Mar
2
6:30 PM18:30

Gemstone and Aromatherapy Mala Bracelet Making Workshop with Cheryl Chiarelli of Coconut Quartz

Cheryl from Coconut Quartz will be bringing everything that is needed to create your very own one-of-a-kind beaded bracelets! 

In this fun, informative & creative workshop, you will get to select from a myriad of different gemstones, essential oil diffusing stones, crystal & wood beads. Everything you need for you and your friends to create your own personalized bracelets. She will provide you with information on the spiritual / energy healing / mystical properties of your stones and also talk a bit about aromatherapy.

Workshop # 1 Essential Oil Aromatherapy Diffuser Gemstone Bracelets:

Friday, March 2 from 6:30 to 8:30

Cost is Per person:

3 bracelets for - $45.00



Light refreshments will be provided!

Please email Cheryl@CoconutQuartz.com to register or visit www.CoconutQuartz.com to register

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Mar
3
10:30 AM10:30

Aromatherapy Gemstone Mala Bracelet Workshop with Pop up Artisans

Cheryl from Coconut Quartz will be bringing everything that is needed to create your very own one-of-a-kind beaded bracelets!

In this fun, informative & creative workshop, you will get to select from a myriad of different gemstones, essential oil diffusing stones, crystal & wood beads. Everything you need for you and your friends to create your own personalized bracelets. She will provide you with information on the spiritual / energy healing / mystical properties of your stones and also talk a bit about aromatherapy.



Peony Soapworks will also be here hosting a Pop Up Event! She will be have a selection of natural Soaps, and body care butter, lotions & potions for sale!

Light Refreshments will be included. 

Cost is Per person:

3 bracelets for - $45.00

We will be holding 2 Separate Workshops on Saturday! sign up for our Mala Necklace Workshop following this wokshop!

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Mar
3
1:00 PM13:00

Aromatherapy Diffuser Gemstone Mala Necklace Workshop and Pop Up

Cheryl from Coconut Quartz will be bringing everything that is needed to create your very own one-of-a-kind beaded Mala Necklace!

In this fun, informative & creative workshop, you will get to select from a myriad of different gemstones, essential oil diffusing stones, crystal & wood beads. Everything you need for you and your friends to create your own personalized bracelets. She will provide you with information on the spiritual / energy healing / mystical properties of your stones and also talk a bit about aromatherapy.

POP UP SHOP! Peony Soapworks will also be here hosting a Pop Up Event! She will be have a selection of natural Soaps, and body care butter, lotions & potions for sale!

Light Refreshments will be included. 

Cost is Per person:

Mala Necklace - $60.00

We will be holding 2 Separate Workshops on Saturday - sign up for the Mala Bracelet workshop prior to this one!

Our Story

COCONUTQUARTZ·THURSDAY, JANUARY 18, 2018

I’m Cheryl and I am a Registered Holistic Nutritionist ~ R.H.N. , level 2 Reiki Practitioner, a self taught crystal lover/energy worker and I dabble in aromatherapy. I live in beautiful Southern Ontario, Niagara On The Lake, Canada. I also love to be creating (and eating) yummy, healthy food! Most days you will find me tinkering around with my vintage finds creating fun, beautiful & unique jewellery. I believe in contributing to the sustainability of our Earth and love making sometimes Bizarre Wearable Art that is always eco- friendly. I upcycle as I use primarily vintage and antique items. 

 

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Mar
3
10:30 PM22:30

Essential Oil Aromatherapy Diffuser Gemstone Bracelet Workshop

Cheryl from Coconut Quartz will be bringing everything that is needed to create your very own one-of-a-kind beaded bracelets!

In this fun, informative & creative workshop, you will get to select from a myriad of different gemstones, essential oil diffusing stones, crystal & wood beads. Everything you need for you and your friends to create your own personalized bracelets. She will provide you with information on the spiritual / energy healing / mystical properties of your stones and also talk a bit about aromatherapy.



Peony Soapworks will also be here hosting a Pop Up Event! She will be have a selection of natural Soaps, and body care butter, lotions & potions for sale!

Light Refreshments will be included. 

Cost is Per person:

3 bracelets for - $45.00

We will be holding 2 Separate Workshops on Saturday! sign up for our Mala Necklace Workshop following this wokshop!

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Mar
9
6:30 PM18:30

Abstract Beach Scene Plus 'Loft Experience'

Excited to offer you another Friday night Loft Experience at the South Coast Guest House!

Join us for a 'Night at the Beach' where we will paint this abstract textured beach scene (using metallic leaf) and while layers are drying, head up to the loft to sit and relax ♥ 

This textured gold leaf painting is designed to be feasible for all skill levels (no painting experience required). 

We will be painting on 16 x 20" stretched canvas, and each canvas with be 'pre-textured' for you, so you can get that heavy layered look without the drying time in between :) 

There will be several other neutral colour palette options available as well (a grey palette and a warm red palette). 

Class is $50/person which includes refreshments.

Please MESSAGE or EMAIL to confirm your spot ~ a $10 deposit is required to register.
E transfers can be sent to rechicpaintedfurniture@yahoo.ca

Looking forward to seeing you at the class!

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Mar
10
10:00 AM10:00

Inked Forest paint Class with Amanda Braun of ReChic Studio and Design

Come and join me for a unique paint class using liquid inks on canvas, to create this whimsical forest scene ♥

Paintings will be done on 12 x 16" canvas ~ a variety of ink colours will be available, should you want an alternate colour for your trees (red, blue, pink based on availability).

(Background colour can also be changed, however please note that this may alter how the ink performs on your canvas.)

Cost is $40/person with a non refundable $10 deposit required to hold your spot in the class.

Please message me on the page or email me at rechicpaintedfurniture@yahoo.ca to register.

Looking forward to seeing you there!! 💗

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Mar
10
1:30 PM13:30

DIY Furniture Painting Workshop with Amanda Braun of Rechic Studio and Design

Hey Niagara, come and join me for a fun morning of furniture painting at the South Coast Guest House in Port Colborne! 

Always a popular class, this workshop teaches participants how to prep their furniture, paint it, distress, glaze and top coat like a pro ♥ No fancy paints needed, I show you how to get that shabby chic look without breaking the bank, all while using high quality products. 

This is a 'bring your own piece' so you bring a small to medium piece (eg side table) and we make it over start to finish in the class. 
All paints and supplies provided. 

Participants also get ongoing support for at home projects via a private workshop group. 

Cost is $95/person with a $20 deposit required to hold your spot. 

Class size is limited. Please message me on the page to register, or email rechicpaintedfurniture@yahoo.ca

Thank you!!



 

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Mar
25
1:00 PM13:00

Floral Ring Workshop with Coral Wreath Designs Of Toronto

Join us on Sunday, March 25th from 1-3pm for a Natural Dried Floral Ring Workshop with Coral Wreath Designs!

Create your very own one-of-a-kind dried floral wall hanging.

Founded on the principle of "simple living" and how thoughtful design can enhance everyday living. We are passionate about using natural elements in our designs that celebrate all that mother nature has to offer.

You will leave with a beautiful finished wall hanging made custom to your own taste!

All of the supplies you need are provided including an 9 inch medium brass ring, natural dried and preserved greenery and a variety of dried flowers to create your own unique wreath!

These are also becoming a popular alternative to traditional wedding bouquets!

$90

To register please e-transfer deposit of $90 to beverly.smith0904@gmail.com  - secret word wreath

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Feb
11
1:00 PM13:00

Save the Date...Valentines Fresh Floral Design With Coancepts Fresh Floral

Join us for a tranquil afternoon emeshed in the beauty of flowers.  Janet Salesof Concepts Fresh Florals and design will be here to guide you through a beautiful Valentines themed floral arrangement.  What better way to beat the February Blahs.

Janet has a wealth of experience and participants are sure to learn the tricks of the trade.  She has an extensive background and thriving business with wedding florals.  She is also one of the floral designers for the Vintage Inns in Niagara on the Lake.

Create this arrangement with someone you love or for someone you care about.  It will remain vibrant past Valentines day and will remind them of how much you care.

Or pamper yourself.  Either way you are sure to be happy and relaxed for these hours here at the Guest House.  More detail to follow.  Watch for posts one our South Coast Guest House Page!

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Feb
10
1:30 PM13:30

DIY Furniture Painting Workshop with Amanda Braun/Rechic Studio

Hey Niagara, come and join me for a fun afternoon of furniture painting at the South Coast Guest House in Port Colborne! 

Always a popular class, this workshop teaches participants how to prep their furniture, paint it, distress, glaze and top coat like a pro ♥ No fancy paints needed, I show you how to get that shabby chic look without breaking the bank, all while using high quality products. 

This is a 'bring your own piece' so you bring a small to medium piece (eg side table) and we make it over start to finish in the class. 
All paints and supplies provided. 

Participants also get ongoing support for at home projects via a private workshop group. 

Cost is $95/person with a $20 deposit required to hold your spot. 

Class size is limited. Please message me on the page to register, or email rechicpaintedfurniture@yahoo.ca

Thank you!!

 

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Feb
10
10:00 AM10:00

Textured Hot Air Balloon Paint Workshop

Come and join us for a relaxing Saturday morning paint class at the lovely South Coast Guest House ♥

In this class participants will be painting their own textures hot air balloon complete with metallic leaf embellishments.

The textured part of the canvas will be completed prior to the class (to allow drying time), but participants are free to adjust the palette of the background and balloon accordingly (based on colour availability)

Gold and silver leaf will be available.

16 x 20" canvas

Cost is $45/person and a $10 non refundable deposit is required to hold your spot in the class.

Please message me or email to reserve your space and arrange deposit via e transfer or PayPal :)

Thanks so much!

 

 

Saturday, February 10 at 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM

 

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Feb
9
6:30 PM18:30

Feather Trio with Loft Experience with Amanda Braun of Rechic Studio

Introducing a special new way to enjoy a DIY workshop with ReChic and the South Coast Guest; a workshop PLUS Loft Experience ♥

A 'Loft Experience' is a new way to (literally and figuratively) take your workshop to the next level. While participants are waiting for paint to dry, they will be invited up to the 800 square foot loft, where they can enjoy a little VIP treatment.


So come and enjoy a Friday evening with us ~ we will be painting this 16 x 20" feather trio, complete with your choice of gold or silver leaf. Palette colours can be altered as desired (based on colour availability). 

A perfect way to spend a cold winter's night ;)

This 'workshop PLUS' is $50/person, with a $10 non refundable deposit required to secure your spot.

Please MESSAGE or EMAIL to arrange deposit and confirm your spot.
Rechicpaintedfurniture@yahoo.ca

Limited spaces available.

See you then!!

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Feb
3
1:00 PM13:00

Intermediate Needlefelting Workshop

Can't get enough of needlefelting? Join us as we create more elaborate 3D works of fibre art (TBA). All are welcome, although this workshop is best suited to those who have taken the beginner course or have previous needlefelting experience. Rest assured you will be creating something to be proud of.

Cost is $45/person, all supplies inc.

Please register by sending an e-transfer of $15 to heartfeltedbylara@gmail.com, password "ifelt".

 

 

 

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Feb
2
6:30 PM18:30

Heartfelted By Laura Beginner Workshop

This is a beginners course to the art of needlefelting wool. You will be making a cute 3D creation (TBA) and all supplies are provided. Come experience the satisfying and very addictive art of needlefelting! 
Cost is $45/person, all supplies inc.

Please secure your registration by signing up on the event post " Beginner Needlefelting Workshop" and sending an e-transfer of $15 to heartfeltedbylara@gmail.com, password "felting".

This is a beginners course to the art of needlefelting wool. You will be making a cute 3D creation (TBA) and all supplies are provided. Come experience the satisfying and very addictive art of needlefelting! 
Cost is $45/person, all supplies inc.

Please secure your registration by signing up on the event post " Beginner Needlefelting Workshop" and sending an e-transfer of $15 to heartfeltedbylara@gmail.com, password "felting".

 

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Apr
29
1:00 PM13:00

Clean Eating Cooking Class with Sharlene Styles

Join Sharlene Styles (holistic nutritionist, health &lifestyle coach) for an interactive cooking class that focuses on the tastes and freshness of spring in Ontario.

As always, Sharlene's classes are designed to demonstrate that eating healthy can be simple, delicious and nutritiousw. Her aim is to inspire you to becime more creative and adventurous with your cooking while teaching you how to use fresh, seasonal organic, nutrient-rich healing whole foods that will change the way you eat and feel.

The seasonal menu includes dishes with oodles of nutritious vegetables and is light in protein. All the recipes are gluten-free, dairy-free, preservative-free and processed-sugar free. While the menu includes some animal protein, there are substitutions and/or omissions that are suitable for vegetarians or vegans.

This whole food participatory cooking class will be held around South Coast Guest House's large kitchen island.

Your afternoon will include:

-copies of all recipes

-a fun interactive cooking lesson

-organic ingredients used (when possible)

-a gentle stroll around the tranquil country setting

-a copy of Sharlene's signature recipe ebook - The Art of Health Eating (with over 70 recipes)

$89

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Feb
14
6:00 PM18:00

Heart Healthy Valentine's Day Interactive Cooking with Sharlene Styles

Join Sharlene Styles, Holistic Nutritionist and Lifestyle Coach for an interactive and healthy bevening of fun, cooking and learning. 

This Valentine's Day we'll help you get a little spicy and a little sweet, naturally with food!  You'll learn how to turn delicious heart healthy whole foods into a delicious Thai inspired meal.

Sharlene's quest is to demonstrate that eating healthy can be simple, delicious and nutricious.  She will inspire you nto become creative and adventurous with nyour cooking while teaching you how to use fresh, seasonal, organic, nutrient-rich healing whole foods that will change the way you eat and feel.  All recipes are gluten-fre, dairy-free, preservative-free and procesed-sugar -fre.

This whole foods participatory cooking class will be held in then intimate and cozy South Coast Guest House around the large kitchen island.

Your evening will include:

* copies of all recipes

*a fun, interactive cooking lesson

*organic ingredients used when possible

*tasting of all recipes made in class (1 welcome drink, 1 appetizer, 1 salad, 2 main entrees and chocolate!

Boost your confidence in the kitchen, leaqrn new recipes and share your heart with us this Valentine's Day

Space is very limited

Click on the link below to register

https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/heart-healthy-valentines-day-interactive-cooking-class-tickets-29154236105

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Jan
29
9:00 AM09:00

Photography Workshop with Photographer Christine White

Taking Better Portraits

Christine White is a well known and admired photographer from South Niagara, known for her beautiful nature photography.  As well Christine is sought after for portrait photograhy.  Join us to discover the tricks of the trade for taking better portraits.

$45

To register call Christine White 905 327 3766

Or contact us here at Niagara's South Coast Guest House through our Contact Us page

Portraits with Christine
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Nov
5
1:00 PM13:00

Hands Up for Keeping Our Kids Smiling

Befriending Anxiety and Stress: with Maggie Denison, Certified Change and Stress Management Coach as well as founder of Stairway to calm Yoga

In response to the rise in childhood and adolescent stress Stairway to Calm Yoga is offering parents, educators, therapists and all others working in any capacity with students, an in-depth workshop in which participants will gain powerful insight into the underlying characteristics that produce symptoms of stress and anxiety in the mind, body and heart's of our youth.

 Discover several new tools that will assist our children in greeting anxiety and stress confidently with newly written Thought Raps, an innovative Thought Scape Journal, Name That Thought Activity, The Ice Berg Approach worksheets plus guided mindfulness and calming yoga breathing techniques.

For more information about Maggie visit www.stairwaytocalm.com or email Maggie at stairwaytocalmyoga@gmail.com

Niagara's South Coast Guest House

10135 Cement Road

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 5V4

TO REGISTER: Please send us a message by clicking on Contact Us.

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Oct
30
2:00 PM14:00

Developing Mindful Awareness Practices for Everyday Living - Complimentary Session

This will be the same session as described for Oct. 23rd.  Please choose one date or the other to explore the benefits of Minful Awareness Practices in the tranquil setting offered through Niagara's South Coast Guest House.

10135 Cement Road

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 5V4

For more information about Maggie visit www.stairwaytocalm.com or email stairwaytocalmyoga@gmail.com

TO REGISTER: Please send us a message by clicking on Contact Us.

 

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Oct
23
2:00 PM14:00

Developing Mindful Awareness Practices for Everyday Living: Complimentary Sessions

"When we bring our kind and curious attention to our thoughts and feelings, to the sensations in our bodies, and to the people and circumstances in our lives, then we have all the information we need to make choices that allow us to live our lives and fulfill our dreams as best we can."

COMPLIMENTARY SESSIONS: for you to explore this opportunity surrounded by nature at Niagara's South Coast Guest House!

Please join Maggie Denison: Health and Wellness Stress Management Coach and Founder of Stairway to Calm Yoga

To begin to transform your life on October 23rd or 30th

2:00 - 4:00pm

Niagara's South Coast Guest House

10135 Cement Road

Port Colborne, Ontario L3K 5V4

For more information about Maggie visit www.stairwaytocalm.com or email stairwaytocalmyoga@gmail.com

TO REGISTER: Please send us a message by clicking on Contact Us. 

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Sep
18
1:00 PM13:00

Flavours of Fall

Dairy Free/Gluten Free Cooking with Lauren - Holistic Health Coach

Learn how to create vibrant seasonal dishes you can feel good about!

Menu - Pumpkin Spice Latte, Chana Masala Acorn Squash, Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Muffins

Spend time with Lauren, cooking, tasting and learning.  Be a sous chef or simply observe and learn.  Have lunch and take home some samples to share.  BYOW (Wine)

$55 Includes sampling, learning, recipes and leftovers!

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Jun
23
6:30 PM18:30

Painted Floor/Table Cloths - Part 1

Learn the technique to create these durable and unique floorer table cloths which can be used indoors or out. No experience is needed to design, paint and finish these canvas works of art. These would make a beautiful addition to your home or a wonderful gift...think weddings or Mother's Day!

These floor cloths are a specialty of Artist Elizabeth "Putzy" Madronich.      

$200 (Includes materials fee) Limited to 10 participants

Please note this is a two part workshop (8 hours)

Part 2 : Saturday June 26th - 11am - 4pm (Bring your own lunch)

Part of our BYOW (wine) series

About the Artist

Putzy (Elizabeth) Madronich is an award winning Niagara based professional artist.  She works in watercolour, mixed media, acrylic, printmaking, painted floor canvasses, encaustic, jewelry making and collage. Putzy's work explodes with intense colour, is generously textured and is largely inspired by her travels in Europe, North Africa and South East Asia. Putzy is known for classes workshops and summer art camps where art making is used to promote healing and wellness.

"As an art facilitator, I strive to create a positive, enthusiastic and non-intimidating environment in which every individual's unique artistic abilities can be cultivated and expressed."  Putzy Madronich - Professional Artist/Educator
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Jun
18
9:30 AM09:30

Summer Solstice Yoga Retreat

In partnership with Yoga Truly, located on Historic West Street in Port Colborne, we will welcome summer in a truly rejuvenating way!  Start the day with a Yoga session at the Yoga Truly studio.  Follow this with the opportunity to stroll Port Colborne's downtown area, have lunch or a glass of wine in one of the many restaurants, and shop the quaint shops.  Then head to Niagara's South Coast Guest House located just minutes away to participate in a walking meditation session on the 10 acre wooded grounds ( weather permitting). Finally, indulge your creativity in a Mala beading class.

$80 (includes taxes and all supplies)

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Jun
11
1:00 PM13:00

Mandalas - A Snapshot in Time

Using watercolours, participants will create a beautiful piece of art that represents a snapshot of who they are and their circumstances at the moment chosen to represent.  These artworks can immortalize a special event in time, such as the birth of a child, a wedding, a vacation or simply be a representation of you.  Beautifully designed and colourful pieces will result and no "art" experience is needed.

$45 (Includes materials fee) Limited to 15 participants

About the Artist

Putzy (Elizabeth) Madronich is an award winning Niagara based professional artist.  She works in watercolour, mixed media, acrylic, printmaking, painted floor canvasses, encaustic, jewelry making and collage. Putzy's work explodes with intense colour, is generously textured and is largely inspired by her travels in Europe, North Africa and South East Asia. Putzy is known for classes workshops and summer art camps where art making is used to promote healing and wellness.

"As an art facilitator, I strive to create a positive, enthusiastic and non-intimidating environment in which every individual's unique artistic abilities can be cultivated and expressed."  Putzy Madronich - Professional Artist/Educator

 

 

 

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Jun
4
1:00 PM13:00

Come Tangle With Us (Zentangle Pen and Ink Design)

Elizabeth Turneris a certified Zentangle Teacher, trained by the founders of Zentangle, Maria Thomas and Rick Roberts.

Entangle is a proven meditative method that promotes mindfulness and fosters self-esteem, improved focus, increased relaxation, creativity and stress/anxiety relief etc.  It is an easy way of creating beautiful images by drawing structured patterns called tangles.  No "art" experience necessary.

$55.00 (taxes in)

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May
29
1:00 PM13:00

Mindful Meditation

With Maggie Denison, E.C.E., BA, M.ED., E-RYT300, RCYT Maggie has developed a program called Stairway to Calm, to assist Yoga instructors in supporting abled children. She brings practices to her sessions widely embraced by the West coast and has worked with UBC and Brock U. Keep calm and positive with these mindful practices.

$25  Includes light refreshments

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