End of March - Early Bird Gets The Discount, Free Zoom Class and More
Delphine's Quilt Shop, LC
“Piecing the past and the present into heirlooms of tomorrow!"
114 N. Otsego Ave.Gaylord, MI 49735
Easy Precision Piecing System No-Cost Zoom Class
Tuesday, March 29th at 10am EST
What is the Acorn Easy Precision Piecing System? It's a new way to gain better accuracy in quilt piecing, designed to provide you with easier methods to square corners, match points and press seams flat. Accurate piecing leads to easier quilting! Delphine and her staff members have tested these products and really like them!
The System is designed for every quilter, from beginner to expert, plus the system is easy to learn and to incorporate into your current quilting habits.
Shelly and Bernie Scott-Tobish will teach their innovative Acorn Precision Piecing System during the Zoom meeting. These products were designed by quilters, for quilters, with the aim of taking sewists' skills to the next level, beginners and advanced quilters alike are sure to be enriched by Team Tobish's dynamic classes and Precision Piecing System.
Send an email with ZOOM CLASS in the subject line, to email@example.com to register for this Zoom Class and receive a link to it! One $25.00 gift certificate will be drawn per every 10 people who sign up and attend this class so your chances of winning will be 10 to 1! 10 students =1 prize, 2 students = 2 prizes and so on up to 10 prizes of $25.00 each!
The Early Bird Sale will happen when Delphine sees her first Robin of 2022! Just like on 2-22-2022 the discount will be 22% for 1/2 an hour, only on the web-site, but the sale will run from 6:30am to 7am for those of you who are early birds instead of early to bed quilters. Watch for a Facebook and Email Announcement. It should be any day now!
Pineapple Foundation On Top Piecing with Jen
Saturday, March 26th from 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Class cost - $10.00 plus supplies
Jen's samples are now hanging at the shop and are quite lovely. She used a 10" square set of Spring Promise by Artisan Batiks for Robert Kaufman. There are also samples using 1800's style fabrics and another one made from Effervescent! Learn the basics and pick up tips on making easy Pineapple blocks with the Top Piecing Method of paper piecing which does not require you to flip and sew!
Mini Brick Road Table Runner Class with Jen
Wednesday, April 13th from 1:30pm-3:30pm
Class cost - $10 plus supplies
This class is designed for a beginner level quilter. Using a pattern from Atkinson Designs, and some 5" squares, you will work on cutting fabrics, chain piecing, nesting seams and notching. Jen's sample is on display at the shop.
Foundation Pieced Log Cabin Class with Jen
Wednesday, April 13th from 10:30am-12:30pm
Class cost - $10.00 plus supplies
Another way to do foundation piecing...using the add-a-quarter ruler and the "flip" method. Come join Jen to make these fun scrappy Log Cabin blocks! You choose either 6" finished blocks or 12" finished blocks, using your scraps, strips or yardage. Once you make one, you won't want to stop. Jen did a lap quilt using the 6" blocks and it is on display in the classroom.
Project Bag Class with Jen
Wednesday, April 27th from 10:30am to 2:30pm
Class cost - $20.00 plus supplies
Using Jen's pattern, learn how to make a fun and practical project bag.
Learn useful tips in sewing with vinyl and zippers, as well as tips on basic straight line quilting and binding. You'll make one size of the project bag in class, but the pattern which is yours to keep, will give you 2 additional sizes. The class sample is on display at the shop.
Totally Trendy Tote II Class with Jen
3-session class: Friday's, April 22nd, April 29th and May 6th from 10:30am-2:30pm
Class cost - $30.00 plus supplies
This project is designed for the intermediate/advanced sewist. You will be working at your own pace during the hours listed above, and Jen will be available to help you when you need help. The pattern is a ByAnnie pattern, very well written and very detailed. There are 3 sizes to choose from, Jen made the extra-large size, which is quite large! Her sample is on display at the shop.
On-going and Up-coming Quilt Shows
Both the Cheboygan Area Public Library and the Otsego County (Gaylord) Library are hosting Quilt Shows the entire month of March during regular hours.
Quilts on the Grand Show
April 1 and 2, 2022
West Michigan Quilters Guild
The DeltaPlex in Grand Rapids, MI
A CAMEO Appearance: "Hanging by a Thread"
April 22 and 23, 2022
CAMEO Quilt Guild
The American Polish Cultural Center, Troy, MI
"A Garden of Quilts"
May 6 and 7, 2022
Genesee Star Quilters
Flushing United Methodist Church
"A Sharing of Quilts XVI" Quilt Show
May 13 - 15, 2022
Bay Heritage Quilters Guild
The Bay County Community Center
Northern Michigan Quilt Show
May 20. 21. 2022
At The Aplex
Quilts by the Bay
June 24 & 25, 2022
Little Traverse Bay Quilter's Guild
Holy Childhood Community Center, Harbor Springs, MI
Celebrate the Quilt 2022
July 30 & 31
Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild
Washtenaw Community College