8/9/18 - Change your relationship with your fabric stash!
Lecture and Trunk Show by Janellea MacbethOrganize your scrap fabric stash and actually use it!
Janellea will explain how you can change your relationship with your fabric stash and become a more creative quilter. This lecture is for the creative quilter who knows and appreciates the value of every inch of fabric, but values the organization and order of their sewing room even more. Learn the Scrapstashtic System during the lecture/trunk show and take your scrap quilting to the next level!
Date: Saturday, August 25th, 10:30am - 11:30 am
at the Palmerton Library, Upper Floor Gallery
Admission fee: $9
To register, simply call the shop at (610)900-4700 or click HERE to register online.
Thank you!The Quilted Crow would like to thank Cheryl Drake for her very generous fabric donation which will be used to make quilts for the local Family Promise program and for Quilts of Valor.
Summer Sale!A significant number of bolts have been moved to our $6/yard section to make room for new fabrics. Also, last year's Halloween & Christmas fabrics are still on sale while supplies last.Stop by and check out these savings today!
~Color Master 1/2 Yard Fabric Bundles~from Art Gallery Fabrics
AGF has created a collector's box of fabrics especially handpicked for you to use on all your creative projects. An explosion of color and style in signature 100% cotton quality fabrics.
These collector's boxes are available in 12 different color schemes and each one contains 1/2 yard cuts of 10 different fabrics:
Since we don't wish to overload this newsletter with images, we've instead uploaded pictures of all 12 color styles and you can view them by clicking any link you like below:
No. 1 - Vibrant Violet edition
No. 2 - Life is Pink edition
No. 3 - Coraline edition
No. 4 - Quite Peachy edition
No. 5 - Gold Leaf edition
No. 6 - Lemon Green edition
No. 7 - Emerald Stone edition
No. 8 - Teal Thoughts edition
No. 9 - Fresh Water edition
No. 10 - Midnight Ocean edition
No. 11 - Clean Slate edition
No. 12 - Winter Wheat edition (SOLD OUT, used in sample below)
Shown above is the shop sample using one No. 12 box of Color Master fabrics and two yards of coordinating fabric. Quilt measures 55" x 67". There are 2 half-yard cuts remaining in the box which can be used for matching pillows.
Color Master Collection Boxes, which normally sell for $56 each, are now available for $49!
The 2 yards of coordinating fabric sell for only $19 and the pattern for the quilt shown above is free with purchase.
Passports are on sale now for only $5!
Row by Row 2018The Quilted Crow is once again participating in the Row by Row event and our 2018 row shown above is entitled "Sew Jazzy." Free patterns are available in the shop now (1 per customer) and kits are available for $9.50.
To view a printable list of participating shops in Pennsylvania, please click HERE.
Also, you can click HERE to visit the PA Row by Row Facebook Page which shows the submitted rows from participating shops.
Finally, for more information about Row by Row, you can visit the official event page by clicking HERE.
~Beginning Quilting by Machine~
Fall 2018Instructor: Cindy Mengel-SmithMake either a crib or lap size quilt from start to finish!
Eight 2-hour sessions held on Fridays OR Saturdays from 10:30am - 12:30pmThis 8 week 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.
You must be comfortable with your sewing machine to take this class. You will also need a ¼ inch foot for your sewing machine before the second class. We will be covering rotary cutting, so you will need a cutting mat, rotary cutter and rulers for the first class.
You have the option of making either a baby quilt or a lap size quilt using 4 colors of your choice. Although you do not need to purchase your fabric from The Quilted Crow, we do require that all fabrics be quilt grade fabric.
A supply list will be provided upon class registration. Class size is limited, so sign up early!Dates: Friday classes begin on Friday, September 14th
Saturday classes begin on Saturday, September 15th
Class hours are 10:30am - 12:30pm.
Class Fee: $75 for complete 8-session cycle + $15 Class Notebook + Materials
To register, simply call the shop at (610)900-4700 or click either link below to register online.
To sign up for the FRIDAY classes, click HERE.
To sign up for the SATURDAY classes, click HERE.
Also coming in September: Intermediate Quilting sessions for graduates of the Beginning Quilting class, watch this space for details!
Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be on Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 at 10am. Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 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.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