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Tucson Quilting Retreats LLC 

NEW!  Custom Retreats  Create your own dates and length.

and Quilting Lessons Available

Palma has opened her studio for the benefit of others by offering classes and opportunities to enjoy the camaraderie of sewing with friends.  Learn from her experiences and those of others.  Relax in the beautiful Tucson winter weather.

Retreat Studio
Sewing Station
Back Yard

2024 Retreats 


Jan 21-27sold out  

Jan 29-Feb 1sold out

Youth Sewing Camp Oct 7-11 (call Palma)

Nov 3-9

Nov 17-23

Special Longarm University Traveling Classes

Oct 25 & 26

call for details

2025 Retreats (price increase)


Jan 19-25

Feb 2-8 sold out

Feb 16-22

Mar 2-8

Youth Sewing Camp Mar 17-21 (call Palma)

Mar 23-29

Apr 6-12

Apr 27-May 3

Oct 12-18

Oct 26-Nov 1

Nov 9-15


Create your own Retreat

3-8 people, 1-6 days


   Call Palma to reserve your date at 360-798-7373


Full Retreat Stay Options

(Sunday evening until Saturday morning)


Open sewing day and night, with one ½ day small project available.  Also, there is a Mystery Quilt Wall Hanging option.  **New---Massage Therapist provided**


2021 PRICES Increase in 2025

PLAN #1     $1000 + tax (2025 is $1,100)

"I want it all."  Sewing machines, studio facilities, meals, lodging, massage therapist, heated spa, and shuttle from/to Tucson International Airport (after 2 pm on Sunday) are provided.  A day trip to Tubac (artist colony) OR Quilt Shop Hopping and lunch is included. 

  A welcoming chocolate will be on your pillow.

PLAN #2     $600 + tax (2025 is $675)

"I'll be staying somewhere else."   Lunch will be provided daily, but breakfast and dinner will be on your own. Sewing machines and studio facilities are provided.  A day trip to Tubac (artist colony) OR Quilt Shop Hopping and lunch is included.  Massage therapist is optional.  There is no shuttle service to other residences.



CALL Palma to create your own retreat 


As many as 8 people may participate.You may bring your own sewing machine and items if desired.


Each sewing station includes a new Bernette (by Bernia) sewing machine, sewing cabinet, Koala chair, LED light, and a 6 plug power strip.  There are 4 irons and boards, 3 idea boards, and 3 large cutting tables. 

Open sewing is available day and night.  Cute projects and a mystery quilt are available.   Walking areas surround us.  Saguaro National Park is 30 minutes away. 

**New---Massage Therapist provided**


Lodging is in our home, using 2 bedrooms.  Each bedroom has 2 bunk beds (1 twin over a double and 1 twin over twin) with STAIRS, not ladders (Video overview is below).  Two full bathrooms and one half bath are provided.  Indoor heated spa.  Dining is in the Arizona Room, or on the patio.  The studio is attached to the house with entrance via the Arizona Room.


Quilting Studio Overview Video

Massage Chair 

Long Arm Quilt Machine

Palma with her A-1 longarm quilting  machine

Hampton Inn located about 11 miles away

Cactus Country RV Park and Pima County Fairgrounds RV Park are within 7-8 miles

RV Quilters

Full Retreat Payment Details


     1.    A $100 non-refundable deposit (+ tax) due at booking.


        2.    60 days prior to retreat, a payment of                    $400 (plan #1) or $200 (plan #2) is                           due (+ tax).


        3.    30 days prior to retreat, all remaining 

                  payment is due.  


        4.    Zelle is the preferred payment method.                  Bank ACH, Venmo, PayPal,                            credit/debit cards, and checks are accepted.


         5.   Refunds:  After non-refundable deposit, 100% refundable until 31 days prior.  30-15 days prior to retreat, 75% refundable.   14 or less days prior to retreat, 50% refundable.       


Custom Retreats

call Palma for pricing

Important Information

You will need to bring your own sewing supplies, i.e. pins, scissors, fabrics, etc.  A fabrics requirement list will be sent for the ½ day project or mystery quilt wall hanging upon receipt of $100 deposit.

Unless prior arrangements have been made,

CHECK IN is 3pm or later

Airport transportation on Sunday begins at 2 pm or later.


Please leave children and pets at home (unless they are our grandchildren).  



Inquire regarding spouse staying with you.



We are a non-alcohol,


non-vaping facility.

Quilters hard at work having fun!  Video


and Palma

BIG RED and Palma.jpg

Arizona Room Overview Video

Sunsets are AMAZING here!


Bunkroom Overview Video

Annual outdoor quilt show held in October. 

Quilt Show





Corona de Tucson, AZ

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