Sunday, October 25, 2009

Classes for November

Classes for Needle Felting

Snowman Ornament $20 includes kit. 1 session. Sunday, November 15, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
This little guy is really cute! You’ll want to make one for all your friends. Make this ornament in one class and get an early start on Christmas gifts.

Christmas Ornament $25 includes kit. 2 sessions. Wednesday, November 4 and 11, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.(4th) and 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. (11th)
This class is a must!! Come and learn to make these beautiful felted Christmas Ornaments. They are a wonderful addition to your tree and they make great gifts. You will learn to needle felt and wet felt while making this quick, fun project.

New! Santa Claus Ornament $25. 1 session. Saturday, November 7, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Very cute Jolly Old Elf. Stop by and see the sample. Another great addition to your tree and lots of fun to make.
New! Mrs. Santa Claus Ornament $25. 1 session. Saturday, November 7, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Santa Claus’ better half!!!!!!!

New!! Wool Applique
One session. Tuesday, November 10 or Wednesday, November 11; 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. $25 includes needlecase kit.
Come learn how to appliqué with wool in this technique class. It’s lots of fun and you’ll pick up lots of pointers and practice on a sample needlecase. Limit 6.

Quilting Classes
Fat Quarter Bag $35 plus supplies. 1 session. Thursday, November 12, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Just in time for Christmas gifts! A great bag for carrying everything. If you have your 6 fat quarters cut before class you’ll go home with a finished bag. We promise! Limit 4.

Quilting Bee $20 per session: Thursday, November 19, 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Kathleen will spend the first 30 minutes on a "skill builder" and then you can work on any project you like. Sign up early, as the class is limited to 6 people.
Sewing machines are welcome!

Beginner Appliqué $50 includes a pre-washed kit. 2 sessions: Tuesday, November 24 and December 8, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
This is the class for serious appliqué. Learn the freezer paper technique for the first in Kathleen’s series of appliqué blocks. Learn how to make bias stems, needleturned dragonfly bodies, and perfect points. Come see the sample at the shop. Limit 4

Beginner 9-Patch $ 60 plus supplies. 4 sessions, Monday, November 9, 16, 23 and 30, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
This class teaches the basics of machine piecing.  Learn how to select colors, strip cut, chain piece, and add mitered borders.  You'll learn lots and end up with a beautiful 9-patch quilt.  Limit 4.

Smocking and Embroidery
New! Christmas Redwork $28 plus kit. 1 session, Saturday, November 14, 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. OR Thursday, November 19, 6:00-8:30 p.m.
Learn the stitches of traditional redwork while making a beautiful embroidered hand towel or kitchen towel. This is a great beginning embroidery class.

Embroidery Workshop
$15 per session plus supplies
Meets monthly: Monday, November 23, 6:00-8:30 p.m. Or Friday, November 13, 12:00 – 2:30 p.m.
Join us on the second Friday of each month for stitching time and fellowship! Learn how to prepare a project for embroidery or get help with embroidery you are already working on. Each month Martha will teach you a new embroidery technique or tip to make your stitching more enjoyable.
Beginning in September, the group will begin a beautiful Jacobean leaf sampler featuring new stitches each month. Come see what everyone is making!!

Smocking Workshop
$10 for 1 session or $30 for 4 sessions.
Available sessions:
Tuesdays 6:30-8:30 p.m. OR Wednesdays 6-8:30 p.m. OR Thursdays 10:00-12:00 p.m.
Come join Martha for some quality sewing and smocking time. Work on the project of your choice and enjoy the fellowship of others. Call the shop at least one day before the session to reserve your space.
Crochet Workshop
$10 per session or $30 for 4 sessions: Thursday, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Bring an ongoing crochet project or one you’d like to begin and Jennifer will help you! Sign up each week so we know you are coming. These crochet students are having a great time and making some wonderful things. If you like to crochet come join this group!!

Knitting Classes
New! Beaded Necklace $25 plus supplies for 1 session, Saturday, November 14,
10:00 a.m.-noon.
Get a taste of knitting with beads. This necklace will make a quick and easy, but beautiful gift!

New ! The Weekend Jacket $45 plus supplies. 4 sessions, Tuesday, November 10, 17, 24 and December 1, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
The Weekend Jacket will be a stylish addition to your Fall and Winter wardrobe! Knit with chunky yarn this will be a fun project. Stop by the shop and see the sample. You must know how to knit, purl, increase and decrease.

Socks….. Getting Ready for Christmas!
Socks using the Magic Loop Cuff down $40 plus supplies. 3 sessions, Saturday, November 7, 14 and 21, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. OR Monday, November 2, 16, and 30, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Sock knitting is the perfect take-along project! In this class you will learn to knit socks from the cuff down using a long circular needle. This class will have you going so you can start on Christmas gifts! You must know how to cast on, knit, purl, and rib. 

Knitting Workshop
$10 for 1 session or $30 for 4 sessions:
Monday 6:30-8:30 p.m. or
Tuesday 10:00-12:00 p.m. or
Thursday 1:00-3:00 p.m.
This is the "clinic" for all your knitting emergencies! Get help on your project or pick a new technique to learn. For those who already know the basics.
You must call to register for workshop each week, space is limited.

Monday, October 5, 2009

Fair Rumors!

We keep hearing that lots of you have won prizes at the Fair! Congratulations!!!

We have heard Patricia Chandler, Jennifer Carpenter, Lisa Crozier, Jennifer Edwards, Jandell's daughter and many, many more of you are big prize winners.

Next week when you claim your ribbons, bring your prize-winning items by the shop so that we can take a photo to post here. If you won for a food category, just let us know so we can make a list, and if you would like to bring us some fresh-baked samples, feel free!

We are so proud of all of you!!!