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Carpenter's Apprentice photo


 “Quilting in Vermont”

with Kathie Beltz


The Strong House Inn

Vergennes, Vermont


March 24-26, 2023


Join us in lovely Vergennes, Vermont for a weekend of sewing, chocolate, pampering, and fun!

Spend the weekend creating this beautiful Carpenter’s Star quilt using Beth Helfter’s Accordion-Sewn Half Square Triangle technique. Bust into your scrap pile, pull out two different colorways, and add a background. This quilt comes together quickly with the accordion technique, and you’ll become addicted.

Project size: 40″ x 40″; Skill Level: Confident Beginner

The Tucker Trimmer 1 tool is required for this project, and is available from the instructor in class.

This quilt retreat at the fabulous Strong House Inn includes use of the specifically-designed quilting room with cutting stations, ironing stations, excellent natural light, and extra lighting for those marathon night sewing sessions. The rates of $465 ppdo/$580 so include 2 nights lodging, 2 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 casual dinners, and an afternoon tea to break up your long sewing day.

Reservations are required in advance, with a $150 deposit to guarantee your space.  Make sure to review the cancellation policy here, then make your reservation here.

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