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Embellishment Retreat

Make it fancy at our 2019 in-store retreat.

DAY ONE Thursday Sept. 26
Noon to 6pm - Silk Velvet Strawberry Emery: Check in and get acquainted with Victorian hand stitching by creating a Silk Velvet Strawberry Emery. Kit and emery $17.25. Stay for late stitching, if desired.

DAY TWO Friday Sept. 27
9:30am - 5pm: Embellishing Beyond the Norm: Start by piecing a crazy quilt block from QF silks, then learn to use unusual embroidery stitches, from stumpwork to artful ways with ribbon. Silk Block Kit & Class Embroidery Kit $25. Bring your sewing machine or borrow the class machine. HAND OPTION: You can fold, tuck, pin and hand stitch your crazy quilt block. Yes, they were done that way (and you do not have to haul your machine). Lunch included.

Friday 8pm - Evening Trunk Show: Lecture with Cindy & her antique crazy quilts & some decadent snacks & beverages.

DAY THREE Saturday Sept. 28
10am to 5pm Continue embellishing the Crazy Quilt block with dimensional flowers featuring the Stumpwork Pansy and other 3D flowers. Kit $12. Lunch included. Stay for late stitching, if desired.

DAY FOUR Sunday Sept. 29
10am to 4pm Make a Tassel Doll dripping with embellishments. Kit $20. Lunch included.


All sessions are at Quilter's Fancy, 225 S. High St., Cortland, OH 44410.

  • Attend all four days and the Friday evening Lecture -- $140.
  • If you can’t stay for the whole weekend, attend as many or as few classes as you like. Single sessions are $40 each.
  • Friday Lecture only: $10

To sign up or to get more information, call Quilter’s Fancy 330-637-3106.