Below you will find new sewing groups, a few new quilt guilds and our favorite links to free patterns and block ideas. If you can’t find something your interested in, please call us and we will surely help you get the information you are looking for.
EQ Club Free
Teacher: KC Howell
3rd Friday of each month, 1pm
If you own Electric Quilt but haven't used it, then you will become the designer extraordinaire! You must own EQ and if you have a laptop you can bring it for use during class. If not, just watch the demos, take notes and try the steps at home!
Machine Embroidery Club
When: 4th Thursday of each month, 10 am
If you own an Embroidery Machine you will want to join this discussion and demonstration group. You do not need to bring your machine to these sessions.
I Like Mine with Lettuce &Tomato Free
Every Monday, 10am-5pm
Join us every Monday to sew whatever you wish. The shop staff will be available to help you if needed. We break at lunchtime for a salad luncheon. Little Red Quilt House provides the lettuce – please bring a topping to share!
Quilts of Comfort
2nd and 4th Fridays of the month, 9 a.m. to noon
This group is currently working on T-Shirt dresses for children in Haiti.
Fire House Quilters (A Guild with a Purpose)
2nd Tuesday of the month, 10am
Visitors are always welcome to stop in and see what this guild is all about and join if they like what they see! This guild meets at the Medina Presbyterian Church, 5020 Burgundy Bay Blvd.
Loose Thread Machine Quilters Guild
4th Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm
The focus of this guild is to promote machine quilting and teach techniques to improve your skills. Visitors are welcome and membership is open if you care to join the guild.
Proverbs 31 Women's Group
Fabric has been donated to the shop – you provide the time and talent. We have quilt kits ready to go and you may work on them at home. We always need help with quilting and binding the tops that have been made by the ladies. Ask any staff member how you can help this ongoing project. Organizer for this group is Jan Codney.
|Moda Fabric and United Notions Free Patterns
Please feel free to download any of the free patterns offered by Moda and United Notions. Then bring them in to the shop for fabric and help needed to make the quilt.
I love to find new ways to use up leftovers. This site has several ideas on just how to do that. Make a great quilt using what you have on hand and add a border and backing to make a great quilt!
|Quilt Bus Free Patterns
This link takes you to a great web site that offers many different quilt blocks and can help you find some new ideas for quilt projects. You may also want to bring these in for help or shortcut assembly.
This is a another great resource for those who want to learn more without leaving home. Sew much fabric, so little time. Learn all types of new ideas on-line. We may even try dying our own one of a kind fabrics