September 10, 2020 - In This Issue

- Saturday Breakfast Club Live From Cortez & Farmington
- Third Thursday Demo
- Blocks Without Borders (Art & Landscape Group)
- Want 50 Extra Loyalty Points?
- Tutorial: How To Care For Your Cutting Mat
- New Digital Panels
- UPCOMING CLASSES - Join Us From Wherever, Whenever!



Tuesday - Saturday
10:00 - 5:00

We are excited to say we are back! Be sure to stop in to see us!
New Fabric
New Thread Collections & Notions
and More!




Join us Saturday, September 12th @ 9:00 am for our next edition of Saturday Breakfast Club! You will find us on our Facebook page (LIVE).
Click Here to find us!

Live From Cortez & Farmington!


Yes, we realize that this date is the second Saturday…. We hope this weekend you are out enjoying the last hurrah of summer. Happy Labor Day Weekend!

 Be sure to watch us to see the latest new fabrics, patterns, samples and more! If you miss the live event, you can watch the recording at your convenience.

 We will have a special guest speaker! Virginia Robertson, fabric & pattern designer extraordinaire, will be there to tell us all about her latest design.


You also won't want to miss out on our door prizes!



Thursday, September 17, 2020
12:30 pm
Facebook LIVE Event
Click Here to go to our Facebook page.

Door Prizes are back! Be sure to watch the Live Demo, or the recorded version. You have until Sunday, September 20th at 10:00 pm to leave a comment to be eligible to win.




Thursday, September 17, 2020
1:00 pm
Virtual Meeting on Zoom

September Agenda

• Show and tell -  completed projects.

• Presentation from Janet Huffman on color values in a recap from a course she is attending with Katie Pasquini-Masopust. This is a creative learning opportunity on the nuances of monochromatic/ achromatic adaptations of photos. Have your color wheel handy with a grey scale chart. **CQC has these for sale if you need one.

• Reveal of our September challenge work " Free for All" or whatever your creative heart desires! 

• Determine next challenge subject.

• Discussion re: meeting outside for October meeting

• Follow up on Cortez Cultural Center exhibit - Lou Ann Ball

• Update from Aimee on CQC happenings


Aimee King is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: Blocks Without Borders

Time: Aug 20, 2020 01:00 PM Mountain Time (US and Canada)


Join Zoom Meeting



Meeting ID: 978 7538 3674

Passcode: BWOB



Would you like 50 extra loyalty points on your card?

This is for any customer, regardless of where you live! You can attend our virtual classes either live, or watch on demand. From anywhere, anytime!
Stay tuned... we finally have figured out how this virtual thing works... and have lots of plans for you!

All you have to do is let us know what virtual classes you are interested in taking!

Here are the ways to let us know your ideas:

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Your cutting mat is one of the most basic tools that you need for quilting. Here is a great tutorial for taking care of and even extending the life of yours.
Click HERE to see tutorial.

Thank you to the National Quilter's Circle for the great tips!



These spectacular digital panels are here waiting for your special touch.



Join us for a class... from wherever and whenever you want! (And in your jammies if you want!
Classes are offered live on Zoom or recorded so that you can watch at your convenience!

We will be adding more virtual classes over the next few weeks!

Free Motion Quilting
Ongoing Class - Call for more info

BERNINA Software Club
Monday,September 7
Tuesday, September 22
9:30 am

Quilting Row by Row
September 9 - November 18

Live on Zoom, or On Demand
Instructors: Sandy Cressler & Ila Starks
$100 + Supplies
Skill Level - Confident Beginner
Grow your skills, row by row! 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. Dresden plates, pinwheel blocks, flying geese, prairie points, chain piecing,  reverse applique, paper piecing, and much more.

September 15, 2020
Embroidery Club Sassy Stripe Bag
Morning Class

This zipper bag is finished all in the hoop using an embroidery machine with one hooping. The front features a zipper; the back an extra pocket and the lining is completely finished in the hoop, with no raw edges or exposed seems inside. Adding a strip of cork makes this bag extra fun.

September 15, 2020
Embroidery Club:
Autumn Buildable Lace Doilies

Afternoon Class
Dreaming of cooler temps, pumpkin spice, and changing leaves? This collection will definitely leaf you ready for Fall. The traditional Autumn colors transform your kitchen table into a Fall masterpiece! Mix and match these designs to create coasters, placemats, or your own works of art. Free Standing Lace

Clam Up Bag by Annie
Friday, September 18, 2020
1:00 - 5:00 Live on Zoom,
          or On Demand
Instructor: Peggie (Midge) Buckholts
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Easy and fun to make, these bags in five sizes are perfect for storing and carrying make-up, sewing supplies, tech gear, and more.

Kimberbell Boo Levard Bench Pillow Machine Embroidery
Thursday, September 24,
Stroll along our Twilight Boo-levard to visit all of your favorite “haunts!” Stop into Bella’s Boo-tique for their grand opening, then rest a spell beneath a spooky old tree. The boo-berry pie from Broomhilda’s Bakery is simply “to die for.” Enjoy a slice, then sign up for the mystery quilt at the Candy Corn Quilt Shoppe! With fairy lights, Embroidery Leather, buttons and Mylar and more, our Twilight Boo-levard Bench Pillow is so enchanting, it’s almost scary

Intermediate Raw Edge Applique
Saturdays October 10, 17. & 24
Live on Zoom, or On Demand
Instructors Ila Starks & Sandy Cressler
Enjoy creating this quaint barnyard scene by McKenna Ryan. Ila has lots of tips & tricks with the raw edge applique technique. Prior raw edge applique experience required.

October 20, 2020
Embroidery Club

Kimberbell Ornaments
Choose from either of these designs to make adorable ornaments to decorate your home. You will get to use several different techniques.

November 17, 2020
Embroidery Club

'Tis The Season Table Top Display
‘Tis the season to stitch up a smiling gingerbread man, a jolly Santa and a tasty candy cane, all machine appliquéd upon a twinkling background of swirling stars in this ‘Made in the Hoop’ machine embroidered celebration of Christmas


This is a great all-purpose sewing foot with a non-stick sole that slides easily over plastics/leather materials. This foot will be really handy in the near future for our new bag classes we have in store for you!


"You can't go back and change the beginning, but you can start where you are and change the ending.”
~ CS Lewis


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