4/27/17 - Quilts of Valor Work Session this Saturday
~Quilts of Valor work session this Saturday, 4/29/17~
The Quilted Crow is proud to be an official sponsor of QoV, whose mission is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor. To visit the Quilts of Valor home page and learn more about the organization, either click the image above or click HERE.
The local chapter of Quilts of Valor which meets at the Crow once per month is known as "The Quilting Crows" and Janet Starner is the coordinator for the group. Everyone reading this is welcome to stop by the Crow this Saturday and join the group for their April Work Session. Feel free to bring your machines!
Volume 1, Issue #2 of the "Quilting Crows" newsletter, which covers the happenings at the previous Work Session of March 25th, is available now in .PDF format and can be viewed by clicking HERE.
And finally, in case you missed Volume 1, Issue #1, you can view it in .PDF format by clicking HERE.
If you have questions about any of the classes below, please give us a call at (610)900-4700.
NOTE: To sign up for a class, you may either do so online or by calling the shop. Click any image below to visit the appropriate page on our site.
All Season Table Topper
Instructor: Anita McCartneyLearn how the 60 degree triangle ruler turns simple rectangles into stunning triangles for every season. This 23" Table Topper makes a wonderful addition for any occasion!
Date: Friday, May 12th
10:30am - 3:00pm at the Crow
Class Fee: $20 + Pattern ($9.50) + MaterialsTo visit the appropriate Class page on our website, click on either picture above or click HERE.
Tulip Table Runner
Instructor: Maryann Templin
This beautiful tulip table runner created by Maryann Templin is a great addition to any Spring decor. The finished size is 21 x 44 ½ inches and has 4 paper pieced tulips. The scallop border adds a great finishing touch! Date: Saturday, May 13th
10:30am - 4pmClass Fee: $35 + Pattern ($8) + MaterialsTo visit the appropriate Class page on our website, click on either picture above or click HERE.
Folded Star Squared Hot Pad
Instructor: Barb SkiffingtonThis easy machine sewn hot pad uses a custom interfacing template to make this class great for beginners! Barb Skiffington will teach this revolutionary new technique and demonstrate the endless design possibilities.
Date: Thursday, May 18th
10:30am - 4pmClass Fee: $25 + Pattern ($11) + FabricTo visit the appropriate Class page on our website, click on either picture above or click HERE.
In this 2 day class session, Sharon Rehrig will teach you how to make this stunning jacket from a rectangle of fabric. Pictures on a computer or cell phone not do this jacket justice. Visit the shop to see this jacket today! Class size limited, sign up early.Dates:
Friday, June 9th, 1pm - 5:30pm
Saturday, June 10th, 10:00am - 3:30pm
Class Fee: $60 + FabricTo visit the appropriate Class page on our website, click on either picture above or click HERE.
~Primitive Quilts and Projects~
Summer 2017 IssueWe also still have a few copies available of the Spring 2017 Issue:For more information about Primitive Quilts and Projects magazine, click on either picture above or click HERE.
Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting will be on Wednesday, May 10th at 10am.
Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, May 25th at 11am. The guild meets in the upper floor Gallery of the Palmerton Library, across the street from the Shop. Elevator access to the upper floor is available.
~Quilt Quips~(Submitted by Sandy Darlington)Do you have a humorous image regarding quilting/sewing that you'd like to see here?
Email the image or the website link to us at firstname.lastname@example.org!
~For your viewing pleasure...Amish Quilts from the Collection of Faith and Stephen Brown~Since we all love looking at pictures of great quilts, we couldn't resist sharing this photo gallery which shows over 100 quilts created by Amish women between 1800 and the 1940s. To view the gallery, either click the picture above or click HERE.
Remember, you can click on each picture to see a bigger version. Enjoy!