Thursday, May 31, 2007

June 2007 Newsletter


Q: How long has it been since you last visited?
A: Too Long! Come see what's new!
What's Happening In June
Friday & Saturday June 1st - 2nd
Stitching Depot will be CLOSED. Visit us at the "Stars Over Abilene Regional Quilt Show", Abilene Civic Center 100 N 6th Street, Abilene, Texas. Complete show details can be found at: http://www.abilenequiltguild.org/quiltshow.html
Friday June 8th 10:30am - 2:30pm
"Ohio Star Spangled Table Runner" - Just in time for Indepenence Day! This simple table runner will be a fun 1 day project. Pattern is included FREE! See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Class%20Samples/S5000630.jpg
Saturday June 9th 11am - 3pm
"Delectable Mountains" - Using Eleanor Burns' simplified method you can make your quilt full size or miniature. The book includes an acrylic template for both sizes. Receive a discount when you purchase the book at the same time as the class fee. See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Class%20Samples/S5000631.jpg
Wednesday June 13th 10:30am - 3:30pm
"Bargello" - In this 5 hour class you will learn how to piece, cut apart and repiece the BEAUTIFUL strips that make the Bargello quilt. This is a fun technique and we will have a great time. Choose the size quilt you want to make. You'll be amazed by the results!!! See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Other/bargelloquilt.jpg
Thursday June 14th 10:30am - 2:30pm
"Delectable Mountains" - Using Eleanor Burns' simplified method you can make your quilt full size or miniature. The book includes an acrylic template for both sizes. Receive a discount when you purchase the book at the same time as the class fee. See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Class%20Samples/S5000631.jpg
Saturday June 16th 10:30am - 2:30pm
"Ohio Star Spangled Tablerunner" - Just in time for Indepenence Day! This simple table runner will be a fun 1 day project. Pattern is included FREE! See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Class%20Samples/S5000630.jpg
Thursday June 21st 10:30am - 2:30pm
"Sew Easy Geese" - Sew Easy Geese is an awesome quilt that looks as if you spent months piecing all those triangles. Actually, this pattern whips up in a hurry as you make multiple geese. Pull from your scrap bag and create a quilt that will impress even yourself! Yes, this really is SEW EASY! See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Class%20Samples/SewEasyGeese_a.jpg
Friday June 22nd 6pm - 10pm
"Pajama Pants Party" - This class is for the young and the young at heart. We will make a pair of Pajama Pants and a pillowcase to match. We might also get started on a carry-all bag! Bring your favorite CD - We'll provide the popcorn and sodas!! This will be a fun Friday night party! See a sample by clicking this link: http://i134.photobucket.com/albums/q101/stitchingdepot/Other/pajamapant.jpg
Quilting Tip: Drill or punch a small hole in the cap of an old prescription medicine bottle. Screw the cap back on the bottle and Voila! A place to put your dull and broken needles instead of throwing them loosely in the trash can.