Plan a retreat, or choose from a variety of workshops, designed for everyone from beginners, to experts.

A retreat space for artists.

Quilters, Knitters, Scrap-bookers, Stampers, Writers, Musicians, Photographers, Mixed Media Artists, and More!

Everyone is a creator; everyone is an artist. I believe that with every fiber of my being. I also know that finding inspiration and creating can be a challenge in the midst of the hustle and bustle of daily life. I have experienced the joy of creating and the joy of participating in retreats with like-minded persons, whether old friends or new acquaintances.



Upcoming Open Retreats

Friday evening (6:30 - 8:30pm) and Saturday (9am - 4pm), 9/16 & 17, 2016

Knitting is a wonderful art form:  fun, functional, portable, soothing.  Pat Watson knows knitting!  Pat has been knitting for 30 years.  She designs, she consigns, she creates beautiful, amazing things!  In this “Beyond the Scarf” workshop, you will learn essential skills so that you will be well on your way to creating beautiful, amazing things, … Continued

Multi-color hand-dye
Friday, July 22, 2016 - arrive 5pm or after (instruction begins at 7:00 pm until 9:00pm or so) to Saturday, July 23, 2016 at 4:00 pm (instruction is 9:30am - 4:00pm.)

Kelly Ashton loves fabric, and as much as she loves to purchase fabric in her favorite quilt shops (and, she has the stash to prove it!!!), she also loves creating beautiful, unique, hand-dyed fabrics! In this workshop, Kelly will teach the participants about the fundamental ingredients used in small-batch dyeing, then she will lead the group through dyeing monochromatic … Continued

Friday, August 26, 2016 (arrive 9:00 am or after) until Sunday, August 28, 2016 (adjourn by 4:00 pm) $130 / person  

The dog days of summer are upon us!  Come to The Creative Place to get out of the heat, meet up with friends – or make some new ones – and enjoy good company, good stitching, and some creative FUN!!   This three day, two night retreat is for sewing, stitching and creating, whether by hand … Continued