Pie Camp November 2014

Kate McDermott, Creator of Art of the Pie
November 6-10, 2014

The Ultimate Pie Making Experience

Pie Camp

Thursday, November 6 through Monday, November 10
at The Quintessa on Whidbey Island, WA.
5 Days of Gathering, Baking, Learning, and Sharing

Pie Camp attracts pie lovers from all over the country who enjoy getting their hands in dough, baking pies and sharing laughter, stories and recipes. Whether you are a pie expert or a beginning pie maker, Pie Camp meets all levels of experience. During this 5-day culinary retreat, Kate will share with you her skill, secrets, recipes, and deep love of pie making.

Our focus for the November 2014 Pie Camp will be seasonal apple, cranberry, pumpkin, pecan, mince, and savory pies.

Pie Camp will be full of butter, flour, lard and love!

Art of the Pie Camp, May 2014, Whidbey Island, WA

Art of the Pie Camp, May 2014, Whidbey Island, WA

“Best Gift EVER!”
“Most fun I’ve ever had!”
“Learned so much!”
“Never want to go home!”
“I’m coming again!”


Arrive 3-5pm and check in at The Quintessa
Settle In and Meet Pie Folk from Across the Country
Opening Dinner


Dough Dough Dough (Demonstration Session)|
Pie Art: Edges, Flutes, Lattice and More
Mini Pies
Savory Fillings
Mince Pie Demonstration (Demonstration)
Free Time
Gather for Recipe Exchange


Let’s Dough It
Savory Pot Pies
Crafts, Beach Walk, Free Time or Optional Field Trip to Langley
Lunch on your own in Langley
Ice Cream Making (Demonstration Session)
Saturday Night at the Movies: “Waitress”


Breakfast & Aprons With Strings Attached
Fruit Fillings & Thickeners (Discussion)
Make & Bake Session (Full Pies)
Hand Pies
Crafts, Beach Walk, Free Time
Gather for Pie History & Stories


Gather Your Freshly Baked Pie
CheckOut From The Quintessa 11AM
Farewell and Travel Safely

*Schedule is Subject to Change

What’s Included:
Most All Meals: Breakfasts, Lunches* and Catered Dinners by Chef Vincent Natress (wine included at dinners)
Saturday Lunch is on your own in Langley!
4 Nights Lodging at The Quintessa (shared accommodations)
Baking & Demonstration Sessions, Equipment, Supplies and Tools
Plus the option to explore the beautiful seaside village of Langley, WA.
Yours to keep will be recipes, a pie pan, a rolling pin, an Art of the Pie Apron, plus new friends and many wonderful memories.


What to Bring:
An apron that has a story,
A pie recipe to share,
And a smile…that’s the most important thing!

What’s Not Included:
Transportation to and from The Quintessa, Clinton, WA.

Limited to 15 Campers

Pie Camp November 6-10, 2014

Cost: $1395**

50% of your registration is refundable if cancelled by September 6, 2014.
No Refund on cancellations after September 6, 2014.
This is non-negotiable.

Additional Information
Tickets are transferable with written notice via email (artofthepie at gmail dot com) to the event coordinator.

Pie Camp May 2013, Whidbey Island, WA

Pie Camp May 2013, Whidbey Island, WA

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  1. alaine granda says

    I would love to attend your class in the San Francisco area! Any thoughts of having a class in this area? Please let me know.

    • says

      I was just teaching the Bay Area including San Francisco during March and April of 2014. Now I’m starting the planning for the next CA workshops which will be in the Santa Barbara area during 2015. Be sure to join the mailing list for updates and news!

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