See below for our 2023 retreat offerings.
Our retreats take place in a large historic village house
at 110 Main Street in Jeffersonville, Vermont (across the
street from Two Sisters). Continental breakfast, coffee,
and tea, provided. Lunches and dinners on your own
(eat in, take out, or eat at a local restaurant with
Retreats are usually limited to 8 participants although
some may have a smaller capacity due to the intensity
Covid related information: Participants and instructors
must be vaccinated and boostered and show proof of this upon registrations. CDC guidelines for masks and distancing will be followed.
We are sorry, but due to liability reasons, no pets are allowed at the retreat.
Retreat check-in is on Friday between 2:00 and 4:00 pm (or later if needed). Needle Felting retreat instruction begins Saturday morning at 9:00. Spinning retreat begins Friday evening at 4:00.
For Rates and Registration, click here.
As an example, you might create this winter scene as your first needle felted landscape then transpose it three more times so that it reflects each season. Throughout the process you learn shading, perspective, and depth.
WEEKEND NEEDLE FELTING RETREAT WITH KATHY GIROUX
Saturday May 6 – Sunday May 7
(commute or stay on site; accommodations available for May 5 and May 6)
In this weekend retreat, which takes place all day Saturday and Sunday, you will learn to needle felt or take your needle felting to the next level. Kathy will focus on season details. You will make a series of landscapes, one in each of the seasons. Materials included.