Moo News 10/18/2014


We will be having a slumber sewing party on October 31 at 5 p.m. until the dawn.  Bring your sewing machines and projects.  Get to sew until the new dawn.  Bring some snacks to share.

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.

On November 5 -- we will have a class on 10 minutes table runners.  A great Xmas gift for teachers and friends.  Class fee $10 and we will have some kits available or you can choose your own fabric.
Call to save a spot.

November 8 - we will have a twisted class at 12:30 p.m. You may choose any of the projects. Call to hold a spot.

Mark your calendar for November 12 and November 15 -- we will be having a free Xmas oranament
for you to make and also you can make  for a fee a Tea Towel Apron and we are also working on another one or two ideas. 

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 -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  20 --- Day class from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.  Evening Class from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Will schedule additional classes later in month. Fabric for the class is 9 -- 1/3 yd cuts for 9 patch and 1-1/2 yd of contrasting color.  We will pick out borders later.  Still have a few opening.

 Oct 30 --  we have scheduled the second  thread painting class.    We are making a sunflower.  List of supplies  available at the shop.   Stop and check out the samples.  Maybe I can talk the teacher to have another class. 

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 21 and 27.  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.   Will have an evening class if there is interest.

The Jersey Gals Quilt Guild's  next meeting is November 19. This Month we are to bring in can goods for a food pantry. This is also salad A-L brings salad and M-Z brings dessert.  Bring your machine and sew on one of your projects.

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 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.

NOTE:  We will not be taking any dog scraps until after the first of the year.


October  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 27 - Scrappy

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

October 30 - Second part of the Thread Painting Class 1 to 4 p.m.

October 31 -- Slumber party  5 p.m. until ??????????????? Sew the night away.


November 3 - Class Large Tote Bag -- Evening Class

November 3 - Scrappy 10 a.m.

November 4 - 101 class afternoon class and evening class  Still have openings

November 5 - Mystery Club  11 p.m.

November 5 - 10 Minute Tablerunner  1:30 p.m.

November 8 - Second Saturday BOM --  11 a.m.

November 10 - Scrappy Club

November 12 -- Make a free ornament and we will other crafts available to purchase and make.
                       Watch for schedule for the different crafts.