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garden Applique
Quilt Retreat
february 9-12

  Always wanted to learn machine applique?


Join us for an applique retreat! 

What You’ll Learn:


  • Machine Applique Basics

  • How to use lightweight fusible to position your appliques before stitching.

  • Blanket Stitch

  • Satin Stitch

  • Raw Edge Applique


Depending on how you want your quilt to look , you can use the various stitches to enhance your pieces. 

Want the stitching to stand out?


There’s a stitch for that. 

Want the stitching to blend in ? 


There’s a stitch for that too!

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 Not only will this be a fabulous applique quilt but it is a great stash busting opportunity for you to use up your scraps. The color and fabric choices are limitless! Here are some color variations that you could do.

What's Included:

  • Retreat + Accommodations(extra night included because applique takes time!)

  • Instructor-led workshop

  • Swag + prizes

  • Complimentary Light Breakfast

What's Not Included:

  • Lunch & Dinner (cook in our kitchen or eat out)

  • Sewing notions + machine

  • Fabric

Your fabric cutting instructions & retreat supply list will be sent to you after registration!

We have SEW much fun on retreat!

Meet Your Instructor!

Tabatha is the Co-Owner of The Lake House at Camellia Palms. Owning a quilt retreat had been her dream for over 10 years before Tabatha & Taylor opened The Lake House in 2019. 

Tabatha has been quilting & helping others learn quilting for more than 20 years, creating dozens of quilts in many different styles and techniques. Quilts are her creative passion because each one is totally unique. No two quilts are ever the same!

Tabatha is credited in One Block Wonders of the World by Maxine Rosenthal.


Tabatha Smith, Instructor

Book Your Space Below for the february Retreat!