Time Until Retreat! 
 Linds Handmade Retreat 
Creating skills, Confidence, and Connections!
One Stitch at a Time
October 10, 2024, 3:00 PM - October 13, 2024 - 10:00 AM
Retreat Center 920 224th Ave, Kansasville, WI 53139
Retreat Cost $1187 + Selected add ons
Registrations Opens July 12th, 2024 at 8:00 AM CST.
Event Price Includes Lodging, all meals, class kits, and world-class entertainment.
Hey Friends! 
I am so excited to host our first-ever retreat and can't wait to share the experience with you! I've got an amazing team to make this an educational, fun, and memorable time. We have some cool surprises and goodies in store that I am struggling to keep a secret. So are we there yet?!
Meet the Teachers!
This is an investment in YOU. Our goal is you walk away with new skills, confidence, and friends...no rushing or overwhelm here!

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Being able to interact with fellow makers face-to-face just makes my day. Excited to teach and learn from all of you in October!

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Can't wait to share my love for all things sewing. We are going to learn so many things and have so much fun together!  

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Let this be the "treat yourself" splurge of 2024. You won't regret the time you spend building skills, confidence, and connections!

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Meet the Staff!
helper extraordinaire
This will be my first ever sewing retreat, so I am just as excited to meet you all and learn new skills as well. 
"cruise director"
My sole mission for the weekend is to make sure you are having fun! I am in charge of  entertainment and prizes. I might even be more excited than you!
Retreat Location
St. Iakovos Retreat Center
920 224th Ave, Kansasville, WI 53139
Located in southern Wisconsin just 55 mins north of O'Hare Airport (ORD), and 35 mins south of Milwaukee Airport (MKE).
3:00 PM
Check-in begins
5:00 PM
5:30 PM
6:30 PM
keys to success
7:30 PM
fun & games
Friday & Saturday
8:00 aM
9:00 aM
12:30 pM
1:30 pM
5:30 pM
6:30 pM
Fun & Games
9:00 aM
10:00 aM
Sweet farewells begin
Q: Will there be sewing machines available to rent?
A: Yes! We will have a limited supply of the Sailrite Ultrafeed LS machines for an additional fee.

Q: Will there be single occupancy rooms available?
A: We will have a very limited number of single occupancy rooms available for the event, these will be first come first serve after the registration process. An additional $300 will be added to the event ticket price if a single room is assigned.

Q: I live nearby, can I buy a day pass instead?
A: Unfortunately no, part of the retreat is a focus on the community and connections and we feel that staying the weekend is a critical part of the overall experience.

Q: Will there be payment options?
A: Yes, there will be two options during registration. 1. Payment in full 2. Payment split over 3 months with a small processing fee.

Q: What sewing related items do I need to bring?
A: All items needed to make our projects will be provided, however, your favorite tools, sewing machine, and worktable must haves are good to bring.

Q: What will we be making?
A: We will be making the Lookma Wallet to practice our edge painting skills (supplies will be provided). One other small zippered project to start us off but the main focus will be a Lind's Retreat Exclusive bag design that focuses on skills we want to go over: quilting bag panels to foam, zipper overlays, different hardware installation techniques, etc.
Q: Will there be dietary accommodations?
A: Yes, during the registration process you can select dietary restrictions including gluten free, vegetarian, etc.

Q: Will there be wheelchair accessible rooms?
A: Yes, we have a few wheelchair accessible rooms available and the building has elevator access.

Still have questions? Please send them our way using the contact form below!
Our Sponsors
So grateful to our sponsors for keeping the costs down and providing cute things! Be sure to click on their logo to check them and show some love. 

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