Throughout the workshops, you will be immersed in a variety of interactive individual and collaborative experiences that will encourage you to cultivate a consistent practice of personal and creative development.
The workshops provide exercises and tools that you can apply throughout your personal and professional lives to continuously foster your unique creative spirit and work. The workshops will help you to tap into your imagination, find inspiration in the least expected places, identify your personal creative blocks, and craft a plan to work towards achieving your aspirations.
Workshop Details and Materials
Below you will find links to the dates, location, and accommodation information for each of our workshops. Each specific city link will provide you with the information you need to prepare for your trip. Below you will also find a list of the materials
you should bring with you to the workshop.
* Price does not include accommodations, meals, airfare, nor other travel expenses.
Confirmation of Workshop Operation
You will receive a workshop status email by the date that is specified on each workshop location page. On occasion, The CREO Insitute has been unable to operate a seminar due to low enrollment, security concerns, or other reasons. Therefore, it is The CREO Institute's policy that participants should not purchase plane tickets until an official confirmation of seminar operation has been sent. The CREO Institute is not liable for any airline cancellation or change fees.
You can choose to stay at the workshop hotel or at any other location in the city. For our international workshops, we hold a limited number of rooms at the workshop hotel which are available to participants on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact the hotel directly to book your room. Be sure to mention The CREO Institute in order to access our block of rooms
We also provide a list of hotels for our international workshops that are within a short distance of the workshop hotel. You may want to consider one of these depending on your budget, preferences, and needs.
Please keep in mind that you may be able to find better rates using global Web sites like hotels.com, orbitz.com, or Europe-based Web sites like bookings.com.
Also, for our European workshops, please keep in mind that hotel quality in Europe varies widely. You may want to inquire about the following factors if they will be important to your comfort during your stay:
- Is breakfast included?
- Is there an elevator?
- Is there 24-hour reception available?
- Do the rooms have air conditioning?
- Are non-smoking rooms available?
- How far is the hotel from the workshop hotel?
You can book your airfare directly with the airline of your choice or online. Please keep in mind that you may be able to find better rates using travel Web sites like CheapTickets.com, Expedia.com or orbitz.com.
Important Note Regarding Accommodations and Travel Arrangements for our international workshops:
Please note that June, July, and August are the busiest tourist times in Europe and other international locations. We recommend that you book your flights and hotel rooms as soon as possible to ensure that you obtain economical fares and a good hotel room at a fair price.
You should consider purchasing travel insurance to protect yourself against any unexpected circumstances that could prevent your workshop attendance. We recommend purchasing a travel insurance plan that will cover medical and dental emergencies, trip cancellations, missed connections, and lost baggage.
The following is the list of materials that you will need to bring with you to the workshops.
NOTE: Please see specific workshop location pages for any additional materials you may need to bring.
- Sketchpad, 9x12 or larger
- Several sheets of larger paper, 16x20 or larger
- Colored pencils
- Charcoal pencils
- Glue Stick*
- A few of your favorite magazines
- Camera and film, 35mm or disposable
- Towel or pillow to sit on the floor
- Closed-top container for any beverages you may want to bring with you
* Please carry these items in your checked baggage so they are not confiscated by airport security.