MOOS NEWS 12/12/2012
MOOS NEWS 12/12/12 217-245-9190
December 15--- Will be a 1 day only sale for the 30's Fabric -- 25% off.
Gift Certificates --- We are having a 30 days Xmas Special --- If you purchase a $50.00 Gift Certificate you will get a $5.00 Certificate free -- If you purchase a $100.00 Gift Certificate you will get a $10.00 Certificate free. These Gift Certificates are not to be used until after Xmas – Dec. 26, 2012.
JERSEY GALS QUILT GUILD MEETS ON DECEMBER 19 AT 10 A.M. TO NOON.
COME AND JOIN THE GROUP.
We will be starting a new Block of the Month in February called A YEAR TO CROW ABOUT. You might have seen this quilt advertised in the Quiltmaker. Please sign up for this block -- I want to make sure I have enough patterns. Come in to the shop and see the picture.
On February 2, we will have a new designer - Beverly Burris coming to give a mini trunk show at 11 a.m. -- then lunch and 1/2 day sewing workshop. Bring you sewing machines and accessories. Limited seating of 14 people. $30 plus cost of the book.
SHOP'S PHYSICAL INVENTORY WILL BE DEC 24 THRU DEC. 29. THE SHOP WILL BE CLOSED DURING THIS WEEK. OPEN ON DECEMBER 31.
Our Retreat is scheduled for February 19, 20, 21, 22, & 23.
I will need at least $50.00 to hold your seat by December 3rd- --non refundable. Balance of the money should be sent by January 4th.
Arrival for the retreat is arrived around 10 a.m. on first day and day leaving leave by 11 a.m.
Bring an activity to work on to get started and we will have projects presented at least one per day.
Some project will be small and others will take a number of hours.
Here is an example of what is being planned:
Weekend tote – Table runners – Mystery Wall hanging – Challenge block from fabric given to you –for charity quilt.
Cute – zipper bags in different sizes – placemats & hot pads. Probably will have more planned by February. We will also visit the shop and see what specials are available.
The Hotel is the Comfort Inn, 200 Comfort Drive, Jacksonville, IL 62650.
The Meals – Breakfast is included in the room fee – Lunch and Dinner will be catered meals which is included in the fee.
We will also, have a small shop set up at the retreat in case you need something.
I am looking forward to meeting and sewing with all of you.
Please make check out to: Quilted Cow Activities – Address 1850 South Main Street, Jacksonville, IL 62650
Please please call Bev with any questions – 217-370-1278.
The Block of the Month for the Stonehinge has started. Please stop by and take a look at the quilt.
The General Wives Block of the Month is over. Please stop by the office and get your finishing kits or any of the blocks you still need to finish out your quilt.
Dec. 15 -- 30's Sale -- 1 day only -- 25% off
Dec 19 - Jersey Gals Quilt Guild - 10 a.m. to noon.
Dec 25 - Have a Merry Christmas!!!!
DEC 24-29 - CLOSED FOR INVENTORY.
Jan. 2- Mystery Club
Jan 8 - Pieced Appliqué - 11 to 3 p.m. or 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. A really nice new technique – 1ST
Jan 8 - Eleanor Burns - Block Party - NEED 6 PEOPLE TO HAVE THIS PROGRAM
Jan. 15 - Pieced Applique - 11 to 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Jan 16 - Jersey Gals Quilt Guild - 10 a.m. t0 noon.
Jan 17 - Zip-N-Go Tote --- 11 - 3 p.m.
Jan 22 -- Night Holstein Club --- Show and Tell for Day Holstein and night Holstein. Start New Project !
Jan 23 - 10 Minute Quilt Block -- 1 - 3 p.m.
Jan 28 - Day Holstein Club - Starting new project - Tennessee Waltz.
Jan 29 - Beginning Paper Pieceing. 11 - 3 -- Evening Class if needed.
Feb 2 -- Designer Beverly Burrris - has mini truck show --lunch and 1/2 day workshop -- Seating is limited to 14 people.
Feb 6 - Mystery Club - 1 to 3 p.m.
Feb 11 -- New Block of the Month Starting -- A Year to Crow About starts -- 7 months program.
Feb 12- Weighted Pin/thread organizer -- 11-3 p.m.
Feb 13 - Paper Piecing - Intermediate - 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Feb. 19-23 -- Quilt Retreat
Feb 20 - Jersey Gals Quilt Guild Meeting 10 to noon.
Feb. 25 - Holstein Day Club - 11 to 3 p.m
Feb 26 - Serger Project -- Making a Knit T-Shirt. 10-3 p.m.
Feb 26 Holstein Night Club 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.