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Raystown Retreat 2023!

The spring retreat is scheduled for April 13 (or 14) to 16, 2023. It's always so much fun! And has much delicious food!

The schedule and projects are listed below. Work on our suggested projects (in mini-classes), and/or bring your own work. To sign up, please give us a call at 814-238-4151, or stop by. (We need to get information about when you're coming and whether you're coming with someone, so we can't do online signups.) 

Retreat schedule


Arrive anytime after 10:00 a.m. Lunch, an afternoon snack, and dinner will be provided. Crafting on your own until 9:00 p.m.!


Breakfast will be at 8:00 a.m. for the Thursday group.

If you're arriving Friday, you may arrive anytime after 9:00 a.m. 

11:00 a.m. Mystery table runner and mystery cowl clues begin

12:00 p.m. Lunch

1:00-2:00 Brioche knitting (beginning through advanced--custom tailored to what you want to learn)

3:00 Crazy Quilt piecing (lecture and demo)

4:30 Creative Grids hexagon ruler demo (cutting with the ruler and how to do the machine sewing to put the pieces together)

8:00 Breakfast

9:00-10:00 Crazy quilt--now that you have the quilt top, we'll play with the embroidery part together as a group!

10:30-12:00 Harmonic Convergence quilt

12:00 Lunch

1:00-2:00 Needlefelting landcape or modern art (a project for all crafters!)

3:00-5:00 Helix knitted hat (careful: it's addicting)

6:00 Dinner

Brunch will be served at 10:30 a.m. 
Show and tell after brunch.
Crafting on your own until 4:00 p.m.

A $100 nonrefundable deposit holds your place. Final payment is due two weeks before the retreat begins.

Friday through Sunday: Single is $675, double is $600/person.
Thursday through Sunday: Single is $900, double is $875/person.

Pricing includes the hotel rooms, all meals, and all classes. (Supplies for the classes are not included.) 

Full payment is due on March 31. This payment is nonrefundable. You may want to purchase trip insurance from a site such as 

We all look forward to seeing you there! 


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