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December 5th- In This Issue

~ Holiday Hours
~ Saturday Breakfast Club - Saturday, December 17th!
~ Don't forget to fill out your wishlists!!!

BERNINA
~ BERNINA
   Bursting At The Seams
   Bundle of Savings
   Special Financing
   December Accessory of the Month
  

~2023 BERNINA Software Inspirations
~ Farmington's Classes & Events

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Holiday HOURS

Guy's Night Only! (No Women Allowed)

 Send in your man Tuesday, December 13th from 5:00 - 7:30 to get all your quilting desires. Make sure you fill out a wishlist beforehand so we can nudge them in the right direction. (If you need to bribe them, cookies and warm drinks will be provided)


Saturday, December 24th

Open 9:00 - 2:00


Sunday, December 25th
CLOSED ~ Merry Christmas!

Tuesday, December 27th
Back to regular hours.

Saturday, December 31st

CLOSED ~ Happy New Year!

We will be starting up our Christmas Deal of the Day again, so keep an eye out each day next week to see what that day's deal will be!

 For any of you who heard about our anniversary plans for this weekend, we are postponing due to Aimee's surgery schedule. Keep an eye on the newsletter for the new dates.

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SATURDAY BREAKFAST CLUB
PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE!

Saturday, December 17th
9:00 am
NOTE DATE CHANGE DUE TO Christmas

 Bring your Show and Tell!

Wear your best ugly sweater!


*We will have light refreshments and plenty of fun, friendship and chatting!

*We will have a goodie bag for those who attend!
*Special Offers For Participants!

Let us know you plan to attend so we are ready for you!

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5TH SATURDAY CLUB

 

DECEMBER HAS A 5th Saturday!

Since we'll be closed Saturday, December 31st for New Year's Eve, Come in All Day Thursday, December 29th & Friday, December 30th for Fifth Friday Club!


Bring in your new Quilted Corners Tote & you will receive a secret % off anything you can fit into it!

 

 
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I'm Dreaming Of A BERNINA Christmas....

 

LOOK BACK OVER THE LAST NEWSLETTERS, AS THE BUNDLE OF SAVINGS CONTINUES UNTIL THE END OF THE YEAR AS WELL! BETTER YET, COME ON IN AND CHECK OUT THE VARIOUS MACHINES... WE HAVE THE PERFECT ONE FOR YOU TO FIND UNDER THE CHRISTMAS TREE!

 

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TABLE TOPPERS FOR ALL
SEASONS

This book is definitely a best seller, with all 12 monthly designs a winner! We like it so much, as well as our customers, that we are planning a monthly class where you will have the opportunity to create all of the table toppers. You will have the most festive table around!

This monthly class will begin in December, so that you will have time to display the next month's table runner. Join in, it will be tons of fun!

Table Topper Series:
January Bundle Up Buddies

Friday, December 16th
10:30 - 4:30
Cost: $25.00
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Cassidy

Can't wait to see you there!

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INTRODUCING BEGINNING QUILTING
WEDNESDAYS
101 & 102

WEDNESDAYS
10:30 - 4:30

Beginning Quilting 101
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.

AND NOW OFFERING BEGINNING QUILTING 201!

 

Beginning Quilting 201
Take your piecing to the next level with techniques such as: rail fence, pinwheels, flying geese, log cabin, quarter square triangles, and more! Also includes lesson on color theory.

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2023 BERNINA Software Inspirations

 

1.  NOW IS THE TIME  to purchase BERNINA DesignerPlus Software V9, either the full version or the update.  Through December 31, 2022, Quilted Corners in Farmington, and Cortez Quilt Company in Durango, are discounting the cost of V9 software by a "whopping" 25% off MSRP.  Order now, you will not want to miss this opportunity to take your creativity into a new world of embroidery possibilities.  If you have any questions or concerns about your laptop, please let us know.  

 

2.  EXCITING NEWS:  Alberta Chappell will begin teaching BERNINA DesignerPlus Software V9 at Quilted Corners in January 2023.  You will participate in the in-depth BERNINA Embroidery Software lessons developed and presented by BERNINA Educator Debbi Lashbrook.  Each month's lesson will dive into a practical use for embroidery software and showcase the tools to bring your vision to life.  You will receive in advance of each class the following:  PowerPoint presentation, PowerPoint presentation .pdf, handout pdf., design and/or artwork files, and a recorded video presentation by Debby Lashbrook, to enable you to study the lesson independently, prior to each class meeting.   There are ten lessons per year.  The yearly Program fee is $100, payable to Alberta Chappell with a personal check.  If you have to miss a class, you will still receive the information.  Each class meeting will be the third Saturday of each month, from 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.  This will facilitate students who travel from outlying areas.  If you have any questions, please contact Alberta, 505-402-4132 or email: alberta4132@gmail.com.

 

2.  On Saturday, January 14, 2023, there will be a free introductory overview class for beginners, 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m., to assist you in installing the software and to acquaint you with the format of the software.  You will need to download and print the Creator and DesignerPlus V9 workbooks from Bernina.com > Software - Learn & Create - BERNINA.  (Tip:  It is helpful to have the workbooks spiral-bound at your local office supply.)  Bring these workbooks to the first class meeting on January 14, 2023.  

 

3.  On Saturday, January 21, 2023, Software Inspirations Lesson 1 - Back to Basics will include basic tips when using the software to create embroidery designs.  Tips for lettering, tips for digitizing, tips for organizing your design files, and tips for computer upkeep and back-up will be included.  Class time:  11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.  Bring Lesson 1 handout .pdf and PowerPoint presentation .pdf to this class.  

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CLASS PASSES

Three Month Class Pass: Take unlimited classes at Quilted Corners or Cortez Quilt Company for three months for only $75. Purchase a Class Pass anytime. It’s activated when you take your first class and expires three months later. If a class/event is NOT covered by the Class Pass, it will be noted in the class description.

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FARMINGTON
CLASSES/EVENTS

BERNINA Machine Mastery Classes
Tuesdays
10:00 - 12:30 Features the 5 & 7 Series Machines
1:00 - 4:00 Features the 8 Series Machine

Instructor: Alberta Chappell
Table Runner - each student will choose their own fabrics, embroidery designs, and embellishments on a Quilt-As-You-Go layout, based upon built-in designs and features of each machine.  We will review all embroidery techniques covered in previous classes, plus add more, including built-in embroidered applique designs.  In addition, we will review all of the techniques in the My BERNINA Embroidery Mastery Workbook. This is an ongoing Mastery Class, which new students can join at any time. 

BERNINA Serger Mastery Classes
Thursdays
10:00 - 4:00
Instructor: Alberta Chappell
Learn fun techniques on your serger! Current projects are aprons, knit tops, and pumpkins. 

Beginning Quilting 101 & Now Beginning Quilting 201
Wednesdays 10:30 - 4:30

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Beginning Quilting 101
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.

 

Beginning Quilting 201
Take your piecing to the next level with techniques such as: rail fence, pinwheels, flying geese, log cabin, quarter square triangles, and more! Also includes lesson on color theory.

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Open Sew Days
Wednesdays
10:30 - 4:30

Stitcher's Garden
1st Saturday of each month
10:00 - 5:00
Cost: $25.00/class
Instructor: Lura
Come in to see what the buzz is all about!

Santa's Workshop Series

Casablanca QAYG Placemats
Friday, December 9th
10:00 - 4:00
Cost: $15:00
Skill Level: Beginner
Instructor: Cassidy

This quick and easy placemat is a great way to be ready for all your Christmas guests. The batting comes pre-marked with 6 placemats, so all you have to do is add fabric!

Santa's Workshop Series
Quilt As You Go Hanging Towel
Saturday, December 10th
10:00 - 1:00
Cost: $8:00
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Cassidy
Great for gifting and keeping, the hanging towel kit is an easy project to sew up in no time.

Santa's Workshop Series
Creative Grids Bowl Cozy
Saturday, December 10th
1:00 - 5:00
Cost: $12:00
Skill Level: Beginner
Instructor: Cassidy
Creative Grids new Bowl Cozy Template Set makes it a breeze to whip up a Bowl Cozy. Talk about great gifts, or Boutique items! Plus, you will want to make a set yourself!
What is a bowl cozy? These are microwavable, and fit right around your bowl of soup, chili, oatmeal... and you won't burn your hands!

Table Topper Series:
January Bundle Up Buddies

Friday, December 16th
10:30 - 4:30
Cost: $25.00
Skill Level: Confident Beginner
Instructor: Cassidy
See above for details

Keep an eye out for more upcoming Classes!

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"Trust yourself and just do it. If it's not very perfect that's OK.

It's meaningful that you try already."

~ Kim Hongjoong

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As always, thank you for supporting


Quilted Corners Farmington. . .


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