What beautiful spring weather we are having! Hope you have had time to enjoy it.
The bus trip to Paducah was so much fun. Everyone had a great time, enjoying games & prizes on the bus, and inspired by the beautiful quilts at the show.
Just arrived . . . the new Stitch-n-Fold Blooms pattern by Poorhouse Quilt Designs. We will be offering a class on 5/24 from 1-4pm.
We received the Voyager Bag pattern by Brenda Miller. This would make a perfect overnite bag! It has handles and adjustable shoulder strap.
Starting May 4th we have a new block of the month available called Honey Bee Lane. The garden is all A-Buzz! with five of the sweetest beehives you have ever seen. This is a six month program and the cost is $24.99 per month.Call 217-245-9190 or stop by the shop to sign up.
** Last call for Farmer's Wife and General's Wives block of the month kits. **
Frivols by Moda will be on sale through Monday, 5/2 . . . buy one get one free!! These are small quilts and wall hangings and come in a collectable tin.
We have some great classes lined up for May. Following is our schedule so that you can plan to attend a class or two with us.
5/3 11 Honey Bee Lane BOM 5/4 10 Mystery Club 5/6 11 Old Friends BOM 5/7 11-2pm 20% Tote Bag 5/9 6:30-9:30pm Quilting 101 5/10 11-1 Spare TP Holder 5/11 10-2 Riptides - Jelly Roll Quilt 5/13 11-2 Makeup Bag 5/17 10-2 Stack-n-Whack Quilt 5/18 10 Jersey Girls Quilt Guild 5/20 11-2 Log Cabin Cross Wallhanging 5/23 6:30-9:30pm Quilting 101 5/24 1-4 Fold-n-Stitch Blooms - NEW! 5/25 1-4 Fold-n-Stitch Wreath 5/27 11-2 Christmas All Year - Apron 5/31 11-2 Quilting 101
We are looking for the right person as an addition to our sales team. Quilting and sewing knowledge required, and previous retail experience a plus. Contact Gertie or Pam at 217-245-9190 if you are interested.
Thank you to our customers for your continued support. We couldn't do it without you.
Gertie & the Quilted Cow staff
"Spend every day to the end of time frolicking through fabric"
"Just give it a try using the mindset that it will be fun!"
"Starting your own business is like herding cats!"