Space Available for the 2012 Alaska Clayditarod Event

ClayditarodWe're happy to announce the opening of a few more seats on the Clayditarod Cruise, but these won't last long! Prices shown on the details page are subject to change. If you are interested in coming on the cruise please email me Lisa Lambright at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to request a registration form.

Get ready for the big one! Metal and polymer clays combine for the mother of all mixed media cruises. Join top name experts for a week to breathtaking Alaska! Cruise for a full week at prices starting as low as $190.00 per day, All-Inclusive* for students (and $140 for nonstudents). This event will feature 5 metal clay and polymer clay classes with free demo sessions, loads of goodies, products, surprises and giveaways! In addition to your classes, there will be plenty of time to take advantage of optional excursions and visit amazing Alaska!

A fully refundable** deposit is required (for each individual passenger) for both cruise fare. A deposit of $350.00 per person (students and non-students), along with a $350 class fee for anyone wishing to take part in the workshops, must be paid in advance to lock in rates, prices subject to change any time. Students must also pay for classes in advance (a deposit and payment option is available for both).

The cruise will depart Seattle, Washington, on Tuesday, August 14, 2012. We recommend that you arrive in Seattle, WA on August 13, 2012. We will return to Seattle on Tuesday, August 21, 2012.

Sailing Intinerary:

  • Tuesday, August 14, 2012 Seattle, Washington
  • Wednesdsay, August 15, 2012 Cruising
  • Thursday, August 16, 2012 Cruise Tracy Arm Fjord
  • Friday, August 17, 2012 Skagway, Alaska
  • Saturday, August 18, 2012 Juneau, Alaska
  • Sunday, August 19, 2012 Ketchikan, Alaska
  • Monday, August 20, 2012 Victoria BC Canada
  • Tuesday, August 21, 2012 Seattle, Washington

Instructors (click on the links to visit their sites):

*Rate is per-person, based on number of people per cabin, and includes the cost of your stateroom, taxes and port fees, mandatory gratuities, food, dining and room service costs. Alcohol and soft-drinks are not included. Travel Protection is also not included in this rate. Carnival Spirit reserves the right to re-instate the fuel supplement for all guests at up to $9 per person per day if the NYMEX oil price exceeds $70 per barrel.

Travel to and from port, recommended/optional prior-night's hotel stay, shipboard purchases, spa services, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, and excursions not included.

Students must also supply their own clay dedicated pasta machine, small, smooth ceramic tile to work on, and 1 or 2 large "C" clamps.

** Both the $350 required deposit and $350 class fee are fully refundable through May 1st.

Terms and details apply. Our travel agency can provide this information. Prices are subject to change without notice. Price are not guaranteed until your registration is complete. Pricing listed below is for double occupancy, single, and additional 3rd and 4th passengers sharing cabins.

DOUBLE OCCUPANY RATES (Does not include class fee) Prices are subject to change based on availability. Pricing below is per person based on a double occupancy.

Inside Cabin category 4C based on 2 passengers:

Cruise $ 995.00

Taxes 155.65

Prepaid Gratuities 80.50

Total $1,231.15 per person

Insurance 109.00 optional

All Ocean View Cabins are SOLD OUT!

Balcony Cabin category 8E based on 2 passengers in the cabin is:

Cruise $1,660.00

Taxes 155.65

Prepaid Gratuities 80.50

Total $1,666.38 per person

Insurance 149.00 optional

These are the best rates available based on a new cruiser. As a past cruiser you may be eligible for bonus savings.

All bookings for this event must be made directly through our group booking number. Anyone making independent bookings for this sailing will not be able to register for the class package. Please note that published prices on the Carnival and other travel sites do not include, fees, taxes and gratuities. We have included all of that in our prices above. Prices are subject to change without notice until you have confirmed your registration.

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