Runaway with us for three days of sewing fun! This is your opportunity to get away from it all and just quilt and sew ‘til you can’t sew anymore! Enjoy the company of other quilters in a relaxing setting. You can choose to stay the night or just runaway for the day.
Whether you finish a UFO, start a new project, make our special mystery quilt project, or just kick back and relax, this will be a great weekend! Drawings, prizes and surprises…demos…SHQC mini store…spacious sewing area…great snacks and meals…good friends and fun!
When: Friday, October 14 to Sunday, October 16, 2011
Check In: 3:00 p.m. Friday Check Out: 10:30 a.m. Sunday
Early Free Sew begins 10 a.m. Friday and Late Free Sew Sunday afternoon until 4 p.m.
Charlie Elliott Conference Center
543 Elliott Trail
(Located 30 miles east of Conyers)
Stay in a spacious hotel style room. No one shares a bed and no one sleeps on the top bunk! All rooms are double occupancy; if you come alone we can arrange a roommate. You will be sure to have many new friends before the retreat is over. Smoke free rooms; smoking is permitted in designated areas outside the buildings. No pets or alcohol permitted.
Retreat Fees are $250 Per Person for the full weekend, or $175.00 Per Person for Day Retreat with no overnight accommodations.
This fee includes:
- Three days of unlimited sewing and two nights lodging
- Six meals, snacks and “Death by Chocolate” Extravaganza
- One beautiful finished quilt will be given away along with other prizes
- Block Challenge (fabric and guidelines will be mailed to all participants)
- Demos, instruction and special mystery quilt pattern
- Lots of fun and lots of friends – PRICELESS!
Traditional style buffet meals included:
Saturday (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
Sunday (Breakfast & Lunch)
Plus snacks and beverages (including our “Death by Chocolate” Extravaganza!)
A fabric kit for the Mystery Quilt project will be available for purchase through SHQC or you may bring fabric from your stash. Fabric requirements will be provided at a later date.
Kit price is $45.00 plus 7% sales tax (for GA residents only.) There are two color choices to select from and some of the fabric will be precut for you. When you register for the retreat, please choose one of these fabric kits:
Fabulous Fall or Christmas Splendor
Kits must be ordered and purchased by September 15. We will have extra kits available if you wish to purchase a second (third or fourth) one! Final kit selections must be made by September 15.
REGISTER TODAY! SPACE IS LIMITED…
$100 deposit is due at registration.
Balance is due by September 1, 2011.
Refund Policy: No refunds after September 1 unless we can find someone to take your place. If you find yourself unable to attend, feel free to find a replacement for your reservation. (Sometimes we have a waiting list, so please let us know.)
Sponsored by Sweet Home Quilt Co.
1004 Green St. SW Conyers, GA 30012