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July 1, 2020 - In This Issue
- July 4th Hours
- Virtual Saturday Breakfast Club July 11
- New Fabric
- Upcoming Classes
- BERNINA

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We will be closed this Saturday, July 4th.
We hope you have a wonderful & relaxing weekend!

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FARMINGTON

Currently Closed For Business
We will be back in July - Dates Coming Soon!

If you need something shipped to you, or delivered, please contact Todd:
970-565-7541
505-215-3987
todd@cortezquiltcompany.com

Todd will be in the Farmington area on Tuesdays

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VIRTUAL

 SATURDAY BREAKFAST CLUB

Join us Saturday, July 11 @ 9:30 am
for our next edition of Saturday Breakfast Club

You will find us on our Facebook page (LIVE).
Click HERE

Be sure to be there to see the latest new fabrics, patterns, samples and more!
If you miss the live event, you can later watch the recording.

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NEW FABRIC

Whether you are a beginner, or an advanced quilter, this book is a must have for your library. You will find everything is covered from how to cut your blocks to how to bind, along with tips on all the popular techniques. This great book is now back in stock!

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Get your kicks on Route 66! Check out the classic cars on the border stripe bolt - SO much fun! In classic Americana colors, you are sure to create fun placemats, bags, wallhangings and more with this collection.

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Introducing Sassier Animals, a digitally printed collection from Connie Haley for 3 Wishes Fabric. This collection features mixed media, digitally designed animals along with uproariously funny catchphrases. You can't help but love all these animals wearing sunglasses.

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"Live Love Meow" is for all cat lovers, but you don't have to be a cat person to love the fabric! All you need is Love and a Cat and this fabric to make a purrr-fect quilt for your home. Even the mice are too cute to resist!

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UPCOMING CLASSES

 

Free Motion Quilting

This is the perfect class for those of you who are wanting to learn and become confident with their free-motion quilting skills. In this class, you will learn 24 different designs, and be ready to do your own quilting!

* Offered as a virtual class - you will be able to watch over and over, plus work at your own pace.

* This is a multiple session class - cost of class is $100.00, which includes the book. Fabric, thread and batting will be an additional cost.

* Instructors: Ila Starks & Sandy Cressler


Live Classes will be Thursday evenings starting at 5:15.

You will need to download Zoom onto your computer prior to the first class.

Starts Thursday, July 9 at 5:15 pm

 

 

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Intro To Rulerwork

Now is the perfect time to learn how to do your own quilting! Ruler work is one of the biggest trends in quilting today.  We can order the rulers for you no matter what make and model of sewing machine you have.You will start to learn the basics of ruler work, and will go home with four different blocks. Cassidy is full of tips and tricks for this class.

Join Live via Zoom: Saturday, July 11, 2020
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
or
Attend the recorded version at your leisure

Cost $12.00 + Supplies

Please call ahead to pre-order your supplies. We will need to know your machine make & model for this class.

 

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July Software Club

Monday, July 13th @ 9:30 am

and

Tuesday, July 28th @ 9:30 am

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1600' Jelly Roll Quilt
Becky will show you how to quickly and easily transform your 2 1/2" strips into a fun quilt that is perfect for gift giving. We will also let people "race" to complete their top if they would like to.

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Row, row, row your... quilt! Sandy Cressler's expert notes and tips will lead you to quilting success.
+ Make 11 rows presented in order of difficulty - so your skills grow with your quilt!
+ Practice prairie points, chain piecing, flying geese, reverse applique, paper piecing, and much more.
Dresden plates, pinwheel blocks, and flying geese. Starting with the simplest patchwork squares and working your way up to more challenging applique and paper piecing, you'll sew through a cheery, 11-row sampler quilt and 2 bonus projects. Build 25 specific quilting skills such as getting an accurate 1/4in seam, constructing on-point squares, and using the 45 degree angle on a ruler.

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Are you interested in raw-edge applique? We are so lucky that Ila Starks is going to teach you the process from beginning to end. You will take home this lovely
McKenna Ryan wallhanging!

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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. Judy will lead this class.

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Sometimes you need more tension on the bobbin thread than usual for embroidery, free-motion sewing, or free-motion quilting. And that’s why you need the golden-yellow bobbin case.

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"Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine".

~ Mario Fernandez

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As always, thank you for supporting Cortez Quilt Company

&

Quilted Corners Farmington. . .

your local independent quilt shops.

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