Quilting Workshops & Retreats

Upcoming Quilting Programs

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    Denise Labadie - Fabric Painting Workshop

    July 13 - 14, 2024 

    In this hands-on fabric painting workshop you will learn techniques for using sun-reactive transparent color paints to create uniquely textured and colored fabric. 

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    Denise Labadie - Five Day Art Quilt Intensive

    October 14 - 18 , 2024

    In this five-day retreat, you will learn the techniques Denise uses to create her remarkable contemporary art quilt portraits of megalithic Celtic “stones” and monoliths, and monastic ruins. The many techniques that she uses in her quilting are the focus of her Art Quilt Design Intensive workshop.

Past Quilting Retreats & Workshops

April Quilting Retreat with Irene Roderick

Participants explored their creativity, learned Irene's "Dancing with the Wall" technique, and connected with other quilting enthusiasts.

Quilting Retreats

in La Veta, Colorado

The Estelle Center for Creative Arts offers quilting retreats for quilt enthusiasts taught by a variety of instructors from throughout the U.S.
Our center is spacious, comfortable, and far enough off the beaten path that you'll be able to focus on your quilt making without distractions.
The town of La Veta is a unique artist and ranching community with charming local restaurants, shops, and art galleries. It’s a serene environment that will put you in the right frame of mind to delve into and express your creativity.
If your group is looking for a space to hold a quilting workshop or retreat, or if you’d like to rent the facility to do an intensive with your art group, reach out to our Executive Director, Sunshine Caulfield.


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