Crow Timber Frame Barn Art Retreats | Spring 2010

> Image gallery of the Crow Barn

> Testimonials about the Crow Barn

5 weeks of stimulating 5-day workshops will be offered during spring 2010. > View Fall 2010 schedule
To learn more, click on teacher's name (in red) for bio and class description [indicates skill level]
• Note: Independent study for self-directed students is available during each of Nancy Crow's workshops.
• Note: workshops that are fully booked are not listed below

• Week 1 | April 19-23, 2010

> Philippa Naylor | Curve It, Quilt It! Contemporary Curved Piecing & Free-motion Machine Quilting [beginning to advanced] New class!
> Claire Benn & Leslie Morgan | Surface Design: Paper Lamination Printing [beginning to advanced] New class!

• Week 2 | April 26-30, 2010

> Philippa Naylor | Drama & Detail! Contemporary Machine Appliqué & Free-motion Quilting [beginning to advanced] New class!

• Week 3 | May 3-7, 2010

> Nancy Crow | Composition: Creative Stretches [advanced] New class! Only a few spaces left!
> Carol Soderlund | Color Mixing for Dyers: Part I [beginning to advanced] Only a few spaces left!

• Week 4 | May 10-14, 2010

> Nancy Crow | Best of Sets & Variables I & II [intermediate to advanced] Only a few spaces left!
> Carol Soderlund | Color Mixing for Dyers: Part II [prerequisite: Color Mixing for Dyers: Part I]

• Week 5 | May 17-21, 2010

> Nancy Crow | Sets & Variables III [intermediate to advanced] Only a few spaces left!
> Fran Skiles | Paper Only - collage [beginning to advanced]

2010 Spring Class Tuition and Meal Plan

Tuition ($575) & Meal Plan ($195) per 5-day class: $770

• Please note: Some of the workshops have an additional fee for materials & facility usage. Each class description indicates whether there is an additional fee. Material/facility fees are due with the final payment.
No refunds unless class is cancelled by the Crow Timber Frame Barn.
• Sorry, credit cards are not accepted.
• Participants may enroll in only one workshop per week.
• Due to facility limitations, meal plans are only for workshop participants.

Meal Plan
During the art retreats, Margaret Wolf, will prepare fabulous gourmet lunches and dinners plus daily coffee/pastry breaks during each week of class. The gathering for meals also affords the opportunity for informal conversation and relaxation while allowing participants to have more time to concentrate on their workshop. > Learn more.

Reservation Information

> Spring 2010 registration form

• Registration form and deposit deadline: As soon as possible!
Space is limited! First come, first served.

• Deadline for remaining payment: As soon as possible!

• $250 deposit per 5-day class

• Deposit due with registration form.

• No refunds unless class is cancelled by the Crow Timber Frame Barn.

• Once deposit and registration form are received, a final bill will be mailed along with additional information about each class, supplies needed, accommodations, and a map.


Recommended: Country Inn & Suites in the village of Pickerington (10-15 minute drive to the Timber Frame Barn)

  • Country Inn & Suites, 614-861-8888, fax: 614-861-6381
    > Country Inn & Suites website
    This clean, comfortable motel is offering reduced rates. Please call and ask for "Crow Barn Workshop" special rate (includes breakfast). Or > Email the manager.

Also recommended is The Morgan Theater Home in the village of Baltimore, Ohio (5 minute drive to the Timber Frame Barn)

  • The Morgan Theater Home (former silent movie theater converted into a private residence - three rooms for rent.)
    Phone: 740-862-4765
    > Morgan Theater Home website (click on gallery - click on architecture - click on Our Theater Home)
    > Email
    • Full Bed (Balcony Level)
    • Queen Bed (Balcony Level)
    • Twin Bed (Main Floor - bath not adjacent)
    Discounts available for Crow Timber Frame Barn workshop participants.
    - Each bedroom has free cable TV
    - Free High Speed Internet Access
    - Kitchen/Refrigerator/Stove and all "kitchen stuff" available

Other accommodations, please negotiate your own rates:

  • Town of Lancaster, Ohio (15-20 minute drive to the Barn)
    - Shaw's Inn, 800-654-2477, historic inn & restaurant
    - Hampton Inn, 740-654-2999, clean and quiet

  • Village of Pickerington, Ohio (10-15 min. drive to the Barn)
    - Holiday Inn Express, 614-575-9900
    - Best Western Executive Suites, 614-860-9804
    - Fairfield Inn, 614-864-4555
    - Hampton Inn, 614-864-8383

Miscellaneous Information

Please let us know if you would like a roommate. We will try to match you with another participant.

Travel to and from the Crow Barn
• The Barn is located near Baltimore, Ohio (southeast of Columbus, Ohio)

• Please keep in mind that there is not a shuttle service to and from the motels to the farm, therefore please arrange a rental car or carpool with another participant.

• Port Columbus (CMH) in Columbus, Ohio, is the major airport serving the area (30 minute drive to the Barn)

Sewing Machines & Cutting Mats
Bernina sewing machines are available for $65 per 5-day class.

Cutting mats are available for $10 per 5-day class.

Formal Class Hours
Monday-Friday: 9-12 and 2-5 daily
(Classrooms are open 7 am-10 pm Monday-Thursday, 7 am-5 pm Friday)

> Click to view Fall 2010 schedule

> Click to view 2011 schedule

Questions? > Email

Nancy Crow | Home | Art Retreats | Craft Tours | Exhibitions | Workshops | Books | Gallery | Itinerary | Biography | Contact & Links
© 2002-2010 Nancy Crow, llc | Site designed by Nathaniel Stitzlein | Art Grange Studios
Notice: All images & materials on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced in whole or in part without the express written permission of Nancy Crow or the artist.