Newsletter

Happy New Year! Welcome to 2017!

What are your plans for the New Year?

  • Take a new class?
  • Learn a new technique?
  • Meet some new friends?
  • Finish up some of those UFO’s you have stashed for a rainy day?

I think I might be able to help you achieve some of these goals. I have been searching high and low to find some new classes and some not so new but great techniques.

All the classes have been added to the Classes page. Enjoy!

 

New Winter Hours

Tuesday to Friday  10-4

Saturday   9:30-4

As always Closed Sunday and Monday

Fall 2016 Newsletter

Fall 2016

 

WOW where did the summer go?

We had Row by Row, Jenny Doan from Missouri Star Quilt Company, and Country Beginnings Shop Hop. That was one BUSY summer. Having Jenny Doan come in to the shop and say “What a cute shop” just made my year!!! She was so much fun. I keep hearing from everyone that got to see her that they had such a good time.

Here are the classes that we will be teaching. Grab a coffee and a comfy chair, and read over the newsletter. A lot of fun classes are coming your way…….

 

Absolute Beginner Class

This class will introduce you to quilting by machine and rotary cutting. You will make either a baby quilt, table topper or a lap quilt. You will learn tips and tricks, beginning with choosing fabrics, to make your quilting journey a successful one.

Dates: Thurs Jan 31, Feb 7,14,21,28, March 7, 14, 21

Time: 10-12

Cost: $80.00 plus book and supplies

3 Hour Runner

Need a runner in a hurry? Well this one is for you. You will piece it and quilt it at the same time. This runner can be made elegant or fun.

Date: Tues Oct 11

Time: 10-3

Cost: $25.00 plus supplies.  Kit available.

Sashed Half Hexi

       If you like stained glass quilts, then you will love this quilt. Join Inga as she shares her love of Jenny Doan’s quilts. This one can be cut with the Missouri Star Quilt Company’s templates of if you have an Accucut Go machine with the half hexi die. Either one will work.

Date: Thurs Oct 13th

Time: 10-4

  • Cost: $25.00 plus pattern and supplies

 

Carpenters  Star Wheel

Grab 8 fat quarters and a background and you are on your way to making this fun and fast quilt. You can make a Wall quilt 36”x36” Lap quilt 70”x70”, or a Queen size 90”x102”. Great quilt for beginners!

Date: Thursday Oct 20th

Time: 10-4

Cost: $25.00 plus pattern and supplies

 

Machine Quilting: Let’s Begin

       Let Katrina teach you how she quilts beautiful quilts on her sewing

machine. In this class you will start at the beginning with the walking foot and then with the free motion foot.

Date: Saturday Oct 22 and 29

Time: 10-1

Cost: $30.00 plus supplies and kit

Sweatshirt Jacket

Let’s take an old sweatshirt (or a new one) and make it new. Grab 8 fat quarters and your sewing machine and join Sue as she teaches you how to take something that is old and make it new.

Date:  Tues Oct 25

Time: 10-2

Cost:  $15.00 plus supplies

Paper Piecing Christmas Tree

Don’t have a large space for a Christmas tree? Allergic to real trees? Well this is the best tree ever! Doesn’t drop things on the floor or need watering. This paper piecing pattern has enough paper in it so you can make one for yourself and give one away.

Date: Thursday Oct 27th

Time: 10-3

Cost: $25.00 plus pattern and supplies. Kits Available

Prismatic Star

     Join Sherida, a certified Judy Niemeyer teacher, as she shares all her skills in paper piecing. You know how I love paper piecing!! If I could take this class I would!!! A jelly roll and some background is what are needed for this stunning 64”x64” quilt.

Date: Saturday Nov 12prismatis star

Time: 10-5

Cost: $50.00 plus pattern and supplies   (Kit available $300.00)

 

 Tuffet Stool

Little Miss Muffet sat on her tuffet. Come and let Susan teach you this fun tuffet. Grab your favorite jelly roll and a fat quarter and you are on your way to make a fun tuffet. Everyone will be asking you to make them one!

Date: Thursday Nov 17 and 24561

Time: 10-3

Cost: $65.00 plus supplies There will be a kit with everything you will need to make the tuffet EXCLUDING fabric. Cost: $125.00

Fold and Stitch Wreath

Need a pretty seasonal wreath, or an unusual table topper? Come and whip up this dimensional design in an afternoon with Katrina teaching you ALL the tricks.

Date: Saturday Nov 19th

Time: 10-2

Cost: $25.00 plus pattern and supplies

Dresden Tree Wallhanging

The Dresden plate is one of the most versatile shape in the quilter’s toolbox.Here they are transformed into a Christmas Tree wall hanging to celebrate the joy of the season.

Date: Tuesday Nov 22nd

Time: 10-2

Cost: $20.00 plus pattern and supplies

Dresden Tree Wall Hanging
Dresden Tree Wall Hanging

      

 

 

 

 

Christmas Quickie………Santa Pillow

Who won’t love to get this pillow as a present OR you can just keep it yourself. Never appliqued before? Or is applique your favorite this pillow in great for ANY level.  Three snowmen cross the pillow with a bit of hand embroidery. What could be sweeter?

Date: Friday Nov 25th

Time: 10-2

Cost: $15.00 plus pattern and supplies