February 13, 2021 - In This Issue

~ Both Stores Closed On Mondays In February For Staff Training
~ First Saturday Breakfast Club
~ Stitcher's Garden
~ Rainbow Of Jewels BOM
~ Bliss BOM
~ Third Thursday Demo
~ Blocks Without Borders Art & Landscape Group
~ Sewing 101
~ Klatch Sew Along
~ Is Machine Embroidery For You? Find Out During National Embroidery      Month!
~ Beginner & Advanced Software Clubs
~ Virtual Classes & Events!
~ BERNINA ~ February Specials



Cortez Quilt Company and More will be CLOSED all four Mondays in February for staff training. (Farmington is normally closed on Mondays).


February 13th!

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.

 You will get to enjoy 2 different Breakfast Clubs!
We will first be live in Cortez, followed by Farmington!

Each store has different things to show you ~ be sure to join in the fun!


9:00 - 9:25 am
Facebook Live
You can find us by clicking HERE


9:30 - 9:55

Facebook Live
You can find us by clicking Here




Join us as we embark on educational Block of the Month Program where you will do tons of fun things with your machine, your presser feet, and decorative stitches! If things like fringe, couching, applique, piping, pintucks, circle embroidery and bobbin work sound intriguing, then this is for you!

Classes will be held virtually on Zoom the third Saturday of each month. You can also watch the recorded version at your convenience.
Plan to learn and sew along!

Give us a ring to sign up or if you have any questions.

Stitcher's Garden, Block One
Saturday, February 20th
10:00 - 1:00
Instructors Sandy Cressler & Ila Starks - "The Quilting Duo"

Note - Currently this class is geared towards BERNINA owners (all models).
 Different brands of machines are more than welcome to join in, provided you have all of the required feet.



We are very excited to bring this stunning Block of the Month Quilt to you:
"Rainbow of Jewels" by Jason Yenter of In The Beginning Fabrics.

Quilt Size: 99 1/2" x 99 1/2"
Eight Month BOM, (Two blocks/month)
Cost: $54.99/month X 8 months
Program begins in March
Judy Bryan will be offering virtual instructional classes to get you started!

Pictures never do justice to the actual fabrics! Our Rainbow of Jewels sample will be on display:
~ Cortez Quilt Company and More: January 22nd - February 6th
~ Quilted Corners in Farmington: February 9th - 27th

Be sure to sign-up early ~ we only have 23 spots!



Fun, bright & cheery are great words to describe this Block-Of-The-Month program. This fun design is by Barbara Persing, and features Island Batiks.

Quilt Size: 59" x 77"
7 Month Program
Cost: $20.99/month X 7 months
Begins in March

Pictures never do justice to the actual fabrics! Our Bliss sample will be on display:
~ Cortez Quilt Company and More: January 22nd - February 6th
~ Quilted Corners in Farmington: February 9th - 27th

Reserve Your Spot Now - Space Is Limited!



Thursday, February 18th
12:30 p.m.
Live on Facebook - Click Here

February Topics:
Handy Tips To Protect Your Machine by Nolan King
Jelly Roll Sasher Will Save Your Sanity by Cyndi Foote



Blocks Without Borders
Thursday, February 18th
1:00 p.m.

We look forward to any and all would-be art and landscape quilters joining us. 

Our casual format is open to sharing ideas and learning about any and all manner of ways of turning fabric into art!

• Our monochromatic landscape challenge is complete with varied and stunning results and lots of learning for all participants. We'll be happy to display these when things open up a bit more. 

• Our current "Portrait Challenge" is due by the March meeting. Check out Leni Levenson Wiener's technique or Lea McComas's very helpful YouTube classes for a bit of guidance.

• Our next challenge is " Fabulous Flower Photo Quilt" using Melinda Bula's technique. Her class is available at www.iquilt.com/course/fabulous-flower-photo-quilts/. This challenge is due by the May meeting.

• Colleen Barnett will be sharing her stunning thread painting technique at a future meeting to be announced. 

• Lou Ann Ball is researching Emily Taylor's work with collage and color and will present her findings for a possible future class/challenge.


Zoom Meeting



Meeting ID: 914 1025 7166

Passcode: BWOB



Join us the Fourth Tuesday of each month for this new series that is created with the beginning sewist in mind. We will have demos ranging from what you need to get started, to hemming your own jeans, to creating your own home decor. All ages very welcome!

Tuesday, February 23rd
12:30 p.m.
Live on Facebook - Click Here
Host: Carol Sperling



Definition = “a gathering characterized usually by informal conversation” – we are just adding the sewing part!

An informal gathering for sewists, quilters, embroiderers and just plain crafty folk to gather monthly on the last Wednesday of each month 10 a.m. – 12 noon to sew together in the privacy of their own homes via zoom. A creative free-for-all and a fun time together to share sewing ideas, dreams and frustrations or just sew away and listen to the conversations and comments. Each month we will have something ridiculously funny and interesting to chat about too!

 Don't miss this NEW way we can be together, sew together and have fun together!

Wednesday, February 24th

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Zoom Link:

Join Zoom Meeting


 Meeting ID: 969 8015 6441

Passcode: KlatchClub



Have you ever wondered if machine embroidery is for you?
We would love to show you how much fun it is, and the incredible range of projects you can do.

Come try machine embroidery out! Call to book an appointment with us. We have a quick project planned for you to stitch out!



We are now offering two different Software Clubs! Both are just getting started for the year, so now is the perfect time to jump on in! Many thanks to Linda Humphreys for your expertise and leading these classes.

Beginner's Software Club
~ Meets the Second Monday of each Month @ 9:30 a.m.

Advanced Software Club
~ Meets the Fourth Tuesday of each Month @ 9:30 a.m.

All classes are virtual ~ you can attend Live or watch later at your convenience!



Classes continue to be held Virtually ~ watch LIVE and/or recorded.


February Breakfast Club
Saturday, February 13

See above for details

Embroidery Club: Bunny Baskets
Tuesday, February 16, 2021
by Shelly Smola Designs *
9:30 am
Cost: Included For Club Members/$20.00 For Single Class + Supplies
Instructor: Linda Humphreys

Decorate your home with these adorable spring baskets with matching eggs. These baskets also
would make great gifts for family!

Third Thursday Demo
Thursday, February 18th
See above for details

Blocks Without Borders ~ Landscape & Art Quilting Group
Thursday, February 18th
See above for details

Stitcher's Garden Block One
Saturday, February 20th
10:00 - 1:00
See above for details

Advanced Software Club
Tuesday, February 23rd
9:30 a.m.

Sewing 101
Tuesday, February 23rd
So You Want To Learn To Sew - this series is for you! Check above for full description!

CQC Klatch - Virtual Sewing Club
Wednesday, February 24th
:00 - 12:00
Fearless Leader: Judith Swain
Chat & Stitch with your friends at this new virtual sewing club. See above for more details!

February Kimberbell Blank
Life Is Short, Eat Cake T-Towel
Thursday, February 25th
9:30 a.m.
This class is for both sewing or machine embroidery enthusiasts!

Gentle Barn - Raw Edge Applique
3 Part Class
Saturdays, February 6, 27 & March 13
10:30 - 12:30
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Cost: $20.00 + Supplies (We have kits or patterns available)
Instructors: Ila Starks & Sandy Cressler
Learn how to make this barnyard scene by McKenna Ryan come to life using raw edge applique.

Decorative Pillow
Saturday, February 24th
2:00 p.m.
Instructor: Melanie Rime
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Create a pillow for your home decor that will be the envy of your friends... they won't believe that you made it! Melanie will show you how to create this look with quilting the top, an envelope style back, and even a piped edge.


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