New for 2013 I am offering quilt retreats. Retreats will be full board from 4.30 pm Friday tea time to 4.30 pm Sunday tea time teaching hours are 10 am to 4 pm Saturday and Sunday with a talk on the Friday evening which will last roughly an hour at High Trenhouse, Malham. click on the link to have a nosey at the venue you wont be disappointed! I have also asked each teacher if they would provide a one day class on the Friday 10 am to 4 pm which means that if you are coming to a retreat you have the option of tagging this extra day on to it.
If you fancy coming on a retreat e mail firstname.lastname@example.org or ring me 01729 824708 to check availability. If there are places available, print off the Retreat Booking Information by clicking on the link (the coloured writing.) This contains all the info, booking form and what will become the basis of your receipt. (I try not to make things complicated so don’t get stressed about it, if you get stuck ring me for help!) You will receive 10% off all purchases you make at our retreats and classes, have a look on the website to see what we have got quiltingantics.co.uk
Ferret, the celebrated free machine quilter is now confirmed for Friday 15th to Sunday 17th November 2013. There will be a day class on the Friday followed by the retreat beginning Friday 4.30 pm to Sunday 4.30pm. Have a look at her portfolio (but please don’t let the high standard of her work put you off.) The retreat costs £287. on a full board basis. Prices do not include materials. If you would like to come to a one day class with Ferret 10 am to 4 pm on Friday 15th November the price will be £50 including lunch but not including materials.
Sheena Norquay Esteemed machine quilter and inspirational fabric artist will be with us from Friday 28th March to Sunday 30th March 2014. As with all our retreats there will be a one day class 10 am to 4 pm on the Friday costing £50 which includes lunch but not materials and then the retreat starting at 4.30 pm Friday and running until 4.30 pm on the Sunday which will cost £287. full board but not including materials. As soon as I receive the subject details I will post the details here.
Paula Doyle Of Mini Mossaic fame will be with us from Friday 25th April to Sunday 27th April 2014. There will be a day class on the Friday which will cost £50. including lunch followed by the retreat beginning Friday 4.30 pm to Sunday 4.30pm the retreat will cost £287 full board . Prices do not include materials.
Susan Briscoe the noted Sashiko expert is confirmed for Friday 30th May to Sun 1st June 2014. Again a one day class on the Friday followed by a retreat 4.30 pm Friday to 4.30 pm Sunday. The price is the same as the other retreats £50 for the day class and £287. for the retreat a £50 non-returnable deposit secures your place.
Anja Townrow has agreed to do a retreat for us from 4.30 pm on Friday 2nd May to Sunday 4th May 2014. The full board cost will be £287. Anja is also going to do a one day workshop on the Friday which will cost £50 including lunch. These prices do not include materials. We have not set the project as yet but if you know Anja’s work you know that it will be good! Click on her name above and you will get through to her website where you can have a look at her wonderful work.
Pat Archibald will be teaching a retreat with us from 4.30 pm Friday 17th October 2014 to 4.30 pm on Sunday 19th October, the topic will be Japanese inspirations. Japanese art is renowned for its classic simplicity and purity of form. Pat has made many pieces inspired by Japanese style and often uses the stylised family crest symbols in her work either as quilted, appliquéd or even painted and foiled designs. On the course choose one or more family crest symbols to transfer easily onto fabric using oil paint sticks and then quilt, add surface embellishment and stitchery. There will also be a Friday evening lecture on ‘Aspects of India’. The retreat costs £287. on a full board basis. Prices do not include materials.
Pat will also be teaching a day class on the Friday from 10 am to 4 pm the subject of which is still to be decided. price £50 including lunch