Lots going on, as usual! here's an update:
+++++++++++++There are still a few openings in The Blue Mountain Nature Journal, in Maryland in May 16- 20 with me and Lesley Riley at the The Red Thread Retreat.
Cover Girl (and on three episodes) Quilting Arts TV Series 1100 on DVD
And, CREATE mixed media retreat in Southern California is coming in May and the workshops listings are up. Registration begins January 8 but you can check out the workshops now.
San Diegans: Registration is open for:
Art Quilt Explorations
4th Sunday of the month ~ 6 sessions ~ noon-3pm
Feb 24, March 24, April 28, May 26, June 23, and July 28
$200 for 6 classes
San Marcos, California at Quilt in a Day.
Call 800-777-4852. Class fills quickly.
Each session will be a fresh, new project for a small art quilt. We'll cover surface design, themes, and techniques over the 6 sessions in 6 months. If you can sew on a button, and are interested in creating art with cloth in the company of like-minded creative types, join us! No patterns, ever.
And for people who want to travel to San Diego:
Sketching and Watercolor on location in San Diego, California
6 nights, fully escorted, $2850
In San Diego for a wonderful week-long program on the beautiful southern California coast. This great city has so much to offer, see, and do, and we'll be exploring the best of it. I'll teach you to draw and watercolor, as we see and enjoy San Diego. Limited to 10-12 guests.
¨ Six nights 4-star San Diego Hotel
¨ Full buffet breakfast daily
¨ Jane LaFazio's program of classes including basic* course materials
¨ Orientation walks in San Diego's colorful neighborhoods
¨ Welcome Dinner in the Gaslamp Quarter
¨ Afternoon Tea Ceremony with Champagne at the Westgate Hotel
¨ All day hop-on hop-off Old Town Trolley pass including 2-hour tour
¨ Local visits to the Gaslamp Quarter, Horton Plaza and Seaport Village
¨ Trips to Balboa Park and the historic Old Town
¨ Visit to Coronado Island including the famous "Hotel Del"
¨ Day trip to the charming north country beach town of Encinitas
¨ Spend Saturday morning at the weekly "Little Italy Market"
¨ Farewell San Diego Harbor three-course Dinner Cruise
¨ All local transportation: coastal trains, trolleys and tour bus
¨ All hotel taxes and service fees
Details here. Or email Carlo Roberts