NEW! The Strip Club:
No we haven’t gone completely crazy! But you know the saying “girls just gotta have fun”! What we are going to do is provide you with yet another way to create exciting quilts using either precut strips or strips you can cut from your stash. We will have some great ideas on how you can work with these strips in a variety of projects. This club takes place once a month. Pattern included in class fee. There will be lots of fun along with goodies, coffee and tea! Aren’t you just a bit curious? Sign up for three months at a time but can join anytime.
Date: Surrey: Thursday: Dec 10 10:00am – 11:00am
Chilliwack: Tuesday: Dec 8 2:00pm – 3:00pm
Fee: $14.95/month (pattern included)
Instructor: Maureen Goldsmith
Skill Level: Beginner and Beyond
Quilt Til You Wilt
These evenings continue to be very popular! Come in for an evening of “Fun and Finishing”. Bring in those UFOs and the staff will guide you in finishing them. It’s always a lot more fun to work with other quilters. We’ll have coffee, tea, and hot chocolate on hand and order in supper. Come to one or come to them all. Bring along any project that you want to work on. Call us now to reserve your spot as these sessions fill very quickly. If you would like to use one of our classroom sewing machines please let us know as soon as possible.
Day Retreats/ UFO Days
Would you like to spend the day in the company of other quilters, away from the distractions at home? Then you need to sign up for one of our Day Retreats. We will provide a friendly work area, refreshments and even pop in now and then to make sure you are working hard. All you have to do is bring a potluck item and a project(s) you would like to work on.
Date: Surrey: Fri Dec 18 10:00am – 4:00pm
Fee: $5.00 plus a Pot Luck item
Chilliwack: Fri Dec 18 10:00am – 4:00pm
Fee: $5.00 plus a Bag Lunch
Square in a Square Club:
Jodi Burrows wanted to find an easy way to create amazing quilt blocks so she created the square in a square ruler system. Come and learn new simple ways to make quilt blocks. Find out how simple it can be to put together a variety of perfect quilt block. You can join this club any month and learn this great technique. We make a different block each month.
Dates: Surrey: Tues Dec 15 10:00am – 11:00am
Chilliwack: Mon Dec 14 10:00am – 11:00am
Fee: $10 session
Instructors: Tom Sketchley or Diana Olson
Cake Therapy and Beyond:
We have a whole new line up of fun classes and patterns this year for Cake Therapy. If you haven’t already attended Cake Therapy, then it’s time you did and find out what you are missing. All we are going to tell you is it takes place once a month at both stores and there are NO FEES for these sessions, but there will be cake! And of course laughter, friends, coffee and tea! What quilter doesn’t need a little “Therapy”, so sign up today to reserve your spot.
Chilliwack: Next session in January
Surrey: Thurs Dec 17 – 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Sat Dec 19 – 9:30am – 10:30am
NEW! Pacific Northwest Splendor:
AKA – “Row By Row” Technique Quilt: Maureen designed this quilt using the Pacific Northwest as her inspiration. Each class offers a new row and a new technique. Drop by the shop to see the sample. This project is being offered as a monthly class for anyone wanting to sit down and stitch the row with instruction, but will also be available for sale as a pattern/kit. Kits and supply lists available. Class started in September but you can still join.
Date: Surrey: Sat Dec 12, Jan 16, Feb 20, Mar 19, Apr 16, May 21, Jun 18 10am – 1:00pm
Chilliwack: Wed Jan 13, Feb 10, Mar 9, Apr 13, May 11, Jun 8 1:30pm – 4:30pm
Instructors: Maureen Goldsmith/ Carole Hando
Skill Level: Must have basic quilting skills
Class Fee: $23/ month
Kit Fee: $25/ month
Offer Expires: Sat Dec 19, 2015