Hello everyone! I have MORE news for you! There are two Quilt Challenges I want to tell you about. Read to the end and you'll find SALE news too! Both challenges have already started, so better get to sewing!
The first is the 2020 Moda Grunge Challenge. You must complete a quilt and turn it in here at thew shop by August 28, 2020. Rules: 1. Quilt top, back, & binding must contain ONLY Moda brand Grunge fabrics. 2. Any type of quilting, piecing, embroidery, may be used BUT...it must be ORIGINAL work only (no patterns or books). 3. Perimeter of quilt (all 4 sides added together) should be 240" or LESS. No minimum size. 4. Quilts must be completed, quilted, & bound. 5. Quilt label should include makers & quilter's name, city, & contact info. 6. NO limit to quilts you can enter to the shop for the first round of voting. Each shop will only submit 1 quilt to Moda for final judging. First Place: $2,000 Second Place: $1,000 Third Place: $750 Click the link for the complete contest info: 2020 Moda Grunge Contest
The second contest is the Tula Pink Homemade Challenge. You must complete a quilt using mostly Tula Pink Homemade fabrics and submit it here at the shop by June 5, 2020 for 1st round of judging. One quilt will be submitted by me to FreeSpirit for final judging. Rules: 1. Quilt must be made from 80% Tula Pink Homemade Fabric (due in store next month) & some use of Aurifil threads. 2. Quilt should measure no less than 60" x 60" and include a 4" hanging sleeve (see detailed rules for more on this) 3.Must contain a cloth label with maker's name, address, email, & phone. This label should be securely sewn to the back of the quilt. 4. Entry into the challenge automatically grants copyright permission for image of quilt to be used in publications, advertising or other publicity formats. 5. Winning quilt must be available for one year to travel with FreeSpirit exhibit June of 2020 to September 2021. Click on the link for complete rules and prize list: Homemade Challenge Rules & Info
FYI.... It is NOT to LATE to join either of our CLUBS!
We also have the 2020 Purse of the Month Club. Click the link below for details or to sign up! 2020 Purse of the Month
NEW CLASS....FLOWERS & MORE Join us and our friend: Langdon Floral to make spring decor just in time for Easter! In this class you will make a floral centerpiece with a beautiful Ombre painted pot (flowers to be determined), and then you will make a quick beginner friendly table runner form the ones shown! Best part is that you DO NOT need to bring a sewing machine- we will have EVERYTHING you need ready for you! My advice is to NOT wait- sign up ASAP as space is LIMITED! Link to my website to sign up: Flowers & More Class
LAST BUT NOT LEAST.....LEAP INTO SEWING SALE, Saturday, Feb. 29, 2020 10am-2pm