Monday, November 17, 2014

My Quilt Retreat of the North

Up in the spectacularly beautiful Hood Canal west of Seattle is the St Andrew's Retreat Center. When my partner in this retreat project, Patricia Belyea, found it and described it to me I thought it would be perfect for my concept: beautiful location, excellent hospitality, fantastic food, facility only large enough for the twenty people I hoped would sign up. It was. This was the second year of the retreat, and it has turned out to be one of the best things I have ever done. Participants ranged in age, background and technical abilities, the weather cooperated, people made work in a completely individual style, even when they followed my precise instructions. Next year there will be two sessions to accommodate all the people who want to sign up. 



  1. Looks like everyone had a wonderful success. You are a great teacher Joe C.

  2. WOW! Just WOW!!! I bet everyone had a great time! ♥

  3. If I find this game early day,my mom will be crazy. skills and equipment is amazing, before going to sleep I will miss my computer, i think my mom have to call me to dinner every day.A lot of player hot online.A FIFA coins online purchase is helpful to players.

    fastfifa16 and FIFA 16 Coins

  4. Mmm.. good to be here in your article or post, whatever, I think I should also work hard for my own website like I see some good and updated working in your site. cotton yarn

  5. As such, the rolex watches store is capable of displaying only up to replica watches sale out of the ordinary for high precision mechanical rolex watches stores. The way the replica watches is of course absolutely ingenious the only caveat is that pretty much all its parts are hidden on the dial side. The one in the lower right of the replica watches uk clearly ends in the escapement wheel and then in the hublot replica sale wheel and so is the gear train of the main timekeeping function. The gear train in the opposite direction of the balance wheel, barely visible off to the lower left, is the one that drives the watches store counter of the rolex watches store. As in rolex replica sale is linked to the escapement wheel through a clever combination of vertical and horizontal clutches. An extensive wheel train that replica watches sale around the centrally mounted mainspring barrel.