Happy Dance! 💃🏻 I'm so excited to FINALLY be able to tell you about the upcoming retreat at my home studio with my friends, Jennifer Allred (@stitchalongwithjen) and Amy (stitchalongwithcoko)! 👏👏. The Holiday Letter & Stitch Retreat in my home studio space in Shawnee, KS October 25th-27th!! 🎄 🧵 🖊
Our schedules have aligned and even though I know it's short notice, I hope you'll join us! I picked up a needle and thread for the first time in years back in March at the retreat I attended in Albuquerque - and then again in Nebraska when I taught at Handmade U. It was so much fun I haven't been able to stop and I'd love to have you join the three of us!
If you've ever wanted to hang out with my friends and I for a weekend of lettering, stitching, eating, laughing, crafting, shopping and donuts - this is your chance! ✂️🍩🖊🧵🛍🍁 You don’t have yo be an expert stitcher or letterer - we’ll show you all you need to know!
The retreat begins Friday, October 25th at 5pm and continues through Sunday, October 27th at noon. All meals are included - dinner on Friday, all three meals on Saturday and brunch on Sunday. All the supplies you'll need for every project are also included. Cost for the weekend is $380.00.
All the fun will be at my house - stitching, lettering, some other fun crafting, and we'll be wearing comfy clothes - no need to dress up! 🙌
Please don't feel you can't come by yourself - we're a gang of nice girls and you'll be welcomed with open arms! 💗 You won't be a stranger for long and I look forward to meeting all of you!
Get more details on all the projects we will be doing, more info on Jen & Amy, and sign up here https://galenation.com/…/holiday-letter-and-stitch-retreat-…
I hope you'll join us - if you have ANY questions, please email me at email@example.com and I'll answer as quickly as possible! Hope to see you there! 💗
It isn’t fall without the debut of my fall mug! 🍁 At least not for me! 😂 I went rogue and ignored #nationalblackdogday and found out about #nationalhandmadecookieday way too late so this is what I’ve got! 🎃.
Cooler weather is finally approaching (she said optimistically) and these cups are perfect for morning coffee on the porch. I did a limited run this year and when they’re gone, they’re gone.. ☕️🍁
Everyone in my Gale Gang private Facebook group got early access yesterday so they could have first dibs. And if you ordered a fall box, you got one early, too! 🎃 Because what good is a gang without perks? 🤷🏻♀️ Get early access to products and classes, as well as a fun virtual space to hang out and see lots of behind the scenes lettering action? We kickoff October 15th
Order here and let’s have coffee together:
Look at this sweet class from this afternoon! 💗 Every time I teach, I meet new friends and today was no exception 😊 This was a fun group who made some beautiful signs - look at all the awesome quotes they chose 🖊.
Our sweet treat was Gran’s Strawberry Cake from the @eunamaes cookbook 🍓 Amy Hannon, you never disappoint 🙌 (guess what I had for dinner?!)
Thank you to each of you who came - I hope to see you again soon. I enjoyed meeting all of you! 💛🍁 New fall and winter classes are headed to my website later this week - and Fall and Christmas Surprise Boxes will be back 📦 🙌 Are you signed up for my emails? Go to my website and sign up!
This week is nuts!! But I snapped a quick pic of my kitchen island this morning...a turquoise travel theme kind of came together without much planning!
My Target Dollar Spot gnome, vintage globes, a tiny car that was my Daddy’s, and a postcard from 1966 to my husband from one of the nuns at the hospital where he’d just had his tonsils removed!
You've been asking for new workshops!
These are some of my favorite events because I get a chance to meet each of you face to face and spend time with you being creative and practicing new skills!
Keep reading to get the lineup for February and March, 2019!