Tempe, Arizona December 5 - December 8, 2018



Let us SEW! Let us SEW: Let us SEW!  Regardless of how you celebrate this time of year you will have fun with the great holiday projects in the beautiful Valley of the Sun.   Your projects include a table runner, gift, a wall hanging and a seasonal quilt.  You will receive four patterns and all the fabric* for the projects of the retreat.  (All kits are pre-cut so all you have to do is sew).  If you have signed up for some of my classes or another retreat you will have fifth project we will work on Thursday from 1 - 5.  The retreat will start December 5 at 6:00 p.m. with our welcome dinner.  Following dinner we will work on one of our projects. an get to know each other better.  On Thursday we will enjoy a breakfast then take a great trip to a wonderful quilt shop and enjoy lunch.  Upon return we will begin our second project with our surprise guest.  On Saturday we will have another surprise guest with a great project for us to enjoy.  

* I will be in touch with each participant to determine fabric choices for your kit.

Accommodations, Meals, Transportation and Perks

 Each participant will enjoy a private room.  All meals will be provided.  Dinner (Th, F, S);  Lunch (F, S, S)* and Breakfast (F, S, S)   Also there will some awesome snacks to keep us alert and sewing.

* If you are taking the bonus class lunch Thursday will be provided.  

In addition to all this the hotel has an airport shuttle if you are flying in to Phoenix to join us.  We will have transportation to the quilt shop and our lunch.

There are many other surprises and delights.

Surprise and Delight

One of the unique features of a retreat by Candy Creates is the Surprise and Delight that will enhance your quilting experience.  These retreats are designed to pamper you in a nurturing environment that encourages fun.   

One Surprise and Delight will be demonstrating the use of a Brother Scan n' Cut to create your own vinyl cut out for a quilting t-shirt.

Each retreat includes all the sewing machines, ironing stations, lighting, extension cords, thread, cutting mats and rotary cutters as well as anything else you will need to complete your project.  All you have to bring is whatever special tools you like to use.


This retreat is valued at over $1800  your cost is $1399.*

If you are joining us from the Tempe area and will not need to spend the night you can join us for $899.

Share the news

Share the news with a friend and if the friend joins us receive a gift valued at $50..  Tell me who you referred and they will receive a gift as well.


If you have any questions please email me at candy@candycreates.com or call me at 806-359-6235.