7/20/17 - Sales and new classes!

~Going on now:  July Fabric Sale~

Help us make room for the new fall & Christmas fabric collections!  Last season’s fall & Christmas fabric collections are now on sale for 30% off the regular price.  The sale will continue through the month of July.  Hurry in for best selection!

~15th Annual Eastern PA Shop Hop~

Yes, it will soon be that time again!

Passports will be available starting Tuesday, August 1st for $5 each!

This year the fabric collection is Natural Beauty by Kanvas Studio. This beautiful wildflower print in a black, cream, gold, rust and green color way will make this one of the best in the history of the shop hop!

More info to come in the following weeks...

To register for a class, you may either do so online or by calling the shop.  If you have any questions, please give us a call at (610)900-4700.

***Sign up for any class held in the shop and receive a 10% discount on all fabrics purchased for that class!  You may still sign up for classes online but the fabric discount is valid for in-store purchases only.***

~Log Cabin Purse~

Instructor:  Karen Whisel

Learn a how to make a log cabin block and purse at the same time! The finished purse size is 9” x 13”

Date:  Saturday, August 19th, 1pm - 4pm

Class Fee:  $20 + Materials (pattern is included)

To visit the Class Page on our website, either click the picture above or click HERE.

~Free-Motion Exercises~

Instructor:  Cherie Troester

Learn how to do many basic machine free-motion quilting patterns shown below in 2 sessions.

Class #1 is called "The Road to Stippling."  You will learn how to sew cursive, paisley, ripples, wood grain, echo, enhance a print and stipple quilting.

Class #2 is called "The Road to Pebble Stitching."  You will learn how to sew string of pearls, lights, stars, spirals, 3's and E's, floral and pebble quilting.

Date:  Friday, August 25th at the Palmerton Library, Upper Floor

Class #1:  10am - Noon

Class #2:  1pm - 3pm

Class Fee:  $15 each OR $25 if you take both classes.  Students must supply their own muslin quilt sandwich squares.

To sign up for these classes, click HERE to visit our Classes page or call the shop at (610)900-4700.

~Beginning Quilting by Machine - Fall 2017~

Instructor:  Cindy Mengel-Smith

Make either a crib or lap size quilt from start to finish!

Eight 2-hour sessions held on alternate Fridays OR Saturdays from 10:30am - 12:30pm, starting on Friday, September 15th or Saturday, September 16th.

This class will introduce you to quilting by machine and rotary cutting.  You will learn tips and tricks, beginning with choosing fabrics, to make your quilting journey a successful one.

Class Fee:  $75 for complete 8-session cycle + $15 Class Notebook + Materials

To sign up, either call the shop at (610)900-4700 or click HERE to visit our Classes page where you can sign up for either session online

COMING IN SEPTEMBER:  Versatile Wave Purse - watch this space for details!

Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, July 27th at Noon - 3pm, please note the special start time for the July meeting only!  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.

Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be onWednesday, August 2nd at 10am.

Block of the Month - The next instruction session at the Crow will be onTuesday, August 15th, from 10:30am - 11:30am.

Quilts of Valor -  QoV is on hiatus for the summer, the next scheduled meeting will be on Saturday, September 23rd.

***As always, we'd like to remind you that groups and guilds are a great way to make new friends!  If you're wondering exactly what happens at the meetings listed above, you're more than welcome to stop by and sit in with no obligation!***

~Annual Palmerton Sidewalk Sale~

As usual, multiple businesses will set up shop throughout several blocks of Delaware Avenue in beautiful downtown Palmerton.  Join us for our Sidewalk Sale which will take place on Thursday, August 3rd through Saturday, August 5th, during normal business hours.  More details next week!
 ~Carbon County Fair~
Quilt Block Contest

(click the picture to visit the Carbon County Fair website)

The Quilted Crow is proud to sponsor the 2017 Quilt Block Contest.  This years's theme is "Country Scenes...Blue Ribbon Dreams."

Premium Books are available now in the shop which contain the required entry form.

For more information about this event, including submission rules and prize list, click HERE to download a .PDF file of the event page from the Premium Book.

You can also download the General Entry Form for printing by clickingHERE.

The deadline for your submissions is July 22nd.  Good luck!

Update:  The 4-H groups are meeting at the Crow and are busy making their quilt entries for the fair.  Hope you can attend the fair to support them and vote on their beautiful creations!

The Quilted Crow
413 Delaware Avenue
Palmerton, PA  18071
(610) 900-4700
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