Special Event Opening

Pieceful Stitches Retreat
211 S 1st Street, LaPorte, Texas 77571
Special Event Opening

February 12-15, 2015

Join us as we celebrate the opening of Pieceful Stitches retreat center in LaPorte, Texas.

Our special guest instructors will be our own Paula Barnes of Red Crinoline Quilts http://www.redcrinolinequilts.com and Gloria Parsons from Jacksonville, Florida, owner of Olde Green Cupboard http://www.oldegreencupboard.com.

Three class projects – Paula Barnes – Pieced miniature quilt on Thursday
Gloria Parsons – Basket wool pin cushion on Friday
Gloria Parsons – Armchair cozy on Saturday

this is one of the things we will be making in February!

Paula Barnes will be teaching us this project

airchair cozy

airchair cozy

a closer view

a closer view

matching pin cushion basket

matching pin cushion basket

There will be time Friday afternoon for a field trip to The Painted Pony and then dinner at a local seafood restaurant. Or…if you choose to skip the field trip you can use this time to work on your projects, dinner is on your own either way.

Feel free to bring snacks and soda. A breakfast bar will be provided each morning along with daily coffee, iced tea and water.

Every evening and Sunday will be a “free sew time”. Extra projects will be available for purchase. Please let us know if you want to purchase extra class kits to make for gifts. You are also encouraged to bring your own projects to work on during “free sew time”.

Check-in is at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday – giving you sufficient time to get settled and set up before Paula begins her class at 1:00 p.m. sharp! (Lunch is on your own)

Retreat fee is $375 and will include 7 meals, 3 classes, 2 wool kits, 1 pieced sewing kit and 3 nights lodging. (Meals provided: Thursday dinner, Friday breakfast and lunch, Saturday breakfast, lunch and dinner, and Sunday breakfast).

Deposit of $175 will secure your reservation with the balance of $200 due by January 15, 2015. Deposit is non-refundable after January 2, 2015.

The registration form is on the website under class/register.

For further information you can call Ronda at 713-828-9800 or email ronda926@comcast.net.

Check-out is at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday.

About ronda926

I enjoy piecing quilts and getting to know people, as well as sharing the information I have on sewing. I love the sense of accomplishment once I'm finished.
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2 Responses to Special Event Opening

  1. Starla says:

    Oh Girlie! Sounds like a great weekend. So wish I could come for your inaugural retreat! Gloria and Paula will make sure everyone has a great time! Missing a road trip, dang it! 🙂

  2. ronda926 says:

    Reblogged this on and sew it began and commented:

    Just a little reminder about our opening event. We still have spots open and with the new year it would be great to have 3 finished projects under your belt! contact me! This is great for beginners to experienced!

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