Gather, learn, create and share
Bow Bench Retreat is a place for sewists, quilters and crafters to gather, learn, create and share. No matter if you’re new to the sewing machine or have been sewing for many years, Bow Bench Retreat is a welcoming community to grow your skills, confidence and creativity.
Join us at Bow Bench Retreat, located just south of Carseland, Alberta.
Owned and operated by Nancy Strath
Nancy Strath started Bow Bench Retreat to provide a spot for quilters to connect. Not long after she started quilting, Nancy saw a need for a space where quilters can gather, spread out and create.
As a certified quilting instructor, Nancy shares her passion for quilting to all ages and all skill levels. Her certifications and training include:
- Judy Niemeyer Instructor
- Gem Affiliate with MJ Kinman Textile Artist
- Westalee Quilting with Rulers Instructor
Classes and events throughout the year
Every season is beautiful at Bow Bench Retreat. Have a look at our events calendar or sign up for our newsletter to hear about the next classes and retreats.
Everyone is welcome
Join us at Bow Bench Retreat to relax and create. If you are new to sewing, there is no better place to learn than among a community of friendly and welcoming sewists. If you have been sewing for years, come learn some new techniques and get inspired.