December News from MSQCo.
Merry Christmas! What a season we have had already... Boxes and boxes are arriving from my market purchases and we are ready with all kinds of fun for the snowy season. Stop in and see our 12 Days of Christmas table filled with great gifts and stocking stuffers.
Congratulations to the Mini Charm Challenge Winners!! Your choice for Grand Prize winner goes to Misti Andersen for her stocking with the mini paper pieced star. Second place is awarded to Alisa Cass for her creative Santa wall hanging. Awards for 3rd and 4th place were also given to Roxanne Cyr and MaryAnn Jetvig. Congratulations Ladies!
Classes Coming Soon:
Quilt-As-You-Go with Minkee class has room for one more person. Class is free with purchase of kit from our store. The two pattern options are shown below.
Class: Monday, Dec 21st. 10-5 pm.
Bring your lunch, machine, thread and walking foot if you have one.
SEWAPALOOOOOOZA! with Bernina Educator from Texas, Kathy Shalda. Friday, January 15 and Saturday, January 16. You will not want to miss out on this fun time playing with a variety of machines including the Bernina Embroidery, Sewing Machines and Sergers. We provide all materials needed for each project so early sign up is key. Class fee includes: Kits for all projects, Bernina goodie bags, lunch and snacks. $89/day before 12/28, $99/day after 12/28. Sign up for both days and save $30 on class fee. Chocolate and Coffee (or Tea) is the theme... So you know we'll have some fun treats! Bring a friend and come play with us- Space in each session is limited so call today!
Classes & Clubs:
Birthday Club: New Session starting in January 2016- Sign up today for your birthday month. We have had a fun time this year making one block a month for each other. Don't miss out!!
Beginning Quilting Class- A great refresher if you've been quilting for a while or if you are new to quilting and desire to learn the basics. We teach formulas for figuring out all kinds of quilting blocks. The Spring 2016 BQ Session starts on Tuesday, February 2nd- runs for 12 weeks.
AM class: Tuesdays from 10am - 1pm
PM class: Tuesdays from 6pm - 9pm
Software Club starts January 27, 12:30-1:30 Software classes for 2016 will be expanding and growing our knowledge of Bernina's Software 7.
F.W.Y.S. Club (FINISH WHAT YOU STARTED)- On Fridays each month we have staff available in our classroom to help you finish those projects that have been hanging over your head. Call ahead and let us know you are coming as space is limited and machines are spoken for quickly. Cost: $10 for classroom use and an extra $5 if you need to use our machine.
Pre-Cut Pot Luck starts January 29th- We will meet the last Friday of each month @ 5:30 pm for a bite and a fun and easy project using precuts! Bring your favorite snack to share and join in the fun.
New from Market: Millefoire Quilt Along from Katja Marek's book The New Hexagon. There a lot of options in this monthly English Paper Piecing Club. Come to the first class and see what it's all about then choose your project. Class Fee: $20 will be applied to your first purchase for the class materials. First Session: January 21 am and pm classes available. Sign up today!
New Blocks of the Month:
RIVER ROCK (Neutrals) or RADIANT REFLECTIONS (Brights) 77.5" x 88"
Coming in January - $31.50/month with $30 registration fee due at sign up. Please let us know as space is limited in each colorway. We got our shop kits in and the batiks are gorgeous!! Cannot wait to start on this.
Up for a New MYSTERY "Quilter's Legacy" from Moda and Border Creek Station? The fabric Mon Ami is designed by Basic Grey. You will love the soft creams, greys and greens. Kits available end of November. $8/month
New in the Store:
So many new things... Here are a few highlights!
Felt Wall Hanging Kits- all inclusive, take and make projects are great for gifts and travel.
Hoffman Placemat Kit- pre-cut kit makes 4 placemats. Another great gift idea suitable for even the new sewist.
A great Quilt-As-You-Go Dresden Tree Skirt, Winter Memories Applique Quilt Pattern, Fold and Stitch Wreath Pattern can be also used as a candle mat. Gorgeous Hand Carved Seam Rippers- exclusive to our store!
Yard cuts and bolts of Kaffee Fassett and Tula Pink
Moda Primitives Flannel, Moda Colette pre cuts and bolts, Puppy prints
Remington Guns! Western! More Moda Grunge!!
We just got in a box of batiks that are too new to have photos for so stop in and see them. Oh! And a few new kits... Don't miss this one by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts!
From all of us at Main Street Quilting Company- We wish you the Merriest of Christmases and a Happy and safe New Year!