9/21/17 - Spaces still available for Saturday's Free-Motion class!
~15th Annual Eastern PA Shop Hop~
*****Passports are now available for $5 each!*****This fabric collection for this year's event 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!
To view this year's fabric collection, click HERE.
Shown above: our Versatile Wave Purse pattern created using Natural Beauty fabrics. Kits for this purse will be available during the Shop Hop
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.***
~Free-Motion Exercises Class 2~
Instructor: Cherie Troester
NOTE: There are still 2 more days to sign up for Class #2 which will be held this Saturday, spaces are still available!
Learn how to do many basic machine free-motion quilting patterns shown below!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.
This class will be held at the Palmerton Library, located across the street from the shop, in the upper floor Gallery. Elevator access is available to the upper floor.
Date: Saturday, September 23rd. 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Class Fee: $15
Students must supply their own muslin quilt sandwich squares. Supply list will be available upon class registration. To register, click the link above or sign up over the phone by calling the shop at (610)900-4700.
~A Little Somethin' Jacket~
Instructor: Cindy Mengel-Smith
The Little Somethin’ Jacket is great way to ward off the chill of the autumn. This layer of pure casual elegance is as comfortable as it is stylish!
This jacket can be made in with either a ¾ length sleeve or a full length sleeve and two finished lengths. It is a great jacket pattern for batiks and is designed to move easily from work to weekend. Pattern sizes range from 8 to 24.Date: Saturday, September 30th, 10:30am - 2:30pm
Class Fee: $20 + Pattern ($11.98) + Materials
Please note that some pre-work is required for this class, details will be provided when you sign up.
To register, either click the image above or click HERE to visit the sign-up page on our website. You may also sign up over the phone by calling the shop at (610)900-4700.
~Floating Bargello Wall Hanging~Instructor: Cherie TroesterMake this beautiful, easy 24 1/2" x 45 1/2" wall hanging in three color ways, chocolate, teal, or purple!This quilt is much easier to create than it appears! If you can sew nine 2-inch strips of fabric together, you can make this wall hanging! It is a beautiful project in either of the color ways. The shop has Chocolate, Teal and Purple ombre' as well as coordinating fabrics for sale. Take 10% off your class fabrics when you sign up for the class!
Due to the amount of work space needed for each student this class will be held at the Palmerton Library, located across the street from the shop, in the upper floor Gallery. Elevator access is available to the upper floor.
Date: Saturday, October 7th, 10:30am - 3:30pmClass Fee: $30 + Pattern ($10) + MaterialsTo register, either click the image above or click HERE to visit the sign-up page on our website. You may also sign up over the phone by calling the shop at (610)900-4700.
Quilting Workshops at the Crow
Instructor: Cindy-Mengel Smith
This is a series of four one-hour workshops designed for the confident beginner quilter, who has made at least one quilt.Date: All 4 workshops will be held on Saturday, October 14th, from 10am - 4pm, as follows:
Workshop 1: 4 flying geese at once - 10:30am to 11:30am
~Chenille Pumpkin Rag Quilt~
Workshop 2: 8 half square triangles (HST) at once - 12noon to 1pm
Workshop 3: 2 nine patch blocks at once that are reverse images of one another - 1:30pm to 2:30 pm
Workshop 4: Easy binding technique, no rulers required – 3pm to 4pm.
The cost for each individual workshop is $10 or you can save $10 by taking all 4 for $30!
To sign up for all 4 workshops, click HERE to visit the Class page on our website. If you wish to sign up for individual workshops, please call the shop at (610)900-4700 to register.
Instructor: Cindy-Mengel SmithThis great fall lap quilt is made from homespun fabrics.
(click the picture to see a larger version which allows for zooming)
In the first class you will make the rag quilt consisting of diamond rag blocks, and the base blocks for the pumpkins. In the second class you will make the chenille pumpkins to applique onto your rag quilt.
Please note that this class will be held on TWO consecutive Fridays at the Crow, October 20th and October 27th, and the class fee below covers BOTH sessions.
Date(s): Friday, October 20th and Friday, October 27th, both from 1pm-4pm.
Class Fee: $30 + Pattern ($7) + Materials
To register, you can either click HERE to visit the sign-up page on our website or you may also sign up over the phone by calling the shop at (610)900-4700.
Quilts of Valor - QoV is back! The next scheduled meeting/sewing session at the Crow will be on Saturday, September 23rd at 10am.Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be onWednesday, September 27th at 10am.Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, September 28th, from 11am - 2pm. 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.
***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!***
The Quilted Crow