Moo New 08/21/2013


Please consider this trip.  We know you will enjoy it, however, the shop would love to have 10 buses in to shop.
We need your help.  We do have a number of people signed up but we still need at least 15 more people.

MYSTERY BUS SHOP HOP

OCTOBER 4 – 5 & 6

TRAVELING TO 3 STATES WILL BE VISITING 10 TO 12 SHOPS.

Cost  will be $239, however, if you are a GUILD MEMBER YOU WILL GET A DISCOUNT WHICH MAKES THE TRIP $210.

                      This cost includes bus, hotel (double occupancy) and food.

TIME TO SIGN UP IS BY THE AUGUST 23, 2013  We got caught on the last trip and had to

pay the bus company a chunk of money.  Please let us know if you are going ASAP. Please give us a $50 to hold your seat, balance due SEPTEMBER 15. IF PAYING WITH A CHECK PLEASE MAKE IT OUT TO THE QUILTED COW  ACTIVITIES.

I think this trip is going to be a nice surprise.
 

Phone # 217-245-9190.

 
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 AUGUST 26  and Night AUGUST 27.

We are in the planning mode to have show and tell party -- where you bring the projects you have completed  - either from clubs and classes here and any other projects you have completed.  We are wondering if day or evening would be better.  Let's us know your opinion.

Moooo, Hooooo! A new Club!! 
SEPTEMBER 7TH.--    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).

Commuter Retreat
--- September 9 thru 12 --- 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.  Cost is $27.50.
Sign up now --- seating for 12 people.  We had a great time when we had this activity before. --- Don't be left out this time. 

September 17 -- Twisted Class -- Can be the twisted leaf or twisted spider or your choice of the new patterns.  Class fee $15.  We do have some kits available. 

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. Will be checking with the hotel to see what deal I can get for this year.


 

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.

August


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

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.

September

Closed - September 2

September 4 - Year to Crow About - 11 a.m.

September 4 - Mystery Club - 1 p.m.

September 5 -
Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

September 7 - Cow Girl Roundup - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

September 9 - Commuter's Retreat - Monday thru Thursday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m

September 14 - Second Saturday BOM  11 a.m.

September 17 - Twisted Leaf Class or any twisted pattern -- 11 a.m to 3 p.m.

September 18 - Jersey Girls Quilt Guild Meeting -- 10 a.m. to noon.  Having a demo on the Studio Go Cutter and a magazine exchange.

September 21 -
Quilted Cow University 101 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.


email -   quiltedcow@hotmail.com