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Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada

September 2019

Judy Sew Day – September 18

September 18 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 9 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Dinner Plate Dahlia Workshop – September 19

September 19 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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Join Certified Instructor Nancy Strath as she teaches this pattern in  a slower pace, 6 workshops over 4 months.  Every class you will start a new booklet learning new techniques every class., and as you complete them you will  join to the next unit, with the goal of putting at least one section together over the program. Workshop dates:  Thursday August 29, 2019  10:00am – 5:00 pm    Booklet 2 (Booklet 1 is introduction and general information) Thursday September 19,…

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Birthstone Class – September – Sapphire

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25 – $29

Create our own sparkling gem using the same techniques that artist and designer JM KInman has used to create her giant gem quilts for over 20 years.You’ve read about MJ’s gem quilts in Quilting Arts Magazine and McCall’s Quilting magazine, and you may have seen her on Quilting arts TV and The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims. Now MJ has created patterns that allow all of us to bring a little bling into our lives.  Through her use…

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Block of the Month Monday, September 23, 12 – 9

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$25 15 tickets left

Join us one Monday a month to work on any Block of the Month Program, the Birthstone Series, The Quiltworx Block of the month, Cozy Quilt Club program, Ruler Club or any other class project you started at a class at Bow Bench Retreat, this is not a structured class, but rather free sewing time, Nancy is available to assist, answer questions, demonstrate new techniques etc.  Great opportunity to finish up projects from previous classes and catch up on your…

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Block of the Month Monday, September 23

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$25 13 tickets left

Join us one Monday a month to work on any Block of the Month Program, the Birthstone Series, The Quiltworx Block of the month, Cozy Quilt Club program, Ruler Club or any other class project you started at a class at Bow Bench Retreat, this is not a structured class, but rather free sewing time, Nancy is available to assist, answer questions, demonstrate new techniques etc.  Great opportunity to finish up projects from previous classes and catch up on your…

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Judy Sew Day – September 25

September 25 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 8 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Mini Quilt Block Class – Log Cabin September 26

September 26 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$8.50 – $30

Allison Glass + Giucy Giuce Mini Series patterns - Log Cabin by Giuseppe Ribaudo Want to challenge yourself to try something new? Do you have enough full size quilts? We've all seen the new rage of mini quilt blocks, aren't you intrigued? but don't know where to start? Sharon will teach you the tips and tricks of the trade to make your own version of this mini block. Her experience and expertise will help eliminate the intimidations factor of making…

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Elizabeth Gemstone Class

September 28 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$75.00 – $100.00 16 tickets left

MJ Kinman presents the Diamond Diva Series: Elizabeth A Princess Cut Diamond quilt Pattern in 4 Colorways The Princess Cut Diamond Block is 48" square; set on point, it is nearly 70" from tip to tip The Technique used is traditional piecing with freezer paper templates Class Time:  Saturday, September 28, 2019  9:30 am - 4:30 pm Pattern cost:  $100, includes Booklet, 1 set of freezer paper templates (can be reused), and 1 set of regular paper copies to make…

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October 2019

Judy Sew Day – October 2

October 2 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 8 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Dinner Plate Dahlia Workshop – October 3

October 3 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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Join Certified Instructor Nancy Strath as she teaches this pattern in  a slower pace, 6 workshops over 4 months.  Every class you will start a new booklet learning new techniques every class., and as you complete them you will  join to the next unit, with the goal of putting at least one section together over the program. Workshop dates:  Thursday August 29, 2019  10:00am – 5:00 pm    Booklet 2 (Booklet 1 is introduction and general information) Thursday September 19,…

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Mini Mosaic Class

October 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$20.00 16 tickets left

  Mini Mosaic patterns by Cheryl Lynch Nancy will demonstrate the steps and techniques to create your own mini mosaic quilt, fun relaxed class, learn a new technique that doesn't require a lot of tools and materials, patterns available to purchase at Bow Bench. Class: Friday, October 4, 10 - 4 Class Fee: $20  Pattern: $22  Ruler: $22 Supply List: pattern  (includes steam and seam and toile netting) Strip cutting ruler optional, available to purchase at Bow Bench, makes it…

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12 Hours Creating on the Bow – October 2019

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25.00 6 tickets left

One Saturday per month, excluding July and August. Join us anytime from 10 am to 10 pm. Please bring your own meals. Snack and refreshments are provided. $25 drop in fee, please pre-register.

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Judy Sew Day – October 9

October 9 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 9 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Judy Sew Day – October 16

October 16 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 12 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Dinner Plate Dahlia Workshop – October 17

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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Join Certified Instructor Nancy Strath as she teaches this pattern in  a slower pace, 6 workshops over 4 months.  Every class you will start a new booklet learning new techniques every class., and as you complete them you will  join to the next unit, with the goal of putting at least one section together over the program. Workshop dates:  Thursday August 29, 2019  10:00am – 5:00 pm    Booklet 2 (Booklet 1 is introduction and general information) Thursday September 19,…

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Birthstone Class – October – Pink Tourmaline

October 18 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25 – $33

Create our own sparkling gem using the same techniques that artist and designer JM KInman has used to create her giant gem quilts for over 20 years.You’ve read about MJ’s gem quilts in Quilting Arts Magazine and McCall’s Quilting magazine, and you may have seen her on Quilting arts TV and The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims. Now MJ has created patterns that allow all of us to bring a little bling into our lives.  Through her use…

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Block of the Month Monday, October 21, 12 – 9

October 21 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$25 13 tickets left

Join us one Monday a month to work on any Block of the Month Program, the Birthstone Series, The Quiltworx Block of the month, Cozy Quilt Club program, Ruler Club or any other class project you started at a class at Bow Bench Retreat, this is not a structured class, but rather free sewing time, Nancy is available to assist, answer questions, demonstrate new techniques etc.  Great opportunity to finish up projects from previous classes and catch up on your…

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Block of the Month Monday Oct 21

October 21 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$25 15 tickets left

Join us one Monday a month to work on any Block of the Month Program, the Birthstone Series, The Quiltworx Block of the month, Cozy Quilt Club program, Ruler Club or any other class project you started at a class at Bow Bench Retreat, this is not a structured class, but rather free sewing time, Nancy is available to assist, answer questions, demonstrate new techniques etc.  Great opportunity to finish up projects from previous classes and catch up on your…

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Judy Sew Day – October 23

October 23 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 11 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Mini Quilt Class Courthouse Steps

October 24 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$8.50 – $30.00

Allison Glass + Giucy Giuce Mini Series patterns - Courthouse Steps by Giuseppe Ribaudo Want to challenge yourself to try something new? Do you have enough full size quilts? We've all seen the new rage of mini quilt blocks, aren't you intrigued? but don't know where to start? Sharon will teach you the tips and tricks of the trade to make your own version of this mini block. Her experience and expertise will help eliminate the intimidations factor of making…

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Mini Quilt Class – Crossings

October 24 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$30 14 tickets left

Allison Glass + Giucy Giuce Mini Series patterns - Crossings by Giuseppe Ribaudo Want to challenge yourself to try something new? Do you have enough full size quilts? We've all seen the new rage of mini quilt blocks, aren't you intrigued? but don't know where to start? Sharon will teach you the tips and tricks of the trade to make your own version of this mini block. Her experience and expertise will help eliminate the intimidations factor of making mini…

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November 2019

12 Hours Creating on the Bow – November 2019

November 2 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25.00 10 tickets left

One Saturday per month, excluding July and August. Join us anytime from 10 am to 10 pm. Please bring your own meals. Snack and refreshments are provided. $25 drop in fee, please pre-register.

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Judy Sew Day – November 6

November 6 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 15 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Dinner Plate Dahlia Workshop – November 7

November 7 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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Join Certified Instructor Nancy Strath as she teaches this pattern in  a slower pace, 6 workshops over 4 months.  Every class you will start a new booklet learning new techniques every class., and as you complete them you will  join to the next unit, with the goal of putting at least one section together over the program. Workshop dates:  Thursday August 29, 2019  10:00am – 5:00 pm    Booklet 2 (Booklet 1 is introduction and general information) Thursday September 19,…

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Birthstone Class – November – Citrine

November 8 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25 – $26

Create our own sparkling gem using the same techniques that artist and designer JM KInman has used to create her giant gem quilts for over 20 years.You’ve read about MJ’s gem quilts in Quilting Arts Magazine and McCall’s Quilting magazine, and you may have seen her on Quilting arts TV and The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims. Now MJ has created patterns that allow all of us to bring a little bling into our lives.  Through her use…

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Private Booking

November 9 @ 8:00 am - November 11 @ 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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Judy Sew Day – November 13

November 13 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 15 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Block of the Month Monday, November 18, 12 – 9

November 18 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$25.00 16 tickets left

Join us one Monday a month to work on any Block of the month program, like the Birthstone Series, Quiltworx Block of the month, Cozy Quilt Block of the month, Ruler club, Dinner Plate Dahlia, Mini Quilt Series or any other project you started at Bow Bench, not a structured class, relaxed free sewing time to catch up. Class fee $25 Time: 12pm - 9 pm Date:  Monday, November 18

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Sew Day Wednesday November 20

November 20 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$20 16 tickets left

Join us from 10 - 4 for an open day of sewing, Nancy is available to assist you with any paper piecing projects you may be working on.  Please bring a lunch.  Coffee, water, tea and snacks are included in the $20/day fee.  

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Bag Making Skill Builders – Tara Sinclair with Uh Oh Creations am session

November 23 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$45.00 16 tickets left

Non Sewing Projects, no sewing machine required. Join us as we learn about some bag making skills, rivets, Chicago Screws, edge connectors, we will work with cork and vinyl to create tassels and little jewelry bowls.  We'll discuss the materials, the hardware, and the tools, as well as what works and what doesn't, and where to find them. Class time:  Saturday, November 23 9:00 am - 12:00pm Class Fee:  $45 includes all supplies Bag Making Skill Builders Class Preparation Information…

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Bag Making Skill Builders – Tara Sinclair with Uh Oh Creations pm session

November 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$45.00 15 tickets left

Sewing Projects, sewing machine required. This afternoon we are going to extend our bag making skills - more rivets, trigger hooks, sewing with cork and vinyl.  We will work with fabric and cork/vinyl to create a card holder, wristlet and keyfob.  Let's learn a couple new techniques to get us professional finishes on all our projects. Class time: Saturday, November 23, 1:00 - 4:00 Class Fee:  $45 includes all supplies Bag Making Skill Builders Class Preparation Information – by UhOh…

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Sew Day Wednesday, November 27

November 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$20 16 tickets left

Join us from 10 - 4 for an open day of sewing, Nancy is available to assist you with any paper piecing projects you are working on. Please bring a lunch.  Coffee, Tea, Water and snacks are included in the $20/day fee.

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December 2019

Sew Day, Wednesday December 4

December 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$20.00 16 tickets left

Join us from 10 - 4 for an open day of sewing, Nancy is available to assist you on your paper piecing projects. Please bring a lunch.  Coffee, Tea, Water and snacks are included in the $20/day fee.

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Block of the Month Monday, December 9

December 9 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$25 16 tickets left

Join us one Monday a month to work on any Block of the month program, like the Birthstone Series, Quiltworx Block of the month, Cozy Quilt Block of the month, Ruler club, Dinner Plate Dahlia, Mini Quilt Series or any other project you started at Bow Bench, not a structured class, relaxed free sewing time to catch up. Class fee $25 Time: 12pm - 9 pm Monday, December 9

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Judy Sew Day – December 11

December 11 @ 10:00 am
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20 16 tickets left

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have.Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Dinner Plate Dahlia Workshop – December 12

December 12 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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Join Certified Instructor Nancy Strath as she teaches this pattern in  a slower pace, 6 workshops over 4 months.  Every class you will start a new booklet learning new techniques every class., and as you complete them you will  join to the next unit, with the goal of putting at least one section together over the program. Workshop dates:  Thursday August 29, 2019  10:00am – 5:00 pm    Booklet 2 (Booklet 1 is introduction and general information) Thursday September 19,…

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Birthstone Class – December – Tanzanite

December 13 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25 – $29

Create our own sparkling gem using the same techniques that artist and designer JM KInman has used to create her giant gem quilts for over 20 years.You’ve read about MJ’s gem quilts in Quilting Arts Magazine and McCall’s Quilting magazine, and you may have seen her on Quilting arts TV and The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims. Now MJ has created patterns that allow all of us to bring a little bling into our lives.  Through her use…

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12 Hours Creating on the Bow – December 2019

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25.00 13 tickets left

One Saturday per month, excluding July and August. Join us anytime from 10 am to 10 pm. Please bring your own meals. Snack and refreshments are provided. $25 drop in fee, please pre-register.

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April 2020

Elephant Abstraction Paper Piecing Class with Terry Rowland

April 20, 2020 @ 9:00 am - April 21, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$32.00 – $150.00

Elephant Abstractions a Violet Craft Pattern Join Terry Rowland for this fun 2 day class, her experience and  teaching skill will help you create your own version of this magnificent quilt. Instructor:  Terry Rowland Class:  Monday April 20 & Tuesday April 21, 2020 Class Time;  9:00am - 5:00pm Class Fee:  $150 Pattern:  $32 Kits available from Purple Katz Quilting https://www.purplekatzquilting.com/ Terry will be Creating a Private Facebook Group for those registered in this class, she will post videos and information about…

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May 2020

Private Booking

May 22, 2020 @ 8:00 am - May 24, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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