*March 17-21* *June 16-20* *August 18-22* *September 22-26*
National teacher and designer, Jill Finley and her talented sister, Margaret Brockbank present a home-style retreat like no other! Come enjoy the beautiful mountains of Utah while you sew and learn. Pack your bags—everything will be prepared and ready for you. You can even rent a sewing machine if you want.
Retreat Fee Includes:
-4 night stay at a beautiful Utah home
-3 Delicious home-cooked meals per day
-PRE-cut Kit with pattern and all supplies
-Swagbag filled with lots of freebies
-Jillily Studio Trunk Show
Choose which project you want to work on. We will have your kit ALL CUT and ready for you to start sewing. Jill and Margaret will teach you all you need to know to successfully complete your project! You will learn precision piecing, special techniques, quick piecing methods, and of course, applique the Jillily Way! This applique method will give you beautiful results with special stitching techniques taught both by hand and by machine. Your swag bag will include all the tools you need to learn the methods and complete your project.
We have been hosting wonderful retreats for many years. Most of our attendees return again and again. Gather your friends, or come make new ones. We will do all we can to give you a wonderful retreat experience. Choose your project and join us!
RETREAT PROJECTS (Choose one of these projects to work on during retreat)
This delightful quilt is available in either the Red and White or the Black and White colorway. Fabrics are from Jill’s “IT’S THE BERRIES” fabric collection from Riley Blake. Some of the blocks are pieced, and some are appliqued. Each block is finished with an appliqued scallop that ties the blocks together. Learn all of the great techniques to make this beautiful quilt.. Remember, at our retreat, your kit will be completely cut for you when you arrive—and it will include all of the Jillily Studio applique tools!
Sweet to the Soul
This quilt is fun and unique. It shows off the beautiful prints in Jill’s “HONEY RUN” fabric collection in a hexie pattern. The quilt is cut using a template set for perfect fitting of the pieces. Yellow and black bees are pieced into the quilt, and their heads and wings are appliqued on after. Your pre-cut kit will include the Hex Angle Template Set and all of the Jillily Studio applique tools.