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Creekside Quilting Newsletter 11/10/2020

  No matter which way you swing, this part is over and we can now answer our phones and watch TV...peacefully.  It also means, there are only 7 more weeks of 2020 and then we can say good-bye to 2020!  Reflecting on 2020, there has been plenty of heartache, pain, and suffering, but there has also been strength, courage and creativity that has come out of our challenges.

What's New @ Creekside Quilting?

  This Timeless Treasures Police fabric arrived last week.  You can find it in our novelty area or view and order HERE

  Ann recommended this book to me last finally arrived and I'm thrilled!  The book offers 44 different star patterns, so if you like to make stars, this is definitely a book for you!  Order HERE

  Chris made this darling holiday pillow as a sample for the store using the Cori Yoder fabric line, Holliberry, you can view HERE and the Kimberbell pattern you can order HERE.  (This pattern is not the machine embroidery pattern) Make the pattern as a single pillow or as a bench pillow!

  Come into the store, email me or comment on our Faceboook page with a name for or Gnome store mascot!  We will draw the name of our new mascot on Facebook Live on Monday, November 30th.  

 Our first four month sewing event for 2021!

Register to meet with Group 1 on  Tuesday, January 5th, Tuesday, February 2nd, Tuesday, March 2nd, and Tuesday, April 6th starting at 10:30 am - 3:30 pm.  OR register to meet with Group 2 on Thursday, January, 7th, Thursday, February 4th, Thursday, March 4th, Thursday, April 1st from 10:30 am - 3:30 pm.
Register Group 1 HERE
Register Group 2 HERE
Each month, we will focus on a season and you can choose the bench pillow pattern from the book you want to make, representing that season.
January sew-in will be winter
February sew-in will be spring
March sew-in will be summer
April sew-in will be fall

Cost to join this sew-in is $40, and each month that you show up, you get a store gift card for $10.  If you show up all 4 months, you get your money back.  The gift card can be used for supplies you will need for the next month's pillow or anything else you want or need in the store.

You must have your own book.  Pre-order your book HERE

Bundle the cost of the sew-in and the book, and receive 15% off the book HERE

Not comfortable coming into the store yet, I get it!  We will have a Zoom group also, on the same dates, so you can be in on all the conversations in the classroom.  If you join through Zoom, you will still receive a $10 store gift card for each session you join, and this card number can be used on our website....and to help you even more, I can email you the gift card number, so you don't even have to come in the store if you don't's all virtual!  
Register for our virtual Group 1 HERE
Register for our virtual Group 2 HERE

And don't forget....we have to have show and tell each month!  

I know this is a lot of information and a lot of "click HERE's", so email me or call the store, if you have any questions.  I think this will be fun and I'm looking forward to getting started!  I've always wanted to have a bench pillow....and now by the time spring get's here, I'll have 4!

What's New in Our Wool Department?

  The Winter issue of Primitive Quilts has arrived and the patterns are just darling!  You can order the magazine HERE.  There is a pattern from Granny's Legacy in the magazine....would you like the kit?

  Get the Granny's Legacy kit for Yule Dream HERE

  Don't you love the name of this designer?  Bird Brain!!  Any of you ever have moments you feel like a bird brain?  LOL!  I sure do...that's why I picked this pattern and the was all because of the name...great marketing on their part!  Order the Jingle Bell Santa Pillow pattern HERE.  And just FYI... you can do the pattern in wool applique, needleturn or machine applique.

  This Bird Brain pattern is called Christmas Santa Pillow...can you tell I love Santa's?  Order this pattern HERE

   Wooly Wednesday's in November will feature buy 2 charm packs and get a $5 gift card!  Applies only to wool in stock in the store or on-line.  Limit one offer per week per customer. You must mention upon purchase.

What's New with Pfaff?

  Well, how many of you have been thinking of a new machine? Well, this is a deal you won't want to pass up.  I have never offered this sale on Pfaff sewing machines, so take advantage of it may, or may not, come again.  Now until Thursday, December 24th, all Pfaff machines are 25% off MSRP.  

Upcoming Classes and Events in November

***In November, when you come to a class or an event in the store, you will receive a gift card!  My way of saying THANK YOU for showing up and supporting our teachers, events, and classes!***

 if you are new to a class or event, you MUST pre-register for all classes and events!  Now with our classroom opening up, our social distancing space in the classroom, and people getting out more, you must pre-register for any class or event at Creekside Quilting.  Anyone arriving without having registered may possibly need to leave, unless there is ample room in the classroom.  This is for your safety as well as ours and we appreciate your understanding of this situation.  Thank you!

***PLEASE NOTE before you come to class, make sure your sewing machine is in good working condition and has all the necessary supplies you will need to run the sewing machine. A good understanding of how to use your sewing machine is a must. Sewing classes require a basic sewing kit and quilting tools.

View November calendar HERE

  Tuesday, November 10th is Wool Club starting at noon! If you are new to the group you MUST register by calling the store at (515)276-1977   This group is open to everyone and store Gift Card for attending will be $5

  Saturday, November 14th at 10 am: is our  State Fair Sampler Block of the Month Group. Store Gift Card for attending will be $10 

  Sit and Knit with Elaine on Sunday, November 15th starting at 1:30 pm.  This club is open to anyone who likes to knit, and would like to knit with other knitters!  If you are new to the group you MUST register by calling the store at (515)276-1977 This group is open to everyone and Store Gift Card for attending is $5

  Starting Wednesday, November 18th We know many of you are new to quilting, or just need a refresher course in quilt making, so Pat is teaching three sessions of each of the following classes:

November 18th Beginning Quilting Session One view details HERE
November 18th Beginning Quilting Session Two view details HERE
November 18th Beginning Binding Basics view details HERE

The classes will be a more individual learning environment, with a limit of 3 students per class.  Come for all three classes, or choose just one, or mix or match over the 4 week period.

Sign up for the session that works best in your schedule by clicking on "select date" (under the price) to see the times. Remember, if you need any notions or rulers, from the supply list, to take a class, you receive a 15% discount on the notions or rulers necessary to be successful in the class.

Store Gift Card is $10 per class you attend

  *******THURSDAY, November 19th is the Applique Sew-in Group starting at 10:00 am and lasting all day! If you are new to the group you MUST register by calling the store at (515)276-1977 This group is open to everyone and store gift card for attending will be $5

  Wednesday, November 25th at 1 pm
 is our next Patchwork Sister's Book Club meeting!  If you are new to the book club you MUST register by calling  the store at (515)276-1977  This group is open to everyone and store gift card for attending is $5

  Ivy's Log Cabin Quilt Group on Wednesday, November 25th at 2:30 pm. Remember to bring your finished quilt top for show and tell.  Store Gift Card for attending is $5

 Friday, October 30th at 1 pm: UFO Club    This group is open to everyone and if new to the group, you MUST register by calling the store at (515)276-1977.  Store Gift Card for attending is $5

Show and Tell

  Phyllis, this is absolutely amazing!!!  All wool applique!!  Excellent!  One ticket coming your way...tee hee he!

Creekside Quilting offers 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!

  Love these burning bushes...they are just so striking...good bye...see you next year!  

Happy Stitchin'  Mask up and stitch on!  karen steggerda

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