| ...News and Notes
As Summer heats up and we only want to be out in the garden in the morning and then move indoors to soak up the AC, we can still get our full dose of playing with flowers! Spring Water Designs is extending our Facebook Sale ~ From now thru Sunday, July 22nd all Regularly priced Floral Fabric is 15% off! Half yard minimum cut to get the sale price.
Plus, received a free gift from us just for stopping in ~ no purchase necessary!
We've also added some more Free Studio Stitch In Days to our Summer Calendar! Come in on one of the following upcoming dates and use our classroom to work on your current projects, UFOs, or Block of the month's. Soak up some AC, socialize with others, and get some inspiration and help!
Watch our Calendar for more Free Sew Dates to be added :)
Current Free Sew Dates are:
Thursday, July 26th
Saturday, July 28th
Friday, August 3rd
Friday, August 17th
Did you know AccuQuilt is having their Christmas in July Sale thru July 31st with select dies up to 40% off...and more dies were added this week! Stop in and check out what dies are on sale, and add to your die library at the best possible prices :)
Some Upcoming Classes & Events at SWD!
Get a jump on the season and make this Autumn Wall Hanging with beautiful Fall fabrics on Saturday, August 11th. Fusible techniques with machine appliqué along with piecing techniques make this colorful quilt!
Only two spaces currently left in the Poison Bottle Workshop with Misty Cole on Saturday, August 18th 10:00 - 4:00
Our next Handi Quilter Event weekend is coming up with Mary Beth Krapil August 24th - 26th! Mary Beth is teaching two Free Motion Quilting Classes on Friday, August 24th, and some Pro-Stitcher classes on Saturday and Sunday ~ Check out the details and reserve your seat today:
Friday, August 24th ~
Quilting Beyond the Design 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Longarm Toy Box Workshop 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 25th ~
Intro to Pro-Stitcher All Day Workshop 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, August 26th ~
Progressive Quilting with Pro-Stitcher All Day Workshop 10:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Wool Club starts back up the last Monday in July. We meet monthly to work on wool related projects. We inspire each other, share ideas, learn new stitches and support each other while completing projects. Wool Club members receive special discounts during meetings, and sometimes there are free patterns and goodies :)
Jump in on Repro Club , with an afternoon group and an evening group on the second Thursday each month. Repro Club is a group of people who enjoy reproduction fabrics (Civil War era, 1930s prints...) and antique quilts. We get together to share our projects, talents and lives, and take turns inspiring each other :)
You can jump in on our AccuQuilt GO! Club any time! Accuquilt GO! Club is for those who want to learn more about an Accuquilt machine, or already own one and want to know how to best use it. Along the way you will sharpen your quilting skills with with tips on cutting, piecing, appliqué, adding borders, and binding. There are demo topics, tips, project ideas, Q & A's, and lots of Show & Tell Inspiration! Learn how to effectively use your Accuquilt GO! Cutter and dies :) Members receive monthly perks, discounts, and free patterns! Six month club meets typically on the First Saturday each month.
To register for the AccuQuilt GO! Club, choose one start date from the list, and you're subscription will include six successive monthly club sessions including that date
The Handi Quilter Ruler of the Month Club #3 will be starting back up at SWD on August 5th! Learn how to use rulers with your quilting on a sit down domestic or longarm quilting machine. Lots of demos, show & tell, special club prices & perks, and fun! Sign up now to reserve your spot and we can get rulers on order :) Click on the above photo for a flyer with pictures of the upcoming exclusive club rulers!
The July Get It Done UFO Challenge Number is #12!
Come in on one of our Free Studio Stitch In Dates and work on your UFO Challenge project :)
Enjoy the Day!
~ Dawn & the SWD Staff