Quilting Cruises-
February 21-March 1, 2020 Southern Caribbean on Explorer of the Seas.
9 Nights departing from Miami and calling on Labadee, Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao.

Join Patrick and Jean Nolte, past Editor in Chief of Fons and Porter's Love of Quilting Magazine,
for this first ever piecing and applique workshop hosted by Patrick Lose Studios.



This 9 night all-inclusive piecing and applique adventure to the Southern Caribbean includes island stops on Labadee, Aruba, Bonaire, and Curacao. 

You'll meet Jean Nolte, past Editor in Chief of Fons and Porter's Love of Quilting, and learn how to incorporate her best piecing tricks and hints into your favorite quilts. Patrick will lead you through his best applique, binding, and free motion quilting methods. The workshops are project based. 

Machines are provided by our sponsor as well as complete project kits.

Please note:  Our cruises are limited to 30 participants in order for Patrick and other instructors to have one-on-one time with everyone. Reservations are confirmed on a first-come, first-served basis. Your reservation is not confirmed until your initial deposit is received. Please call 623-414-9464 to make your deposit after you register online.


Pricing includes cruise fare, port fees, taxes, gratuities and on-board activities. Travel protection is required for an additional fee per person of $119 - $249 based on stateroom selection. Airfare, shuttle fares and host hotel charges are not included. Patrick Lose Studios arranges host hotel and and shuttle service to and from the port for an additional fee, but you are not required to use our choices if you'd like to arrange these on your own. Payment plans are available through Patrick Lose Studios. A $500.00 deposit is due at the time of registration. Final payments are due November 15, 2019. All rates are based on double occupancy. If you need a roommate, let us know and we will assist you with locating other guests seeking a stateroom companion

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All prices are based on double occupancy and valid until April 1, 2019.

Balcony Stateroom: $2614.90 per person (Double Occupancy) 
Spouse/ Non Participant: $2214.90


Ocean View Stateroom: $2224.90 per person (Double Occupancy) 
Spouse/ Non Participant: $1824.90


Inside/Interior Stateroom:$2064.90 per person (Double Occupancy) 
Spouse/ Non Participant: $1664.90



Single occupancy requests are subject to availability

Fare includes project kits, instruction, Patrick Lose Studios activities and parties, cruise fare, port fees, taxes, on-board entertainment and amenities, gratuities, cruise line complimentary food and dining, room service. Host Hotel, Airfare, and Shuttle service are additional fees. Travel protection is required. Fees vary based on stateroom selection and range between 119.00 and 249.00 dollars. WiFi service is available on this ship for an additional fee.