UPCOMING SEWING CLASSES
Pin Cushions | Friday, November 24 10:00 – 2:00
Smith Street Designs are back! These chic little pincushions are a fun “in the hoop” embroidery project that will help you become familiar with the embroidery options on your machine. We will do some tack & trim applique, some embroidery and add our backing all in the hoop of our embroidery machine. Turn it inside out, stuff it up with a filling of your choice, then hand sew the opening and you will have a neat decoratively stitched set of pin cushions. Choose from four different embroidery designs and three different sizes. Perfect for gifts for family and friends.
Class date – Friday, November 24 10:00 – 2:00
Cost – $35.00 + design pack
Star Blossom | Tuesday, November 28 10:00AM-2:00PM
Who said November was too early to get a start on our Christmas projects. The countdown is on! Only one hundred and sixteen days left till Christmas. This lovely table topper is done using our new “Tis the Season” fabric collection from Northcott. This elegant border print creates a delightful wreath around the centre star medallion. Fabric line is perfect for doing fuzzy cutting. Sew your entire top together with straight seams, there are no Y-seams to wrestle with. Do some machine quilting, add a binding and you
will have a gorgeous new wall hanging, free skirt or table topper AND you will have it done in time for Christmas THIS YEAR!
Class date – Tuesday, November 28 10:00AM-2:00PM
Sue Patten is Coming Again | March 2018
Hoop Sisters - Charmed Adventure
Hoop Sisters – Charmed Adventure
It is not too late to throw your name in the hat for our “Charmed Adventure” embroidery class. This heirloom quilt is pieced, decoratively stitched and quilted all in the hoop of your embroidery machine. The “Home Sweet Home” centre medallion is paper is paper pieced the traditional way, layered with wool batting and a lightweight stabilizer, then quilted in the hoop.
Create an amazing trapunto effect in your quilt by adding some wool batting to your blocks. With a layout of interesting, quilted squares surrounding a striking star centre medallion, this quilt is truly a finished work of art.
Choose from five different block sizes and we will put together a fabric kit containing the fabric colours of your choice. Pre-order your bolt of battilizer and receive a 15% discount. We will stitch several blocks each month and there will be homework to be done between classes. Sign up now to reserve your spot. Your attendance is important to us so class dates will be booked to fit your schedule.
Cost – $198 (includes 5 classes and design pack)
2017 Mystery Quilt Block of the Month
2017 Mystery Quilt Block of the Month
Are you looking for a brand-new mystery to solve? Sign up now to begin the new mystery quilt program we have put together.
First installment- September 2017 Your Choice of two different fabric lines.
#1. Kim Diehl Fabrics
#2 Striking Blacks and Greys
· One large fun package of coordinating fabrics
· Six monthly installments mailed to you.
· Clear and easy to follow instructions
· Plenty of time for other quilting each month
· No colour choosing headaches
· A great mysterious quilt project
· A sense of anticipation and suspense as you await the arrival of a new black each month
Finished size – 106” square
Total Cost – $175
Registration – $35.00. Balance due when you pick up your fabric kit.
Finishing Up Days
Have you taken a class in our shop and are wishing for a bit of extra help to finish putting your quilt together? Bring in any unfinished class projects on the LAST THURSDAY OF THE MONTH and spend some sewing time with us. We will be available to help you with any questions or difficulties you may have regarding projects. Please give us a call ahead of time to ensure that there is classroom space available for you. Classroom doors open from 10 am – 4 pm so pay $25.00 and stay for an hour or stay for 6 hours, however your schedule allows.
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