Retreats

retreat (noun) a period of time away from normal duties…

Get away from everyday life and join like minded people, with one goal in mind – to be creative!

Birds of a Feather aims to be the number one choice in the UK for scrapbooking weekend retreats.

With plenty of fun and laughter over the weekend and an abundance of ‘birds’ you’re guaranteed to have a fabulous time with many happy crafters!

After all, Birds of a Feather flock together…

  • Relaxed Retreat – October 2021

    Birds of a Feather is delighted to announce that our Autumn retreat in 2021 will be held in the exclusive Owners Suite at the luxurious De Vere Staverton Estate, ideally located just a short drive from junction 18 of the M1.

    Like our previous retreats, this event will be run as a ‘relaxed’ retreat, with no formal structure to the weekend. Class kits, complete with comprehensive instructions will be available to purchase.

    With plenty of fun and laughter over the weekend and an abundance of ‘birds’ you’re guaranteed to have a fabulous time with many like minded, happy crafters!

    And some might say better still, leave the weekend feeling renewed and revitalised…

    After all, Birds of a Feather flock together…

    The weekend package is available in both single and twin occupancy rooms and includes two nights full board accommodation.

    Location: De Vere Staverton Estate, Staverton, Daventry, Northamptonshire. NN11 6JT.

    Date: Friday 1st October to Sunday 3rd October 2021 inclusive.

    The price for this event is £350 for a single occupancy room and £305 for a twin room.

    Please download a booking form below and return to bookings@birdsofafeather.uk.com along with your deposit or full payment to the bank details which can be found on the T&C’s.

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  • Relaxed Retreat – March 2021

    Birds of a Feather are delighted to announce that our first retreat in 2021 will once again be held at the fabulous Woodlands at Hothorpe Hall, ideally located just a few minutes from junction 20 of the M1.

    This event will be run as a ‘relaxed’ retreat, as before. Class kits, complete with comprehensive instructions will be available to purchase. However there will be no formal structure to the weekend as we know that you won’t want to miss out on exploring this amazing venue, with its beautiful grounds and ‘get away from it all’ feel.

    With plenty of fun and laughter over the weekend and an abundance of ‘birds’ you’re guaranteed to have a fabulous time with many like minded, happy crafters!

    And some might say better still, leave the weekend feeling renewed and revitalised…

    After all, Birds of a Feather flock together…

    The weekend package is available in both single and twin occupancy rooms and includes two nights full board accommodation.

    Due to the exclusivity of The Woodlands, spaces are strictly limited.

    Location: The Woodlands at Hothrope Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire. LE17 6QX.

    Date: Friday 12th March to Sunday 14th March 2021 inclusive.

    The price for this event is £350 for a single occupancy room and £305 for a twin room.

    Please download a booking form below and return to bookings@birdsofafeather.uk.com along with your deposit or full payment to the bank details which can be found on the T&C’s.

    Download Booking Form: Word

    Payment Structure / Terms and Conditions: Payment details

  • SOLD OUT Relaxed Retreat – October 2020

    Birds of a Feather are delighted to announce that our Autumn retreat in 2020 will once again be held at the fabulous Woodlands at Hothorpe Hall, ideally located just a few minutes from junction 20 of the M1.

    As previously, we have decided to run this event as a ‘relaxed’ retreat. Class kits, complete with comprehensive instructions will be available to purchase. However there will be no formal structure to the weekend as we know that you won’t want to miss out on exploring this amazing venue, with its beautiful grounds and ‘get away from it all’ feel.

    With plenty of fun and laughter over the weekend and an abundance of ‘birds’ you’re guaranteed to have a fabulous time with many like minded, happy crafters!

    And some might say better still, leave the weekend feeling renewed and revitalised…

    After all, Birds of a Feather flock together…

    The weekend package is available in both single and twin occupancy rooms and includes two nights full board accommodation.

    Due to the exclusivity of The Woodlands, spaces are strictly limited.

    Location: The Woodlands at Hothrope Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire. LE17 6QX.

    Date: Friday 30th October to Sunday 1st November 2020 inclusive.

    The price for this event is £335 for a single occupancy room and £290 for a twin room.

    Please download a booking form below and return to bookings@birdsofafeather.uk.com along with your deposit or full payment to the bank details which can be found on the T&C’s.

    Download Booking Form: Word

    Payment Structure / Terms and Conditions: Payment details

  • SOLD OUT Relaxed Retreat – March 2020

    Birds of a Feather are delighted to announce that our first retreat in 2020 will once again be held at the fabulous Woodlands at Hothorpe Hall, ideally located just a few minutes from junction 20 of the M1.

    As previously, we have decided to run this event as a ‘relaxed’ retreat. Class kits, complete with comprehensive instructions will be available to purchase. However there will be no formal structure to the weekend as we know that you won’t want to miss out on exploring this amazing venue, with its beautiful grounds and ‘get away from it all’ feel.

    With plenty of fun and laughter over the weekend and an abundance of ‘birds’ you’re guaranteed to have a fabulous time with many like minded, happy crafters!

    And some might say better still, leave the weekend feeling renewed and revitalised…

    After all, Birds of a Feather flock together…

    The weekend package is available in both single and twin occupancy rooms and includes two nights full board accommodation.

    Due to the exclusivity of The Woodlands, spaces are strictly limited.

    Location: The Woodlands at Hothrope Hall, Theddingworth, Leicestershire. LE17 6QX.

    Date: Friday 20th March to Sunday 22nd March 2020 inclusive.

    The price for this event is £335 for a single occupancy room and £290 for a twin room.

    Please download a booking form below and return to bookings@birdsofafeather.uk.com along with your deposit or full payment to the bank details which can be found on the T&C’s.

    Download Booking Form: Word

    Payment Structure / Terms and Conditions: Payment details

     

  • SOLD OUT – The Village Hotel, Walsall. 10th to 12th November 2017

    Birds of a Feather are delighted to announce that our second weekend retreat is in November 2017 at the fabulous Village Hotel, ideally located at junction 10 of the M6.

    Due to many requests, we have decided to offer a range of packages including single and twin room occupancy and day only options.

    Our guest designer will be the multi media designer Julie Taylor, whose past and present DT positions include Hey Little Magpie, The Cut Shoppe and Feed your Craft.

    Julie’s work is fabulous and her signature style combines paint and mixed media onto her stunning layouts. We are thrilled that as well as teaching two classes, Julie will be teaching an additional extra class to those delegates who chose to spend the whole weekend with us.

    Alongside Julie, Jackie, Sam and Sheena will each be teaching classes. With plenty of love and laughter and an abundance of ‘birds’ you’re guaranteed to be left with some amazing memories and yet more scrapbooking goodies, as the wonderful Hey Little Magpie shop will be on site for the duration of the weekend!

    After all, Birds of a Feather flock together…

    Details of each package can be found on the terms and conditions.  The schedules for the various weekend options will be emailed directly to you before the retreat.

    Please download a booking form below and return to info@birdsofafeather.uk.com along with your deposit or full payment to the bank details on the booking form.

    Download Booking Form:

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