Sunday, September 21, 2014

10th Annual Sew-In

Our 10th Annual Sew-In is January 22-25, 2014. Registration is $100 for all four days or $25 for each day. If you have attended ALL TEN Sew-In's you will save $25 on your registration!

Call the shop for details or to sign up.

Along I-80 Shop Hop

October 16-18

Get a FREE pattern at each shop for a winter-themed row-by-row quilt along with in-store specials. All stores will have their regular store hours. The participating stores are:


-Crazy Red Head Quilting, Newton
-Three Sisters Fabric and Fashion, Montezuma
-Brooklyn Fabric Company, Brooklyn
-Brooklyn True Value, Brooklyn
-Woolen Needle, Williamsburg
-Rainbows and Calico Things, Williamsburg
-Common Threads Quilt Shoppe, North Liberty
-Cotton Creek, West Branch




Monday, September 15, 2014

Beginning Longarm


November 8, 1-5pm
or
December 13, 1-5pm

Learn to use the longarm quilting machine and get a license to drive. This class covers the basics of loading and quilting with a longarm machine.

Teacher: Peg
Cost: $75 includes supplies

Free Motion Quilting


November 8, 10am-noon
or
December 13, 10am-noon

Learn the basics of free motion quilting and design options. Bring your machine from home and try it on the longarm, too. You do NOT have to be a longarmer to take this class.

Teacher: Peg
Cost: $20 includes supplies

Paper Piecing


November 18, 6-9pm
or
December 2, 6-9pm

Make our cute little "Top the Tree" quilt block using a paper-piecing technique.

Teacher: Mary
Cost: $30 incl supplies

Beginner Quilt Class


November 6, 1-4pm & November 20, 1-2pm
or
December 1, 1-4pm & December 15, 1-2pm

Learn to cut, piece and finish your first quilt. This is a 2-part class.

Teacher: Jackie
Cost: $40 plus supplies

Pillowcase Smiles for ConKerr Cancer

Saturday, October 11, 10am-5pm

Join us in making Pillowcase Smiles for ConKerr Cancer! Stop by and sew a pillowcase with one of our kits for $6 or bring your own kit with fabric from home. We will be giving away two $30 gift certificates to TWO lucky people to come and sew with us! Stop by the shop to reserve your place or call us at 319-626-3160.

If you don't sew, you can purchase a kit and we will sew and donate the pillowcase for you!