Join Laura in a fun filled retreat at the beautiful Dan Walt Gardens in Billings Montana. Let the flowers in this beautiful setting add inspiration to your collage quilts!
July 27-29 2021
A Laura Heine collage kit and pattern is required for this retreat. You can purchase these on our web site or stop by this shop when you get to town! If there is one you cannot live without, get it while it is still available! Spend two full days creating your collage with Laura by your side!! Learn her techniques and tips! Learn about color and value and not even realize you are learning it! Work with different scales of fabric and turn them into a one-of-a-kind quilt!
Hotel: A variety of room options are available and a block of rooms set aside at special rates are available. Be sure to ask for the special room rates for "Fiberworks". Contact Hilton Garden Inn at 406-655-8800 to make your room reservations.
Total retreat fee $600.00 with a $200.00 nonrefundable deposit due upon registration. Balance will be due May 1st and is nonrefundable or transferable. Payment in full must be made by May 1st, 2021 or your spot will be rendered open.
July 27th- Plan to arrive at Fiberworks, 3213 Henesta Drive, for appetizers and wine at 6:00pm followed by Laura's show and tell at 7:00. Come a bit early if you want to shop or need additional supplies for class.
July 28th- 9:30-4 Class will be at the Dan Walt Gardens located at 720 Washington Street in Billings. We will begin making your collage quilts! Lunch, dinner and a cash bar will be provided. You can stay and work on your collages through the evening.
July 29th - 9:30-4 Class will be at the Dan Walt Gardens. Continue with your collage quilts. Plan to be finished by 4pm.
Transportation: The Hilton Garden Inn will provide a shuttle to and from the airport. You must make reservations with them if you wish to use their transportation. We cannot guarantee their shuttle to and from class and Fiberworks. Billings has Uber if you want to use that service or renting a car is an option.
You will not need to bring a sewing machine, just the additional supplies (i.e. pattern ease and Steam a Seam 2) on the back of the pattern you choose. Irons, ironing boards, cutting mat and rotary cutters will be available for your use.
ADDITIONAL SUPPLIES TO BRING, OR GET WHEN YOU COME!
Pattern Ease foundation
Karen K Buckley medium Perfect Scissors
Steam a Seam 2
Applique Pressing sheet or Gypsy Fusing Mat 17 x 24
Small rotary cutter, mat and ruler
The deposit and final payment is non-refundable and non-transferable. We will send a notice to the email address you have provided on your order form when the final payment is due (around 60 days prior to the event). There will be no refunds on deposits or final payments, so be sure you want to come.