommodation options here: Accommodations 

Meal Options:

Meals are provided by Big River’s Third & Main Catering. Each meal is hearty, homemade, & served buffet style.  Vegetarian / gluten free / lactose-free options are  offered at every meal.

All Meals (Mon. Supper – Fri. Lunch + Snacks), 12 meals: $200

Daily Lunches Only (Tues. – Fri.), 4 meals: $60 

If you would prefer, you are also able to look after all your own meals. We have a fully equipped cantina-kitchen that can be used to prepare your own meals throughout the week.

Cancellation Policy
Should you need to cancel your enrolment in forestART for any reason, you will receive a full refund less a $50 administration fee if you class more than 3 weeks prior to the start date of the course. Less than 3 weeks prior to the start date of the course, you are eligible for a 50% refund of the total paid. Less than one week prior to the beginning of the course, you are not eligible for any refund. Outstanding circumstances will be considered on an individual basis, that may change the terms of this policy. 

Questions about forestART?

If you have any questions or inquiries about forestART, we would love to help you!
Please email nesscreekforestart@gmail.com or call 306 480 9010