Workshop Refund Policy

WORKSHOP DEPOSIT 
A deposit is required in order to secure a spot in this workshop and is due 150 days prior to the start of the workshop. This deposit is nonrefundable however the full deposit may be transferred to a future workshop. 
WORKSHOP BALANCE  
The balance is due on or before 120 days prior to the start of the workshop.
CANCELLATION POLICY 
In the event that Studio 56 must cancel this workshop because of insufficient ticket sales, the full amount including the deposit will be refunded. 
In the event that the participant must cancel, Studio 56 will refund the balance (less deposit and less 3.5% transaction fee) for cancellations more than 120 days prior to start of workshop. There is no refund for cancellations 120 days or less prior to start of workshop. Refunds are not made for services or activities which are not used by the participant due to late arrivals, early departures, or by choice.
TRANSFERRING TICKETS
In the event that a participant wishes to cancel, Studio 56 will transfer the ticket to someone else if the participant is able to find a replacement for themselves. 
TRAVEL INSURANCE 
TRAVEL INSURANCE IS MANDATORY to protect you against loss of deposit and/or final payment; injury, medical expenses, loss of baggage and personal effects etc. Travel insurance is not included in the cost of the Workshop. 
FORCE MAJEUR
Refunds do not apply when your workshop is cancelled as a result of threat of war, civil strife, industrial dispute, terrorist activity, natural disaster, fire or adverse weather conditions or events beyond our control. In most cases, the workshop will be rescheduled to a later date. Please arrange for Travel Insurance. 
INSTRUCTOR ILLNESS
In the unlikely event of the instructor experiencing a last-minute illness or emergency, the instructor will be replaced with another artist of equal skill and the workshop will proceed. There will be no reimbursement/compensation made to participants.