Book your cruise by calling: Travel Lovers of Lynchburg @ 434-385-5192
                         2019 Threads At Sea
Join Threads Run Thru It on the Harmony of the Seas for a 7 Night Eastern Caribbean Cruise.  Choose quilting classes from Dimensional Thread Painting with Joyce Hughes, Judy Niemeyer Paper Piecing with Lori Clayton and Laura Heine Collage with Emily Isaman.

Dear Quilty Friends,
We are so excited to invite you to join us on this exciting sewing adventure through the Eastern Caribbean.  February is the perfect time to hit the tropics and thaw out!  How fun to spend the week with your quilty friends in the warm sunshine.   This is a luxury sewcation!  We are looking forward to you joining us on this new adventure.
Why we are excited: 
  • Communication about cruise from Threads Run Thru It and Travel Lovers
  • Meet and Greet with other quilty cruisers and friends
  • Threads Run Thru It Gift Bag
  • Souvenir T-Shirt
  • All Classes and Demonstrations
  • All Quilting Guests can take as many classes as are offered
  • Open Classroom for extra sewing
  • Classes are during the at sea days
  • Sewing Machines and Irons provided
  • Optional pre cut classroom kits
  • And Much More!
Projects and Teachers
Joyce Hughes

Dimensional Thread Painting class with Panels

Want to learn Dimensional Thread Painting but you think it is too hard. In this class you will start with a Beautiful Panel to Create a piece of Art! You will learn the proper steps of Dimensional Thread Painting and find it to be a fun and creative technique. Explore the various thread selection, setting up your machine for stitching techniques with free motion quilting of zig zag and straight stitching, bobbin work and crystals. See the fabric come to life as you sew and layer the threads on top of your design.

You will use Thread as Paint –sew with different types of threads and color combinations.  Learn how to create interesting texture and dimension to your quilting project. You will leave with a full knowledge of Dimensional Thread Painting and create a One of a Kind piece of Art! 


  Kit Fee : $45.00
Kit includes : 2 panels, batting, backing and all (15 spools) decorative threads

Lori Clayton
Paper Piecing 

Join Lori for the Newest Quiltworx Technique of the Month and make the Dinner Plate Dahlia. 
This beautiful paper pieced quilt is done is sections.  Each section will be covered in class so you have the tools to complete this quilt.  
Come into Threads Run Thru It prior to the cruise to use Quiltworx color program Quiltster to pick out your fabrics, or choose the available kit. 

This is a Quiltworx Certified Shop Pattern!

Kit fee for Wall Size :   $270.99
Wall Size Kit includes : 16 yds of Hoffman Batiks and Pattern
Kit fee for Queen Size : $426.25
Queen Size Kit includes : 26 yds of Hoffman Batiks and Pattern
Emily Isaman
Mini Havana Collage
Lets get creative.  Join Emily for this fun and laid back class.  We will be using the Mini Havana Collage pattern by Laura Heine.  Learn collage techniques for the background as well as for the seahorse.  
You will finish this class with new inspiration for mixing colors and prints.  This class will be a fun way to commemorate your quilt cruise by taking home part of the ocean.
Pre Fused Kits will be available for purchase at Threads Run Thru It prior to our cruise date.  
Kit Fee : $52.99
Kit includes : pattern, pattern ease, pre fused Kaffe Charms, pre fused fabrics for background and extras!
Quilter's Rates:  see details --->
Ocean View Stateroom                                    $1,999

Inside Stateroom w/                                         $2,159
Central Park Balcony

Ocean View Stateroom                                    $2,350
w/ Balcony

Guest Rates: Non-quilters
Ocean View Stateroom                                $1749

Interior Stateroom w/                                   $1909
Central Park Balcony

Ocean View Stateroom                               $2100
w/ Balcony

**Prices based on double occupancy. 
Payment plans available, $250 due at booking.
Contact Travel Lovers to book :  434-385-5192
Pricing includes all of your on board accommodations, all port fees, taxes and gratuities, quilting classes, classroom support, sewing machine and irons for duration of the cruise and on board entertainment and activities.  

Class schedules will be available at a later date with kit options.  Kits can be purchased from Threads Run Thru It. 

$250 deposit is due at booking and $250 is due October 1, 2018.  Final payment is due November 12, 2018.

Group travel allows us to offer options for classes and sewing.  Please book your cruise by calling:
Travel Lovers

Cruise Itinerary
Feb 17          Fort Lauderdale
Feb 18          Cruising: Quilting Classes Available
Feb 19          Cruising: Quilting Classes Available
Feb 20          Philipsburg
Feb 21          San Juan
Feb 22          Labadee
Feb 23          Cruising: Quilting Classes Available
Feb 24          Fort Lauderdale

Harmony of the Seas
by Royal Caribbean

For more information on the Harmony of the Seas, follow this link:  Harmony of the Seas