Brisbane Quiltworx Experience with Siska

Brisbane Quiltworx Experience with Siska

14 – 20 February, 2022
Are you interested in learning the art of Judy Niemeyer Foundation Paper Piecing? Always wanted to do a foundation paper piecing quilt and found the thought too daunting?

This is a fully guided tour with Jacky as your host and Siska Dart as your Tutor

This is the retreat for you. Siska is a Certified Quiltworx Instructor with many years experience and will help guide you through the steps to get those perfect finishes.

Siska has tutored classes in Australia, Jakarta and Singapore.

Note from Siska:-

I love to celebrate colour and light in fabric, especially batiks to produce designs that I find beautiful, evoke emotion and give me great delight. I am passionate about the feeling and love I get from sharing my special tips and tricks while guiding students, so they can produce stunning results using the Quiltworx techniques and patterns.

Come and join our Brisbane Retreat, it will be great fun. The finished project will be approx 75” x 75” quilt You can pay for this trip in 2 instalment – the last one being due 01 December, 2021. This will be a retreat you will never forget. Be quick to get in before it sells out. Positions are strictly limited.

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You can pay for this trip in 2 instalments and have until 01 December, 2021 before your final instalment is due. This will be a trip you will never forget. Be quick to get in before it sells out. Positions are strictly limited.

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Your 7 day Quiltworx Experience Price Includes:-

Welcome Dinner with glass of wine or beer

❖6 intensive working day with your tutor / tutors

❖Morning tea/ lunch / afternoon tea / unlimited tea & coffee on work days

❖All fabrics needed to make your project (this does not include “Requirement List” supplied to you by your tutor OR shopping day out for specialty things needed to produce your project.

❖Access to Wacky Jacky’s website fabric shop at special VIP discounted rates **

❖Pop up shops at Retreats

**So you don’t miss out on fantastic buys from our shop in Bali – Wacky Jacky’s will provide you with a “50% off all fabric products” Coupon to spend on our website and your ordered fabric will be available on your arrival at Venue – here are the prices after discount:-

❖100% cotton batik per metre $11.00

❖Jelly rolls and Layer cakes $27.50,

❖Charm packs $7.50

❖Honey buns $16.50

❖Widebacks per metre $22.00

❖Rayon Fabric per metre $7.50

Not Included in your 7 day retreat:-

❖Accommodation – retreat rates below – you may want to stay with a family member or friend in Brisbane


❖Transfer from and to hotel

❖Sewing machine – available for hire at $100 for 7 days

All retreats start on a Monday morning and finish on a Sunday afternoon.

It is advisable to book into your accommodation for the Sunday prior to the start of your retreat – as we

will have a Welcome dinner on this night – which is included in the price.

The hotel we are conducting these retreats is:-

Brisbane International Virginia, Cnr Zillmere and Sandgate Roads, Virginia, Qld

Phone: 3265 7066

If you are wanting to stay at the above hotel, we will supply you with a coupon number, and you can book direct with the hotel but you will receive the group discount price as below:-

❖Queen Room $125 per night (1 Queen Bed)

❖Executive King Room $145 per night (1 King Bed) newly refurbished

❖Twin Room $135 per night (1 Queen + 1 Single) – can accommodate 3 guests if they are willing to share a bed

❖Optional breakfast – continental buffet for $15pp, or hot buffet at $20pp


Prices for your 7 Day Quiltworx Experience:


14 – 20 February, 2022 Brisbane


$1990.00 per person

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You’ll need to pay two easy instalments for your retreat.​

2nd and final instalment due 01 December, 2021

Cancellation Policies:

Days prior to Retreat:Cancelation charge:
365 days or more$200 administration fee
121 – 365 daysDeposit Amount
76 – 120 days30% of total fare 
75 – 31 days50% of the total fare 
Less than 30 daysTotal Fare

​Depending on the reason for your cancellation, you may be able to reclaim these cancellation charges (less any applicable excess) under the terms of your travel insurance policy. Claims must be made directly to the insurance company concerned.

Corona Virus Cancellation Policy:-

Wacky Jacky’s is not prepared to cancel any retreats or to refund monies due under my cancellation Policy due to Covid 19, but on the other hand would be happy to transfer over monies paid for this year’s retreat to 2021 or 2022 retreats. Any retreats that cannot be held in Bali or Java in the 2020 or 2021 retreat season will be postponed to later dates and you will be provided with a list of dates to choose from. No monies will be refunded but instead will be transferred over to your chosen dates. This cancellation policy supersedes the my standard date Cancellation Policy.

The Company reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time without prior notice. In the event that any changes are made, the revised terms and conditions shall be posted on this website immediately. Please check the latest information posted herein to inform yourself of any changes.

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Travel Insurance:

IMPORTANT: Wacky Jackys does NOT supply travel insurance. We HIGHLY RECOMMEND you get travel insurance that best suits your individual requirements.Wacky Jacky’s also recommends that you purchase your insurance on booking your retreat.

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