Creekside Quilting Newsletter 09/01/2020
We have our Iowa State Fair Winners!!! Sharon Jorgenson...congratulations! You had the most votes and will be the winner of a $25 gift certificate from Creekside Quilting! We did not have enough participants for each category, so we will just award one 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winner according to number of votes. This board of winners will be on display throughout the month of September. We will have all gift cards ready for pick up starting Wednesday, September 2nd. Congratulations to all who submitted a picture and congratulations to the top three who won!
Sign-up today and join me for Moda's Stitch Pink Event in the month of October to recognize Breast Cancer Awareness!! Moda will be sending me the directions for each quilt block every morning through October, and I will then email you the directions for each block! To join me, register online HERE...this is free. And then order your Stitch Pink Grunge Kit HERE Supplies are limited on the kits, so get yours early. Registration and kit reservation are available until September 30, 2020
We love hearing stories of the young girls and boys that are sewing their own masks!! This is Alison and we miss seeing her in the store...keep sewing sweetie and stay safe at school! Great job on sewing your mask!
This is an oldie but a goodie! The Hoffaman Dream Big Slate and Opal panels are still in the store, and they look GREAT just being quilted with a binding....it speaks for itself on a wall! Just ask my neighbor Eva, who was drooling over mine this past weekend! Come into the store and see our display...Order your panel HERE (you will need to scroll down on the page)
Creekside Quilting's Monthly Calendar of Classes and Events
Register from our website or call Creekside Quilting to register for any event or class (515)276-1977
Upcoming Classes and Events September
Wooly Wednesday's in September will feature buy one wool pattern and get the second wool pattern at 20% off! Applies only to patterns in stock in the store or on-line. Limit one per week per customer.
Join us for Flash Sale Friday's. Every week is something different and the discounts vary! We are keeping you on your toes and in suspense each week! You can find out the Friday deal on our Facebook page and through our emails. Orders can be placed online or in the store, but catch the special every Friday morning, because some weeks, we sell out of the items before 11am!
Did you know you receive loyalty points for ALL purchase placed in the store and on line? Creekside Quilting is going to start Double Loyalty points on Sunday's
when you place an order through our website!! Your points will be added to your account on Monday, when we return to the store!
Join us Monday's at 4:30 pm on Facebook Live to see what's new in the store! We are excited to announce that we have teamed up with CommentSold to make it even easier for you to shop right from our Facebook posts and videos! It just takes a comment "Sold!" Julia started last night with her first line of Henry Glass' Moroccan Red fabric line! We are using CommentSold as another tool to bring shopping to you in your own comfy spot! No need to leave your home, just watch us on Monday's at 4:30 and order fabric right then and there! It's that easy. Ordering off of Comment Sold gives you a fat rate of $7 on all shipping orders...so order away and save!
We look forward to going live with you tomorrow, and every Monday, at 4:30! View yesterday's taping HERE
Tuesday, September 8th is Wool Club starting at noon!. Register by calling the store at (515)276-1977 or emailing email@example.com This group is open to everyone and can be joined via Zoom or by meeting in the classroom
Saturday, September 12 at 10 am: is our State Fair Sampler Block of the Month Group.
Saturday, September 12th at 10:30 and 1:30, we will be demonstrating Rotary Cutting Basics! We all know how important accurate rotary cutting is when it comes to quilting. Come on in and maybe learn a new tip or trick!
Clothesline Club 2020 on Monday, September 14th starting at 1 pm. This group is closed.
Wednesday, September 16th is the Applique Sew-in Group starting at 10:00 am and lasting all day! Register by calling the store at (515)276-1977 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org This group is open to everyone and can be joined via Zoom or by meeting in the classroom
I'd like to invite 7 friends for a Friday Night Sew-in! I miss seeing and sewing with my friends, so let's gather together, in the classroom, on Friday, September 18th for an evening of sewing, community, communication, and laughs! This will not be eligible for Zoom...let's just gather...6 feet apart, with masks, but share in stories, laughter and opinions, and just have a fun evening together! We will start at 4:30 and sew and talk until we are tired. Bring your own beverages and snacks. It's free, just register through the store at (515)276-1977. Sorry this will not be offered through Zoom.
Saturday, September 19th at 10:30 and 1:30, we will be demonstrating how to make the yo-yo's used in B's Caprice pattern Yoyo Trees! If you are like me, you've probably already started thinking about Christmas, and this makes a great Christmas gift!
Order the B's Caprice pattern HERE, order the Olfa Circle Cutter HERE
Sit and Knit with Elaine on Sunday, September 20th starting at 1:30 pm. This club is open to anyone who likes to knit, and would like to knit with other knitters! You can register by calling the store at (515)276-1977 or emailing email@example.com This group is open to everyone and you can join via Zoom or meet in the classroom
Wednesday, September 23rd at 1 pm is our next Patchwork Sister's Book Club meeting! Register for the book by calling the store at (515)276-1977 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org This group is open to everyone and you can join us via Zoom or meeting in the classroom.
Ivy's Log Cabin Quilt Group on Wednesday, September 23rd at 2:30 pm.
Friday, September 25th at 1 pm: UFO Club We have changed up our UFO Club guidelines for 2020 , and this club will now be FREE to everyone!! At the end of the year, if you have a ticket, you will be eligible for prizes at our end-of-year party next June. There will be no money collected throughout the year for missed project goals, just tickets given out for accomplished goals....these tickets will enter you automatically in our prizes. And you don't have to come every month....the more tickets you earn, the more chances you have to win...it's that easy!
We gather on the last Friday of every month for show and tell of our latest projects! Every month we set a goal(s) on what we hope to achieve in the next 4 weeks. IF we meet our goal(s), we get a ticket to put in for the drawing of prizes at the end of the year. IF you don't meet your goal, no problem, you just don't get a ticket...but you can re-set your goal for the upcoming 4 weeks. You can join any time through out the year. Prize month will be June 2021. Register by calling the store at (515)276-1977 or emailing email@example.com This group is open to everyone and will meet via Zoom or in the classroom....
As we say good-bye to summer this weekend, mask up and keep quilting! karen steggerda