Salty Yarns Stitcher's Jamboree - Oct. 8-10, 2021

Salty Yarns Stitcher's Jamboree

Registration is Closed-waiting list only

Oct. 8 - 10,  2021....Come join us in Ocean City, Md., and take advantage of one of the favorite getaway spots on the Atlantic Ocean.  Lodging will be provided by the Lankford Hotel, located directly on the boardwalk (8th and the Boardwalk).  Just imagine an entire weekend with fellow stitchers and wonderful designers.  This is the perfect location for a get-away stitcher's weekend.

The weekend includes:

  • 3 exciting classes-one with each of the featured designers
  • All class kits & materials
  • 2 nights lodging
  • Friday evening wine and hor d'oeuvres reception
  • Continental breakfast Sat., & Sun.
  • Saturday Lunch
  • Exclusive Goody Bags picked especially for the event
  • Trunk shows from the teachers

Featured Designers

This year we are excited to welcome the following designers:

1.  Theron Traditions- Catherine Theron

2.  Gentle Pursuit - Cissy Bailey

3.  Needlemade Designs - Linda Vinson


Class:  Catherine Theron: 

This 3-3/8” x 2-1/2” x 2” piece features a charming bird motif adapted from a schoolgirl sampler. Untie the cording to reveal a needlecase with “By the sea stitching with friends” stitched on the inside lid & two wool pages to house needles.   The bottom of the needlecase forms the top of the pincushion base, which has plenty of room for decorative pins, four bead feet, & “Salty Yarns Jamboree October 2021” stitched along the bottom panel.   The fabric is a 32-count linen & the stitching is worked with overdyed cotton threads.      Stitches used include Cross-Stitch over two, Cross-Stitch over one, Smyrna Cross, Herringbone, Running Stitch, Chain Stitch, Long-Arm Cross, & Whip Stitch.


Cissy Bailey Class

Cissy designs sewing accessories based on her antique collection is also a sampler reproductionist.  She will be presenting an interactive lecture for our Jamboree featuring Scottish, English, and American samplers in her collection.  Cissy will give us research tips as she tells us stories from the lives of her sampler makers.  You will play a part in the interactive lecture and the class project will be an easy to assemble silk and linen Huswif created just for us using elements from Cissy’s antique samplers like Mary Ann Turner’s 1836 Norfolk Sampler  



Linda Vinson Class



Cost for the weekend - $490 (tax included) includes 2 nights lodging, 3 classes including class kits, continental breakfast Sat. & Sun., and lunch on Sat.  Please call Salty Yarns to make your reservation, (410) 289-4667.   A deposit of $100 must accompany registration.   If you cancel before the cancellation date (August 1, 2021) there will be a cancellation fee.  However, if you cancel after August 15th there will be no refund. 

Make Checks payable to: Salty Yarns/OCSJ

Send to:  Salty Yarns, P.O. Box 420, Ocean City, Md.  21843

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