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Sampler Schools: Ackworth, Westtown, Bristol Workshop

May 17 @ 1:00 pm - May 19 @ 10:00 am


Registration Open:  Kathleen Littleton of Cross Stitch Antiques will be offering three samplers from her private collection from each of the three schools. She will be lecturing on the significance of how these three schools came to be, the history of the schools, their unique contributions to the sampler style, how needlework samplers were part of the school curriculum and for what purposes, among other topics.

The price of the class will include one fully kitted school sampler and charts for the other two schools.
Preliminary Schedule:
Friday, May 17, 2024
1:00pm Open stitch room available
4:00pm Check-In Begins
5:00-7:00pm Welcome Reception  
Buffet Dinner, photo opps, models, and cocktails. Opening remarks will be made by Kathy Mills and Kathleen.
Saturday, May 18, 2024
8:00-9:00am Buffet Breakfast
9:00-10:00am Set-Up
10:00am Morning Session Begins
12:00pm Buffet Lunch
1:00pm Afternoon Session Begins
5:00pm Day Session Ends
5:00pm Cocktails
6:00pm Buffet Dinner
8:00-11:00pm Open Stitch
Sunday, May 19, 2024
8:00-9:00am Buffet Breakfast
9:00-10:00am Set-Up

10:00am Morning Session / Workshop Concludes

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations will be accepted prior to the March 3, 2024 payment minus a $50 administrative fee. After this date, cancellations will only be accepted if your seat can be filled.
Discounted hotel rates will be made available to attendees at a later date. Hotel rates at the Woodcliff will be in the range of $200-220 per night for double occupancy.


May 17 @ 1:00 pm
May 19 @ 10:00 am


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Woodcliff Hotel, Fairport
199 Woodcliff Dr,
Fairport, NY 14450 United States
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(800) 365-3065
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