The latest from Bow Bench Retreat
Every year brings something new to Bow Bench Retreat. We are always excited to meet new instructors, try new patterns and host retreats for sewists of all skill levels.
Here are the highlights of what we have done and what we are looking forward to!
Happy New Year everyone! 2019 is going to be an amazing year!! I’m looking forward to spending time with all of you, cultivating your creative pursuits. Bow Bench Retreat has a new website - the new website is going to help me stay organized and it is much easier to...read more
I can’t believe summer is nearing an end, although I am very excited about what fall has in store, there are some fun things happening at Bow Bench Retreat. Shooting Stars Block of the Month Program Starting September 20th, I am offering a Block of the Month Program,...read more
Hello! I thought I should send you all an update on whats happening at Bow Bench Retreat, we’ve had a very busy winter and spring, with classes and retreats. Our Retreat at Stoney Nakoda Resort and Casino was so much fun we booked another one next April. Below is a...read more
Hello everyone, I want to give everyone a big pat on the back for your contributions to “Quilts for Fort McMurray”, it’s wonderful how many of you came out and sewed, ironed, cut, donated fabric, donated long arm quilting, sewed on bindings, and donated completed...read more
Happy New Year to everyone!! 2015 was a very exciting and busy year for me, as you know I earned my teaching Certification with Judy Niemeyer in May and taught a lot of classes during the summer and fall. Over the Christmas break I’ve been busy trying to complete...read more
It’s been a very busy summer, I can’t believe its the middle of August already!! I want to Thank everyone who came out for the Trunk Show in June, its too bad that Mother Nature didn’t cooperate but over 140 of you still came to see all the amazing quilts despite the...read more
I am very excited to head off to Kalispell to the Quiltworx training facility to complete the last step in my Certification process. While I am there I will be completing my sample technique of the month quilts, Glacier Star, Mariner’s Compass, and Paradise in Bloom....read more
I have started an excited journey to become a certified instructor with Judy Niemeyer and her company Quiltworx. I spent 6 days at the Quiltworx training facility in August, in classes taught by Judy learning her techniques, sewing samples and understanding the basics...read more
We hosted another amazing Judy Niemeyer workshop in August, the ladies worked hard, enjoyed some delicious meals prepared by Janelle, and learned new techniques and skills from Certified Instructor Maureen Wood!read more