6/7/18 - New Autumn Shimmer fabric in the shop this week!
New in the shop this week:
~The Autumn Shimmer Collection~Designed by artist Lynnea Washburn for Quilting TreasuresThese beautiful white pumpkins with decorative metallic gold accents make a beautiful addition to your fall decor. The panel is perfect for placemats, coasters and table runners. 26538-E Panel26539-A26539-E26539-T26540-A26540-E26540-OAlso available in the shop now:
~Autumn Shimmer Table Runner Kits~(designed by Christie Washburn)Kits are available now for this beautiful 21" x 39" table runner. The Autumn Shimmer Table Table Runner kits can also be shipped through the mail, please call the shop at (610)900-4700 for more details.
~Tumbling Glory Kits are back in stock!~
Kits are available now to create this patriotic wall hanging which uses the included Tumbling Glory pattern created by Janet Lutz (pattern also available separately.)
Choose from two project sizes:
21" x 13" Kit ($12)
27" x 44" Kit ($30)
Kits do not include the Creative Grids Tumbler Rulers, which make this project a breeze. Both the single-strip and double-strip tumbler rulers are available in the shop now.
The 2018 Row by Row event begins in two weeks!The Quilted Crow is once again participating in the Row by Row event and our 2018 row is entitled "Sew Jazzy."
Our “Sew in Tune!” Fabric License Plates shown above will also be available for sale during the event!
The printable list of participating quilt shops in Pennsylvania is now available. To view the shop list, either click the picture above or clickHERE.
Also, you can click HERE to visit the PA Row by Row Facebook Page which shows the submitted rows from participating shops. More rows are being added every day, so keep checking the page!
Finally, for more information about the Row by Row event, including event rules and important dates, please click HERE.
~Scissor Sharpening service~Here's a great opportunity to sharpen up those dull scissors! Steve Hansut will be performing this service.
How it works: Steve will be picking up scissors at the shop on Wednesdays and dropping them off on Fridays of the NEXT week.
Pricing will be as follows:
Scissors with up to a 4-inch blade: $5.00
Dressmaker & Medium Scissors: $7.00
Please note: Payment is cash-only, due at pickup.
Please note that some scissors can't be sharpened because of specific metal content and/or structural problems and all sharpening will be at Steve's discretion. If your scissors are unable to be sharpened, they will be returned at no cost to you.
Scissors must be dropped off at the shop by 5pm on Wednesdays.
~Free-motion Exercises Classes~
Instructor: Cherie Troester
Back by popular demand! Learn how to do many basic machine free-motion quilting patterns shown below in 2 fun sessions!
Class #1 shown above 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 shown above 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.
Class 1: Thursday, June 14th, 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Class 2: Thursday, June 21st, 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Class Fee: $15 each OR $25 if you take both classes. Supply lists will be available upon class registration and students must supply their own muslin quilt sandwich squares.
Both classes will be held at the Palmerton Library, located across the street from the shop, in the upper floor Gallery. Elevator access to the upper floor is available.
To register, you can click on Class 1 and/or Class 2 above to sign up online. You may also sign up over the phone by calling the shop at (610)900-4700.
Please note that if you register for both classes online, you will be charged $15 for each and will receive an immediate $5 refund after we process your order.
~Beginning Paper Piecing~Instructor: Carol Moll
Learn to paper piece an easy "directionally challenged" arrow block in colors of your choice (great for scraps!), and place it on a shirt you can wear or a bag to carry your sewing projects!
Class Date: Saturday, July 14th, 10:30pm - 3:30pmClass Fee: $25To sign up, simply call the shop at (610)900-4700, click any picture above or click HERE to register online. Registered students will receive a supply list and are also entitled to a 10% discount on any materials purchased for the class.
Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be on Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 10am.Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, June 28th, 2018 at 12pm. PLEASE NOTE THE LATER NOON START TIME FOR THE JUNE MEETING! 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.Quilts of Valor - QoV is on hiatus for the summer and will be meeting again in September, watch this space.
***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