Ultimate Longarm Retreats

Given by the most experienced longarmer in the World

 Award winning and celebrity quilter Janie Donaldson

Credentials-Full time longarmer since 1980

Longarm dealer and tech for 11 different brands

Quilted over 7,000 Quilts

AQS author of 3 books

Consulted in Switzerland on Bernina longarm Build

Consulted on Quilt EZ  Development on Computerized systems for all machine brands

Hostess for National PBS and the Create Channel for Sewing and Longarm

Executive Producer for National PBS TV Show Quilt Central

Now has opened her own store and provides the most in longarm classes

A to Z weeks are 5 day retreats but you can pick and choose your day if you cannot come all week. All classes are 150 a day and include all your materials and lunch. If you bring a guest their lunch is free and they can stay for class but they will be sharing materials and machines with you. If you book only a half day on Day 5 the fee is only 75.

2017 Calendar for Longarm Retreats

February 14-18

March 13-17

March 27-31 Specializing in TinLizzie, Ram, Queen Quilters, Vikings, Janomes

May 22 - 26

June 19-23

July 23-27 Specializing in TinLizzie, Ram, Queen Quilters, Vikings, Janomes


August 7-11

September 18-22

October 16-20 Specializing in Bernina Q series-longarm

November 13-17

December 4-8

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