Summer Solstice & Summer Blossoms

March 1-4, 2018
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 for her Spring Retreat where she will focus on the Fundamental Tools in the Studio 180 Line. 

Summer Solstice Deb Tucker designed this quilt and nothing ushers in summertime better than the warm sun as it reaches its highest height during the summer solstice, which was the inspiration of this quilt.
Tools: Learn to use the Studio 180 Design’s Corner Beam, V  Block and Wing Clipper

Summer Blossoms was inspired by Michelle’s vast flower gardens at her home in Connecticut.  This quilt has a light airy feeling that provides a lot of movement, giving the illusion that the flowers blowing in the summer breeze.
Tools: Learn to use the Studio 180 Design’s Corner Pop, Square2, and Wing Clipper
Two size options – Large Throw or 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