270-941-0400
5165 Old Mill Road. (S.R.1638)
Brandenburg, Kentucky 40108
"The Art of A Good Time"

Friday, October 27 - Sunday, October 29, 2017

QUILTING WITH TEMPLATE TOOLS
Sit & Sewing available

Otter Creek Retreat will be hosting “How to Use Template Tools for Quilting Retreat” and is open to the public. This retreat is for those wanting to learn how to use templates for quilting on your home sewing machine. During this weekend, students will have hands on experiences creating designs using several of the Home Machine Quilting Tools by Quilter's Rule. Each student will need to purchase the set of templates used in the class. Linda is offering a 22% discount on the purchase price of the set. Each student must know basic sewing and must bring a machine in good working condition. You MUST have a round free motion foot on your machine.   Prior to the class, you will need to know how to drop your feet dogs.
In this class, Linda Cronwell, our instructor, will cover How-Tos of Using Templates. She will have examples of the different designs achieved by each template. You will learn how to enhance
your borders, blocks, corners, and create embellishments to your quilts.

SUPPLY LIST
6 each 16x16 muslin quilting sandwiches, basted (not pinned)
100% cotton thread in contrasting color
Basted table runner or small table topper ready for quilting
Appropriate thread for quilting your table runner or table topper

OTHER BASIC SEWING SUPPLIES
small scissors
seam ripper
extra machine needles
24” strip cutting ruler
6” ruler or tape measure
Contrasting marking pen or pencil (no chalk)
Sewing gloves

FIRST TIME STUDENT
Template Kit A includes: Squiggle HMQT-SQ01, Mini Straight Line HMQT-MSLT, Nautilus Feather HMQT-NFT, Pointed Leaf/Oval HMQT-L01
This kit is for first time students.  Kit Fee $57.65

SECOND TIME STUDENT
Template Kit B includes: Rope Tool TMQT-RT1, Inside Circles  HMQT-NMC04, Daisy
HMQT-SM07, Heart HMQT-H0102 (This kit is for students that have complete Kit A)   Kit Fee $79.46
KIT OPTION:  IF YOU ALREADY HAVE ANY OF THE TEMPLATES LISTED, YOU WILL BE ABLE TO PURCHASE TEMPLATES INDIVIDUALLY AT A 22% DISCOUNT PRIOR TO CLASS.  PLEASE CALL TO PRE-ORDER.

THIRD TIME STUDENT
Bring previous template tools purchase. This is an opportunity to continue working on a project or learn a new tool template.   Templates must be pre-order two (2) weeks prior to class.  Please call Pauline at 270-941-0400.

SIT & SEW TIME
If you are not interested in taking a class, you may come to sit and sew to work on a project.  Overnight or day(s).  Sitting fee of $40 will be charged for Friday to Sunday.  Please call for shorter time to sit & sew.  270-941-0400 

RETREAT FEES:
Overnight Student $100 (includes Sitting Fee)
Instructor Fee $60
Add Kit Fee

OR

Daily Student  (no overnight stay)
Sitting Fee $40 

Instructor Fee $60
Add Kit Fee

SCHEDULE SUBJECT TO CHANGE
Friday, October 27, 2017                      
Noon                      Check-In                                
1 pm - 6 pm          Class Begins
6:30 pm                 Dinner on your own*            

Saturday, October 28, 2017
8 am                      Continental Breakfast overnight guest
8:30 am                 Check-in for day guest
9 am                      Class Begins
1 pm                      Lunch
2:00 – 6 pm           Class continues
6:30 pm                 Dinner on your own *
7:00 pm                 Free time for sewing
9 pm                      Day time students leave

Sunday, October 29, 2017
8 am                              Continental Breakfast overnight guest
8:30 – noon                Sewing
noon                             Good-byes, Farewells

For dinner, all students are invited to go out to dinner.  Payment will be your responsibility.  Overnight guest are welcome to bring and prepare their own food for any meals.  The kitchen is fully equipped.
Coffee, tea, and juice  will be provided for meals.
No snacks will be provided.
Each participant is asked to bring their own snacks.

Instructor 
Linda Cronwell