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3-Day Quilting & Sewing Retreats (Feb & Nov)

We offer 3-day Quilting & Sewing Retreats in February & November of each year at Creative Passions Retreat Center, Chesaning, MI. 

Cost: $199 per person

Includes meals & 2-Night Accommodations (Fri/Sat)
  • Continental breakfast Fri/Sat/SunAnd more!!!
    • Lunch Fri/Sat/Sun
    • Dinner Fri/Sat
Optional: Early check-in Thursday  evening at 8pm (Additional $30 payable upon arrival).


Come Join us!!!!!

$100 Deposit required to reserve room.

Final Deposit of $99 due is due 30 days before event!

Winter Get-A-Way Retreat - February 19-21, 2021
Click HERE to signup!

Deer Widow's Quilting Retreat - Nov 19-21, 2021
Click HERE to signup!

Cancellation Policy:  Due to Deposits required by third-party vendors several months in advance, there will be No Refunds on Retreat Cancellation.

Sew Many Things is excited to sponsor
"Any Thing Judy"
Teaching Retreat at Creative Passions Retreat Center


Kathi Carter-Sweet
Shop Certified Instructor for Judy Niemeyer, Quiltworx 

April 19th- 22th, 2021

Cost - $350
  Deposit of $100 due at time of reservation
   Balance due 3/19
   (There are few seats available, call today to reserve your spot)

Class Size - 24 Spots

Class Details
We are calling this "Anything Judy" Week. Bring any of your Judy Niemeyer projects that you are working on and Kathi Carter-Sweet will be available to assist you. 

This is a weekday class. Arrival is 7 pm on Sunday, departing Thursday at 3 pm. All meals are included each day of your stay. There will also be a meet and greet cocktail hour on the day of your arrival. There are main floor rooms available for those who cannot do stairs. Each room has it's own attached bathroom as well. For more details, please give us a call. 

All registered students desiring a kit and or supplies for this class, please contact Sew Many Things (Patti or Nancy) or email us at

Sew Many Things stands ready to help customize your quilt using Quiltster as well as put a fabric kit together for your class.

Sew Many Things - Vendor
We will be vending at this retreat throughout the week.  We will have Judy Niemeyer Patterns, notions, and quilting supplies available for purchase.

Here are some of the Judy Niemeyer projects you may be working on. You are welcome to bring ANY Judy Niemeyer project.