DIY Spring Retreat



Spring Retreat with Front Porch MercantileHey Friends, guess what? YOU asked….so we’re doing it again! Another DIY retreat is planned. Our DIY Spring Retreat will take place April 28th to 30th, and this time we’re hosting it at the MOST beautiful and amazing Richibucto River Lodge.

Who is ready for some Spring fun?

Gorgeous grounds, a fantastic place to wander and enjoy outside AND some fun DIY!

Join us for a Spring DIY


Seriously amazing place!

Like incredible guys. It’s the perfect place for a little relaxing, a little creating and a little fun!

Our Spring DIY Retreat is coming up soon at the beautiful Richibucto River Resort

Located right on the Richibucto River, with gorgeous grounds and the cleanest most gorgeous rooms and chalets. We will be staying in the Main Lodge and Chalet.

Our Spring DIY Retreat is coming up soon - join us


Included in your weekend are the following, accommodations for 2 nights in the chalet, and the following:

Friday –  Evening socializing, small DIY project, paint bar, snacks, and bonfire (weather permitting)

Saturday – Breakfast, lunch and $20 gift certificate towards dinner at The Bistro and 2 DIY projects, a rustic wooden tray and sign.

Sunday – Breakfast and 2 DIY projects, painted pillow and a surprise project

welcome signs - make one at Front Porch Mercantile

pallet sign, with choice of welcome, family or love


pillow stencilling is so fun

stencilled pillow fun (lots of designs to choose from)

Projects will be similar to the ones shown with a few surprises announced at the event. We will be using all Canadian Made artisan paints such as Miss Mustard Seed’s Milk Paint, FAT Paint chalk paint and Fusion Mineral Paint.

Let's enjoy a fire during our DIY Retreat

During the weekend we will also be teaching the basics of painting furniture for those interested, including painting up a piece of furniture start to finish over the weekend and a few fun advanced techniques, tips and tricks.

DIY Spring Retreat with Front Porch Mercantile

family sign with jar attached

Paint and Take Mothers Day

painting up some adorable Spring pots


I will be facilitating the entire weekend and I promise you will LOVE the projects we will be doing!

Our Spring DIY Retreat is coming up soon - join us

Located less than an hour from Moncton, it’s the PERFECT retreat location!

The BEST part of this DIY Spring Retreat…’s ONLY 399$

All inclusive, you just bring yourself and your enthusiasm.

You are also welcome to BYOB as there is no licensed bar at the resort, the Bistro IS licensed.



All bookings are to be done through Richibucto River Resort by contacting Sarah at


Why yes…we are offering an early bird discount! Woo hoo

EARLY BIRD DISCOUNT – We are offering an early bird price of 379$ if you book before March 31st. Our last DIY Retreat sold out, so hurry and book this one.

Our Spring DIY Retreat is coming up soon - join us

Our last SOLD OUT Retreat was SO MUCH FUN, I hope you can join us for our Spring Retreat!

our fabulous DIY by the Sea Retreat SOLD OUT and was so fun

Hope to see you there!





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  1. Looks amazing Wendy!! Give me a little more notice next time and I’ll be there will bells on!

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