Finances keeping you away from the retreat? We can help. Every year at the retreat, we have a raffle; and at the retreats and Frolics we have Freebie Tables monitored by Shawn, our “ScholarSheep” bank – people take items from the freebie table, and drop a donation into Shawn. Full and partial scholarships are available! Read More
This is a FINAL list of classes. Registered guests will be emailed a sign up form. Wait lists will be maintained. (Updated 6/16/16) Register for the retreat here or learn more about it! Schedule Download a PDF of the schedule Full Class Description List with materials and fees List of Classes Read More
Our Frolic is coming up March 21 – you can sign up today, or contact us if you’re interested in teaching or selling at the event! And our retreat returns to Arrowhead Ranch June 26-28! We’ll allow arrivals Thursday night and classes will start on Friday morning, ending Sunday at noon. We hope you Read More
Time to share more photos of our new venue for the retreat! There’s a wide variety of cabins available – this just shows some of the unique features in a few of them!
We are so excited about the retreat this year that we nearly couldn’t contain ourselves until we signed the contract! When: June 13-15, 2014 Where: Arrowhead Ranch Conference Center, Lake Arrowhead, CA Arrowhead Ranch has cabins featuring real beds and private bathrooms, and come in different configurations that can accommodate between 2 and 7 people. Read More
John and I started the Griffin Dyeworks Fiber Retreat because there was nothing else for small fiber groups in Southern California at that time. There were several Northern California conference and workshops, but not here. There were large conferences held around the state, but they were more formal and less hands-on. These many years later, Read More
Our ninth retreat was two weekends ago, and I’m sure you’re all in the same boat as me – still processing everything you learned, uploading (and tagging!) photos, and maybe unpacking. Bjo put it best when she wrote on our email list: Wow! Our 9th Fiber Retreat was absolutely fabulous! It was very high energy, Read More
Thanks to the generosity of our Frolic and Retreat guests, every year we offer one or two full or partial scholarships for our three day Retreat weekends! Click here to download the form – it’s due by April 15! Our three day retreat is a great deal at $300.00, which includes your room, board and Read More