July & August News


 
 
 
7/17/13

Happy Summer! It looks like we are in for a pretty warm spell over the next couple of weeks.

First we want to congratulate the winners!
       MaryAnne Melmoth was the $25 gift certificate winner for the 2nd quarter Punch Card Drawing
       
       Lois Moore, Karen Flatbush, and Misty Bowman were the winners of the Red, White & Blue Block Challenge. The blocks that we had turned in were awesome as always and these lucky ladies will have some very nice quilts when they get them made. We had 40 blocks turned in, so Karen & Misty each got 13 blocks and Lois got 14.
Thanks to all of you who participated. We will have another challenge later this year.

July Events:

Tomorrow. July 18th - Mary Bruun will be teaching us how to make baskets or bags in the "It's Just a Wrap" class. The cost is $30 + the book and will be from 10am - 4pm. 

Friday, July 19th - UFO Club Meeting & Sew Day
We will meet from 10am - 12pm for show and tell. Anyone wishing to stay and work on their UFO projects are welcome to stay until 5pm and sew.  


Thur, Fri, & Sat, July 25th, 26th, 27th - We are having our 2nd Elephant Party taught by Lynette. This is a 3-day retreat. The cost is $75 + pattern (you choose which critter you want to make) and we provide breakfast goodies and lunch each day. We have had a couple of last minute cancellations so there is still room.

Mon & Tue, July 29th & 30th & Tue, Aug 6th - Jackie Savage will be teaching the Joy/Noel Banner. The cost for this 3 day class is $45 + book and will be from 10am - 4pm.

Aug Events:

Thursday, Aug 1st - In the Strippy Scrap Quilt class by Lois Moore, you will learn how to turn your scraps and leftover binding into a great quilt. The cost is $25 and will be from 10am - 4pm.

Friday, Aug 2nd - UFO Sew Day
from 10am - 4pm (This is not a meeting day just a sew day)

Saturday, Aug 3rd -
Our Block of the Month group will meet from 10am - 12pm.

Friday, Aug 9th - Brown Bag Friday Nite Open Sew
We have open sewing on the 2nd Friday night of each month. Bring your dinner and join us from 5pm - 10pm. There is no charge for this.

Tuesday, Aug 13th - "Little Things" Owl Pincushion & Tape Measure Cover. On the 2nd Tuesday of each month we have a "Little Things" class. The cost is $8 and that includes a kit with some of the supplies you will need. The class is from 10am - 2pm. Please sign up and get your supply list.

Wednesday, Aug 14th - Birthday Potluck and Open Sew
We will celebrate Aug Birthdays, eat and sew from 10am - 5pm.
We have Open Sewing every Wednesday from 10am - 5pm.

Saturday, Aug 17th - Brigid's Cross is a fun modern look quilt taught by Scarlett Rose. This class is $30 and is from 10am - 4pm.

Sun, Mon & Tue, Aug 18th, 19th & 20th - New Twist on Strips N Curves Party - a 3-day Retreat. Lindy Ballard is teaching this class. The cost is $125 + book and is from 10am - 5pm each day. We serve breakfast goodies and lunch each day.


Mark the date!!
The River Run Shop Hop is
Wed thru Sat,
Sept, 11,12,13 & 14.
There are 13 shops participating this year. 




If you have any questions, suggestions or wish to sign up for one of our classes, please call us at 530-547-2228.
Our website
www.blueirisquiltshop.com is being updated constantly. Check out our Facebook page, Blue Iris Quilt Shop, to see lots of photos of the awesome quilts that are being created in our classes.

Thanks for your support!

Lynette, Janis, Natalie, Kathy, Sally, Pauline, Judy, Audra, & Madison

 

 

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Address: 9348 Deschutes Rd
Palo Cedro CA 96073

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  • Sunday Closed

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