August (Antique Festival) Retreat


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July 29 – Aug 2 ( Shipshewana Antique Festival )

  • The room will be set up for 1 quilter per 6-foot table. The retreat is limited to 60 people.
  • Sew whenever you want day or night from Wednesday at 11 am until Sunday at 7 pm!
  • There is nice overhead lighting but you might want to bring an Ott Light.
  • There will be at least four ironing stations with full-size steam irons.
  • At least two cutting stations with mats and rotary cutters We’ll have extra blades if we need to change them.
  • We have rulers and we’ll bring a few extras from home. If you need a special ruler for a project, please bring it with you.
  • A Table for Snacks. You can bring snacks to share for the snack table. We all get hungry late at night. We’ll have paper plates, napkins, silverware, etc.
  • A Sale Table. You can bring quilt-related items to sell. Clean out some older things from your stash and shop for new while you’re there!
  • Door prizes, games and more
  • Coffee, tea, and water will be available in the sewing room.
  • If you need an iron by your sewing machine it must be one of the small travel or mini irons. We can’t use full-size irons at individual table
  • The retreat web site has a  packing checklist to help you remember everything.