Frequently Asked Questions about our Weekend Retreats

What is it?

An all-inclusive crafters weekend getaway.  The ticket cost includes 8 meals from dinner on Thursday to breakfast on Sunday,  all supplies for 8 instructor led craft projects, lodging for 3 nights in a twin bed in a shared bedroom (ladies only) and transportation to and from Kansas City International Airport if needed. 

The Craft Escape is a laid back relaxing weekend where you can come with friends or make new ones. You will be able to participate in all 8 crafts during the workshop times as well as plenty of non-scheduled time to relax or keep working on crafts. 

When is it?

We don't currently have the next weekend scheduled, but check back! Our last event was March 10-13th 2016

Where is it?

For the March 2016 weekend we will be staying at The Journey Home in Dearborn Missouri, just a short drive north of Kansas City.  If you live in the Kansas City area you will receive the address and directions once you are registered, parking is available on the property.  If you are flying in we will arrange transportation to and from the airport if needed.  

The Journey Home has accommodations for 22 people in twin beds.  After registration is complete you will be able to choose your bedroom, all bedrooms sleep either 4 or 6 guests.  If you register with a friend please let us know on your registration form and we will make sure you are in the same room. 

The Journey Home, The Craft Escape Location

How do I get there?

Kansas City International airport is just a short drive from The Craft Escape location, The Journey Home.  If you are flying in we will arrange transportation to and from the airport.  If you are local to Kansas City or will be driving in there is parking on property

How much does it cost?

The entire weekend is $495.  a limited number of early bird tickets are $460 and available from January 1-15th.

What will we do?

We will sew, knit, crochet, watercolor, paint, and just be creative! There will be 8 different projects during the weekend and each one will be a different medium. 

What if I’m not crafty?

If you have a desire to craft don't worry about your skill level! All skill levels are welcome! Come, learn and try new things. The Craft Escape is the perfect place to try out a huge variety of crafts, with all the supplies provided for you and instructors to help you.   The maximum capacity of The Craft Escape is 22 ladies, so there will be lots of one-on-one help for any in attendance.

What do I need to bring?

All supplies will be provided, however if you are driving to The Craft Escape and have a sewing machine we would love for you to bring your own machine to use. 

Who is it for?

Women of all ages! Come with or without friends, bring your daughter, aunt or sister! We ask that all in attendance be at least 12 years of age. The maximum capacity of The Craft Escape is 22 ladies.

Can I get a refund?

Refunds can be given up to 1 month prior to the event.  The last day for a refund for the March 10th weekend would be February 10th. 

You do have the option to transfer your ticket at anytime to another person, if the refund date is passed and you want to sell your ticket to your friend just let us know and we can change the name on the registration.

How do I get in touch with Mandy or Angela?

email us at TheCraftEscape (at) gmail (dot) com 
We will reply within 24 hours!

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