Educational Events July - October 2016
« on: July 18, 2016, 03:15:27 PM »

July 21 – 24, 2016 Longarm Quilting Classes at Quilt Odyssey – Hershey, Pennsylvania
 Threads Run Thru It will host Gammill Long Arm Quilting Classes at Quilt Odyssey in Hershey, Pennsylvania. This is the first time Gammill is bringing in machines for Quilt Odyssey. Do not miss out on this opportunity. Hand Guided Quilters can enjoy classes from our Gammill artist Karen Marchetti and Karen Sievert. Statler classes are available from Georgia Stull.
 Hosted by dealer Threads Run Thru It


August 12-14, 2016 Statler Ontario Users and Professionals Retreat
 Best Western Otonobee Inn, Peterborough, Ontario
 Learn more about the Statler and CreativeStudio 6.0 with Certified Instructor Joan Knight. The retreat runs from 1 p.. Aug. 12 to noon Aug. 14. Registration fee includes two days of classes, Friday dinner and social; Saturday snacks, lunch and dinner; door prizes and vendor shopping.
 Hosted by dealer: Kawartha Quilting Systems


August 16 – 20, 2016  Classes at Old Man River Quiltfest
 Vicksburg Convention Center, Vicksburg, Mississippi
 Classes will begin at 8 a.m. Aug. 16 and run through Aug. 21 at 11:30 a.m. Classes are priced per course and include options for all skill levels. Courses cover a wide variety of topics including CreativeStudio, pantograph quilting, free motion quilting, and general quilting topics. For more information, visit
 Hosted by dealer: Stitch-N-Frame


October 24 – 26, 2016 Statler Retreat
 Linda’s Electric Quilters, McKinney, Texas
 Enjoy three days of classes with Statler Certified Trainers Sharon Perry and Corey Pearson. Classes will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day. Day one with Sharon Perry includes three sessions on the many possibilities of point to point including triangles, a look at patterns that allow custom quilting in more areas, and how to use patterns in unusual or “hard-to-do” places. Day two with Sharon Perry includes sessions on designing wholecloth quilts; crosshatching; alphabets, names and words; the apply function; and trim and fill. On day three, Corey Pearson will dive into the technical aspects of CreativeStudio, look at the features of the program and how best to utilize them; and lead a session on borders, corners and shrinkage. The cost to attend is $550 for all three days or $200 per day. For more information, call 1-800-893-2748.


May 14-21, 2017 Set Sail with Statler
 Royal Caribbean’s Liberty of the Seas departing from Galveston, Texas
 Sail with us on a seven-day Western Caribbean Cruise. This trip includes three days of education at sea along with three beautiful days in tropical ports. Enjoy education with your fellow Statler users in relaxing and tropical atmosphere. Early bird registration pricing available through Sept. 1, 2016.
 Hosted by Gammill


June 22 – 24, 2017 SUGAR (Statler Users Group and Representatives)
 Kansas City, MO
 KCI Expo Center

Re: Educational Events July - October 2016
« Reply #1 on: October 26, 2016, 03:48:27 PM »
Hi Shandi,

There is also The Ozark Mountain Statler Retreat  in Branson, Mo on October 28, 29, and 30th 2016  at the Clarion Hotel, 2820 West Hwy 76 with Georgia Stull and TJ Spenser.