Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI

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By Patricia Belyea

Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.

Here’s a peek at the talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week. 

By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WIBy Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI         By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI

And, here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batik in front of an Inserted Curves quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.

Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks at the 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI

I can’t resist sharing my students’ enthusiastic messages from a lovely thank-you note:

~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius. 

~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you! 

~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week! 

~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life. 

~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.

~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too. 

~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me

~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.

~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!

~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure. 

~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again! 

~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.

~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher. 

Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI

I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. To learn about next year’s workshop +click here

By Patricia Belyea  Downsville WI  Everyone enjoys seeing students with their workshop projects. I like to see their smiles—showing they’re happy and engaged.  Here’s a peek at my talented students who joined me for my Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat this past week.   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI   2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI 2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  2022 Creativity & Inserted Curves Workshop with Patricia Belyea of Okan Arts, Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI  Here’s Tina Hilton of Turtle Hand Batiks in front of a quilt I made with her exciting Malaysian cottons.  I can’t resist sharing the enthusiastic messages that my gang included in a lovely thank-you note:  ~ Thank you for sharing your creative genius.   ~ What a joyful, informative, empowering week this has been. Thank you, thank you, thank you!   ~ I’ve found my sensei! Thank you for so very generously sharing your wealth of knowledge and brilliant tricks—this has been an enlightening week!   ~ Generous, kind, joyful, delightful. You and your gifts for teaching and innovative design techniques have enriched my life.   ~ What a special treat to meet you IN PERSON. I look forward to many more classes.  ~ Thank you, thank you! This week has been amazing! I have loved every moment, your knowledge of quilting and teaching style are so exceptional but also quiet and gentle too.   ~ I feel like I have entered a new phase of my quilting. Thank you for helping me, opening the door to a more creative me  ~ Thank you for an excellent teaching/learning experience + for your deep patience with your students.  ~ You have proven that you can teach “an old dog new tricks”. Thank you for being so patient!!  ~ Such a wonderful and enlightening experience. You are a treasure.   ~ Wonderful to meet you in person + hopefully it won’t be too long till we do it again!   ~ Your classes just get better and better! I’m finally feeling comfortable with the curve concepts.  ~ I am so thankful to have lucked into your class. You are an amazing teacher.   I look forward to returning to Woodland Ridge Retreat in August 2023. And I hope to see many of my 2022 gals again!  To learn about next year’s workshop +click here  2022 Workshop Gang for Patricia Belyea’s workshop at Woodland Ridge Retreat in Downsville WI