March 15th - 17th

Dawson Retreat's Seasonal Sewing Retreat

Easy - Advanced Skill Level

Enjoy spending a weekend away from the city as you learn from one of the area's top quilters. You'll get to participate in 3 classes where you will be learning to create the below pictured sewing machine mat. This project is very versatile and can be as simple or advanced as you want to make it. Our coach will be available to help you in customizing during the retreat.

Retreat Schedule:


3:00 pm - 6:00 pm Arrival, Set Up, Shopping

6:15 pm - 7:00 pm Orientation & Sewing Class

7:00 pm Dinner


8:00 am Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 am Sewing Class

10:00 am - 6:00 pm Open Sew/Shopping

Lunch on your own

6:00 pm Dinner

7:00 pm - 8:00pm Sewing Class


8:00 am Breakfast

10:00 am Check out


Dawson Retreat's Villa

Supplies Needed:

- Desired Fabric (though this can also be purchased at the Missouri Star Shops just down the street)

- Fusible Fleece

- Shapeflex Interfacing


- Trims/Ribbons, Button

Located in the quiet town of Hamilton, MO you'll be able to soak in a relaxed country setting while enjoying all the comforts of a five star resort. Between classes, sit back with a glass of wine on the deck, or take a stroll through the "quilting capital of the world".