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Fall Sewing Retreat

Friday October 17 to Sunday October 19 2020

It’s a party! A giant sewing party! A chance to celebrate and learn new techniques while in the company of others who have a passion for sewing or want to get one! We will have mini workshops, big workshops, chance to work on your own challenges (sewing related, can’t help you with other stuff), guest speakers, special gifts and door prizes and of course lots of food


Agenda:

Friday: 

1:00-4:00: Sewing on your own projects

4:00-4:30:Introductions

4:30-5:30: Guest speaker

5:30-6:30: Dinner

6:30-8:30: Sewing a retreat seat with  plastic pockets

8:30-9:30: Sewing Bingo for prizes

Go somewhere to sleep: home? Car?


Saturday

8:00-9:00: Buffet breakfast with speaker

9:00-12:00:Carpet Bag Creation with frame

12:00: Lunch

1:00-3:00: Mini workshops (pick of choice) Hand embroidery, machine embroidery, or paper piecing

3:00-3:30: SNACK

3:30-5:30: Retreat Slippers with non-slip bottom

5:30-6:30-Dinner

6:30-8:00: free sewing time

8:00-10:00: Strip Poker (bring along at least 20 strips of cotton fabric- 2 ½”x WOF)

Go Sleep again


Sunday:

8:00-8:30: Breakfast Buffet

8:30-9:30: Use those feet and learn the amazing things they can do

9:30-11:00: Workshops to choose from jelly roll rug, hand embroidery,  paper piecing 

11:00-12:30:  Tell your story in applique-tips, techniques

12:00-12:30: Light lunch

1:00-3:00: Free Sewing time to catch up and finish something

3:00-4:00: It’s a wrap! Door prizes, award ceremony, and of course eat up the rest of the food


COST: $325.00 plus HST and  includes supplies for projects and food  

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