MOO NEWS 08/28/2013


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 12 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 September 6th.  

 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.

 
  COME AND JOIN THE Holstein Club start IN SEPTEMBER with one of the projects.  We still have room for more. Day Holstein meets the 4th Monday at 11 a.m. to 3;30 p.m and Night Holstein Meets the 4th Tuesday from 5 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. We have a number of new people starting to sew with us.  Days are September 23 and Nights September 24.  Look forward to see new faces.  


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. Need your opinion, please.

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
---Being rescheduled for another 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.  Let me know which pattern your are interested in and I will have the
5" squares cut out for you.

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 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.

September 25 - X Block class - 1 to 3:30