Teacher Licensing - Heirloom and Beyond

Martha Pullen Teacher Licensing

Heirloom and Beyond: Essentials to Indulgences


ARLINGTON, TX  |  August 18-23, 2017  |  Sheraton Arlington

1500 Convention Center Drive, Arlington, TX 76011  |  sheratonarlingtonhotel.com


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Martha is coming back to Arlington!

We are so happy! Not only will she be there to see everyone, she’ll offer her business class, pose for individual and group pictures and have a few words for the group at the closing banquet. What could be better? Don’t miss your chance to see Martha over several days, and share in the joy she brings to our sewing world.  

Special thanks to our Sewing Machine Dealer Partner: Suddenly Sewing and Husqvarna Viking


What is Martha Pullen Licensing?

Enjoy a unique retreat-style experience that blends the love of sewing, serging and machine embroidery with friendships, skill-building and business opportunity – all gathered into one spectacular experience at any of the Martha Pullen Teacher Licensing Retreats. Then, share it with others! Whether you are creating for your own personal satisfaction, making items to sell or teaching others these valuable techniques, the Martha Pullen Teacher Licensing Retreats deliver an incredible experience and value. More...

Heirloom and Beyond: Essentials to Indulgences

This newly created curriculum is one you will not want to miss! Newly created heirloom projects, gorgeous new embroideries, clever classic creations along with wonderful in-the-hoop projects of the most current fabrics and details. Find yourself surrounded by both practical methods and ideas as you’re feeling especially pampered by the extras – both little and big, this curriculum is built around great projects, amazing techniques, loads of fun and sewing, sewing and more sewing...of all sorts and kinds! Join nationally recognized educators Peggy Dilbone, Kathy McMakin, Connie Palmer and Alicia Welcher for an information-packed session! More...

What to Expect

Plan on discovering and perfecting an entire collection of sewing tips, tricks and extraordinary techniques during your week with us. You will work on mastering your sewing skills with instruction from experts in the field, available throughout your sewing time. You will experience fun, entertainment, and laughter, all while you embracing an enormous number of sewing techniques, using great fabrics and trims and creating 20 fabulous projects...we promise an unforgettable week of sewing education! More..

August 18: Arrive at 5:00pm to set up your sewing space ("sewing nest") and prepare for the upcoming days of sewing, sewing, sewing.

August 19-22: The classroom opens each day at 8:00am, with instruction starting at 9:00am. Your days will be filled with learning new techniques, watching demonstrations and getting one-on-one assistance. There will be three optional open-sewing nights, with individual assistance for projects and techniques if needed.

August 23: Formal project presentations will end at 12:00pm, followed by lunch. The classroom will re-open at 1:00pm for a wrap-up / open-sewing time, and will close at 4:00pm. Closing dinner and graduation (optional) is 6:00-8:00pm.

August 24: Check out of hotel 11:00 AM (p.s. Original Sewing & Quilt Expo opens at the Convention Center next door)

Included in Your Licensing Experience

  • 6 nights hotel stay at Sheraton Arlington Hotel (shared with a roommate, or pay an extra $475 for a private room)
  • All lunches
  • Some dinners
  • Snacks and beverages
  • Martha will be in Arlington to offer her business class, pose for individual and group pictures and have a few words for the group at the closing banquet. 
  • 20 beautiful kits
  • Master copies of instructions for all the projects
  • Licensing notebook
  • Official Martha Pullen Teacher Licensing name badge
  • Lifetime co-ownership of the curriculum copyright with Martha Pullen Company
  • Publicity photo
  • Embroidery thread bag
  • Embroidery files in all formats for embroideries used in the curriculum (so you can use them in your own classroom)
  • Stabilizer sampler bag
  • PDF files of all curriculum instruction sheets
  • VIP General Admission 3-Day Pass to Original Sewing & Quilt Expo (August 24-26)
  • and more, of course!

A $300 deposit is due at the time of Registration. Your credit card will then be charged in three $900 installments prior to the program date. Any additional fees such as hotel room modifications, will be included in your final payment. Installments are typically due 120-days, 90-days and 30-days prior to the event start date.

Cancellation Policy
All cancellations must be in writing and the postmark date or email date will be used to determine any refunds that apply.

Cancellations before the second installment payment date require a cancellation fee of $150 being withheld from any refund. Cancellations after the second installment payment date require a cancellation fee of $300 being withheld from any refund.

Cancellations after the final installment date will not receive a refund but will receive all kits, curriculum, etc given to the students during the licensing. A refund will be issued for any applicable add on charges i.e. private room, extra nights or upgrade, provided those charges have not been incurred.

Waiting List
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Contact Information

Call 256-655-3090 or 256-273-0360 ext. 19002, or email angela.jones@fwmedia.com

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