Find your quilting confidence at a Gammill Quilting with Confidence event near you in 2020 and 2021. Our next tour will kick off in Spring 2020 and feature Retreat Events as well as Tour Stops.
Held in beautiful locations around the country, these three-to-four day events will feature a menu of classes to pick from with a team of educators at each event. Join us for a relaxing few days of fun, education, and luxury surrounded by your fellow quilters. Pricing is all-inclusive and is available at an early bird rate of just $999 for quilters.
In 2020, Gammill will continue to feature Quilting with Confidence tour stops. These two-day events, a very similar format to our 2019 tour, will feature a fresh lineup of classes and education for quilters of all levels. The tour stops will include two-full days of instruction. The price is $329 for two days.
Thank you to Hobbs, our Quilting with Confidence batting sponsor.
2020 Retreat Events
New! Resort-style Retreat Events: In 2020 Gammill will begin featuring Quilting with Confidence Retreat events. Held in beautiful locations around the country, these three-to-four day events will feature a menu of classes to pick from with a team of educators at each event. Join us for a relaxing few days of fun, education, and luxury surrounded by your fellow quilters. Pre-register now for any of these events.
Classes & Instruction
Retreat events will feature a menu of classes for quilters of all skill levels. Each quilter will be able to select a minimum of 10 classes to attend. Instruction will be available for hand-guided, Elevate and Statler quilters. From business lessons to CreativeStudio instruction to hands-on hand-guided techniques, there are classes for every quilter. You do not need to own a Gammill to attend. Educators for each event will be announced the week of Feb. 17.
Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa in Henderson, Nevada: June 25 – 28, 2020
Snowbird Resort in Snowbird, Utah: July 30 – August 2, 2020
Nottawasaga Resort in Alliston, Ontario: August 8 – 11, 2020
Madden’s on Gull Lake in Brainerd, Minnesota: August 16 – 19, 2020
MeadowView Conference Resort in Kingsport, Tennessee: August 23-26, 2020
Hershey Lodge in Hershey, Pennsylvania: September 13-16, 2020
Click here to learn more about these Gammill educators. More educators will be added to events as registration numbers continue to grow.
Westin Lake Las Vegas: Georgia Stull, Christine Perrigo, DeAnn Perrigo, Sharon Blackmore, and a special guest hand-guided educator
Snowbird Resort: Georgia Stull, DeAnn Perrigo, Karen Farnsworth, Karen Marchetti, and Jodi Robinson
Nottawasaga Inn: Karen Farnsworth, Jeana Kubik, Karen Sievert, and Sharon Blackmore
Madden’s on Gull Lake: Georgia Stull, Christine Perrigo, Page Johnson, Karen Marchetti and Eva Birch
MeadowView Resort: Jeana Kubik, Karen Farnsworth, DeAnn Perrigo, Karen Sievert and a special guest hand-guided educator
Hershey Lodge: Page Johnson, Christine Perrigo, Jeana Kubik, Eva Birch, and a special guest hand-guided educator
Pricing & Reservations: Each retreat will begin with an evening reception on night one, two full days of classes, and end with a half-day of classes on the final day. The inclusive pricing includes a minimum of 10 classes, lodging, meals, service charges and resort fees. The price does not include parking, transportation, specialty beverages (including alcohol and soda) or other incidental fees.
$999 Early Bird Registration: Pre-register by April 15, 2020 for the special quilter price of $999 USD per person based on double occupancy. After April 15, 2020 the price is $1,099 USD. For a single occupancy room, there is an additional $300 USD fee.
The non-quilter rate is $749 USD prior to April 15, 2020 and $799 USD after April 15, 2020, which also includes meals and lodging.
Please note, anyone participating in a retreat must book the all-inclusive package. It is not possible to only book the educational portion of the event. Also, due to the all-inclusive pricing of our arrangements with these venues, all guests staying in a room reserved by Gammill must make their reservation through Gammill as either a quilter or non-quilter.
Pre-Registering for a Retreat: Pre-registering for a retreat reserves your spot and allows you to take advantage of early bird pricing discount. The $50 non-refundable fee will be applied to your balance. Pre-register now for any of these events.
Already pre-registered? Your spot in an event is not reserved until you select the particular event in which you would like to participate. If you have already pre-registered, please send your location preference to email@example.com. Or, if you wish to wait for a 2021 event, please indicate that in your email. To reserve your spot in the retreat location of your choice, please send your selection by March 1, 2020. To take advantage of the early bird registration pricing for a 2020 retreat event, you must select your event by April 15, 2020. Payment is due as indicated by the schedule below.
At Registration: a $50 non-refundable deposit is due at the time of registration or pre-registration
April 15, 2020: $450 USD due (a total of $500 USD with deposit)
30 days prior to retreat: Balance due
Cancellation 60 days or more prior to the event: A partial refund of the registration fee less a $50 administration fee.
Cancellation 30 to 59 days prior to the event: A partial refund less $200.
Cancellation 15 to 30 days prior to the event: A 50% refund of the full registration price.
Cancellation within 15 days of the event: No refunds will be issued.
Quilting with Confidence Pre-Registration
2020 Tour Events
Tour Stops: In addition to our retreats, we will continue to feature Quilting with Confidence tour stops. These two-day events, a very similar format to our 2019 tour, will feature a fresh lineup of classes and education for quilters of all levels. Select from a computerized or hand-guided class track and enjoy a comprehensive educational experience close to home. Each Quilting with Confidence tour will be taught by three (or more) Educators from our education team. Which Educators will be teaching at each location will not be announced prior to the events as with the number of events and varying attendance at each event schedules may need to change. All of our Educators have been working as a team for months to develop an outstanding curriculum which will be presented at every Quilting with Confidence Tour stop. Class lists and class descriptions will be announced soon.
Pricing: The tour stops will include two-full days of instruction. The price is $329 USD for both days, which includes lunch and afternoon refreshments. This price also includes classes and all educational materials needed for the instruction. It does not include transportation, lodging, breakfast or dinner.
Tour Stop Cancellation Policy:
Cancellation within 15 to 30 days of the event: a 50% refund of the registration fee.
Cancellations within 0 to 14 days of the event: no refunds will be issued.
Pre-Registration: Pre-registering for a tour stop requires a $50 non-refundable deposit. This reserves your spot in the tour location you select. The $50 will be applied to your balance. Once general registration opens, you will receive an email notification so that you may complete the registration process. The balance of your registration will be due at that time. Pre-register now for any of these events.
Already pre-registered? Your spot in an event is not reserved until you select the particular event in which you would like to participate. If you have already pre-registered and paid your deposit, please send your location preference to firstname.lastname@example.org by March 1, 2020 to ensure you receive a spot in the tour stop location of your preference. Or, if you wish to wait for a 2021 event, please indicate that in your email.
Locations: Please note, specific venues are coming soon and will be within 50 miles of the locations listed below.
|St Charles, Missouri||April 14-15|
|Wichita, Kansas||April 18-19|
|Santa Fe, New Mexico||April 22-23|
|Panhandle, Texas||April 25-26|
|Austin, Texas||April 29-30|
|West Baton Rouge, Louisiana||May 3-4|
|Tuscaloosa, Alabama||May 7-8|
|Orlando, Florida||May 11-12|
|Columbia, South Carolina||May 15-16|
|Richmond, Virginia||May 19-20|
|Chicopee, Massachusetts||May 23-24|
|Ithaca, New York||May 27-28|
|Cincinnati, Ohio||September 19-20|
|Madison, Wisconsin||September 23-24|
|Winnipeg, Manitoba||September 28-29|
|Calgary, Alberta||October 2-3|
|Vancouver, British Columbia||October 6-7|
|Salem, Oregon||October 9-10|
|Sacramento, California||October 12-13|
|Anaheim, California||October 16-17|
|Gilbert, Arizona||October 19-20|
|Idaho Falls, Idaho||October 23-24|
|Bozeman, Montana||October 27-28|
|Rapid City, South Dakota||October 31 – November 1|
|Cedar Rapids, Iowa||November 4-5|
Alaska & International
These tour stops may vary in format. Details coming soon.
|Fairbanks, Alaska||October 8-11|
|Brisbane, Australia Click here to register for events in Australia||July 3-4|
|Sydney, Australia Click here to register for events in Australia||July 7-8|
|Melbourne, Australia Click here to register for events in Australia||July 11-12|
2021 Retreats & Tour Stops
We will continue with the Retreats and Tour Stops in 2021. Here is a map of approximate locations for next year. Specific dates and locations will be released later in 2020. You may continue to pre-register for 2021 events with a $50 deposit.