First, we wanted to say thank you to everyone who came out and and supported us during our Local Quilt Shop weekend! To thank you for all the love you shared with us, we're putting all regularly priced Valentine themed fabrics and kits on sale 15% off now thru February 14th...or while supplies last :) This sale is both in-store and online ~ use coupon code VALENTINE at check out to receive the discount online.
We're again participating in the Favorite Local Quilt Shop Contest sponsored by ByAnnie! We've been overwhelmed by all the great support and nice comments we've received so far :) If you'd like to help us out, you can vote once per email address Here We've Also Listed Some More Block of the Month Programs for Springtime ~
The In The Garden Block of the Month program designed by Jenifer Gaston uses the rich Lanacot Wools & Paula's Companions II cottons by Paula Barnes from Marcus Fabrics. Make this beautiful quilt a little at a time in this 10 month Block of the Month program that begins in April!
Sign up now to hold you spot in the Vintage Sampler Block of the Month program designed by Nancy Rink and using the beautiful Vintage Charm fabric collection designed by Judie Rothermel for Marcus Fabrics. This lovely 9-month BOM begins in June.
As of this writing, we only have two spots left in the amazing Arabella Block of the Month by Wing and a Prayer designs listed. This one is made with the rich Tonga Batiks and measures in at 108" square and also begins in February. Block of the month programs are a great way to make that huge bed quilt one little bit at a time!
The Handi Quilter Van is coming back to visit our shop Thursday, March 30th thru Sunday, April 2nd...and we're filling our classroom with HQ Amara Longarms, and hosting a Hands-on Education & Sales Event! We're excited to be hosting four information packed days of workshops with Handi Quilter National Educator Leigh Zipf!
All classes are hands-on with up to two students per machine. Space is limited to check out the classes and register early to secure your spot!
(Click on the purple workshop name links above to go to the class listing with complete descriptions and to register)
A Few Other Upcoming Classes:
Coming up on Saturday, February 25th is the Cathedral Window by Machine Class with Dawn Fleming. You'll learn to make this rendition of the traditional Cathedral Window quilt that looks difficult but is surprisingly easy!
Another fun upcoming class is the Mini Twister Tool Class with Suzzie Schuyler on Saturday, March 18th. This class will teach you how to use the Mini Twister Tool to make this cute runner, and how to apply it to other quilt projects!
Check out the SWD Classes Page to see all the upcoming classes ~ more classes are being added all the time! And...SWD has formed our MS Walk Team again this year and we invite you to join us too! You can goHereto learn more and join in and walk with us on Sunday, April 30th for the Columbia Maryland Walk MS Event. Or if you can't join us in person, you can make a donation through our Team, or join the team as a Virtual Walker to just support the fundraising efforts by making a donation and sharing our team page with your friends :)
Finally, just a friendly reminder if you earned any SWD Bonus Bucks in December make sure you use them before February 28th when they expire!
Enjoy the Day! Dawn, Heather & the SWD Team www.springwaterdesigns.com