April 2018 Newsletter from Sew-into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-it
Hello and Happy Spring. The weather has been crazy, I know, but according to the calendar it is Spring!
That means you have a few months left to get quilts finished for the local quilt shows & fairs. We wish everyone who enters a quilt in a quilt show or Fair the very best of luck. Your creations are lovely and so very special because they are made by you. Our customers are the best and we so enjoy seeing everything you do.
We have some new classes coming up that we hope will be what so many have asked for. There are lots of new fun things in shop to check out. The Ruler of the Month club has been so much fun and the ladies are great! Make sure to read through the entire newsletter so you don’t miss out on all the special things coming up.
Ruler of the Month: 2nd Saturday of each month. 10-Noon. 4/14, 5/14 & 6/16 * Please note the change of Junes date due to us being in Training the regular Saturday.
210 Club: 2nd Monday of each month 10-Noon. 4/9, 5/14, 6/11, 7/9, 8/13, 9/10, 10/8, 11/12, 12/10.
Monday Night Open Quilt Group: 2nd Monday evening of the month 5:30-8pm. 4/9, 5/14, 6/11, 7/9, 8/13, 9/10, 10/8, 11/12, 12/10.
Greater Spokane Shop Hop! We are participating in the American Sewing Guild’s first Greater Spokane Shop Hop on April 19-21. We have fliers in the shop and will be posting it on our website as well.
SPECIAL EVENT: Long arm Educator Megan Best will be here June 21-24, 2018. We will be having classes for Sit down quilting, Standing Longarm, Pro-Stitcher and Art & Quilt. Classes are $35 each.
Quilt Shows we will be vending at:
Chewelah May 26 10-5, May 27, 2018: 11-3 at Jenkin High School S. 702 Lincoln St. Chewelah, WA
Colville Piecemakers Sept. 14 & 15, 2018: at the Community College in Colville, WA.
Washington State Quilters: Oct. 19-21, 2018: At Spokane Fair & Expo Center on N. 404 N.Havana St. Spokane Valley, WA
April 2-6 Kids Can Sew Camp: 9:30-12:30. Let’s make our pillowcase and a Twin sized continuous Strip Quilt. $115 includes sewing kit, all supplies, quilting and instruction.
April 11 & 25, 3-5 Let’s Learn Log Cabin. This is will a class be the 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month to learn from the basic Log Cabin blocks/variations through several different styles. You will need to sign up ahead of time so that you can have the list of supplies (these will change per class). $10
April 13 & 27, 9:30-12 Beginning Sewing. This will be a true “Beginner’s” class. This is for those who are just learning their machine’s, how to read and place patterns, sew straight and curved seams, simple piecing, making small projects that will reinforce each thing we learn in each class. This will be an on- going class 2 Fridays per month. $10 per class. You will need to sign up ahead of time to get your class supply list so that you are ready each time.
April 28th, 9:30-3:30 Miss Ann is retiring from quilting and will be having a “1 day only, Retiring Quilter Sale”. There will everything from Fabric, Notions, Books, Patterns, Tools and lots of other things. GREAT DEALS!
May 5, 9:30-2 Tradional Irish Chain. This class will include the kit, pattern and teaching for $45 to make a 30” x 42”
May 9 & 23, 3-5 Let’s learning Log Cabin. $10, Pre sign up please. Class supply list changes per class.
May 11 & 25, 9:30-12 Beginning Sewing. $10 per class. Pre-sign up please. Supply list changes per class.
May 26-28th CLOSED for Memorial Day. Thank you to all those who have served our country and given their lives for our privilege of living in this country. Please be safe and careful.
June 13 & 27, 3-5 Learning Log Cabin, $10 per class
June 15 & 29th, 9:30-12 Beginning Sewing, $10 per class.
June 21-24 Longarm Quilting classes with Megan Best.
June 21 9:30-12:30, Sitdown Longarm Machine Quilting Basics $35
1:30-4:30, Fast, Fun and Fabulous Free Motion Quilting $35
June 22 9:30-12:30 Stand-up Longarm Machine Quilting Basics $35
1:30-4:30 Ruler Essentials $35
June 23 Full day 9:30-4:30 with lunch break, Pro-Stitcher training $75
June 24 Full day 9:30-4:30 w/ lunch break, Art & Stitch training $75
June 21 Row by Row Begins! Sew Musical is the theme this year.
We will be adding more Classes, Projects, Events, Quilt shows. If you are part of a Local Area quilt show and would like to have it listed in our newsletter, please give or send us a request with all the info. We also have a bulletin board in our entry and are happy to put up poster and or handout with info on them.
Jim, Twila & Casey Prociw
Sew-into-Quilts & Sew-Fix-it
110 W. Crawford St.
Deer Park, WA 99006