Northern Neighbors & Galaxy

November 9-12, 2017
Instructor: Michelle Renee Hiatt
$540ppdo / $653so

Quilt Retreat Includes: 3 nights lodging, a casual dinner on Thursday evening, 3 continental buffet breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 afternoon teas, sewing room set-up, teacher fee and taxes. Dinner on your own Friday and Saturday night. 

Join Michelle Renee for her Fall Retreat where she will focus on the Fundamental Tools in the Studio 180 Line. 

Northern Neighbours is a spectacular Maple Leaf quilt that can be made in one of two sizes! It features intricate maple leaves and flying geese, celebrating Deb’s Northern Neighbours fans!  
Tools:  Learn to use the Studio 180 Design’s Corner Beam, Wing Clipper, & Split Rects
Two size options in the patterns – Twin and King, however, you could elect to make a Throw (Michelle Renee will provide with the instructions for a 4 Block variation

Galaxy is a beautiful version of the Tennessee Waltz quilt, with its color placement and the different angles in the triangles, interesting interlocking circles appear and the second star block disappears into the circles.
Tools: Learn to use the Studio 180 Design’s V Block and Tucker Trimmer
Three size options – Lap, Twin, & Queen

About Michelle Renee Hiatt
Michelle Renee is passionate about quilting. She started her love affair 20+ years ago in the 1990s. Michelle Renee is a certified Professional Process Expert (LSSBB); she uses her process improvement techniques and applies them to her quilting and teaches others how to simplify their piecing while improving the quality of their quilt making. Additionally, Michelle Renee is a certified Studio 180 Design Instructor, trained by Deb Tucker, and designs for Modern 180. Michelle Renee's designs are featured in Fon & Porter’s Love of Quilting Magazine, Quilter’s Newsletter and Modern Quilting Unlimited Magazine. Furthermore, Michelle Renee teaches throughout the northeast, including at American Quilt Society’s Quilt Week. She is known for her humor, enthusiasm and encouragement! By the end of any of Michelle Renee's classes you will become more at ease with your quilt piecing and find yourself stress-free. She can be reached on her website at