June 2nd Newsletter


Sandy and Laura are gearing up for QUILT SHOWS!
Few words of wisdom...
Iron-y is the opposite of wrinkly
 

Upcoming Events


PFAFF Creative Icon 
Creativity Unleashed

Curious about the Creative Icon? 
Indulge your creative mind.  Experience the essence of PFAFF with the Creative Icon sewing and embroidery machine.  Explore innovative stitch techniques and bring perfection to your sewing and embroidery.
Make an accordion Folded Bag as you experience everything the Creative Icon has to offer!
This is a six-hour event you don't want to miss
June 14 Time: 9-4
Time includes a lunch break
Kit Fee: $30.00  Instruction Fee: $ 30.00
Teacher: Darrelle Anderson


Sandy has a booth this year!
June 7th, 8th, and 9th 
Exhibit Hall Hours: Thursday & Friday 10:00am – 6:00pm;  Saturday 10:00am – 5:00pm
Check out more here


Sandy has a booth!!  
The Quilt Show will be held Friday and Saturday, June 15 and 16, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., with vendors and demonstrations available those two days.  Sunday, June 17, provides only the quilts on display from 1 to 4 p.m.
Check out more info here
Charity Pillowcase Sew-in
Join us Thursday, June 21, 10 am to 4 pm to sew standard pillowcases for charity. 
This is not a class.  You need to have had the pillowcase class or already know how to sew them.  Please bring fabric to sew.  Please let us know you are coming. 
Can't make it?  You could donate some fabric!  
Each pillowcase takes 3/4 yard for the body,  1/8 yard for the insert, and 1/4 yard for the header.  

CLASSES

Mystery Class
Sandy's Mystery Quilt is coming along Great!  
Date Reminder for everyone in the class
May 19th  Time: 9-12
June - Cancelled
July 21st Time: 9-12
Instruction Fee: $10.00 per class
PFAFF Embroidery Club!!
Time: 1-4  Instruction Fee: $25.00
The third Saturday of the month
May 19th  
June - Cancelled
July 21st 
Each month we do a new in the hoop project or embroidery.  You have to own a PFAFF Creative Vision, Creative 4.5, Sensation, Sensation Pro,  Pro II, or Creative Icon Embroidery machine.  You must know the basics of your machine.
May 19th class we are personizing an in the hoop clutch.
Pfaff SEWING Club
First Wed. of the Month unless there is a holiday interference
Time: 12-2
Instruction Fee: $10.00
June 7, July 11, Aug.2
Everyone is invited to join our sewing club.  You do not have to own a pfaff.  Sandy shows what is new in the shop, a project is demonstrated with the pattern, 'show-n-tell', door prizes, and a fun group of ladies to hang out with!
 You will receive a pattern for the project demoed/lectured. For each show and tell that you bring you will receive a Sandy's Love Buck valued at $1.00 that you can spend that day the same as cash. There is a limit of 3 ($3.00) love bucks per person, but not a limit on the number of 'show and tell' items you can bring.
Everyone attending will receive one door prize ticket, but if you pay at least one week in advance you will receive two tickets. We also have the Pfaff Reference Book door prize drawing for those who remember to bring their Pfaff books. 
The cost is $10.00 per month and the optional Pfaff Reference Book is $10.00.
Beginning Piecing Class I and II
Tuesday's Session Dates June 5, 12, 19, 26, July 3, and 10 Time: 9-12

Instruction Fee: $160.00
Teacher: Sandy

Learn the basics of thread, fabric, needles, cutting, stitching and more.  You will make not one but TWO lap quilt tops.  The 'Outerlimits' and the 'All squared up' quilts.   Sandy will go over fabric on the first day of class. This is a six-part class with homework.  On class days students can stay and sew after class. 
  
Pillowcase Class
June 13  Time: 1-5
Note Time Change

Instruction Fee:  $40.00
Teacher: Sandy
Learn to make a cute pillowcase on your 4 thread serger or sewing machine!  

Beginner Machine Quilting Class
Instruction Fee: $50.00
Kit Fee: $50.00
Teacher: Sandy
Sandy teaches several ways to machine quilt in this hands-on class.  This is not a free motion quilting class.  The kit is $50.00 and includes a small quilt top for you to learn on.  Sandy covers how to prepare the top, batting, and backing, basting, and 5 different machine quilting techniques. 

Beginner Machine Applique Class
June 20  Time: 9 - 3:30 
Time includes a 30 min lunch break
Instruction Fee: $60.00
Teacher: Sandy
Learn the basics of Applique and play with your machines stitches!  There is a kit fee.  The project is this cute birdhouse wallhanging by Margie Ullery.  Please note that this is a picture from her book and not the colors in the kit. 

Binding Class
June 22  Time: 10 - 2:30
Time includes a 30 min lunch break
Instruction Fee:  $40.00
Teacher: Sandy
Learn to bind your own quilt!  You will need a crib size quilt already quilted.
Quickie Project Sewing
Begining Sewing Class
June 28 Time: 9-2:30
Time includes a 30 min lunch break
Instruction Fee: $40.00
Instructor: Sandy
NEW CLASS!!
Two projects!!  A tissue cover and a Quick Baby Quilt!  Sandy goes over the basics of sewing

'I Love Tulips'
Paper Piecing Class
June 29  Time: 9- - 3:30 
Time includes a 30 min lunch break
Instruction Fee: $60.00
Teacher: Sandy
A different way to piece!  Explore paper piecing with Sandy.  Time includes a 30 min lunch break. 
Accuquilt 'GO! Talk to the Animals' Quilt Class
July 12th Time: 10 - 4 
Time includes a 30 min lunch break
Instruction Fee: 60.00
Teacher: Sandy
Create all of the cute little animals in the kingdom just by using the GO! Owl (55333) die. Your baby will get its first introduction to the zoo from the comforts of their crib and will experience much joy wrapped up in the GO! Talk To The Animals Baby Quilt.
This is an intermediate machine applique, piecing, and Accuquilt GO! class. 

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Class guidelines: When you pay for a class, it reserves a space for you and you will receive the class supply list.  If your class fee is paid at least one week prior to class time, a 10% discount on all class supplies will be given on everything listed except sewing machines, kits, and patterns.  
Lecture/demo classes do not have supply lists.  The 10% discount does not apply to Mystery, Quickie Saturday, and Pfaff Sewing Club.
  A one-week advance notice of you canceling your reservation is required to receive a refund or transfer. 

On class day please arrive 15 to 30 minutes early to set up your machine and sewing area.  
Due to allergies, please do not wear perfumes, colognes, or scented lotions to class.   Thank you

 

Contact Us
  • Phone: 817-447-1233
  • Fax: 817-447-2905
  • 613 N. Broadway
  • Joshua, Texas 76058
    • sandysquiltshop@att.net
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