Thursday, July 30, 2015

Designer Retreat

I’m baaack…from’s Designer Retreat at Camp Asbury on Silver Lake in beautiful Perry, NY. We covered so much information that my head is still spinning.

This was our daily view. The weather was perfect and breezy. It made it hard to stay focused.

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Day 1

  • Introductions
  • Networking workshop
  • Dessert reception

Day 2

  • Time management workshop with Nancy Dill photo
  • Book publishing with Judith McCabe
  • Video making workshop with Barb Sackel
  • Marketing workshop part 1 with  Nancy Dill
  • Group brainstorming session

Day 3

  • Business 101 workshop with Nancy Dill
  • Revealing your creative style exercise with Barb Sackel
  • Social Media workshop with Reeze Hanson
  • Group brainstorming session
  • Evening Zentangle workshop

Day  4

  • Working with fabric companies by Patti Carey
  • Designing for the market workshop with Barb Sackel
  • Marketing workshop part 2 with Nancy Dill
  • Group brainstorming session

And sooo much more……networking, laughing, creating, working, walks, swimming

An amazing group of very talented designers


left to right ~ front to back

Bucket List - Niagara Falls

Of course I had to hop over and see Niagara Falls on my way home. AMAZING!!

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Get ready for next year’s workshop - August 3-7th

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beaquilter said...

glad you enjoyed it, I thought about going, but just can't get away from the is your next step to publish a book?? I've been turned down by martingale TWICE now, discouraging... said...

Seems like you had a great time. Thanx for the list of all the other ladies. L

Tina Dillard said...

It was nice to meet you at the Retreat, look forward to see you in Houston and possibly next August for next years retreat.