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Volume 16, Issue 1
January 2014
Cheyenne Sew-cials Club
Meeting: 1st Thursday of the Month
Times: 10:15 am, 1:15 pm, or 5:15 pm
Membership: $20/ year
Happy New Year!! The Quilted Corner is happy to welcome you to it’s new “Kansas Troubles” fabric
and patterns themed Quilt Club. The meeting times are the same as the old Thimbleberries Club.
Meetings will last about an hour and are full of demonstrations, helpful hints, and inspiration. There
will be times for Show and Tell and encouragement. Members will receive a 10% discount on all
purchases on the day of the meeting. Join anytime during the year.
Come Join the Fun!
UFO Spring 2014
Coming Soon …
Friday, 3:00 pm to Sunday 3:00 pm
Northcutt Conference and Retreat Center
Hillsdale, Wyoming
Snow Buds by McKenna Ryan
Due to the overwhelming success of this retreat, the Quilted Corner has added an additional weekend! You can sign up for either:
March 14, 15, 16, 2014
March 21, 22, 23, 2014
So get with your quilting friends, decide
which weekend works for your group, and
come have some fun. Five meals will be prepared by the staff of NRC and the sleeping
arrangements are dorm style. Tables will be
set up for all night sewing marathons.
Starting this spring we will be offering a class on
McKenna’s new block of the month, Snow Buds.
This series features whimsical snowmen using
Hoffman Batiks. Spring may not be the time for
snowmen but you will have a completed quilt by
the time snow flies next winter.
The Quilted Corner
wishes you
many “pieceful” hours of
quilting in
$70.00 per person, includes 5 meals and 2
nights lodging, ($55.00 meals only).
Class Schedule (continued)
Beginning Quilting 101
Featherweight Maintenance
Robin Dempsey
You’ve been wanting to learn how to “quilt”, now is the
time. This class introduces you to the world of rotary-cut
quilt making. Learn how to make these simple quilt and
learn the basics about fabric, color, cutting, and more.
You will have enough time to complete the quilt shown in
2 classes 4 sessions
Date: Fri. Jan. 17
Fri. Jan. 24
Fri. Jan. 31
Fri. Feb. 7
Date: Sat. Feb. 15
Sat. Feb. 22
Sat Mar. 1
Sat. Mar. 8
Level: Beginner
Christine Carozza
We will each take apart our own Featherweight 221/222
and do basic maintenance, such as oil, grease, adjust
pressure and tension to get your machine sewing as it did
when it came off the assembly line.
1 classes 1 session
Date: Sat. May 3
Twister Technique
Darlene McClure
This class will take the stress out of Pinwheels. No more
templates, tracing, slipping or frustration. Only fun with
amazing results
2 classes 2 sessions
Date: Wed. Mar. 12
Wed. Mar. 19
Wed. Mar. 12
Wed. Mar. 19
Level: Intermediate
Fee: $35.00
Beginning “Machine” Quilting
Robin Dempsey
Learn the basics of machine quilting and the recommended tools and techniques needed to quilt your own
quilts beautifully and easily. We will be covering straight
line quilting as well as some simple free-motion quilting.
Kit is included
2 classes 1 session
Date: Fri. Mar. 21
Sat. Apr. 12
Level: Beginner
Foundation By the Yard “Crazy for you” Pattern
Robin Dempsey
Have you heard about foundation piecing and wonder
exactly what it’s all about? Do you know but are too intimidated to even try? Are you ready to learn a new technique? The technique of foundation piecing is easy to
learn and master and it provides precise pieced blocks.
2 classes 1 session
Date: Sat. Mar. 22
Fri. Mar. 28
Level Intermediate
Hunter’s Star Table Runner
Marilyn Lanham
Like stars? Here’s a quick and accurate way to get perfect points. Many sizes, lots of lay-outs. Start with a table runner and go from there.
2 classes
Date: Tues. Mar. 11
Tues. Apr. 1
Tues. Apr. 15
Level: Beginner
Technique Tuesday
Robin Dempsey
Introduction to English Paper Piecing using hexagons.
You will learn the technique and work on a project.
2 classes 1 session
Date: Tues. Feb. 18
Tues. Feb. 18
Level: Beginner
“A Year to Crow About”
Designed by Pine Tree Country Quilts, this pattern features pictorial scenes of crows in the seasons of the year.
Surrounding these 12 pictures are various different pieced area that add whimsy to the quilt. A complete kit of
this amazing quilt project is available.
Class Schedule (continued)
Marilyn Lanham
Join Marilyn in making one of Wyoming’s Favorite animals. You will learn another technique for paper-piecing
and make a fabulous quilt in the process.
2 classes
Date: Mon. Mar. 10
Time: 5p-9p
Mon. Apr. 14
Tues. Mar. 18
Level: Intermediate
The Future
I hope to find a buyer, as my fondest desire is for
the Quilted Corner to continue. Until such time,
it is business as usual. We have a full schedule of
classes and events for the upcoming months.
New fabric, patterns, and books are arriving
weekly. I am committed to keeping the store just
as it always has been until I retire.
Compass Rose Table Runner
Marilyn Lanham
Want to learn waste-free, precise paper-piecing? Come make a
spectacular Mariner’s compass table runner designed by Judy
2 Classes 2 sessions
Sat. Feb. 8
Time: 9a-4p
Sat. Mar. 29
Tues. Feb. 11
Thurs. Feb. 27
Level: Intermediate
Quilts of Valor
Anyone interested can participate
Meetings are Thursdays 10a-9p
at the Quilted Corner
Contact: Marilyn Lanham (635-9246)
Jan. 16
Feb. 20
Mar. 20
Apr. 17
May 15
June 19
Basic Sewing Supplies list
The following sewing supplies are
needed in most of the classes offered at the Quilted Corner:
Sewing machine in good
working order
Rotary cutter and mat
Rotary cutter rulers
Fabric scissors
Paper scissors
Pencil and paper
Silk pins
Pin cushion
Seam ripper
Fabric required for class
Matching thread
Class book or pattern
Appliqué Club
This club is for beginners as
well as the experienced
appliqué’ers. Come to the
Quilted Corner every fourth
Monday of the month and
with the help of Erma Parkins learn and/or advance
your knowledge of hand
appliqué. Come on in and
take advantage of the fellowship. Time: 1p-3p
January 27
February 24
March 24
April 28
May 26
June 23
There is no charge.
Don’t miss our ad in the
Hometown Magazine
$5.00 off coupon
Register to win a $25.00 gift certificate
A winner drawn every month
20%-on your birthday
20%-end of the bolt
Block of the Month
Embroidery/Quilting project
Instructor: Erma Parkins
“Sweet Stitches” includes 12 separate monthly patterns. Each pattern has a designed 10” embroidery piece
surrounded by a simple 2” pieced border. To add a touch to the embroidery the patterns also include a Fabric
Accent piece which has been designed by Kathy’s original watercolor paintings. These pieces can be fused or
appliquéd onto your quilt.
Cost of the pattern and Class is $10.00 per month.
Classes: Mondays Jan. 6, Feb. 10, Mar. 10, Apr. 7, May 5, June 9. Time 1p-3p
Thursdays Jan. 9, Feb. 13, Mar. 13, Apr. 10, May 8, June 12. Time 6p-9p
Thangles Buck-A-Block™
Our Series 10 for Thangles started last October, but it is not too late to start. The
quilt is on display at the QC. Joining is easy-Just sign up, choose your fabric and
receive the first kit. Come into the store anytime during the month to receive your
next kits for only $1.00 each. Our meeting dates in 2014 will be on Saturdays January 18, April 5, and October [email protected] 10:30am. Bring in the blocks you have completed
for show and tell. If you have 3 blocks done prior to each meeting, you will be eligible to enter the drawing for a $25 gift certificate to be awarded at the last meeting
in October.
Block of the Month
“Wind in the Whiskers” by McKenna Ryan
Cute kittens and curious cats meet fluttering birds, blissful butterflies, a school of koi, and one very brave chipmunk in
this new design by McKenna Ryan. Blending new prints with rich batiks, creates a peaceful landscape glowing with soft
color and texture. There are 7 individual blocks that could stand alone as wall hangings or together to create a cat lovers
paradise as a whole quilt. It’s the purrfect project for any cat-loving quilter.
There will be a SEW IN day once a month to work on these blocks. No charge
Classes: Tuesdays 10a-12p or 6p-8p Dates: Jan. 28, Feb. 25, Mar. 25, Apr. 22, May 27
Classroom Available
If your group is looking for a place to quilt and socialize, consider the Quilted Corner. We have the irons
and ironing boards as well as cutting mats. There is a kitchen with coffee pot, microwave and refrigerator.
Just call the store to schedule. You are welcome anytime the room is open.
Also available for use are the big tables in the back, perfect for pinning that large quilt top.
Our motto at the Quilted Corner…
…”helping quilters create memories one block at a time”.
Machine Quilting Service
An exciting change at the Quilted Corner. The
machine quilting service will now be completed
by Dan and Debbie Przymus of Timberline Quilting Services. Please call to sign in your quilts.
You will receive a highly professional service
with a fast turn around.
Project Linus mission: To make security blankets for kids
in critical care and traumatic situations.
Meetings are the second Saturday of the month .
Call Rose @ 701-7703 for more information.
The Quilted Corner continues to be a drop off place for
quilts. Please feel free to bring in any new, handmade,
washable quilts. Any size is acceptable from 18”x 24” up to
45” x 60”.
Wyoming State Quilt Guild
The Southeast Region will be hosting
“Quilt Wyoming 2014”
July 10,11,12 and 13
in Cheyenne, Wyoming
If those unfinished projects are taking over your sewing room or you want to start a new project but need
to finish one first, come join us on the second Sunday
of each month. Bring your project and sewing machine and join in the fun. You sew at your own pace
and you may use the store’s ironing boards, irons,
and cutting mats. There is no fee. “Sew” gather up
your UFO’s and join us at the store on the following
Sundays from noon to 5pm.
January 12, 2014
February 9
March 9
April 13
May 11
June 8
Feathered Teachers are:
Judith Baker Montano
Wendy Butler Burns
The opportunity quilt was designed by Molly
Visit the web site,
for additional information.
Class Policies
Payment for the class fee is required at the time of registration. Due to class size restrictions, we are unable to accept reservations without payment. You may register in person, by mail or by telephone with a Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover.
All classes have a minimum enrollment. If enrollment does not meet the instructors’ class minimum we will notify you 4 days prior
to the class. If your class is cancelled by the instructor you will receive store credit or refund in the amount of the class fee.
If you must cancel, the Quilted Corner will need to receive notification at least 4 days prior to the start of class. Cancellations
after this point are nonrefundable.
If you miss a class, make-up classes are available for $12.50 per hour (one hour minimum). Please make arrangements with
your instructor. Private lessons are also available for $12.50 per hour.
A 10% discount will be given on all items purchased from the Quilted Corner for your class.
Due to limited space, we must ask that children not be brought to class.
Please note the skill level requirements for each class. We want you to have a good time and succeed.
It is important to check your sewing machine prior to class time to insure it is running properly and that you have working knowledge of it. If you have any questions or concerns, please let us know as soon as possible, so we can assist you .
Beginner Skill level: Limited or no basic sewing knowledge
Intermediate Skill level: Knowledge of sewing basics and quilting fundamentals
309 West Lincolnway
Cheyenne, Wyoming 82001-4437
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Mark Your Calendar
2 Cheyenne Sew-cials
6 Sweet Stitches
9 Sweet Stitches
12 UFO
16 Quilts of Valor
17 Beginning Quilting 101
18 Thangles
24 Beginning Quilting 101
27 Applique Club
28 Wind in the Whiskers
31 Beginning Quilting 101
6 Cheyenne Sew-cials
7 Beginning Quilting 101
8 Compass Rose
10 Sweet Stitches
11 Compass Rose
13 Sweet Stitches
15 Beginning Quilting 101
Techniques Tuesday
Quilts of Valor
Beginning Quilting 101
Applique Club
Wind in the Whiskers
Compass Rose
1 Beginning Quilting 101
2 Cheyenne Sew-cials
8 Beginning Quilting 101
10 Sweet Stitches
11 Hunter’s Star
12 Twister
13 Sweet Stitches
14-16 Hillsdale Retreat #1
18 Pronghorn
19 Twister
20 Quilts of Valor
21 Beginning Machine Quilting
21-23 Hillsdale Retreat #2
22 Foundation by the Yard
Wind in the Whiskers
Foundation by the Yard
Compass Rose
1 Hunters’ Star
3 Cheyenne Sew-cials
5 Thangles
7 Sweet Stitches
10 Sweet Stitches
12 Beginning Machine Quilting
13 UFO
14 Pronghorn
15 Hunters’ Star
17 Quilts of Valor
22 Wind in the Whiskers
28 Applique Club