Tuesday, February 28, 2012

March Newsletter

·         “Everything’s Coming Up Roses” Block Of the Month begins March 1st – 3 kits left! 
* This is not the actual color combination we are doing- this is just an example of what blocks are in the quilt *                                                                
 March Lotto Block will be ready for purchase for $1.50 on March 1st, which is an adorable 3-leaf clover.  Be sure to come in and get yours early before they sell out.

·        * The winner of February Lotto block winner to be announced on March 1st…stay tuned!  If you still have the February Lotto block to turn in, please do so by Wed Feb 29th.

·        * The NEW awesome Needle Punch needles are IN!  (these are the ones that the needle punch instructor demo’d in class).  There is also some fun new Needle Punch patterns now IN!

Class info:
Sat. Mar 10th, 10am-3pm
X-Block Penelope Quilt Class
Instructor:  Cathie Orr
Supplies (list will be provided)
Class fee: $25.00

Tues, Mar 13th, 1pm-3:30pm
Beginning Applique class (back by popular demand)
Instructor:  Mary Flury
Supplies (list will be provided)
Class fee:  $10.00

Tues, Mar 13th, 6pm-7:30pm
Beaded Earring Making class
Instructor:  Holly Cox
Supplies:  none
Class fee:  $25.00

Thu, Mar 15th, 5:30-7:30
Greeting Card Making class
Instructor:  Judi Vrieling
Supplies:  Scissors & adhesive
Class fee:  $15.00

Sat, Mar 17th, 10am-3pm
Turning Twenty Quilt Extravaganza
Group Leader:  Arlene Perrine
Supplies:  20 fat quarters & pattern book & sewing buddy!
Class fee:  $10.00
·         Lunch, snacks & prizes will be provided!
·         Be prepared for a fun day of sewing, laughing, eating and camaraderie!
·         This is an excellent class for a beginning quilter or for those of you (that would be 95% of you!) who have no idea what to do with your fat quarters you’ve been stashing all these years)
·         Here is a sample of what 20 fat quarters can make for about $50:

Tues, Mar 20th, 1:30-3:30
Knitted Block of the Month class
Instructor:  Myrna DeHaas
Supplies: list will be provided
Class fee:  $10.00

Wed, Mar 21st, 5:30-9pm
Shaggy Chic Rug class (back by popular demand)
Instructor:  Cathie Orr
Supplies: List will be provided
Class fee:  $20.00

Sat, Mar 24th, 1pm-3pm
Embellished Recipe Book Class
Instructor:  Judi Vrieling
Supplies: List will be provided
Class fee:  $15.00

Mon, Mar 26th, 6pm-9pm
Chenille Rug Making class
Instructor:  Jody Hoogland
Supplies: list will be provided
Class fee:  $10.00
·         In this class you will learn how to make your own inexpensive Chenille instead of buying Chenille at $18.99+ per yard!

Wed, Mar 28th, 1pm-4pm
Towel Purse class (adorable!)
Instructor:  Arlene Perrine
Supplies:  2 kitchen towels, 1 set of purse handles, pattern
Class fee:  $10.00
**Look what you can make using TWO kitchen towels!

Sat, Mar 31st, 10a-3pm
Strip Ironing Board Cover class
Instructor:  Sandy Blankenship
Supplies:  list will be provided

We look forward to seeing you here at Home Grown Quilts!