QuiltAway

Long a guild tradition, QuiltAway is a retreat featuring workshops, open-studio time, Community Outreach projects and lots of time for guild members to get better acquainted. It typically runs Thursday evening through Sunday morning, sometimes with an extra day. The guild pays instructional fees; students pay room and board.

Save the Date: June 24–28, 2020

Same great place—Walker Creek—with tasty meals, comfy lodging and lots of time for socializing. You’ll have the option of early arrival on June 24th for an extra day of sewing, relaxation and outdoor fun, followed by a choice among 8 workshops and/or Open Studio time. Here’s an overview of our fabulous instructors:

Silk & Salvage quilters Sue Fox and Julia McLeod teach Pointy Parts on Friday and Curves and Gentle Transitions on Saturday, as well as involving participants in making “art parts” for the guild’s 2021 opportunity quilt.

Material Girlfriends, aka twin sisters Lisa Norton and Lora Zmak, present Confetti Hunter Star on Friday and Open Options on Saturday.

Joy-Lily offers the same one-day Indigo Shibori Dyeing workshop on both Friday and Saturday, with both newcomers and repeat participants welcome on the second day.

Colleen Granger teaches Rings of Change on Friday and Magic Mountains on Saturday.

Facts & Figures

  • Optional Early Arrival: Come on Wednesday June 24th for an extra day of sewing, relaxation and outdoor fun

  • Friday’s Line-Up: Click here for workshops on June 26th

  • Saturday’s Line-Up: Click here for workshops on June 27th

  • Economy Room: Shared by 5 people, $350 for three nights, $465 for four nights

  • Semi-Private Room: Shared by 4 people, $475 for three nights, $635 for four nights

  • Private Room: Single occupant, $620 for three nights, $825 for four nights

  • Meals: Breakfasts, lunches and dinners included in fees

  • Payment: A deposit of $200 is due with your registration form. The balance is due March 1, 2020

  • Registration Form: Available at the September meeting, or download it here. Forms will be accepted at the October meeting, in an envelope with your check. You can also mail your form, postmarked no earlier than October 14th.

  • Questions: Contact Jeanne Matysiak via phone or email in the Membership Directory