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Beading on Fabric and other great classes

10127 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628   (916) 967-5479  
June 18, 2014
--------Vol. 6, No. 13

We will be closed on Friday, July 4, to celebrate Independence Day.

This is a short newsletter to highlight some great classes coming up soon.  Janet Paehlig will be teaching her popular "Beading on Fabric" class this coming Saturday, June 21, and there are still some spaces left.  Please call by tomorrow, June 19, before noon to sign up so Janet can get kits and handouts ready for everyone. 

Janet has her beautiful beads and fibers in Thistle Dew's classroom now, so even if you can't take her class, come in and shop for some wonderful embellishments. 

Classes and Groups

Because of various scheduling conflicts, we have had to reschedule the following classes: 
Journey of a Quilter-Monday.  The morning and afternoon sessions for this class have been changed for
     The June 23 classes will meet on June 30
There are no changes to the Tuesday sessions. 
Handwork Sit & Sew-Monday.  There will be mo meetings of this group in May or June. 
Quilters' University
    The Saturday, June 21, classes have been moved to Saturday, June 28. 
    The Tuesday, June 17 morning class has been moved to June 10. 
    The Tuesday, June 17 afternoon class has been moved to June 24. 

BOM-House Warming Party, Thu, June 19, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Blankets for Preemies, Fri, June 20, 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
American Girl Doll Sit & Sew, Wed, June 25, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.
BOM-Anniversary Waltz, Thu, July 3, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. -OR- 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Imperial Blooms, Tue, July 8, -OR- Sat, July 26, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Beading on Fabric, Janet Paehlig, Sat, June 21, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m., $20, supply list.  Janet, the owner of Tenaj Creations in Auburn, CA, has been designing and making jewelry and embellishing fabric projects with beads for over 12 years.  In this class, she will talk to you about the several different types of beads available and the best threads and methods to use to embellish your fabric projects with beads.  She has an amazing assortment of beads for purchase--Czech, fused, hand-blown glass, Swarovski crystals, fresh-water pearls, bamboo, sterling silver, and more!  You can either bring one of your projects to embellish or purchase a kit ($5) from Janet to work on.  (The kit includes fabric, batting, beads, and thread.)  

Beatle Bag
, Sandi Fong, Fri, July 11 & 25, 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., $50, supply list.  This can be a sewing bag for threads and notions, a travel bag for makeup and jewelry, a craft bag...there are so many possibilities.  A fun and very useful project.  Sandi brought her bags to the shop last week, and we all loved them so much we begged her to teach a class.  Luckily, she agreed!
Spoolin' Around, Judy Cummings, Mon, Jul 14, Aug 11, Sep 8, 9:00 a.m. - Noon -OR- 1:00 - 4:00 p.m., $45 for series, supply list.  Join Judy for another fun hand work class and make this lovely sewing-themed hand-pieced and embroidered wallhanging designed by Cindy Blackberg.  This piece is featured in the June 2014 issue of American Patchwork & Quilting!

Please see our website for descriptions/pictures of the above classes
and all of our other classes and groups:

Come in the week before or after your birthday
to get 20% off one purchase!
Also, if you buy the end of the bolt, you get 10% off that fabric! (Every day!)

Thank you for being one of our wonderful customers!
Phyllis, Natalie, Pat, Patty, Susan, Toni, Vicki, Donna, Janet,
Janet, Jennifer, Judy,
and Kristanna
Thistle Dew Quilt Shoppe
10127 Fair Oaks Blvd, Fair Oaks, CA 95628 916-967-5479