February 6, 2020 - In This Issue
- February 1st Saturday Breakfast Club Report
- UFO Challenge - One Month Left!
- New Fabric
- Classes/Events

- Leap Into Embroidery Event
- Accessory of the Month



We always have a great time at 1st Saturday Breakfast Club, and February's was no exception. We were packed with more than fifty people in attendance!

Our trunk show was beyond words. Thank you to so many of you for bringing in your "vintage" quilts. Each one was truly priceless and inspiring. We will be posting photos on our Facebook page, as there is not room here to put that many photos. Go here to see the pictures, and if you have not liked our Facebook page, please do while you are there!



Reminder: All completed UFO's must be turned in by Friday, March 6th at 5:00 PM.

UFO Show and Tell Party
On Saturday, March 7, 2020, at our First Saturday Breakfast Club, we’ll have a special UFO Show and Tell. Bring everything you completed during the Challenge and claim your bragging rights. We’ll draw for the prizes during this party, but you don’t have to be present to win.



All of the digital panels below debuted last Saturday at the Breakfast Club. Each one is simply stunning. Not sure what to do with a panel? They work perfect for quilts, wall hangings, and even bags. We offer classes on what to do with them. (Check out the class on March 6th - Panel Pizazz... where you can learn how to make a masterpiece with the calf panel.



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.

Embroidery Club –
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
10:00 – 12:00 AM
Club Pricing. $5.00/Non-m
You’ll love this in-the-hoop project! Learn about incorporating specialty materials like cork into your embroidery projects to get successful results. We will customize this card case with an initial.

Open Embroidery
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
1:00 – 5:00
Club Pricing. $12.00/Non-members
Bring your embroidery project to work on. Linda will be available for assisting you if help is needed. If you would like to work on these snow people, be sure to pre-order your design prior to class.


Leap Year means one extra day to play with your embroidery machine! Come by now to see all of the extra goodies that will be given with the machine you have had your eye on. We will help you plan ahead so that you are ready for February 21st!




Foot #34 Reverse Pattern Foot With A Clear Sole


Reverse-pattern foot with clear sole #34 affords a clear view of the needle and stitching area. The red markings on the top of the presser foot allow for especially precise and careful sewing. A versatile, all purpose foot, Reverse-pattern foot with clear sole #34 is suitable for many forward and reverse-feed utility and decorative stitches, and is often used in general sewing projects, whether large or small. 



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