Events at the Inn

Join us at Salvaged Souls: Enshrined Finds, where lost treasures find a new home, as we celebrate the beauty of repurposed art. Weekend retreat by Chris Knickerbocker

October 27-October 29, 2023

Join us for an exciting in person event at the Belva Lockwood Inn in beautiful Owego, NY, USA. Get ready to immerse yourself in a world of enigmatic treasures and captivating stories. Salvaged Souls: Enshrined Finds will showcase a remarkable collection of artifacts that have been carefully salvaged and preserved. We will each build a shrine- an homage to a person, place, time or thing. Your personal shine can be serious, funny, scary, sweet or a bit of each. Each shrine will have its own story to tell that will be encased in a book to accompany your shrine on its journey.

Class size: 15

Level: Novice and above

Tuition: $350

Student Suppy List:

Each participant is encouraged to bring a box that will become your shrine and anything else you may want to include. For example, photos, mementos, game pieces, hardware, and/or doll parts.

Traveling light? We have an optional Shrine Kit for purchase at check out for an additional $45. Your kit will include a shrine (box), some found objects including ephemera and vintage hardware from Chris’ studio.

You can also supplement your shrine with prepackaged finds for $10.


Host Your Private Event

Whether you want to host an intimate wedding, gather your colleagues for an inspiring and productive retreat, or bring together friends and family, reserving our Inn is the best way to experience Owego.

Our venue can accommodate 50 guests. The possibilities are endless for a memorable gathering of your own.

Let’s discuss your vision for your private event! We will assist with all of your planning, coordination and catering needs.

Contact us for pricing and availability.

Imagine Your Event

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Words cannot express how beautiful and special you made my daughter’s bridal shower. Even before the guests arrived, I could tell that our event was going to be tremendous! You took my decor pieces and displayed them perfectly, adding touches that made them beautiful and festive. Your attention to detail made the already gorgeous setting feel warm and inviting. Every guest that entered had a look of awe on their faces! You made every guest feel welcome and special.

Mary S.

Mother of the Bride, August 2022