Moo News 07/04/2013


7/3/2013                                                                            217-245-9190

Watch the Journal Courier -- for our coupons.  This week is  25% off Rulers. If you didn't keep the coupon, just mention the coupon and we will give you the discount.

July 8 - 10:30 - 2 p.m. -- Misc. Class --If you are having a problem with a project this is the day to bring it into the show. Cost of Class $10.

Mark you calenders for the Jacksonville Quilt Show -- July 26 th and 27th at the Jacksonville High School.  Please stop by the booth and say hello.  Also stop by the shop and talk to Dorrie and Dee.

Jersey Gals Quilt Guild will meet on July 17 at 10 a.m.   We will be having a meeting starting at 10 a.m and lasting until noon.  If anyone wants to bring in their sewing machine -- you can sew in the afternoon.


THe New project for the Holstein Club started in June   We still have room for more. The new project is a quilt made with various nine patch blocks.  Stop by the shop and look at the pattern. Day Holstein meets the 4th Monday at 11 a.m. to 3;30 p.m and Night Holstein Meets the 4th Tuesday from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. We have a number of new people starting to sew with us.  Days is July 22 and Night July 23.


Moooo, Hooooo! A new Club!! 
August 3th--    It's the Cow Girls Roundup.  All are welcome.  Meeting day will be the 1st Saturday of each month from 11 a.m to 3 p.m.  We will meet  in the sewing room at the Quilted Cow.  Bring your "COW'S" (COMPLETING ONGOING WORKS).  TOGETHER WE WILL PLAN FOR THE NEXT MONTH'S PROJECT (S).  BRING YOU LUNCH, A DRINK AND SOMETHING TO SNACK ON (OPTIONAL).




RETREAT -- Pencil in your schedule for a 5 night Retreat in February.  I haven't got all the details yet.  We did have a great time last year.

July 18 - Thursday -- Caddy Pad -- Iron tote and pressing station - 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Class Fee $10.00 - Caddy Pad pattern includes directions and heat resistant fabric $17.00; fabric, buttons, elastic and batting are extra.  Familiarizes sewer with: straight line quilting; making and applying binding.

July 23 -- We will have a Counted Cross Stitch  Class -- from 1 to 3 p.m. We will have some patterns and we have a very large selection of floss.  We have ada cloth in 18 and 28 count. We do have embroidery hoops and needles.  Class will be $15.    I have some Stony Creek patterns  for the class.


Jersey Gal Quilt Quild Meeting - August 21 --

Wednesday August 21, 2013 starting at 10:00 AM Farmland Quilting is presenting a demonstration and workshop during the Jersey Gals Day Guild on their stable piecing method. The DEMO and trunk show will be the first hour or so with the workshop starting at 1PM until 4PM.  Anyone that wants to check out the stable piecing or our Day Guild is welcomed to join us for the DEMO/Trunk show. The workshop project will be piecing Storm at Sea.  The pattern and stable foundations are available for purchase from Farmland Quilting the day of the workshop. Fabric may be selected and cut in the hour to hour and a half between the demo and workshop starting at 1 PM or the class supply list will be available prior to the 21st for pick-up.

Thursday, August 22, 2013 Quilted Cow will have a workshop using their Snail’s Trails pattern and stable foundation.  If you attend the Jersey Gals Demo and Trunk Show, the class fee will be waived for Snail’s Trails. Workshop space is limited to 12; please sign-up so we are sure you have a place to sew.

 


August 1, 8, 15, 22,29 and September 5 ; Day session 11AM to 3PM: “Quilted Cow University 101” will educate the beginning quilter on how to select fabric, use rotary cutter + mat + ruler; piece easy to more complicated blocks; put blocks into rows using sashing and posts; applying borders; pin basting the layers together; machine free-motion quilting; label and binding. Six weeks of classes: class fee $60.00; purchase Quilting the basics and beyond by Jeri Simon. Prefer fabric and tools purchased from us, but not required.  Please sign up early as we will pre-order the books the 3rd week in July.

August 3, 10, 17, 24,31 and September 21; Saturday session 11AM to 3PM: “Quilted Cow University 101” will educate the beginning quilter on how to select fabric, use rotary cutter + mat + ruler; piece easy to more complicated blocks; put blocks into rows using sashing and posts; applying borders; pin basting the layers together; machine free-motion quilting; label and binding. Six weeks of classes: class fee $60.00; purchase Quilting the basics and beyond by Jeri Simon. Prefer fabric and tools purchased from us, but not required.  Please sign up early as we will pre-order the books the 3rd week in July.


If you have any suggestions on classes you would like, please let the shop know.

JULY

July 3 - Year to Crow About  BOM - Sewing  10:30 to 1 p.m.

July 3 - Mystery Club - 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

July 6  Cow Girl Roundup Free Sewing  time for your already started projects

July 8 - General Wives BOM  10:30 a.m

July 8 - Misc Sewing Projects - 10:30 - 2 p.m 

July 13 - Second Saturday BOM 11 a.m.

July 17 - Jersey Gals Quilt Guild  10 a.m - noon

July 18 - Caddy Pad  1 - 4 p.m.

July 22 - Holstein Day - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

July 23 - Counted Cross Stitch Class - 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

July 23 - Hand Quilting - 3:15 p.m.

July 23 - Holstein Night Club -- 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.  --

July 26 - 27 -- Jacksonville Quilt Show 10 a.m. to 4 p.m

August

August 1 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 3- Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
 
August 7 - Year to Crow About 10:30 a.m.

August 7 - Mystery Club -  1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

August 8 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 10 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 10- Second Saturday BOM - 11 a.m.

August 12 - General Wives Sewing - 10:30 a.m

August 15 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 17 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 21 - Jersey Gals Quilt Guild - 10 a.m. -- Demo then workshop p.m.

August 22 - 
Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 22 - Class  - Snail Trails Pattern and stable foundation.

August 24- Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 26 - Holstein Day Club - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 27 - Holstein Night Club - 5:30 to 8 p.m.

August 29 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

August 31 - Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.



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