March 12, 2018 - In This Issue

- Yarn Department Sale & Co-op Contact Information
- New Fabric
- Third Thursday
- Art & Landscape Group
- National Quilting Day
- Classes
- BERNINA Classes and Specials
- Spotlight Item of the Week



Yarn Department Clearance Sale!

You can now take 40% off all yarn, notions, books, etc. Be sure to come by soon before it is all gone!

Interested in finding out more of what is happening with the yarn co- op? On Facebook, search for Southwest Farm to Yarn - once there, be sure to like their page.  If you would like any further info, please email Sue Maxwell at smaxwell50@gmail.com. Be sure to put "fiber co-op" in your subject line.


New Fabric


Customers have asked for bright fabric; this panel and collection should fit the bill. Every color of the rainbow is represented in this floral line. Digital printing has resulted in very intense, and vibrant color.

These fabrics are a perfect compliment to the floral panel. Your projects will definitely come to life with these colorful fabrics.


This digitally printed fabric will certainly have us all feeling nostalgic for the country life. Digitally printed, this fabric is perfect for all your home decor, quilting, or accessory projects.


Third Thursday Demo

Third Thursday Demo: What Goes Inside Matters – All You Need To Know About Interfacing & Batting
Thursday, March 15, 2018
12:30 p.m
No Charge – Bring a friend!

This month we will be discussing interfacing and batting. We will show what we have available in our store, along with when, why, and what to use for your various projects. We always have door prizes at our Third Thursday Demo’s!


Art & Landscape Group

Thursday, March 15, 2018
1:00 p.m.
No Charge – Bring a friend!

You will not want to miss this meeting! Marie and Lorrie will be doing a demo on thread painting. They will also have some examples displayed to entice all of us to learn this art.

As you can see from the photos here, it is amazing what can be done. Please bring the following: your own thread (orange, brown, yellow, and green), scissors, and a free motion quilting foot (if you have one) if you would like to start your own project – all other materials will be provided.


National Quilting Day

Saturday, March 17, 2018

10:00 AM: TLC of My Sewing Machine – What Should I Be Doing At Home?
                   Hosted by CQC's Service Department
1:00 PM: Using Your Rulers & Rotary Cutters: Tips & Techniques
2:00 PM: Trunk Show Featuring Sine Skaggs

Of course we will be celebrating National Quilting Day here at the Cortez Quilt Company! We have three events you will not want to miss. We also plan to have select quilting tools and notions for 10% off. Clearance items will be an additional 20% off.


Upcoming Classes

Paris Purse
Friday, March 16, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$29, pattern required

This ever popular cross-body bag design features lots of pockets and an easy to sew zipper top! Features one front pocket with a snap, 2 back pockets and 6 inside pockets. Tricia Hale will be teaching this class.

Pockets To Go
Friday, March 23, 2018
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$29, pattern required

Every quilter/sewist needs one of these next to their sewing machine – ours is full of everything needed to complete our projects. Use these handy organizers next to your sewing machine, on your desk, or in the bathroom to keep everything at your fingertips. Lots of pockets provide extra storage space. Sue Maxwell will be your instructor.

Classic Vest
Saturday, March 24, 2018
9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
$29, pattern required

Tricia will be teaching this classy-looking vest.  This pattern showcases a V-neck vest that skims the hip. This vest is fully lined with two belt options offered. Sizes S-3XL


Click here to see all quilting/sewing classes.



Open Embroidery
Monday, March 19, 2018
1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Bring your embroidery machine, module, and a project to work on.
If you need project ideas, we will help you find one
Cindy, Sarah and Ann will be here to assist you with your project.

BERNINA Club Exploring Foot #9
Tuesday, March 27
1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Sarah will be giving demos on how versatile Foot #9 is. Participants will get to try out the following techniques:
Freehand Embroidery
Free motion quilting
Echo Quilting
Needle sketching
Thread Painting

Freehand Monogramming Foot #9 is BERNINA’s March Special Accessory of the Month and is 25% off from March 1-31st.

BERNINA Software Club Organizational Meeting
Tuesday, April 3
4:00 p.m.

Come to this informational meeting to discover all the amazing things that can be done with BERNINA Software - the possibilities are endless!


25% Off BERNINA Presser Feet

It is that time again! Go through your feet, and make your list! Take advantage of this sale March 15-19.


Spotlight Item: 20% Off of Ribbon

We have a beautiful assortment of ribbon. Now is your chance to come stock up!

Offer expires on Saturday, March 17th at 6 p.m. You must mention that you saw this offer in the Quiltzette to receive the discount.


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