10/18/18 - Take a peek at our 2018 Shop Hop quilt!
~2018 Eastern PA Shop Hop~
***The Hop starts in 15 days and Passports are going fast, get yours today while supplies last!***
Our 2018 Shop Hop Quilt
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New in the shop this week: This year's event will be using the Something Blue collection from Andover fabrics:(click the image for a larger, more detailed view)
Each $5 Passport kit includes a tote bag, the Passport book itself which contains valuable coupons for each participating shop and the fabric for the Free Block shown below.
(2018 Free Block included with each Passport sold)
***To view a list with contact information for all 9 participating shops, please click HERE.***
***To view a printable map of all 9 participating shops, please clickHERE.***
Finally, you can click HERE to view the official Eastern PA Shop Hop Facebook page.
~The "Garden Bright" Collection~
designed by Sue Penn for Free Spirit Fabrics
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Here to take the chill out of the fall air are these vibrant and colorful Garden Bright fabrics designed by Sue Penn for Free Spirit Fabrics.
The abstract watercolor look of these gorgeous prints will make any quilt look absolutely stunning.
To view this entire collection on our website, please click HERE.
Mexican Cross Express Quilt Class
Instructor: Cherie Troester
Learn how to combine flying geese, rectangles and squares to make this 60" x 60" Mexican Cross Quilt using Cherie's "express" technique!
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Date: Thursday, November 8th, 12:30pm - 4:30
at the Palmerton Library across the street from the shop
Class Fee: $25 + Pattern ($8) + Fabric
To sign up, please call the shop at (610)900-4700 or click HERE to register online.
~Free-motion Exercises Classes~
Instructor: Cherie TroesterDue to popular demand, this is the fifth time we'll be offering these two Free-motion classes, on consecutive Tuesdays this time. For those of you who were interested but couldn't make prior weekend classes, this one's for you!Learn how to do many basic machine free-motion quilting patterns shown below in 2 fun sessions!Class #1 (top half of above picture) 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 (bottom half of above picture) 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 Dates:
Class 1: Tuesday, November 20th, 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Class 2: Tuesday, November 27th, 12:30pm - 3:30pm
Both classes 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.
Class Fee: $20 each OR $35 if you take both classes. Students must supply their own muslin quilt sandwich squares. Supply lists will be available upon class registration.
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 $20 for each and will receive an immediate $5 refund after we process your order.
Now is the time to get those scissors sharpened so you'll be ready for your fall projects!
How it works: Steve Hansut will be picking up scissors at the shop on Fridays and dropping them off on Friday of the following 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 Fridays.
~Row by Row 2018~
NOTE: Between now and November 1st, patterns and kits may be sold in-store only and can not be shipped.The Quilted Crow is still participating in the Row by Row event and our 2018 row shown above is entitled "Sew Jazzy." Patterns are available nowin the shop only for $8 and Row Kits are also available for $18.
Crow Sew - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be on Wednesday, October 24th, 2018 at 10am. Sewcial Guild - The next scheduled meeting will be on Thursday, October 25th, 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 - The next scheduled meeting at the Crow will be onThursday, October 25th, 2018 at 2pm.
***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