2018 – 2019

Creativity for Women: Alumni

May 19 – 24, 2019. Pacific Grove, California.

Instructors: Eileen Rafferty & Elizabeth Stone.

Welcome to our fifth Alumni Creativity for Women workshop. We will be gathering on the beautiful California Coast on the Monterey Peninsula. Referred to as the ‘Refuge by the Sea’ this area offers some of the best of California –  vineyards, Carmel’s historical and vibrant arts community,  the breathtaking Big Sur coastline & seaside restaurants serving local fare.

Cost for Workshop: $1595


Creativity for Women

WINTER. February 1 – 6, 2019  Seeley Lake, Montana

Instructors: Eileen Rafferty and Elizabeth Stone.

In this workshop exclusively for women we focus on opening the pathways to creativity in our lives. Set in a beautiful winter wonderland, this retreat allows you to step away from your daily life to enjoy time and space to nurture your creative self and visualize this pathway for yourself in the future.

Cost for Workshop: $1595



June 8 – 10, 2019. Missoula, Montana.

September 13 – 15. 2019. Missoula, Montana.

Instructor: Eileen Rafferty 

Join me for a weekend of exploring creative ways to print and present your photographs. There are so many methods and materials we can use to craft a unique print. Each weekend we’ll explore a different set of alternative printing methods, each using traditional art materials combined with inkjet printers.

Cost for Workshop: $850


NEW LOCATION! Seeing in Black and White

November 4 – 9, 2018. Half Moon Bay, California.

Instructors: Eileen Rafferty and Elizabeth Stone.

Black and white photography still inspires and fascinates in the colorful world we live in today. This workshop is an in depth exploration of the fascinating world of black and white photography. We begin by gaining inspiration from innovative figures in photographic history and exploring ways to visualize our color world through black and white eyes.

Cost for Workshop: $1595




Please join me at a class or seminar as I lecture about my favorite topics.


Nature Visions Photo Expo

November 3-5, 2017. Hylton Performing Arts Center. George Mason University. Manassas, VA

‘Critiquing Photographs’
‘Ritual + Curiosity: Keys to Creativity’
‘History Repeats Itself: Tracing Contemporary Trends in Photography with Historical Beginnings’

Portfolio Reviews both days.

Info here


Cuyahoga Valley Photographic Society

November 10 – 12, 2017Cuyahoga National Park, OH

Expand Your Vision: Black & White Photography

Info here


MOLLI – Lifelong Learning Institute

January 19 – February 23, 2018. University of Montana. Missoula, MT.

‘Innovative Women from Photographic History’

Info here



March 21, 2017. New York, NY.

‘The Creative Muse’
‘Learning the Language of a Photograph Through Critique’

Info here




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