January 30, 2020 - In This Issue

- Repost - Newsletters
- BERNINA's Got Game! Event
- Thanks For Celebrating With Us!
- Happy Birthday To You!
- Call To Sign Up For February 1st Saturday Breakfast Club
- Michelle de Groot Is Coming Back!
- New Fabric
- Classes/Events



Here is the current plan to keep you all informed as we continue to work on the whole website/newsletter issue. We will be splitting into two newsletters.

News from Cortez - will continue to go be received Thursday mornings.

News from Farmington - will be received Wednesday mornings. (This week you will receive by Friday morning).


What goes better than quilting and football? Come on by and pick up your dream machine before the Big Game - you will have a fun time sewing no matter what the score of the game!





We would like to give a huge thanks to all of you who came out to show your love and support on Local Quilt Shop Day this past weekend. We are so blessed in the 4 Corners area to have so many quilt shops to choose from, and we appreciate your show of support and excitement each time you come in. We appreciate you all.



Come on into the store during your birthday week, and we will celebrate with you by giving you an extra 100 points on your Loyalty Card!

(If you celebrated your birthday already in January, please come in for the same offer).

*Valid only during the week surrounding your birthday.



February 1st Saturday Breakfast Club - Cortez
Saturday, February 1, 2020
10:00 AM

*Please bring in quilt from a different decade to show off - it does not have to be made by you. The older, the better!

*We will be revealing our new fabrics, patterns, and projects
*Bring your show and tell! You get an extra door prize ticket for bringing Show & Tell!
*We will have light refreshments and plenty of fun, friendship and chatting!
*We will have a small gift for those who attend!




We are so excited to announce that Michelle will be coming all the way from Australia to teach classes again this coming August! Mark your calendars now for the week of August 24 - 29th. We will be firming dates up over the next couple of weeks... stay tuned as these classes will fill quickly.

In the meantime, check out this article. Michelle and her Aussie friends are doing all they can to help the area wildlife that are having a hard time due to all of the bush fires.



Brighten up any room in the house with this butterfly collection. The panel will leave you dreaming of looking out a window on a beautiful and sunny day.



Jelly Roll Rug Plus
Friday, January 31, 2020
10:00 – 5:00
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
JELLY-ROLL RUG PLUS is a square with mitered corners version of the ever popular RJ Designs Jelly-Roll Rug pattern. Carry on the phenomenal Jelly-Roll Rug craze with this new unique square version. This version will still use the pre-cut 2-1/2in Jelly-Roll or strip roll of 40 strips


February 1st Saturday Breakfast Club
Saturday, February 1, 2020
10:00 am
See above for more info.


Fundamentally Fun
Saturday, February 1, 2020
1:00 – 5:00
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Judith Swain
This pattern is perfect for showing off your fabric’s good looks and fun personality, plus they are easy to make. Experiment with different trims for a fabulous table ensemble.

Beginning Quilting
Four Sessions:
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 1:00-5:00
Wednesday, February 12, 2020  1:00-5:00
Wednesday, February 19, 2020  1:00-5:00
Wednesday, February 26, 2020  1:00-5:00
$100 (Additional Supplies Needed)
Skill Level: Beginner
Instructor: Judith Swain
Have you always wanted to learn to quilt? Would you like to refine your skills? This class is for you! You will learn the entire process: how to use a rotary cutter, piecing, adding borders, quilting, and binding. This class will give you the foundation needed to move on to more advanced projects. Note: We will help you with your fabric selection, so that you can make yours according to your own personal taste.

Machine Embroidery – Australian Animal Table Runner With Bonus Koala Block
Open To All Makes Of Embroidery Machines – Your Model Must Accept Flash Drives
Thursday, February 6, 2020
10:00 – 5:00
Come embroider this adorable table runner featuring a quokka, emu, bilby, kookaburra, wombat and a koala. 100% of the proceeds from these design purchases will be donated to WIRES Wildlife Rescue ( WILDLIFE INFORMATION AND RESCUE SERVICE) in Australia. Call to reserve your space… your design will need purchased ahead of time so that we will have it here for you.

Mini-Curved Tulip Quilt
Friday, February 7, 2020
Instructor: Judy Bryan
Judy will teach you a fun and unique approach to sewing curves by utilizing the Quick Curve Mini Ruler. This class is perfect for quilters of all skill levels who want to successfully sew curves and create a fun wall hanging during the process.

BERNINA Software Club
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
10:00 – 4:00

Boxy Tote
Two Days – Friday, February 14/Saturday, February 15, 2020
Skill Level: Intermediate
Instructor: Judy Bryan
The Boxy Tote was designed to hold a Singer Featherweight Sewing Machine. It has a rigid metal frame that holds the mouth of the bag open and offers protection for its contents. This Boxy Tote is great for knitting projects, sewing supplies, and more. The pattern includes 2 metal stays to make your first bag. Approximate finished size: 14in wide x 12in tall x 11in deep.



"A work of art is above all an adventure of the mind."

~ Eugene Ionesco


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