On October 3rd -- the Jersey Gals Quilt Guild will have some of their items displayed at the shop. Each month on the first Friday we would like to have items displayed for all to view. Stop by and have a snack and look at the Quilting Art. Jersey Gals we would like to have your items here by October 1st. Please be sure your names are on the items. We have a buttons --- Stop by and check it out. We have some buttons that are school related with footballs - music staffs -- these are in many of the local school colors good for kids projects or embellishments for quilts. We also have the wood shaped button for purses besides just normal buttons for tops - coats and dresses.
Second Saturday Victory Quilts and Barns is on October 11. See you then
Bev will be having a 101 Quilt Series Starting in October --- We will be making a Disappearing Nine Patch Window Pane Quilt. Will be setting Dates -- will have an evening class on a Tuesday or Wednesday nights besides a day class --- Class fee is $10 per class plus fabric - book and if you need quilting supplies. Please call the shop so we will have enough books. first three classes scheduled for October 6 - 13 & 20 --- Day class from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Evening Class from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
We are going to have a class on a large tote bag which will easily carry a 9 x 12 pan in the bottom.Scheduled for October 8 (Wednesday) at 1 p.m. Please call the shop for info. We will have a list of what is required for the class. Call to save a seat. We still have openings.
Oct 16 & Oct 23 -- (both days are Thursdays) we have scheduled a thread painting class. This will take two weeks to complete project. The class will cost $15 per week plus your fabric. We will be making a sunflower. I am getting the list of supplies together and will be available at the shop. Please call the shop to save you a seat. Stop by the shop to see the samples. This is a really neat project. We still have openings.
Mystery Club is starting a new series in November. This will be a sampler quilt -- the block will reflect something to do with the month -- either in fabric colors or block pattern. Please call to the shop to participate in this series. The cost is $19.95 per month. At the end you will have a completed top including sashing and borders. This Club is the first Wednesday of the month)
SCRAPPY SERIES -- WILL MEET --10 A.M October 6. Scrappy will also meet on October 13. We are using up our scraps and stray fabrics and making useful quilts with them. I have added more tables for the new people. Come and sew!! We have room for a few more people to come and join in the fun
A Tee Shirt Quilt Class is scheduled for October 28 and 29th a Tuesday and Wednesday at 1 p.m. each day. Still have openings.
The Jersey Gals Quilt Guild's next meeting is October 15. This Month we will be drawing crayons to have the crayon challenge for November. We are also having a Soup - Salad and Dessert lunch.
Finish it or Scrap it -- is Oct 21 at 10 a.m Monday. -- come in and work on the projects you have sitting around. Perfect time to get some help on a problem project.
Farmers Wives BOM -- Sixth Month is October 21.
Central Illinois Shop Hop -- October 10 & 11 and October 17 & 18. Stop by the shop and see what the sale will be --
Fabric which is cut from a bolt -- this fabric cannot be returned.
October 3 - Art on the Square -- 4:30 to ?? Jersey Gals will have items displayed at the shop.
October 7 - 101 Class 1 p.m. Evening Class 5 p.m.
October 6 - Scrappy - 10 a.m.
October 8 - Large Tote Bag Class 1 p.m.
October 10 & 11 - Central Illinois Shop Hop 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
October 11 - Second Saturday BOM 11 a.m.
October 13 -- Scrappy 10 a.m.
October 14 - 101 Class == Day 1 p.m to 4 p.m. Evening Class 5 p.m. to 8 p.m
October 15 - Jersey Gals Quilt Guild Meeting 10 a.m.
October 16 - Thread Painting Class -- 1 to 4 p.m. -- First Class
October 17 & 18 -- Central Illinois Shop Hop 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
October 20 = 101 Class Day 1 p.m. to 4 p.m and Nights 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
October 21 - Finish or Scrap It - 10 a.m.
October 21 - Farmers Wives BOM
October 23 - Second part of the Thread Painting Class 1 to 4 p.m.
October 25 -- Pumpkin Festival on the Square
October 27 - Holstein Day 10 a.m.
October 28 - T- Shirt Class - 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
October 28 - Holstein Night 4:30 to 7 p.m.
October 29 - Second part of the T Shirt Class - 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
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