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Session 4 – Masterclass full day workshopRetreat-called-home-bedroom-design-session4-lswc-Ottawa

Lucky you…

Presented by: Mardi Skuce and Susan Stephen

We’ve created a series of Four Enlightened Sessions “mini workshops” to tantalize your taste buds for design, home interiors, retreats, fun, food, furnishings, fashion and freebies with lots of colour and style. We hope you will enjoy todays full day workshop and leave with a feeling of rejuvenation in both your home and body. Are you ready to finally create your very own Retreat Called Home?

Learn we are going to hold your hands and help you create the blueprint for a special serene room or area in your home. You will benefit from our years of experience as we help you with colour selections, furnishings, lighting, accessories and accents all geared to your personal style or theme.

We provide a professionally prepared Retreat Kit: Please pick up this pre-workshop kit – before this day starts.

Your HOME work to complete and bring to this workshop.

Contains the tools and tips you need to enjoy this day fully ready and inspired to create.








  • Style file, with images that float your boat, lift you up, inspire you, some of your favourite colours and some of your favourite experiences.
  • Tape measure, grid paper, step by step instructions & tips so you can physically measure and draw your new space.
  • A brief description of your home and family (how many people, ages, hobbies, activities)

Takeaways: You are going to have: YOUR VERY FIRST ROOM DONE IN YOUR RETREAT CALLED HOME including…

*develop a theme for the area

*a complete floor plan of your new space, room. Retreat-called-home-masterclass-floor-plan-session4-lswc-Ottawa


* the furniture placement, accessories, lighting, art, potential furniture pieces/placement

*complete colour scheme, pick colours-paint, fabric, accessories

Gifts: lots of freebies, mindful goodies, to leave today ready to create your design on your own.

Lunch included! Organic Retreat themed lunch, delicious nutritious snacks & light refreshments will be provided.

You will feel inspired to create your very own Retreat called home…

Session 4 – Masterclass Participation Fee: $375.00 (early bird) $450 after Aug. 15, 19

Registration required Call 613-836-7901 or email: Susan@livingscience.ca

Saturday August 24 MASTERCLASS RETREAT Called Home, Limited to 10 participants 9am-4pm,

Location: Living Science Wellness Centre, 59 Iber Road, Unit 25, Stittsville, ON., K2S 1E7.

A tidbit about us…


Mardi Skuce works professionally in various aspects of the field of Interior Design and has since 1985. She has worked in Corporate, Hi-tech, Retail and Residential design.

She worked with Susan and Bruce developing the concepts for the Living Science Wellness Centre. Specifically space utilization, planning concepts and colour. 

She loves gardening, watercolour and oil painting, fixing up her old house and anything to do with Tarot or Oracle cards.


Susan Stephen worked with Interior designers and met Mardi at RD VanLeeuwen Boomkamp Ltd & Zip International where they collaborated on several design projects. A few years later they would work together again in the Ikea Business & Ikea Kitchen design studios, merchandising, home furnishing, accents, accessories displays. Susan’s design skill extended to graphic and fashion apparel at 35 College and University bookstores across Canada and the US.

Susan’s passion for furniture and colour along with accessories, fun and food is visible in the Living Science Wellness Centre.  As an energy medicine practitioner she uses Vibrational Sound Therapy with tuning forks to balance the body, mind and spirit. And creates mouthwatering eye appealing, colourful “Sulutions” healthy prepared meals to go for all dietary requirements in consultation with her husband Nutritionist Bruce Bonner.