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This month we have a lot of news and up and coming events to tell you about
June 3rd Saturday Repeat Day
Repeat Day is an opportunity to do things over and over again. Hopefully you will choose to repeat things you enjoy doing. Pick a wide array of foods, snacks, and activities, and repeat them today. It’s a great day to repeat Quilting all day
June 7th Wednesday Quilts of Valor
On the first Wednesday of each month Q of V will be meeting at the shop.
We will be making quilts to honor are Vets. This is a very important meeting; please make sure you mark your calendar. We will also have blocks cut and ready to sew. Linda Gorman and I will do anything to help this group. We need to thanks our vets for keeping us safe and this is a small way that we can show them our thanks.
Meeting time: 10:30 AM
June 8th Thursday Friendship Day
Best Friend Day (BFF Day) is a time to enjoy and appreciate your best friend. It's a day to
honor and cherish the relationship.
June 13th Tuesday Sewing Machine Day Sale 5% off our already great piecing
Sewing Machine Day celebrates a very important invention the sewing machine. The first sewing machines were made in France in the 1830s. It wasn't until 1846, that they were patented in the U.S. What a great invention. Prior to its creation, clothes items were sewn together by hand...stitch by stitch.
June14th Wednesday Friendship Club 10am -12pm
This month speaker is Lauren Lancaster who is a Physical Therapy.
as an occupational therapist for 35years, specializing in hand therapy for 31 of those years. Lauren will be at our F.C. meeting each month she will present a 10 minutes on various subject from posture, joint protection, energy conservation, stretching, common repetitive conditions, sore fingers, neck, back, shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand stretching, relaxation breathing and ant other related topic.
Remember to bring your show – tell. We all love to see to see the beautiful project you are working on or have just finished.
We will also have blocks for Q of V so that you can make and bring back at the next meeting.
Friendship Club meets at the FATH PRESBYTERIAN Located at 56 Mountain Street, at the corner of Mountain Street and West Main, the building right next to the shop. We meet the Second Wednesday of each month, to Share Ideas, Techniques, Notions, and New Arrivals to the shop. Everyone is welcome, we love to meet new quilter and see what beautiful quilt they have made and share their knowledge and there techniques for making different quilt blocks. We are all will to learn each something new every day. We have special for members and door prizes at each meeting.
Come and Make New Life Long Friends.
This Month we will have our special Lady and great friend Lou to do the meeting.
ROW BY ROW JUNE 21ST
2017 Row by Row Experience kicks off June 21 and ends in October this is a fun, international shop hop where participants collect free row patterns from shops all over the country .We can't wait to show off this year's row pattern. You'll be able to pick up a kit to make our row, as well as chose one of our two collectible license plates for this year's Row by Row Experience -- We now have on LICENSE Plate on sale. We're also excited about this year's Row by Row Junior program, which gets youth in on the fun! The only way to get a shop's Row by Row and Row by Row Junior patterns or kits is in person. Collect free row patterns for both from participating shops through Sept. 5. The "hibernation period" starts September 6th and ends November 1st when shops may sell their Row by Row patterns and kits.
All new for Children Row by Row Junior!
Do you know a young person you would love to bring into the fun of sewing? Children can play too !When traveling with an adult, children ages 6-14 can receive a free row pattern or you can purest one in any participating Row by Row Junior store. The patterns are designed and written just for Children.
June 26th Monday Out with the OLD and in with the NEW BOLT OF FABRIC
We will be having a different kind of END of BOLT SALE just find any bolt in the shop that has less 4 yards or less PRICE WILL BE POSTED THAT DAY AND THEY WILL BE GREAT.
Make your calendar for these events
Up and coming Friendship Club meeting in July 10:00 AM
Come see Mike Flynn from Quilting Treasures fabric give a presentation on the History and Making of Fabric. Quilting Treasures is America’s oldest fabric company (since 1807) and Mike is an expert on fabrics. You’ll learn a little bit about the history of fabric, but you’ll learn a lot about how fabric is made. You’ll see video from the factory that makes quilt shop quality fabrics and see why the quality is superior. You will also see video from the factory that makes chain store fabric and learn why it is so different from quilt shop fabrics. The presentation will be about 30 minutes. You’ll also receive a goodie bag of Quilting Treasures gifts: fat quarters, a free pattern, and more! There will be a drawing for a bigger prizes also—stacks of fat quarters and strip rolls! Come learn about the properties of the fabric you’re using to make quilts. You’ll be a better quilt maker!
The entire presentation takes about 30 minutes.
There also will be a Short Bolt Truck Sale event: of Quilting Treasure fabric. The fabric will be at a great price.
So ladies this will be a Great event for all of you.
THE PRESENTATION IS FREE – BUT PLEASE CALL AND SIGN-UP SO WE MAKE SURE MIKE BRINGS ENOUGH GOODIES FOR ALL.
Welcome to part Two of a five part C.S e-mail Mystery Quilt
This quilt is for Beginner to Advance
Make 2 strips sets of A’s. Use – 2 ½ “ strips of print& 2 ½ “ of B.G for set, using a ¼ “ seam .
Make 1 strip B. use 2- 2 ½ strip of B.G and 1 strip of print
Make 2 strips set’s C. Use 2 2 ½ “ strips of print and 1 6 ½ “ strip of B. G.
If you have any question just call the shop of come in and I have a pattern for clue 2
August – Shannon Armstrong is coming back More information on this in July
NEW MYSTERY QUILT AT THE SHOP BEING IN JULY JUST 6 MONTHS
Here is a little clue your house is filled with stars, trees, love, fence and whimsical country style.
Sign up $11.00 and $10.50 a month
Long Arm Quilting by Loraine
Sewing Machine Repair by Mark Hazelden SORRY NO CLASSES THIS MONTH EVEYBODY ON VACATION EXCEPT ME !!!!!!!!
SEE YOU ALL SOON
Priscilla, Sharon and Gina
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