Camp Stitchalot - Fall 2014
Who: Camp Counselors!
Bari J - Bari J
Vanessa Christenson - V and Co.
And your hostesses from Pink Castle:
Rossie Hutchinson - Fresh Modern Quilts
September 19 - 21, 2014 (Friday-Sunday)
September 18th (Thursday is an optional extra day)
Come and sew with two amazing fabric designers!
There will be plenty of open sewing time (the sewing room never closes) so bring your own projects as well! We’ve had campers finish large quilts and entire summer wardrobes during their free sewing time...just be sure you bring enough projects to keep you going! The optional day on Thursday will not offer any classes, just 24 extra hours of sewing time with some cool new friends! You have to be signed up for the weekend to come to the optional Thursday.
The classes we are offering are NOT required! There is plenty of room at the Hankerd Inn to set up a sewing space or hang out with some hand work and chat with friends. This is your vacation! We all want you to relax and get things done (or not!) There is enough space for everyone in each of the classes so if you do want to take all of them you can, no sign ups needed and no extra charge for the classes. We will be sending you a materials list in plenty of time to get the fabric required for classes.
Bari J will be teaching her Holiday in London duffle bag pattern!
A PDF copy of the bag pattern will be emailed to campers before the weekend of Camp. Please refer to the supply list on the pattern for all of your fabric, notion, interfacing, and hardware needs!
Vanessa Christenson will be teaching her Bloom quilt pattern!
A PDF of this pattern will be emailed to campers as well. As with the bag, please refer to the pattern for requirements regarding fabric and fusible web.
*Campers, please print your PDF patterns and bring them with you to camp! We have no printers available at the Hankerd Inn!*
Please note: camp teachers sew alongside the campers all weekend and are always happy to help with projects or chat about their favorite techniques. The class topics were selected to give campers a variety of techniques and tools, but are not the only topics teachers love to talk about! While we do schedule class sessions, there is plenty of open sewing time for you to work on other things and learn from our teachers.
Feel free to bring books, magazines, and patterns for teachers to sign! We will set aside time for this on Sunday.
10350 Hankerd Road Pleasant Lake, MI 49272
Everyone is sharing a room! Just like camp! If you are coming with a friend and want to share a room with a queen bed, select the Shared Queen Option. In the notes please mention the person you will be sharing with. Rooms with twin beds have 2-4 people in them depending on the room. If you are coming with a friend and would like to share with them please mention them in the notes and we will do our best to accommodate! Anyone who wishes to have a queen bed room all to themselves will just have to purchase 2 Shared Queen tickets and write that in the notes.
Brunch and Dinner are included in these prices! There are kitchens in every house so feel free to bring snacks and extra beverages! Alcohol is allowed (as long as you are over 21!) and we ask that you drink responsibly.
Only 30 spots will be available for Quilt Camp!
*** We will not have sewing machines at camp. If you are traveling from afar and need arrangements please email me. Machine Rentals are available! Please note that tickets are transferrable but nonrefundable. ***
Quilt Camp Schedule
Thursday: (optional extra day) arrive as early as 2:00 pm
Friday: new arrivals should come between 2:00 pm and 5:00 pm; we play a fabric game and then have dinner at around 5:00 pm; the first class is at 6:30 pm on Friday.
Saturday: a mix of open sewing time, classes, and mealtimes. specific timing will be sent out prior to camp.
Sunday: open sewing time; depart by 4:00 pm