chenille techniques
quilting retreat

january 24-27 2022

Join us to learn this easy and fun quilting trend!

Learn the modern faux chenille quilting technique, taught at an instructor-led retreat on the beautiful Gulf Coast...what are you waiting for?


We’ll make 2 projects at this retreat, a set of potholders to practice and learn the technique, and a panel sized quilt!

This is a great retreat for everyone, beginners and beyond!

Your fabric kit is also included in the retreat price!

Learn how to transform fabric into faux chenille quilts & wall hangings!

On retreat with us, you'll have TONS of fun making new friends, learning new skills, and relaxing!
Instructor-led workshop
Trunk Show
Prizes & fun
Retreat + Accommodations

What's Included:
  • Your Fabric Kit (Cutting tool & Fabric to complete both projects - $85 Value!)

  • Instructor-Led Workshop

  • Personalized Instruction

  • Accommodations

  • Complimentary Breakfast 

  • SWAG & prizes

What's Not included:
  • Lunch & Dinner (Eat out or cook in our kitchen)

  • Travel to/from Retreat Center

  • Personal toiletries

  • Sewing machine, basic sewing supplies


Your fabric kit is included in your retreat price. We have 6 fabric kits to choose from. Take a look at the kit options below and then you can select your kit in STEP 2 during your retreat registration.

We have 2 kids' themed panel kit options & 4 fabric kit (not a panel) options. Each kit comes with coordinating fabrics, backing, & binding.

Fabric kit choices are first come, first serve. We have a limited number of each kit, so if you see a kit that you LOVE, don't wait to register. Retreat spaces & kits sell very fast!


Choose your room below. During registration, you'll be able to select your fabric kit as well.

Nothing to book right now. Check back soon.

Meet Your Instructor!

Tabatha is the Co-Owner of The Lake House at Camellia Palms and calls both Alabama & Florida home. 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 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

we have sew much fun during our instructor-led quilt retreats!