Events

Friday, April 28 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, April 29
Spring Open House | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Meet the teachers and view class samples for classes available through August.
Monday, May 1
Patchwork Party | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                            $10 per session
Monday, May 1
Patchwork Party | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                       $10 per session
Friday, May 5 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, May 6
Kids Can Sew! Treasure Pouch | 12:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $20
Saturday, May 6                   12:30 to 3 pm
Practice sewing curved seams and neat topstitching as you make a cute and clever treasure pouch with eight little pockets that are perfect for carrying your ear buds, phone charger, jewelry, or any small treasures. A nice gift for Mom … or yourself! This class is suitable for beginners who are familiar with how to use a sewing machine as well as more experienced young sewists.

 
Wednesday, May 10 (Every 4 weeks on Wednesday)
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor:  Donna Schauf                    No Charge

2nd Wednesday of the Month
Wednesday, May 10                             9:30 to 2pm
Wednesday, June 14                             9:30 to 2pm
Wednesday, July 12                               9:30 to 2pm
*1st Wednesday of the Month*
Wednesday, August 2                           9:30 to 2pm

 
Wednesday, May 10
T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial | 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Elaine Linn                           $12
Wednesday, May 10                             5 to 6:30pm


Have you ever wondered how to make a quilt using all of you child’s, Grandchild’s or loved ones T-shirts?  This lecture class will have many examples from the “T-Shirt Quilts Made Easy” book of how you can preserve the past by making a cozy quilt.  Every student’s creation will be as unique as the person you are making it for.  Let the fun begin!!

 
Friday, May 12
Portraits in Thread Workshop | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Portraits in Thread Workshop
Friday, May 12                                               10:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, May 13                                           9:00am to 3:00pm

Create a realistic reproduction of a favorite image/photo using thread and a home sewing machine!
Stop in to see the completed sample!

Learn how to prepare your image and create a full size pattern.  You will then transfer your image onto fabric. Every student will be taught the step by step process, of sewing layers of thread to create their own portrait in thread!


$70 includes Workshop fees, customized pattern and lunch.
Class size is limited reserve your spot today!

 
Saturday, May 13
Portraits in Thread Workshop | 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Portraits in Thread Workshop
Friday, May 12                                                           10:00am to 4:00pm
Saturday, May 13                                                        9:00am to 3:00pm

Create a realistic reproduction of a favorite image/photo using thread and a home sewing machine!
Stop in to see the completed sample!

Learn how to prepare your image and create a full size pattern. You will then transfer your image onto fabric. Every student will be taught the step by step process, of sewing layers of thread to create their own portrait in thread!


$70 includes Workshop fees, customized pattern and lunch.
Class size is limited reserve your spot today!
Monday, May 15
Yarn Tasting | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Trunk Show and Yarn "Tasting"
With Kim Ogle of Kim Ogle Designs


Monday May 15
2:00 to 4:00 pm or 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Call to register: 262-554-6445


Kim will have her yarns available for sale as well as her gorgeous kits.  Please bring along your knitting needles to "taste" the yarn. 

The fee is $5 and includes a goody bag!


 
Monday, May 15
Yarn Tasting | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Trunk Show and Yarn "Tasting"
With Kim Ogle of Kim Ogle Designs


Monday May 15
2:00 to 4:00 pm or 5:30 to 7:30 pm
Call to register: 262-554-6445


Kim will have her yarns available for sale as well as her gorgeous kits. Please bring along your knitting needles to "taste" the yarn.

The fee is $5 and includes a goody bag!

 
Tuesday, May 16
Step by Step Free-Motion Quilting | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rosie LaMantia                   $32
Tuesdays, May 16 & 30                         5:30 to 7:30pm

From nine easily sketched shapes you can create hundreds of design possibilities.  I will teach you the basic nine shapes and we will expand to exploring and trying the different free-motion patterns in the book.  This class is for beginners to intermediate free-motion quilters.  You do not need to know how to draw nor have experience.  Let yourself be creative.

 
Wednesday, May 17
Fold ‘n Stitch Blooms | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Christy Schliesmann                                  $24
Wednesday, May 17                                              5 to 8pm

We will be creating a lovely table scape with a small candle and blooms from your favorite summer fabric garden.  The faux binding technique will amaze you and send you along in a surprisingly rapid time.

 
Wednesday, May 17
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Contact:  Lisa Wilson                            
Third Wednesday of the Month                 6 to 7:30pm


Would you love to see your sock drawer full of hand knit socks? Then this is the group for you! We meet the third Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 7:30pm. We will work on filling up our sock drawers together. Kits (purchased every other month) are $25 - $35 depending on the pattern and yarn we use. Registration is necessary as we need to make sure we have enough kits available for everyone on meeting day. Come join us!!


*Required Kits available these months: May & July

 
Friday, May 19
Relay for Life Rummage Sale | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Relay for Life Rummage Sale

When: Friday, May 19th & Saturday, May 20th
Where: Sew ‘n Save  classroom
Hours:  Friday                      10 to 6pm
              Saturday               10 to 2pm

Please come and shop the amazing selection of  donated fabrics, magazines, books, patterns and unfinished projects. Your purchase will help the American Cancer Society fund groundbreaking research, critical patient care services, education, prevention initiatives, and so much more!

 
Saturday, May 20
Relay for Life Rummage Sale | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Relay for Life Rummage Sale

When: Friday, May 19th & Saturday, May 20th
Where: Sew ‘n Save  classroom
Hours:  Friday                      10 to 6pm
              Saturday               10 to 2pm

Please come and shop the amazing selection of  donated fabrics, magazines, books, patterns and unfinished projects. Your purchase will help the American Cancer Society fund groundbreaking research, critical patient care services, education, prevention initiatives, and so much more!

 
Monday, May 22
Wool Embroidery Sampler | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $48
Mondays, May 22 & June 5                                 1 to 4pm   

If you know a few decorative hand embroidery stitches, you can add an attractive dimensional element to any wool or cotton applique project. In this class you will learn and practice a collection of hand embroidery stitches that are ideal for embellishing a variety of wool projects and pick up some tips and tricks for working with wool. We will have plenty of practice in class and, as you learn, you will create a wool embroidery sampler that can be framed or sewn into a small pillow.

 
Monday, May 22
Wool Embroidery Sampler | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $48
Mondays, May 22 & June 5                                 5 to 8pm 

If you know a few decorative hand embroidery stitches, you can add an attractive dimensional element to any wool or cotton applique project. In this class you will learn and practice a collection of hand embroidery stitches that are ideal for embellishing a variety of wool projects and pick up some tips and tricks for working with wool. We will have plenty of practice in class and, as you learn, you will create a wool embroidery sampler that can be framed or sewn into a small pillow.

 
Wednesday, May 24
Ruler Revolution Cat's Cradle Tool-Corner Stars | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
RULER  REVOLUTION    Cat's Cradle Tool-Corner Stars
Mastering  Your Creative Grid Rulers!
Learn how to use these great rulers to create beautiful quilts and table runners! Use new tips and techniques to make your projects perfect, the first time around!
All classes meet from 4 to 8pm
Bring your favorite beverage
                     and
we’ll provide the Pizza Dinner!!
                  $25 per class


 
Thursday, May 25
No-Waste Windmill Block | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                           $24
Thursday, May 25                                   1 to 4pm   

If you like the look of interlocked Windmill blocks as they spin across the surface of a quilt but are reluctant to make one (maybe they seem too complicated, with fussy templates, crazy angles, and odd seams to match), this class is perfect for you! Using a simple, template-free cutting method and a few easy tricks you can make nearly foolproof Windmill blocks with no seams to match up. As this project starts with 8” squares, it is a great way to use your scraps or a Layer Cake featuring your favorite collection.

 
Thursday, May 25
River Rock BOM | 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
THE TIME HAS
FINALLY COME!!
RIVER ROCK
Block of the Month
This gorgeous 77" x 85" Batik quilt is made up of 36 different fabrics! Each month you'll receive a bundle of 10" squares containing enough fabric to make 1-2 blocks, spacer sections and border squares. In 9 months you'll have a unique sampler quilt!

SEW IN DAY
1:00PM TO 2:00PM OR 5:00PM TO 6:00PM


All Fabrics for the Top and Binding, Monthly Patterns, Monthly Class Fee along with two Sew In Days including lunch (just in case you get a little behind over the holidays).
Class Dates:

Sew In Day: March, April, May
 
Thursday, May 25
River Rock BOM | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
THE TIME HAS
FINALLY COME!!
RIVER ROCK
Block of the Month
This gorgeous 77" x 85" Batik quilt is made up of 36 different fabrics! Each month you'll receive a bundle of 10" squares containing enough fabric to make 1-2 blocks, spacer sections and border squares. In 9 months you'll have a unique sampler quilt!

SEW IN DAY
1:00PM TO 2:00PM OR 5:00PM TO 6:00PM


All Fabrics for the Top and Binding, Monthly Patterns, Monthly Class Fee along with two Sew In Days including lunch (just in case you get a little behind over the holidays).
Class Dates:

Sew In Day: March, April, May
 
Friday, May 26 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, May 26 (Every 4 weeks on Friday)
Quilt for Soldiers | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor:  Nancy Larsen                     No Charge

Friday, May 26                                         1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, June 16                                        1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, July 21                                          1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, August 18                                    1:30 to 4:30pm

 
Saturday, May 27
18” Doll Club – Swim Suit  | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Cheryl Bauer                       $10
Saturday, May 27                                    10 to Noon

Come enjoy summer with this cool looking swimsuit.

 
Tuesday, May 30
Step by Step Free-Motion Quilting | 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
Instructor: Rosie LaMantia                   $32
Tuesdays, May 16 & 30                         5:30 to 7:30pm

From nine easily sketched shapes you can create hundreds of design possibilities.  I will teach you the basic nine shapes and we will expand to exploring and trying the different free-motion patterns in the book.  This class is for beginners to intermediate free-motion quilters.  You do not need to know how to draw nor have experience.  Let yourself be creative.

 
Wednesday, May 31
Machine Basics | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Diane Rusch                       $32
Wednesday, May 31                             4 to 8pm
                                                   Class limit: 6
Are you: New to sewing?
Have you: Sewn in the past and now have a renewed interest in sewing?
Do you: Have a new machine or a machine you haven't used for some time?
Participants will become familiar with the mechanics of the sewing machine. Students will put to use what they've learned by constructing 2 projects: a pillowcase and a scissor caddy.  If time permits a pin cushion will also be constructed.  Supplies  for this project will be provided. 

 
Wednesday, May 31
WI Shop Hop Preview Party | 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
WISCONSIN SHOP HOP FABRIC
PREVIEW PARTY
WEDNESDAY, MAY 31, 2017
4 to 7pm

FABRIC IS LIMITED IN SUPPLY!
PREORDER FABRIC AND KITS

FABRIC IS LIMITED IN SUPPLY!

PARTY GOERS WILL RECEIVE...
 A FABULOUS BAG FULL OF
GOODIES, APPETIZERS,
AND SPECIAL DISCOUNTS!
 
$5.00 Event Fee

PLEASE CALL (262-554-6445)
OR STOP IN TO PRE-REGISTER

 
Friday, June 2 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, June 3
Pay it Forward Pillowcase | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor:  Sue Anderegg                    No Charge
Saturday, June 3                                      10 to Noon

Come and learn how to turn your unwanted stash into beautiful pillow cases in hopes they will be donated to our local charities. It’s a fun and easy project, and the seams will never ravel!

 
Saturday, June 3
Kids Can Sew! Zippered Pencil Pouch | 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $24
Saturday, June 3                                                       12 to 3pm 

Practice your sewing skills and learn how to sew in a zipper while making a cute zippered pouch that is perfect for carrying your school supplies, travel essentials, or spending money! It’s fun and easy and soon you will be able to make them for your friends and family. This class is suitable for beginners who are familiar with how to use a sewing machine as well as more experienced young sewists.

 
Monday, June 5
Wool Embroidery Sampler | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $48
Mondays, May 22 & June 5                                 1 to 4pm   

If you know a few decorative hand embroidery stitches, you can add an attractive dimensional element to any wool or cotton applique project. In this class you will learn and practice a collection of hand embroidery stitches that are ideal for embellishing a variety of wool projects and pick up some tips and tricks for working with wool. We will have plenty of practice in class and, as you learn, you will create a wool embroidery sampler that can be framed or sewn into a small pillow.

 
Monday, June 5
Wool Embroidery Sampler | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $48
Mondays, May 22 & June 5                                 5 to 8pm 

If you know a few decorative hand embroidery stitches, you can add an attractive dimensional element to any wool or cotton applique project. In this class you will learn and practice a collection of hand embroidery stitches that are ideal for embellishing a variety of wool projects and pick up some tips and tricks for working with wool. We will have plenty of practice in class and, as you learn, you will create a wool embroidery sampler that can be framed or sewn into a small pillow.

 
Monday, June 5
Drunkard’s Path | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Sue Anderegg                                     $24
Monday, June 5                                                        5 to 8pm


In conjunction with the Ruler Revolution, you’ll need to make a table runner to add that pop of color and design you’ve looking for! Join us to make an attractive runner using the easy method of the Creative Grid Round Up Tool. Once you see how easy it goes together, you’ll want to make many more to give as gifts!



 
Wednesday, June 7
T-Shirt Quilt Construction | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Instructor:  Elaine Linn                          $24
Wednesday, June 7             
                 Approximate Start Times 3 to 5pm

The starting times and finishing times of this class will be staggered with each student attending and paying for 3 hours of class time. Every 30 minutes a new student will have approximately 25 minutes of one on one time with Elaine to plan their personal quilt design and take the first steps in making their own personal creation. Every student will bring the T-Shirts or other items that they plan to use. It is helpful to attend the T-Shirt Quilt Tutorial to help students get started on their design ideas and understand construction techniques. This is the first of several construction classes and more classes will be scheduled according to the needs of the students.

 
Wednesday, June 7
Wonky Stars | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Sandra Kruppstadt                                  $24
Wednesday, June 7                                                5 to 8pm

Watch the wonky stars twinkle big and bright.  Blocks can be made any size for small projects or large.  Wonky is fun and easy to learn for all quilters and nothing needs to match.  In class we make a rug mug and table topper.

 
Friday, June 9 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, June 10
Beginning Quilting | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                 $48
Saturdays, June 10 & 24                       10 to 1pm

LIMIT 6                                                       BEGINNER

This is a good class for brand new quilters who have NEVER used a rotary cutter or made a quilt block, however, each student MUST be comfortable using their sewing machine. Learn the basics of rotary cutting, and quilt block piecing, plus how to put a simple project together. Students will piece a small table runner or wall hanging in class with some homework.

 
Saturday, June 10
Brentwood Bag | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor:  Judy Olmstead                   $24
Saturday, June 10                                  10 to 1pm

Destination Fun:  Make this fun beach bag (or a bag for all seasons) with plenty of inside pockets.  The bag also has zipper top and hidden outside pocket.

 
Monday, June 12
Patchwork Party | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                $10 per session
Monday, June 12
Patchwork Party | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                              $10 per session
Tuesday, June 13
Easy-Pieced Dresden Plates | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:  Rita Collen                         $24
Tuesday, June 13                                   1 to 4pm  
                  
Dresden Plate blocks have long captured our hearts with their symmetry and simple beauty but many of us shy away from them, thinking they are difficult or time-consuming to make. Using timesavers such as 5” charm packs and a clever cutting tool, learn to make darling Dresden Plates in many sizes quickly and easily! Make as many blocks as you wish – traditional or modern-style – to create a beautiful quilt, a table  runner, or candle mat for your table.

 
Wednesday, June 14
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor:  Donna Schauf                    No Charge

2nd Wednesday of the Month
Wednesday, May 10                             9:30 to 2pm
Wednesday, June 14                             9:30 to 2pm
Wednesday, July 12                               9:30 to 2pm
*1st Wednesday of the Month*
Wednesday, August 2                           9:30 to 2pm

 
Wednesday, June 14
Interlocking Blocks  | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Barbara Vallone                 $24
Wednesday, June 14                             5 to 8 pm


LIMIT 6                             ADVANCED QUILTER                                                    SKILL BUILDER

This class uses a pattern that needs 2 inch strips and 3 sizes of squares! However, the piecing is not done in traditional blocks. It is done in sections that lock together to make the blocks. Students will learn how to choose fabrics that work together, how to piece the center star, and how to go home and finish this quilt. Pattern available in class from the instructor for $5.

 
Friday, June 16 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, June 16
Quilts for Soldiers | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor:  Nancy Larsen                     No Charge

Friday, May 26                                         1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, June 16                                        1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, July 21                                          1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, August 18                                    1:30 to 4:30pm

 
Saturday, June 17
Machine Basics | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor:  Diane Rusch                       $32
Saturday, June 17                                   10 to 2pm

                                  Class limit: 6

Are you: New to sewing?
Have you: Sewn in the past and now have a renewed interest in sewing?
Do you: Have a new machine or a machine you haven't used for some time?
Participants will become familiar with the mechanics of the sewing machine. Students will put to use what they've learned by constructing 2 projects: a pillowcase and a scissor caddy.  If time permits a pincushion will also be constructed.  Supplies for this project will be provided.

 
Saturday, June 17
Summer Birds | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor:  Sandy Kruppstadt                                  $24
Saturday, June 17                                                   10 to 1pm

Let’s celebrate summer and make an imaginary 3-D fanciful bird.  They make cute decorations for any room in your house.  You will learn how to sew, stuff and make your bird stand.  Choose any fabric you like to make this whimsical bird.  Fun for all who love birds and love to sew.

 
Monday, June 19
Summer Pinwheels | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Sandra Kruppstadt                                  $32
Monday, June 19                                                     4 to 8pm

3-D Pinwheels makes a great wall hanging gift for the new baby or any child’s room.  Mother will love it and so will baby.  Fun technique to learn for beginner to advanced quilter.  No pattern to buy.

 
Tuesday, June 20
Beginners Clothing Construction | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                      $64
Tuesdays, June 20, 27 & July 11, 18                 4 to 6pm


Start a journey of constructing your own clothing by making your own skirt. On the way you will learn to read a pattern, construct, a garment and insert a zipper and have a relaxing time while doing it.

 
Wednesday, June 21
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Contact:  Lisa Wilson                            
Third Wednesday of the Month                 6 to 7:30pm

Would you love to see your sock drawer full of hand knit socks? Then this is the group for you! We meet the third Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 7:30pm. We will work on filling up our sock drawers together. Kits (purchased every other month) are $25 - $35 depending on the pattern and yarn we use. Registration is necessary as we need to make sure we have enough kits available for everyone on meeting day. Come join us!!

*Required Kits available these months: May & July

 
Thursday, June 22
Rainbow Blooms Garden Club | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
RAINBOW BLOOMS GARDEN CLUB!
 
10 Month Exclusive
Starting on
Thursday, June 22  
 
 
All classes meet from 
11:00am to 12:00pm
OR
5:00pm to 6:00pm
 
CREATE YOUR QUILT IN TWO SIZES!
 

TWIN                                                                     QUEEN SIZE
(FINISHED SIZE 73” X 95”)                    (FINISHED SIZE 102” X 102”)
$140 plus tax PAID IN FULL                   $165 plus tax PAID IN FULL
Or                                                                 Or 
$15.00 plus tax PER MONTH                 $20.00 plus tax PER MONTH
 
PRICE INCLUDES:
All Fabrics for the Top and Binding, Monthly Patterns, and Monthly Class Fee

 
Thursday, June 22
Rainbow Blooms Garden Club | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
RAINBOW BLOOMS GARDEN CLUB!
 
10 Month Exclusive
Starting on
Thursday, June 22  
 
 
All classes meet from 
11:00am to 12:00pm
OR
5:00pm to 6:00pm
 
CREATE YOUR QUILT IN TWO SIZES!
 



TWIN                                                                        QUEEN SIZE
(FINISHED SIZE 73” X 95”)                               (FINISHED SIZE 102” X 102”)
$140 plus tax PAID IN FULL                               $165 plus tax PAID IN FULL
Or                                                                             Or 
$15.00 plus tax PER MONTH $20.00 plus tax PER MONTH
 
PRICE INCLUDES:
All Fabrics for the Top and Binding, Monthly Patterns, and Monthly Class Fee

 
Friday, June 23
Knit Kamp | 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Our first ever Knit Kamp...

Come and camp in our classroom for a full day of knitting and fellowship.  We will knit from 10:00am to 8:00pm on Friday, June 23. 

Come with your unfinished projects or maybe start a new one after you've shopped in our yarn department.  Whatever you choose, come meet with other knitters for a fun filled day of knitting, laughing, snacking and a surprise or two.

The fee is $25 and includes lunch and dinner.

Call to register: 262-554-6445
Saturday, June 24
Beginning Quilting | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                 $48
Saturdays, June 10 & 24                       10 to 1pm

LIMIT 6                                                       BEGINNER

This is a good class for brand new quilters who have NEVER used a rotary cutter or made a quilt block, however, each student MUST be comfortable using their sewing machine. Learn the basics of rotary cutting, and quilt block piecing, plus how to put a simple project together. Students will piece a small table runner or wall hanging in class with some homework.

 
Saturday, June 24
American Sewing Guild | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Leader:  Donna Bianchi-Schultz

This national guild gets together to share ideas and plan charity events.  It is open to anyone who is
interested.

                 No Meeting in May & July

Saturday, June 24                                   1 to 3pm
Saturday, August 19                              1 to 3pm

 
Monday, June 26
Christmas Preview Party | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CHRISTMAS PREVIEW PARTY
                     YES!
 IT IS TIME TO START THINKING ABOUT
YOUR CHRISTMAS PROJECTS!

       MONDAY, JUNE 26TH
        ANYTIME FROM
   5:00PM TO 8:00PM

BE THE FIRST TO SEE AND BUY THIS YEARS'
CHRISTMAS FABRIC, KITS AND PATTERNS.

JOIN US FOR CHRISTMAS TREATS,
DEMONSTRATIONS,
SPECIAL HOLIDAY  DISCOUNTS
AND LOTS OF HOLIDAY CHEER!

$5 ENTRY FEE   CALL TO REGISTER:    262 554-6445

 
Tuesday, June 27
Beginners Clothing Construction | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                      $64
Tuesdays, June 20, 27 & July 11, 18                  4 to 6pm

Start a journey of constructing your own clothing by making your own skirt. On the way you will learn to read a pattern, construct, a garment and insert a zipper and have a relaxing time while doing it.

 
Wednesday, June 28
Strip Therapy-Stars of Glory | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Karin Janssen-Potter                       $25 incl. Pizza                                                     Wednesday, June 28            4 to 8pm

Come Strip with us!  Make this awesome quilt!  Bring your favorite beverage and we’ll provide the Pizza!!   All you need is a layer cake and a background fabric!  Join us for a fun, fast and affordable quilt top!

 
Thursday, June 29
Thread Sketching 101 | 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Sandra Kruppstadt                                                  $32
Thursday, June 29                                                 1 to 5pm

Sketch with your sewing machine? Yes. Using only straight lines you will learn to sew grasses and trees.  No experience necessary.  Just come and learn.  We will finish with a small quilt for your wall.

 
Friday, June 30 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, July 7 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, July 8
Open House Kids | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Save the Date

Details to be announced
Monday, July 10
Beginning Quilting | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $48
Mondays, July 10 & 17                                          1 to 4pm 


LIMIT 6                                                       BEGINNER

This is a good class for brand new quilters who have NEVER used a rotary cutter or made a quilt block, however, each student MUST be comfortable using their sewing machine. Learn the basics of rotary cutting, and quilt block piecing, plus how to put a simple project together. Students will piece a small table runner or wall hanging in class with some homework.

 
Monday, July 10
Beyond Machine Basics Pt. I   | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Diane Rusch                                        $32
Monday, July 10                                                       4 to 8pm

This is a hands-on lecture/demonstration class. 
Let's take the fear and mystery out of installing a zipper in a project.  Participants will sew 2 different zipper applications.  Other topics will include: how to apply ribbing to a neckline, hemming, and how to apply elastic in a waistband.

 
Monday, July 10
Beginning Quilting | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $48
Mondays, July 10 & 17                                          5 to 8pm

LIMIT 6                                                       BEGINNER

This is a good class for brand new quilters who have NEVER used a rotary cutter or made a quilt block, however, each student MUST be comfortable using their sewing machine. Learn the basics of rotary cutting, and quilt block piecing, plus how to put a simple project together. Students will piece a small table runner or wall hanging in class with some homework.

 
Tuesday, July 11
Beginners Clothing Construction | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                      $64
Tuesdays, June 20, 27 & July 11, 18                  4 to 6pm

Start a journey of constructing your own clothing by making your own skirt. On the way you will learn to read a pattern, construct, a garment and insert a zipper and have a relaxing time while doing it.

 
Friday, July 14 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Tuesday, July 18
Hand Applique: The Back Basting Way! | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                           $24
Tuesday, July 18                                      1 to 4pm  
 
Hand applique is not only beautiful, it is the perfect take-along project for making the most of “waiting time” and is ideal for enjoying hand sewing while relaxing or visiting with friends and family. Applique is fun and easy if you know a few tricks and the best technique for the shapes you are working with. Learn a new way to applique – back basting – while making a charming little quilt. This class will cover back basting and also include tips for “reverse” back basting, sewing nearly invisible stitches, and fabric preparation tips for flawless applique.

 
Tuesday, July 18
Beginners Clothing Construction | 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor: Nancy Landon                                      $64
Tuesdays, June 20, 27 & July 11, 18                  4 to 6pm

Start a journey of constructing your own clothing by making your own skirt. On the way you will learn to read a pattern, construct, a garment and insert a zipper and have a relaxing time while doing it.

 
Wednesday, July 19
Easy-Pieced Dresden Plates | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Rita Collen                         $24
Wednesday, July 19                               5 to 8pm 
 
Dresden Plate blocks have long captured our hearts with their symmetry and simple beauty but many of us shy away from them, thinking they are difficult or time-consuming to make. Using timesavers such as 5” charm packs and a clever cutting tool, learn to make darling Dresden Plates in many sizes quickly and easily! Make as many blocks as you wish – traditional or modern-style – to create a beautiful quilt, a table runner, or candle mat for your table.

 
Wednesday, July 19
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Contact:  Lisa Wilson                            
Third Wednesday of the Month                 6 to 7:30pm

Would you love to see your sock drawer full of hand knit socks? Then this is the group for you! We meet the third Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 7:30pm. We will work on filling up our sock drawers together. Kits (purchased every other month) are $25 - $35 depending on the pattern and yarn we use. Registration is necessary as we need to make sure we have enough kits available for everyone on meeting day. Come join us!!

*Required Kits available these months: May & July

 
Thursday, July 20
Rainbow Blooms Garden Club | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
RAINBOW BLOOMS​ ​GARDEN CLUB!

10 Month Exclusive
Starting on
Thursday, June 22


 
Thursday, July 20
Machine Basics | 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Instructor:  Diane Rusch                       $32
Thursday, July 20                                    1 to 5pm


                                  Class limit: 6


Are you: New to sewing?
Have you: Sewn in the past and now have a renewed interest in sewing?
Do you: Have a new machine or a machine you haven't used for some time?
Participants will become familiar with the mechanics of the sewing machine. Students will put to use what they've learned by constructing 2 projects: a pillowcase and a scissor caddy.  If time permits a pincushion will also be constructed.  Supplies for this project provided.

 
Thursday, July 20
Rainbow Blooms Garden Club | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
RAINBOW BLOOMS​ ​GARDEN CLUB!

10 Month Exclusive
Starting on
Thursday, June 22


 
Friday, July 21 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, July 21
Quilts for Soldiers | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor:  Nancy Larsen                     No Charge

Friday, May 26                                         1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, June 16                                        1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, July 21                                          1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, August 18                                    1:30 to 4:30pm

 
Saturday, July 22
Open Wide Bags | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor:  Judy Olmstead                   $24
Saturday, July 22                                     10 to 1pm

Quick and fun to make, these handy zippered bags in three different sizes for easy access to all your supplies. In class we will be making the medium size bag.   Binding on the easy to install zipper finishes the upper edges and form a handle and grab tab. Create classy bags for organizing, traveling and gifts.

 
Monday, July 24
No-Waste Windmill Block | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                           $24
Monday, July 24                                      5 to 8pm

If you like the look of interlocked Windmill blocks as they spin across the surface of a quilt but are reluctant to make one (maybe they seem too complicated, with fussy templates, crazy angles, and odd seams to match), this class is perfect for you! Using a simple, template-free cutting method and a few easy tricks you can make nearly foolproof Windmill blocks with no seams to match up. As this project starts with 8” squares, it is a great way to use your scraps or a Layer Cake featuring your favorite          collection
 
Wednesday, July 26
Beyond the Simple Nine-Patch | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $48
Wednesdays, July 26 & August 16                                  1 to 4pm


                 LIMIT 6    EXPERIENCED BEGINNER & UP

This is a good class for any quilter who wants to learn how to choose fabrics, how to accurately piece their choice of quilt blocks offered, and how to decide what to do with these blocks. Students will piece at least five blocks of two or three different nine patch patterns by the second class. These blocks will be used to decide how to set the quilt top together during the second class.

 
Wednesday, July 26
Beyond the Simple Nine-Patch | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Beyond the Simple Nine-Patch
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $48
Wednesdays, July 26 & August 9                                  5 to 8pm
     


                 LIMIT 6    EXPERIENCED BEGINNER & UP

This is a good class for any quilter who wants to learn how to choose fabrics, how to accurately piece their choice of quilt blocks offered, and how to decide what to do with these blocks. Students will piece at least five blocks of two or three different nine patch patterns by the second class. These blocks will be used to decide how to set the quilt top together during the second class.

 
Wednesday, July 26
Beyond Machine Basics Pt. II  | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Diane Rusch                                             $24
Wednesday, July 26th                                     5 to 8pm

We will continue to increase our sewing skills.  This class is a lecture/demonstration and hands on.  You will need your sewing machine (please make sure it is in good working order).  We will work on creating the following samples:
· Buttonholes                   
· Blind hem
· Self-trim for a neckline
· Notched turtleneck collar
· Lettuce edge neck application

 
Thursday, July 27
Black Eyed Susan | 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor:  Karin Janssen-Potter                        $35 includes Kit & Class
Thursday, July 27                                          3 to 6pm

Karin will show you a fun, fast and easy way to sew curves, to make this beautiful wall hanging or quilt.  Make your project from yardage, scraps 2 ½’ strips or fat quarters!  You supply the scraps and background!

 
Friday, July 28 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, July 29
Tumbling Triangles | 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Instructor:  Kitty Friend                                $24
Saturday, July 29                                            10 to 1pm

By combining 2 contrasting fabrics you will create triangles tumbling down the quilt. By using the Studio 180 Design V block tool, this quilt is fun and quick.

 
Monday, July 31
Cake Therapy - Soirre | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
CAKE THERAPY

ALL YOU NEED IS A LAYER CAKE AND BACKGROUND FABRIC!
JOIN US FOR A FUN, FAST AND
AFFORDABLE QUILT TOP!
 
BRING YOUR   FAVORITE BEVERAGE  AND WE’LL PROVIDE THE PIZZA !!

MONDAY, JULY 31, 2017

SOIRRE

4:00PM TO 8:00PM

CLASS PRICE  $25 EACH
INCLUDES CLASS FEE, AND PIZZA DINNER!


 
Wednesday, August 2
Hugs for Kids | 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Instructor:  Donna Schauf                    No Charge

2nd Wednesday of the Month
Wednesday, May 10                             9:30 to 2pm
Wednesday, June 14                             9:30 to 2pm
Wednesday, July 12                               9:30 to 2pm
*1st Wednesday of the Month*
Wednesday, August 2                           9:30 to 2pm

 
Thursday, August 3
Yard Sale | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
DON’T MISS OUR ANNUAL YARD SALE!
SAVE ON YARDS AND YARDS OF FABRIC!
SPECIAL SAVINGS THROUGHOUT THE FABRIC GALLERY!
THURSDAY, AUGUST 3,
FRIDAY, AUGUST 4
AND
SATURDAY, AUGUST 5
SAVE THE DATE!

 
Thursday, August 3
Ultimate Travel Bag | 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Instructor:  Karin Janssen-Potter                                 
                                                           $TBA  includes Kit
Thursday, August 3                                12 to 6pm

How about making your own bag for all your quilt retreats and travels?  Join Karin in making the Ultimate Travel bag with eight handy pockets for an organized travel. 

 
Friday, August 4
Yard Sale | 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
DON’T MISS OUR ANNUAL YARD SALE!
SAVE ON YARDS AND YARDS OF FABRIC!
SPECIAL SAVINGS THROUGHOUT THE FABRIC GALLERY!
THURSDAY, AUGUST 3,
FRIDAY, AUGUST 4
AND
SATURDAY, AUGUST 5
SAVE THE DATE!

 
Friday, August 4 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, August 5
Yard Sale | 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
DON’T MISS OUR ANNUAL YARD SALE!
SAVE ON YARDS AND YARDS OF FABRIC!
SPECIAL SAVINGS THROUGHOUT THE FABRIC GALLERY!
THURSDAY, AUGUST 3,
FRIDAY, AUGUST 4
AND
SATURDAY, AUGUST 5
SAVE THE DATE!

 
Monday, August 7
Pack It In | 4:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Elaine Linn                           $28
Monday, August 7                               4:30pm to 8pm 


Get organized, minimize stress, and streamline packing with these handy multi sized cases. Constructed of lightweight mesh and fabric quilted to Soft and Stable, the cases hold their shape and are perfect for sorting and separating all of your travel needs.A soft mesh window on top gives breathability and easy identification of contents. No more digging through the whole suitcase to find the swimsuit or flip-flops. Three different sizes make these cases perfect for every traveler or person with stuff.

 
Tuesday, August 8
Sew ‘n Save Kids’ Summer Sewing Camp | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Camp Counselors:  Rita Collen & Diane Rusch               $100
Tuesday thru Thursday August 8-10                                   1:00-4:00 p.m. each day

 $100 (This includes the camp fee, use of a high-quality kid-friendly sewing machine, AND a $50 gift card the camper can use for class supplies or anything at Sew ‘n Save.)

Children ages 7 and up – get ready to sew up a ton of fun at Sew ‘n Save this summer! Learn how to use a sewing machine and practice making three fun projects – an insulated lunch bag, Make-a-Monster Pillow, and petal pouch – at our newest sewing camp. You will not need to bring your sewing machine to camp! Sew ‘n Save will provide a kid-friendly sewing machine for each camper to use throughout the camp and instruction in how to use it safely and properly.

By the time camp is over, you will gain confidence in your sewing skills and be ready to try new projects on your own. This camp is suitable for beginners – girls AND boys – who are familiar with how to use a sewing machine, along with more experienced young sewists.

In addition to the use of a sewing machine, the camp fee includes a $50 gift card for Sew ‘n Save! You can use your gift card to purchase notions to create your basic sewing kit, buy the fabric for your camp projects, get fabric for your next projects, or apply it toward a sewing machine or accessories. The choice is yours … use it now or use it later. You decide!



 
Wednesday, August 9
Sew ‘n Save Kids’ Summer Sewing Camp | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Camp Counselors: Rita Collen & Diane Rusch $100
Tuesday thru Thursday August 8-10 1:00-4:00 p.m. each day

$100 (This includes the camp fee, use of a high-quality kid-friendly sewing machine, AND a $50 gift card the camper can use for class supplies or anything at Sew ‘n Save.)

Children ages 7 and up – get ready to sew up a ton of fun at Sew ‘n Save this summer! Learn how to use a sewing machine and practice making three fun projects – an insulated lunch bag, Make-a-Monster Pillow, and petal pouch – at our newest sewing camp. You will not need to bring your sewing machine to camp! Sew ‘n Save will provide a kid-friendly sewing machine for each camper to use throughout the camp and instruction in how to use it safely and properly.

By the time camp is over, you will gain confidence in your sewing skills and be ready to try new projects on your own. This camp is suitable for beginners – girls AND boys – who are familiar with how to use a sewing machine, along with more experienced young sewists.

In addition to the use of a sewing machine, the camp fee includes a $50 gift card for Sew ‘n Save! You can use your gift card to purchase notions to create your basic sewing kit, buy the fabric for your camp projects, get fabric for your next projects, or apply it toward a sewing machine or accessories. The choice is yours … use it now or use it later. You decide!

 
Wednesday, August 9
Beyond the Simple Nine-Patch | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Beyond the Simple Nine-Patch
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $48
Wednesdays, July 26 & August 9                                  5 to 8pm
                                    

                 LIMIT 6    EXPERIENCED BEGINNER & UP

This is a good class for any quilter who wants to learn how to choose fabrics, how to accurately piece their choice of quilt blocks offered, and how to decide what to do with these blocks. Students will piece at least five blocks of two or three different nine patch patterns by the second class. These blocks will be used to decide how to set the quilt top together during the second class.

 
Thursday, August 10
Sew ‘n Save Kids’ Summer Sewing Camp | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Camp Counselors: Rita Collen & Diane Rusch $100
Tuesday thru Thursday August 8-10 1:00-4:00 p.m. each day

$100 (This includes the camp fee, use of a high-quality kid-friendly sewing machine, AND a $50 gift card the camper can use for class supplies or anything at Sew ‘n Save.)

Children ages 7 and up – get ready to sew up a ton of fun at Sew ‘n Save this summer! Learn how to use a sewing machine and practice making three fun projects – an insulated lunch bag, Make-a-Monster Pillow, and petal pouch – at our newest sewing camp. You will not need to bring your sewing machine to camp! Sew ‘n Save will provide a kid-friendly sewing machine for each camper to use throughout the camp and instruction in how to use it safely and properly.

By the time camp is over, you will gain confidence in your sewing skills and be ready to try new projects on your own. This camp is suitable for beginners – girls AND boys – who are familiar with how to use a sewing machine, along with more experienced young sewists.

In addition to the use of a sewing machine, the camp fee includes a $50 gift card for Sew ‘n Save! You can use your gift card to purchase notions to create your basic sewing kit, buy the fabric for your camp projects, get fabric for your next projects, or apply it toward a sewing machine or accessories. The choice is yours … use it now or use it later. You decide!

 
Friday, August 11 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Monday, August 14
Patchwork Party | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                                          $10 per session
Monday, August 14
Patchwork Party | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Karin Janssen-Potter                             $10 per session
Wednesday, August 16
Beyond the Simple Nine-Patch | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $48
Wednesdays, July 26 & August 16                                  1 to 4pm

                 LIMIT 6    EXPERIENCED BEGINNER & UP

This is a good class for any quilter who wants to learn how to choose fabrics, how to accurately piece their choice of quilt blocks offered, and how to decide what to do with these blocks. Students will piece at least five blocks of two or three different nine patch patterns by the second class. These blocks will be used to decide how to set the quilt top together during the second class.

 
Wednesday, August 16
Operation Sock Drawer | 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Contact:  Lisa Wilson                            
Third Wednesday of the Month                 6 to 7:30pm

Would you love to see your sock drawer full of hand knit socks? Then this is the group for you! We meet the third Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 7:30pm. We will work on filling up our sock drawers together. Kits (purchased every other month) are $25 - $35 depending on the pattern and yarn we use. Registration is necessary as we need to make sure we have enough kits available for everyone on meeting day. Come join us!!

*Required Kits available these months: May & July

 
Thursday, August 17
Wool BOM - Snoman Gathering | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Next Wool Project is Here!!

Starting Thursday, August 17                             5:00pm to 6:00pm

Details to be announced
Friday, August 18 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, August 18
Quilts for Soldiers | 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Instructor:  Nancy Larsen                     No Charge

Friday, May 26                                         1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, June 16                                        1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, July 21                                          1:30 to 4:30pm
Friday, August 18                                    1:30 to 4:30pm

 
Saturday, August 19
Kids Can Sew! Stuffed Chicken Pin Cushion | 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                           $16
Saturday, August 19                                             10 to 12pm

Make a cute stuffed chicken that you can use as pin cushion, decoration, or toy. Or make several and use them for juggling! In this class you will learn to cut and machine sew smaller pieces and use a sturdy hand stitching method to finish your work. This class is suitable for beginners who are familiar with how to use a sewing machine as well as more experienced young sewists.

 
Saturday, August 19
American Sewing Guild | 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Leader:  Donna Bianchi-Schultz

This national guild gets together to share ideas and plan charity events.  It is open to anyone who is
interested.

                 No Meeting in May & July

Saturday, June 24                                   1 to 3pm
Saturday, August 19                              1 to 3pm

 
Monday, August 21
Machine Basics | 4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Diane Rusch                       $32
Monday, August 21                               4 to 8pm
                                  Class limit: 6

Are you: New to sewing?
Have you: Sewn in the past and now have a renewed interest in sewing?
Do you: Have a new machine or a machine you haven't used for some time?
Participants will become familiar with the mechanics of the sewing machine.  Students will put to use what they've learned by constructing 2 projects: a pillowcase and a scissor caddy.  If time permits a pincushion will also be constructed.  Supplies for this project will be provided.

 
Monday, August 21
Fold ‘n Stitch Leaf Topper | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Christy Schliesmann                 $24
Monday, August 21                               5 to 8pm  
  

Fall is coming and you will be prepared with a creative and nature-inspired table topper. This project is designed for gift-giving as well as for your own table. When your friends and family see it, they’ll want one too!

 
Wednesday, August 23
Binding Basics | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $24
Wednesday, August 23                                         1 to 4pm 


                                  SKILL BUILDER

Come learn five basic binding variations. Students will understand how to do all five and then they can begin to make the binding of their choice for their next quilt project           .
 
Wednesday, August 23
Binding Basics | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $24
Wednesday, August 23                                         5 to 8pm

                                  SKILL BUILDER

Come learn five basic binding variations. Students will understand how to do all five and then they can begin to make the binding of their choice for their next quilt project           .
 
Wednesday, August 23
Hand Applique: The Back Basting Way! | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor: Rita Collen                                            $24
Wednesday, August 23                                          5 to 8pm

Hand applique is not only beautiful, it is the perfect take-along project for making the most of “waiting time” and is ideal for enjoying hand sewing while relaxing or visiting with friends and family. Applique is fun and easy if you know a few tricks and the best technique for the shapes you are working with. Learn a new way to applique – back basting – while making a charming little quilt. This class will cover back basting and also include tips for “reverse” back basting, sewing nearly invisible stitches, and fabric preparation tips for flawless applique.

 
Thursday, August 24
Rainbow Blooms Garden Club | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
RAINBOW BLOOMS​ ​GARDEN CLUB!

10 Month Exclusive
Starting on
Thursday, June 22


 
Thursday, August 24
Rainbow Blooms Garden Club | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
RAINBOW BLOOMS​ ​GARDEN CLUB!

10 Month Exclusive
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Thursday, June 22


 
Friday, August 25 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Saturday, August 26
Fall Open House | 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Monday, August 28
How to Finish Your Quilt | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $24
Monday, August 28                                               1 to 4pm 


Limit 6                      Experienced Beginner & UP

Learn the concepts of how to finish any size quilt. This hands-on workshop will show how to layer, quilt, and bind with lots of techniques and directions. Students must have a small quilt top ready to be basted. Supply list will give more information. Beginning Quilting students and others are welcome!
 
Monday, August 28
How to Finish Your Quilt | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $24
Monday, August 28                                               5 to 8pm

Limit 6                      Experienced Beginner & UP

Learn the concepts of how to finish any size quilt. This hands-on workshop will show how to layer, quilt, and bind with lots of techniques and directions. Students must have a small quilt top ready to be basted. Supply list will give more information. Beginning Quilting students and others are welcome!
 
Wednesday, August 30
UFO Time with Barb Vallone | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
*UFO*  ~  *Unfinished Objects*
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $10
Wednesday, August 30                                          1 to 4pm 

MINIMUM 4                           MAXIMUM 6

This class is for anyone who has taken one or more classes with me since 2002! You will have time to bring ONE project closer to DONE in this workshop. You will also get good ideas to finish more projects at home!                
 
Wednesday, August 30
UFO Time with Barb Vallone | 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
*UFO*  ~  *Unfinished Objects*
Instructor:  Barbara Vallone                                  $10
Wednesday, August 30                                          5 to 8pm

MINIMUM 4                           MAXIMUM 6

This class is for anyone who has taken one or more classes with me since 2002! You will have time to bring ONE project closer to DONE in this workshop. You will also get good ideas to finish more projects at home!                
 
Friday, September 1 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, September 8 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, September 15 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, September 22 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, September 29 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, October 6 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, October 13 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, October 20 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!

 
Friday, October 27 (Every Friday)
Open Knit | 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Open Knit
Every Friday                            No Charge
1 to 4pm
 (With the exception of Friday, Feb. 10 & March 10)
We are scheduling 3 hours every Friday for an Open Knit time.  Come join us for the camaraderie of knitting or crocheting.  Bring a friend or meet some new ones.  This is not a class so there will be no instructor, just 3 hours of  uninterrupted knitting time.  What a Pleasure!!