May 2015 Newsletter

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Sew Many Blessings

Baby Lock Dealer, Koala and Floriani Products

 Teachers Open House

Friday May 15th 10:00-6:00

Saturday May 16th 10:00-3:00

All patterns, books, notions, fabrics and Clearance 25% off

 

Refreshments will be served.

No fat quarters will be cut during the sale.

 

Come in and register to win two free Tickets to see Ricky Timms and Alex Anderson

in Morgantown, WV  July 17th and 18th

 

Dear Friends,

We hope all the rain in April is bringing out your May flowers. 

New fabric is arriving daily.  Even new Christmas and Fall Fabric.  Now is the time to get started on holiday projects.  We have a lot of new classes and events planned.  The West Virginia Shop hop has been moved to July.  We are excited to be participating in the Row by Row Experience and we will once again be holding a pillowcase workshop for Conkerr Cancer.  Just to name a few upcoming events. 

Come in and see us at our open house see the new projects and meet the teachers.

 

 

 

Due to the increased cost of postage and printing we have posted our newsletter on the website.  If you would like to receive your newsletter by regular mail please let us know.

 You can call (304-429-0050/866-317-5100) or email: sewmanyblessings@frontier.com or just come by and let us know. 

 

 

Take time to quilt, Winona and Heidi

 

 

 

 

 

1925 Adams Avenue

Huntington, WV  25704

304-429-0050

866-317-5100

www.sewmanyblessingsquiltshop.com

sewmanyblessings@frontier.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

Store Hours

Monday 10:00 – 5:00

Tuesday 10:00 – 8:00

Wednesday 10:00 – 5:00

Thursday 10:00 – 8:00

Friday 10:00 – 6:00

Saturday 10:00 – 3:00

Closed Sundays

 

 

 

 

 


EXCITING NEW CLASSES

 

We are happy to be offering several exciting new classes.  Many classes require a sewing or embroidery machine; please let us know if you would like to use one of ours.  Class fee is due when you register.  You can sign up at the store, by phone or e-mail.  If registering over the phone or e-mail, you must have a valid credit card.  Receipts and class supply lists will be mailed to you.  Full refunds on class fee will be given if you cancel seven days in advance.  After that, a 50% refund will be given provided you give us 24 hours’ notice.  If you do not attend a class and we are not given 24 hours notice, there will be no refund or rescheduling of your class.   Classes may  be cancelled if Cabell County schools are closed for snow or ice (please call ahead and use your own judgment in inclement weather).  If we cancel classes, they will be rescheduled or class fee refunded.  Stop by the store to register for your class.  Please be considerate of your teacher and fellow classmates who may have allergies – refrain from wearing scented lotions and perfumes.

Please have your fabric and supplies purchased before the beginning time of your class. 

 

 

 Beginning Quilting

 Always wanted to learn to quilt? Know someone who wants to  quilt or just needs some refresher on techniques, this class is for you. 

 Instructor: Eileen Farren  Three sessions: Saturdays May 30th,  June 13th and 20th. 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 4 Class fee $30.00

 

 Hand AppliquéKindness Matters. Make this beautiful wall hanging designed by Cottage Creek and learn to hand Applique at the same time.        Perfect for the beginner to the advanced student. Would make a great addition to any home or a great gift. Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session: Tuesday May 19th 10:00-2:00 or Thursday August 13th 5:00-8:00 Class Fee: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

 

Hand Quilting

 Great way to learn to quilt that special project all by yourself.  You will be bringing your own project or you can buy one of our “cheater” panels.  Nothing larger than twin size please.

Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session: Thursday June 11th 5:00-8:00 or Saturday August 15th  10:00-1:00 Cost: $20.00  Class fee includes spool of thread and starter pack of between needles. Class Limit: 6

 

Free Motion Machine Quilting:

This has been one of our most popular classes. So come learn the basic techniques by using your regular sewing machine to quilt your own quilts/table runners, etc.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield.  One Session: Tuesday July 14th 5:00-8:00 or Saturday August 1st 10:00-3:00. Class Fee: $20.00

 Class Limit: 5

 

Star Gazer Table Runner

Make this classic table runner patriotic, country or use batiks to make it bright.  You choose your look. Instructor: Prudy Pickens  One session: Tuesday June 2nd  10:00 -2:00 or Friday July 31st 10:00-3:00 $20.00 Class Limit: 4

 

Tea Time Placemats

Make these stunning paper pieced placemats using Judy Niemeyer”s Pattern and template paper.  Instructor: Eileen Farren.  Two sessions:  Thursdays July 30th and August 6th 5:00-8:00 Class Limit: 4 Class fee: $25.00.

 

Sassy Screen Tote

Use Mesh and colorful fabric to make this adorable tote.  Great for the beach or pool.  Or carry every day as a purse. Instructor: Sandy Sheffield  One session: Saturday June 6th 10:00-3:00 or Wednesday July 8th 10:00-3:00 Limit:5  Class fee: $20.00

 

Margo Bag

This is a great purse for the quilter/sewer who is apprehensive about making a purse.  Learn to make pockets, put in linings, magnetic snaps, straps and square off the bottom.  One session: Friday June 5th 10:00-2:00 or July 29th 10:00-2:00   Instructor: Prudy Pickens Class Limit: 5  Class fee: $20.00

 

 

America Land that I Love

Make this machine applique patriotic bench pillow Sandy will teach you to use fusible grid.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield. One session.  Monday June 8th 10:00-3:00 or Monday June 15th 10:00-3:00  Limit: 4.  Class Fee: $20.00

 

Dresden Ruunner

Make this eye catching table runner with dresden plates and prairie points.  Instructor: JoAnn Gwinn. Two sessions: Wednesdays June 17th and 24th 10:00-2:00 or Wednesdays August 5th and 12th 10:00- 2:00:00 Class Limit: 4 Class Fee: $25.00

 

Curved Diamonds

Eye catching geometric quilt that uses the tri-rec ruler.  Instructor: Prudy Pickens  Two Sessions: Fridays June 12th and 19th 10:00-2:00  Tuesdays August 4th and 11th 4:00-8:00  Class Limit:5  Class Fee: $25.00

 

“Chicken” Towel

Make this adorable machine  appliqued kitchen towel with a wide eyed chicken on it.  Great beginning machine applique class.. One Session  June 9th  500-8:00  or  Monday  August 10th  10:00-2:00  Instructor Eileen Farren    Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $20.00

 

Sew on the Go Bag

This is a great little bag that every Quilter needs. Hold your scissors, thread.  It even has it’s own pin cushion. Instructor: Sandy Sheffield. Two sessions: Wednesdays June 3rd and 10th  10:00-3:00  Class limit:5  Class fee $25.00

 

Hometown Favorite

Make this eye catching quilt using Karen Montgomery’s pattern and scrappy rulers.  Two sessions: Fridays July 10th and 17th.  10:00-2:00 or one session Saturday August 8th  10:00-3:00.  Instructor: Loretta Steele.  Class fee; $25.00

 

Quilting II

Know the basics of quilting.  Learn some additional techniques and even make a pillow.  Flying geese, paper piecing and mitered borders. One Sessions: Monday June 22nd. 10:00-2:00  Cost: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

 

My Huntington

Beverly has designed her own redwork pattern of the City of Huntington.  Make this your own by highlighting places that are special to you. Instructor: Beverly Beldon  One session: Tuesday July 7th 5:00-8:00. Class Fee $20.00 Class Limit4

 

 Press-n-Go

Make this great pressing mat to use at home or take to classes/retreats.  One session: Wednesday July 15th 10:00-3:00.  Instructor: Prudy Pickens.  Class Limit: 4  Class fee: $20.0

 

Serger Class

Want to learn how to use more of the techniques available on your serger.  This class is for you.

This class is for baby lock serger owners.  We will be making  a pillow entirely on the serger,  including the zipper;

Instructor: Sandy Sheffield.  Class Limit: 6.  Class fee including fabric kit is $50.00.  Saturday July 11th 10:00-3:00

 

Squedge Spike Table Runner

Make this geometric designed table runner using the Squedge 15 ruler.  One session: July 18th 10:00-3:00 or Monday August 24th 10:00-3:00.  Instructor: JoAnn Gwinn Class Limit: 6  Class fee: $20.00

 

Autumn Pillow

Beautiful Redwork PIllow with coloring behind it.  Great accent to any home.  One session Thursday August 27th 5:00 – 8:00 or Wednesday September 9th 10:00-2:00  Instructor: Beverly Beldon  Class Limit: 5  Class Fee: $20.00

 

Crown Jewels

Beautiful quilt using the “Tucker Trimmer and Lemoyne Star rulers.  We love the Tucker Trimmer for 1/2 square triangles.

Two Sessions: Monday July 20th and 27th  10:00-2:00 or Saturday August 22nd 10:00-3:00.  Instructor: Lynn Rash

Class Limit: 4   Class Fee: $25.00 

 

Embroidery Club

 

Instructor: Sandy Sheffield

The Embroidery Club meets once a month to learn new techniques and ideas on machine embroidery.  Since the classes have become large, registration is now required to hold your spot: classes will be limited.  Be sure to sign up early so we will have ample time to provide enough kits for some of the projects. The club is held the fourth Tuesday of each month from 10:00-12:30, 1:00 – 3:30 or from 5:30 – 8:00.   Cost is $10.00 per each class session.  Class limit is 6 per session.  Please check your supply lists for class or call to make sure you bring everything you need.  Please note that Sandy rarely cancels her classes due to the weather. 

 

May 26th  - Pansy Mug Rug As late as spring can be.  Our pansies are beautiful. Stitch up a beautiful flower basket mug rug and do th e quilting in the hoop.  This can be used many ways not just as a mug rub.

 

June 23rd – Curling Iron Caddy  This is entirely made in the hoop.  Makes a great travel accessory!  It has a hanger to fit on the doorknob for storage.  Make some for gifts!

 

July 28th Cutwork Table Topper  - Learn how to sew out cutwork with this project.  A wonderful design for guest towels or pillow cases also.

 

August 25th – Applique and lace bookmarks. –  This cute bird bookmark can be personalized by you for the person who loves to read. 

 

****Any machine brand can be used in the Embroidery Club.  However,  we do not know all the machines, so you  need  to know how to use your machine.

Sip & Stitch

Every Thursday from 10:00-2:00

This is a great time to meet fellow quilters and work on projects

you just can’t seem to get to at home.

 

Fancy Ladies/A Quilted Heart Baskets

Due to popular demand we are continuing the Fancy Ladies Redwork Block and Quilted Heart Baskets block of the Month.

This will be held the third Thursday of each month at 5:00   Cost is $15.00 and includes pattern, fabric and floss.  If you have already started on the ladies and would like additional help or have decided you would like to embroider more of the ladies please come.  Haven’t started them? This is the perfect time to get started.

  Instructor: Beverly Beldon

 

Kid’s Camp

June 25th and 26th. 10:30 to 2:30   Class Limit: 6 

Must be at least 9 years of age and have access to a sewing machine.

Should have a basic knowledge of their machine.  (Threading, etc.)

We are doing a kitchen themed camp.  Campers will be making aprons and placemats.

Cost of camp is $65.00 and includes lunch both days.

 

Deck the Halls by Crab Apple Hill

Redwork/Embroidery Block of the Month

Beverly Beldon will be teaching this Block of the month beginning

Tuesday April 21st. 5:00-8:00 It will continue on the third Tuesday of each month thru

September.  So you will have plenty of time to finish it for Christmas.

You must purchase your fabric in the beginning.

Then you have several options.  See Heidi or Winona for details.

If you have not seen the actual quilt,  you need to come see it. 

It is awesome.

 

ConKerr Care Pillowcase Event

Our Conkerr Cancer pillow case event has been scheduled for Saturday September 12th at Sacred Heart Catholic Church (on the other side of Dairy Queen.)  From 9:00-3:00. Last year we made 165 pillowcases. Our goal is to make more this year.

Snacks, drinks and a light lunch is provided.

We will have kits made up and ready to go.  Thanks to Kohl’s and Foust for donating money and great prices on fabric.  If you wish  to donate fabric that would be great also.

All you need to do is come.  We need people to sew, iron, trim, pin and turn.

We will provide some machines.  If you can bring your own that would be great.

The more people we have the more pillowcases we can get completed.

 

Ricky Timms

We have two tickets to the Ricky Timms/Alex Anderson event in Morgantown, WV July 17th and 18th.

We are going to give these tickets to one lucky person. (she can choose which friend she wants to go with her).  Just come in during our Open House on May 15th or 16th and talk to Heidi or Winona to get your name in the drawing.  We will draw the lucky winner on Saturday the 16th at 3:00 p.m.

 

 

Don’t forget the:

WV Quilters Show in Summersville June 18th thru 20th

WV Mountain Quilt Quest Shop Hop  July 22nd thru 25th

Mystery Harvest Shop Hop  September 30th thru October 3rd

 

 Row by Row Experience  June 21st thru September 8th

We are pleased to announce that we will be participating in the Row by Row Experience this year.  Quilt stores in all Fifty States are involved.  This years theme is H20.

Each store will have a row pattern and kit available for their row.  Rows are 9.5″ by 36.5″

You collect patterns or kits at different stores to make up your quilt.

Patterns are free.  Each store will have their price for the kit.

Many Stores have designed a license plate that you can purchase to add to your quilt or make other projects.

Many of the fabric companies have designed fabric just for the Row by Row. 

You cannot purchase kits or fabric or receive a pattern until the official start date.

We are also not allowed to provide patterns or sell kits outside the store (vending events) or by mail.

 

Sew Many Blessings Annual Sewing/Quilting Retreat

Our sewing/quilting retreat will be August 14th – 16th

 at Carter Caves State Park.  Cost of the retreat is $40.00.

Retreat begins at 9:00 on Friday and ends at 1:00 on Sunday.

On Friday August 14th Sandy  will be teaching a class for those who are interested from 9:00-4:30.

You can bring anything you want to work on during the retreat.  We do have games, door prizes, etc.

You must be registered and fees paid by Saturday August 8th.

Rooms at Carter Caves are under Sew Many Blessings Retreat.  Reservations can be made now at 800-325-0059/606-286-4411.  Room rate is $79.95 per night.

Sew Many Blessings Quilt Shop
1925 Adams Avenue HuntingtonWV25704 USA 
 • (304) 429-0050

Classes offered at Sew Many Blessings

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That's for the Birds Machine Applique

That’s for the Birds
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Kitchen Sink Tote

Kitchen Sink Tote

Islander Bag

Islander Bag

Garden Tea Party Block of the Month

Garden Tea Party Block of the Month

Sew on the Go Bag

Sew on the Go Bag

Intertwined Throw

Intertwined Throw

Zen Table Runner

Zen Table Runner

Hand applique Bunny

Hand applique Bunny

FanFare

FanFare

My Huntington Redwork

My Huntington Redwork

Paper Pieced Leaf Placemat

Paper Pieced Leaf Placemat

Prairie Star Table Runner

Prairie Star Table Runner

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January 2015 Newsletter

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 Teachers Open House

Friday January 16th 10:00-6:00

Saturday January 17th 10:00-3:00

All patterns, books, notions and fabric 25% off

Clearance an additional 30% off

 

Refreshments will be served.

No fat quarters will be cut during the sale.

 

Dear Friends,

Can you believe that 2015 is here?  Hopefully not as much snow as we had at the beginning of last year.

We have a lot planned for this year.  Several of our classes will continue.  Sandy has the embroidery club,  Beverly has her redwork classes and Eileen will continue to teach fresh new faces beginning quilting.  We also have several events planned.  Our annual embroidery retreat is February 20th – 22nd at Carter Caves.  We will once again have a spring shop hop with other local shops April 10th and 11th.  And we are very excited to have Emily Carter come to teach two serger projects April 24th and 25th. 

Take time to quilt, Heidi and Winona

 EXCITING NEW CLASSES

 

We are happy to be offering several exciting new classes.  Many classes require a sewing or embroidery machine; please let us know if you would like to use one of ours.  Class fee is due when you register.  You can sign up at the store, by phone or e-mail.  If registering over the phone or e-mail, you must have a valid credit card.  Receipts and class supply lists will be mailed to you.  Full refunds on class fee will be given if you cancel seven days in advance.  After that, a 50% refund will be given provided you give us 24 hours’ notice.  If you do not attend a class and we are not given 24 hours notice, there will be no refund or rescheduling of your class.   Classes may  be cancelled if Cabell County schools are closed for snow or ice (please call ahead and use your own judgment in inclement weather).  If we cancel classes, they will be rescheduled or class fee refunded.  Stop by the store to register for your class.  Please be considerate of your teacher and fellow classmates who may have allergies – refrain from wearing scented lotions and perfumes.

Please have your fabric and supplies purchased before the beginning time of your class. 

 

  Beginning Quilting

Always wanted to learn to quilt? Know someone who wants to         quilt or just needs some refresher on techniques, this class is for you. 

 Instructor: Eileen Farren  Three sessions: Saturdays January 31st, February 14th and 21st.. 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 4 Class fee $30.00

 

Hand Appliqué – Make this cute Easter bunny and learn to hand Applique at the same time. Perfect for the beginner to the advanced student. Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session: One Session Thursday January 29th 5:00-8:00 or Tuesday March 10th 10:00-1:00 Class Fee: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

     

Hand Quilting

 Great way to learn to quilt that special project all by yourself.  You will be bringing your own project or you can buy one of our “cheater” panels.  Nothing larger than twin size please.

Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session: Tuesday February 10th 5:00-8:00 or Saturday March 7th 10:00-1:00 Cost: $20.00  Class fee includes spool of thread and starter pack of between needles. Class Limit: 6

 

Free Motion Machine Quilting:

This has been one of our most popular classes. So come learn the basic techniques to using your regular sewing machine to quilt your own quilts/table runners, etc.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield.  One Session: Saturday February 28th 11:00-2:00 or Thursday March 26th 5:00-8:00 Class Fee: $20.00  Class Limit: 5

 

Kitchen Sink Tote

Make this versatile tote to carry all your quilting supplies in or use it as a diaper or grocery bag.   Instructor: Prudy Pickens  One session: Saturday January 24th 10:00-3:00 or Tuesday March 3rd 10:00-3:00: $20.00 Class Limit: 4

 

Tea Time Placemats

Make these stunning paper pieced placemats using Judy Niemeyers Pattern and template paper.  Instructor: Eileen Farren.  Two sessions:  Fridays February 6th and 13th 10:00-2:00  or Tuesdays March 31st and April 14th 4:00-8:00  or Thursdays March 5th and 12th 4:00-8:00 Class Limit: 4 Class fee: $25.00.

 

Prairie Star Table Runner/Table Topper

Make this stunning table runner/Table Runner as a gift or better yet for your own home.  Instructor: Loretta Steele.  One session: Wednesday January 28th 10:00-2:00 or Tuesday March 10th 4:00-8:00.  Class Limit: 4  Class fee: $20.00

 

Islander Bag

Everyday purse that you quilt yourself.  Two sessions: Wednesdays April 8th and 15th 10:00-2:00 or one session Saturday April 18th 10:00-5:00  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield. Class Limit: 5  Class fee: $25.00

 

Intertwined Throw. 

Make this beautiful throw using Cozy Quilt Designs pattern .  We have this quilt fully kittled for your convenience.  Instructor:  Prudy Pickens. Two sessions.  Fridays January 23rd and 30th or Fridays March 20th and 27th 10:00-1:00 or Thursdays April 2nd and 9th 5:00-8:00  Limit: 4.  Class Fee: $25.00

 

FanFare

Make this eye catching quilt using the Lazy Angle Ruler. Instructor: Lynn Rash. Two sessions: Mondays February 9th and 16th 10:00-2:00 or Saturdays March 21st and 28th 10:00-2:00 Class Limit: 4 Class Fee: $25.00

 

Zen Table Runner

Eye catching table runner using the Curvy Log Cabin Ruler.. Instructor: Prudy Pickens  One Session: Friday February 27th  10:00-2:00  or Saturday April 11th 10:00-2:00 Class Limit:5  Class Fee: $20.00

 

That’s for the Bird’s Machine Applique’

Adorable Patchabilities wall hanging. One Sessions Tuesday February 17th 4:00-8:00  or Tuesday March 31st 10:00-2:00 Instructor Eileen Farren    Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $20.00

 

Sew on the Go Bag

This is a great little bag that every Quilter needs. Hold your scissors, thread.  It even has it’s own pin cushion. Instructor: Sandy Sheffield. Two sessions: Tuesdays February 3rd and 10th 10:00-2:00  Class limit:5  Class fee $25.00

 

A Little Something Jacket.

Make this versatile Jacket to wear everyday or something to dress up with. You will be using a serger on part of the jacket.  If you do not have a serger we will provide one. Two Sessions: Wednesdays March 11th and 18th 10:00-2:00  or One Session: Saturday March 14th 10:00-4:00 Cost: $25.00  Class Limit: 4

 

My Huntington

Beverly has designed her own redwork pattern of the City of Huntington.  Make this your own by highlighting places that are special to you. Instructor: Beverly Beldon  One session: Saturday February 7th 10:00-2:00 or Tuesday March 17th 5:00-8:00. Class Fee $20.00 Class Limit: 6      

 

 

 

 

Embroidery Club

 

Instructor: Sandy Sheffield

The Embroidery Club meets once a month to learn new techniques and ideas on machine embroidery.  Since the classes have become large, registration is now required to hold your spot: classes will be limited.  Be sure to sign up early so we will have ample time to provide enough kits for some of the projects. The club is held the fourth Tuesday of each month from 10:00-12:30, 1:00 – 3:30 or from 5:30 – 8:00.   Cost is $10.00 per each class session.  Class limit is 7 per session.  Please check your supply lists for class or call to make sure you bring everything you need.  Please note that Sandy rarely cancels her classes due to the weather. 

 

January 27th  - L’Amour Table Lace Lace is combined with beautiful linens.  Make Lace Table Coasters and Linens with a Valentine Theme.  The designs used are for table napkins, centerpieces and coasters.

 

February 24th – Linen Tissue Box Covers  -  Think of all the fun you can have creating ways to say “Bless You” on Linen Tissue Box Covers

 

March 24th  - Create a beautiful Linen Table Runner

 

April 28th – Embroidery Ready to Wear –  T-shirts, sweaters and Jackets can be dressed up using designs and netting.

 

****Any machine brand can be used in the Embroidery Club.  However,  we do not know all the machines, so you  need  to know how to use your machine.

 

                  

 

 

Kids Camp

This is a great class to teach your children a basic sewing project.

We are still in the planning stages.

So save the date of April 2nd  and further details will be coming soon.

 

Sip & Stitch

Every Thursday from 10:00-2:00

This is a great time to meet fellow quilters and work on projects

you just can’t seem to get to at home.

Fancy Ladies/A Quilted Heart Baskets

Due to popular demand we are continuing the Fancy Ladies Redwork Block and Quilted Heart Baskets block of the Month.

This will be held the third Thursday of each month at 5:00   Cost is $15.00 and includes pattern, fabric and floss.  If you have already started on the ladies and would like additional help or have decided you would like to embroider more of the ladies please come.  Haven’t started them? This is the perfect time to get started.  Instructor: Beverly Beldon

 

 Block of the Month

Border Creek Station Mystery Quilt Club

Eight month Block of the month.  We still have kits available.

Fabric is Atelier by 2 Sisters for Moda

Mystery  quilt is seven different fabrics in the Atelier Line that only

those in the Block of the Month will be allowed to purchase.

This block of the month is a little different than what we have done in the past.

You purchase all your fabric up front.  Then you come in once a month to get the pattern for that month.

Cost for the Lap kit is $135.00.  Cost for the Queen is $200.00

Until the last month you do not know what the finished product will look like.

You will have the choice of making two different quilts. A lap 62″ x 83″ or a queen 96″ x 96″

 

We will have a reveal party in August 2015 so everyone can come show off their quilts.

 

Garden Tea Party

Block of the Month

This six month Block of the Month begins Monday January 19th.  It is

an applique’ block of the month that can be done by machine or by hand.

Tammy will be teaching the hand method.  We will be using the Catalina fabric by Maywood just like you see on the pattern.  Finished size is 72″ x 62″

 Cost per month will be $32.00 and includes fabric and pattern.

Class will be the third Monday of every month from 5:00-7:00

 

Serger Classes

We are pleased to announce that Emily Carter, National Instructor with Baby Lock

will be here April 24th and 25th to teach two project classes on the serger.

Both classes will be held at Sacred Heart Church

(just on the other side of Dairy Queen)

The Friday April 14th class is the “Standing Ovation” The ultimate Serger Tote.

Cost of Class is $90.00 and includes instructor, pattern and all your materials plus lunch. This class requires a Baby Lock Ovations serger.  This is the perfect class for those of you who own an Ovation.  For those of you who do not own an Ovation and would like to try one out we will have several available to use.

These are on a first come basis, so if you are interested in this class you need to sign up fast.

 

The Saturday April 25th class is a Serger Sampler pillow and is available for any baby lock serger.  Cost of class is $75.00 and includes instructor, pattern and all your materials and includes lunch.  If you do not own a baby lock serger, we will have several for use. 

 

Photos of both projects will be on the website.

 Moda’s Piece and Comfort Challenge

Moda is supporting this challenge to recognize and honor the sacrifices that are made by our country’s military familes.  Any one can enter.  Challenge begins Janaury 1 2015 and ends March 31,2015.  You can pick up an entry form at the store.  Ninety percent of the quilt must be made with Moda fabrics. Fifty percent of the Moda fabric must come from one or both of the featured collections.  Featured collections are Red, White & Free by Sandy Gervais and Because of the Brave by moda. For a complete list of all the rules come by the store.  !st place is $500.00 2nd is $250.00 and and third is $150.00.  There is also a designers choice award of $500.00 that will be chosen by Sandy Gervais.

 

 

Deck the Halls by Crab Apple Hill

Redwork/Embroidery Block of the Month

Beverly Beldon will be teaching this Block of the month beginning

Tuesday April 21st.  It will continue on the third Tuesday of each month thru

September.  So you will have plenty of time to finish it for Christmas.

More information will be available at the store and on the website soon.

 

 

ConKerr Care Pillowcase Event

We would like to thank everyone who came to our pillowcase event in September.  It was a huge success.  We are in the process of planning another one and as soon as everything is in place we will let you know the date.

 

 

Dates to Remember:

Janaury 15th and 16th Open House at Sew Many Blessings

February 20th – 22nd- Annual Embroidery Retreat Carter Caves, KY

April 10th and 11th  Spring Fling Shop Hop – 5 local shops

April 24th & 25th – Serger Classes with Emily Carter

June 17th – 20th, 2015 WV Quilters Festival, Summersville, WV

July 22nd – 25th, 2015 WV Mountain Quilt Quest Shop Hop

August 14th – 16th, 2015 – Sew Many Blessings Quilting Retreat Carter Caves, KY

October 7th – 10th, 2015 Mystery Harvest Shop Hop

 

 

 

Sew Many Blessings Annual Machine Embroidery Retreat

Our annual machine embroidery retreat will be February 20th thru February 22nd

 at Carter Caves State Park.  Cost of the retreat is $40.00.

 

On Friday February 20th from 9:00-5:00 Sandy will teach the Sew Trendy Cross Bag by Pickle Pie Designs.  Cost of the kit is $50.00 and includes all your supplies.

Teaching fee will be $10.00 to be paid to Sandy day of retreat.

 

Beginning Friday night at 7:00 Sandy will teach Anita Goodesigns Landscape Christmas.

We will be making a wall hanging/table runner.  Our project will be geared more to the winter scene rather than Christmas.  Cost of kit which includes everything except thread will be $110.00.  Sandy will also be teaching two additional projects and their supplies are included in the $110.00.  (A thread kit will be available for an additional fee.)

 

You must be registered and fees paid by Saturday February 7th.

 

Rooms at Carter Caves are under Sew Many Blessings Retreat.  Reservations can be made now at 800-325-0059/606-286-4411. 

Room rate is $44.95 for 2/19 and $49.95 2/20 & 2/21.

 

 

 

 

 

Teachers Open House January 16th and 17th

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Teachers Open House

Friday January 16th 10:00 – 6:00

Saturday January 17th 10:00-3:00

All fabric, patterns, books, embroidery CD’s and notions 25% off.

Clearance an additional 30% off.

Come meet our teachers and see all our new classes.

Day 11 & 12 — 12 Days of Christmas

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Day 11 & 12

Friday December 19th and Saturday December 20th

All Christmas Fabric 35% off

Day 10 Thursday December 18th 12 days of Christmas

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Day 10

Thursday December 18th

12 Days of Christmas

35% off Patterns and Books

Day 9 Wednesday December 17th 12 Days of Christmas

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Day 9

Wednesday December 17th

12 Days of Christmas

35% off Notions

Day 8 Tuesday December 16th 12 days of Christmas

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Day 8

Tuesday December 16th

12 days of Christmas

35% off Anita Goodesigns and white on white fabric

Day 7 December 15th Twelve Days of Christmas Sale

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Day 7

12 Days of Christmas

Monday December 15th

All 30′s Reproduction Fabric 35 % off

 

Day 5 & 6 Twelve Days of Christmas Friday December 12th and Saturday Dec. 13th

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Day 5 & 6

12 Days of Christmas

All Clearance  Additional 35% off

(includes fabric, books and patterns)

****Does not include Dakota Designs

 

Day 4 of 12 Days of Christmas Thursday December 11th

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Day 4

Sew Many Blessings

12 Days of Christmas

35% off Batiks

Day 3 Twelve Days of Christmas Wednesday December 10th

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Day 3

Sew Many Blessings

Twelve Days of Christmas

Wednesday December 10th

35 % off all Thread

12 Days of Christmas – Day 2 Tuesday December 9th

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Day 2 of Sew Many Blessings Twelve Days of

Christmas is Tuesday December 9th

All Civil War Reproduction Fabric will be 35% off.

Day One Twelve Days of Christmas – Monday December 8th.

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Day One is….50 % off all pre-cut fat quarters.

(does not include fat quarter bundles)

Christmas Open House

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Christmas Open House

Friday December 5th 10:00-6:00 and Saturday December 6th 10:00-5:00

Five shops are participating in the Open House

Sew Many Blessings, Apple Creek Quilting. Quilt Heaven Quilt Shop, Craft Attic and Quilts & Things

Each store will have special sales. daily door prizes, refreshments and a prize for visiting all five shops.

An individual project will be available for purchase at each shop.

12 Days of Christmas

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sew many blessings fall retreat2013Sew Many Blessings is having a 12 Days of Christmas Sale.

Starting Monday December 8th and running through December 20th

we will have something special on sale Daily. 

The Daily item will be put on the website the day before or you can call the store at

304-429-0050/866-317-5100 to see what the special will be.

Merry Christmas

 

 

“National” Holidays Food Drive

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Sew Many Blessings is selling a “National” Holidays 2015 coupon book.

Coupons are $2.00 or two cans of food.

Cash and food will be given to the Grace Food Pantry.

There is three coupons for each month.

Example: Tuesday January 20th.  “National Penguin Awareness Day”

20 % off any fabric with black or white in it.

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY NOVEMBER 29, 2014

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COME JOIN SEW MANY BLESSINGS

FOR

SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY

NOVEMBER 29, 2014

10:00 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.

THERE WILL BE SPECIAL SALES

ALL DAY LONG

SPECIALS ON BABY LOCK SEWING MACHINES

(FINANCING AVAILABLE)

COME IN FOR

FOOD! FUN! PRIZES

 

Teachers Open House and Newsletter

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Teachers Open House

Friday September 12th 10:00-6:00

Saturday September 13th 10:00-3:00

All patterns, books, notions and fabric 25% off

Clearance an additional 30% off

 

Refreshments will be served.

No fat quarters will be cut during the sale.

 

Dear Friends,

Fall is just around the corner and we hope everyone is ready to start quilting and working on Christmas Projects.

We have several events planned this fall.  First is the Mystery Harvest Shop Hop.  The fabric is beautiful and we think you will really like it.  We have a Mystery Embroidery Class and Ghouls (Ladies) Night out planned for October.  Both of these have limited seating so sign up early.  In December we have our Christmas  Open house with several other local stores.  In December we will have our first ever 12 days of Christmas event.

We have a full schedule of classes.  So come in out of the heat and join us for a class.

Take time to quilt,  Winona and Heidi

Due to the increased cost of postage and printing we have posted our newsletter on the website.  If you would like to receive your newsletter by regular mail please let us know.

 You can call (304-429-0050/866-317-5100) or email: sewmanyblessings@frontier.com or just come by and let us know. 

Rudolph fabric just arrived.    50 years and still glowing

 

 

1925 Adams Avenue

Huntington, WV  25704

304-429-0050

866-317-5100

www.sewmanyblessingsquiltshop.com

sewmanyblessings@frontier.com

 

 

 

 

Store Hours

Monday 10:00 – 5:00

Tuesday 10:00 – 8:00

Wednesday 10:00 – 5:00

hursday 10:00 – 8:00

Friday 10:00 – 6:00

Saturday 10:00 – 3:00

Closed Sundays

 EXCITING NEW CLASSES

 

We are happy to be offering several exciting new classes.  Many classes require a sewing or embroidery machine; please let us know if you would like to use one of ours.  Class fee is due when you register.  You can sign up at the store, by phone or e-mail.  If registering over the phone or e-mail, you must have a valid credit card.  Receipts and class supply lists will be mailed to you.  Full refunds on class fee will be given if you cancel seven days in advance.  After that, a 50% refund will be given provided you give us 24 hours’ notice.  If you do not attend a class and we are not given 24 hours notice, there will be no refund or rescheduling of your class.   Classes may  be cancelled if Cabell County schools are closed for snow or ice (please call ahead and use your own judgment in inclement weather).  If we cancel classes, they will be rescheduled or class fee refunded.  Stop by the store to register for your class.  Please be considerate of your teacher and fellow classmates who may have allergies – refrain from wearing scented lotions and perfumes.

Please have your fabric and supplies purchased before the beginning time of your class. 

 

  Beginning Quilting

 Always wanted to learn to quilt? Know someone who wants to         quilt or just needs some refresher on techniques, this class is for you. 

 Instructor: Eileen Farren  Three sessions: Saturdays September 27th,  October 11th and 18th. 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 4 Class fee $30.00

 

Hand Appliqué – Santa “Hang Up for the Holidays” is a cute little wallhanging that would make a great gift.  Perfect for the beginner to the advanced quilter. Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session: Monday October 27th 10:00-2:00 or  Friday November 14th 10:00-2:00 Class Fee: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

     

Hand Quilting

 Great way to learn to quilt that special project all by yourself.  You will be bringing your own project or you can buy one of our “cheater” panels.  Nothing larger than twin size please.

Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session Tuesday October 7th 5:00-8:00 or Monday November 3rd 10:00-2:00 Cost: $20.00  Class fee includes spool of thread and starter pack of between needles. Class Limit: 6

 Free Motion Machine Quilting:

This has been one of our most popular classes. So come learn the basic techniques to using your regular sewing machine to quilt your own quilts/table runners, etc.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield.  One Session: Thursday September 25th 5:00-8:00 or Monday November 17th 10:00-1:00.  Class Fee: $20.00  Class Limit: 5

 

Moraccan Tiles Table Runner

Make the classic looking table runner with just three fabrics.   Instructor: Lynn Rash  One session: September 30th 4:00-8:00 or  Monday October 13th 10:00-3:00: $20.00 Class Limit: 4

 

Blanket Roll-Up

Make this cozy roll up blanket for someone special you know.  Great for naptime at school.  Instructor: JoAnn Gwinn.  One session:  Friday September 26th 10:00-3:00 or Thursday October 9th 4:00-8:00  Class Limit: 4 Class fee: $20.00.

 

Bargello Heart Quilt

Always wanted to make a Bargello Quilts? Make this stunning quilt using your favorite fabrics.  Instructor: JoAnn Gwinn .  Two sessions: Thursdays October 23rd and 30th 4:00-8:00  or Saturdays November 1st and 8th 10:00-2:00.  Class Limit: 4  Class fee: $25.00

 

Hamptons Handbag

Make this functional purse using charm squares or your scraps. Has lots of pockets.. Two sessions: Tuesdays October 7th and 14th 10:00-2:00 or Tuesdays November 4th and 11th  4:00-8:00 Instructor: Prudy Pickens. Class Limit: 5  Class fee: $25.00

 

T-Shirt Quilt.

Do you have several T-shirts that you are sentimental about?

It’s time to turn them into a keepsake.  Instructor:  Loretta Steele. Two sessions.  Wednesdays November 5th and 12th  10:00-2:00  Limit: 4.  Class Fee: $25.00

 

Galaxy Quilt

Make  this beautiful quilt designed by Deb Tucker creator of the Tucker Trimmer. Instructor: Loretta Steele. Two sessions: Wednesdays October 8th and 15th 10:00-3:00 or Tuesdays December 2nd and 9th 4:00-8:00 Class Limit: 4 Class Fee: $25.00

 

 Spicy Spiral Table Runner

 Back by popular demand. Make this stunning table runner using fat quarters and a 9 or 10 degree ruler.  Instructor: Jo Ann Gwinn  One Session: Wednesday November 19th 10:00-2:00  Class Limit: 7  Class Fee: $25.00

Quilting II

This class is back by request.  Go one step beyond beginning quilting and learn paper piecing, mitering and flying geese to make a complete project you can take home. One session: Tuesday September 30th 10:00-2:00  or Thursday October 2nd 4:00-8:00 Instructor :Eileen Farren    Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $20.00

Maddy Lynn Bag

This purse is a great combination of patchwork and machine applique.  Has outer seam pockets that are hidden from sight.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield. One session: Monday October 6th 10:00-3:00 or Tuesday October 21st 4:00-8:00  Class limit:5  Class fee $25.00

Perfect Points

Purse using fusible grid.  If you have not used the fusible grid

this is the perfect time to give it a try.  One Session: Saturday October 4th 10:00-3:00 or  Thursday November 6th 4:00-8:00 Cost: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

 Peek out of my Window – Machine Applique

Adorable wall hanging of a Snowman wishing he could come inside. One session: Tuesday October 14th 4:00-8:00 or Monday November 10th 10:00-2:00  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield  Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $20.00

 “Snow Ladies” Felted Wool Applique Candle Mat

Learn to use wool in  your hand applique.  Beautiful candle mat. Instructor: Beverly Beldon  Two sessions: Wednesdays October 22nd and 29th 10:00-2:00 or Fridays October 31st and November 7th 10:00-2:00  or November 4th and 11th. 10:00-2:00  Class Limit: 4 Cost: $25.00  There will be a kit available for purchase.

 Garden Arbor Table Topper

Beautiful table topper..  Instructor: Prudy Pickens.   One session:  Thursday November 13th 4:00-8:00 or Saturday November 22nd 10:00-3:00  Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $20.00

 Prairie Wind Quilt

Make this star quilt using a house ruler.  Great to use a fussy cut fabric in the center. Instructor: Eileen Farren  Two  sessions Fridays October 17th and 24th 10:00-3:00 or Thursdays December 4th and 11th 4;00-8:00     Class limit:5   Class Fee: $25.00

 Pineapple Quilt

Make a baby quilt up to a king size quilt using Marti Michelle’s pineapple ruler Instructor: Winona Bays: One Session: Monday October 20th 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 4  Cost: $20.00

Triangle Frenzy Hexagon Table Topper

Make this great table topper using border fabric and a 60 degree ruler.  Monday September 29th 10:00-2:00 or Tuesday October 21st 10:00-2:00  Instructor: Lynn Rash Class fee: $20.00 Class limit: 4

 

Embroidery Club

 

Instructor: Sandy Sheffield

The Embroidery Club meets once a month to learn new techniques and ideas on machine embroidery.  Since the classes have become large, registration is now required to hold your spot: classes will be limited.  Be sure to sign up early so we will have ample time to provide enough kits for some of the projects. The club is held the fourth Tuesday of each month from 10:00-12:30, 1:00 – 3:30 or from 5:30 – 8:00.   Cost is $10.00 per each class session.  Class limit is 7 per session.  Please check your supply lists for class or call to make sure you bring everything you need.  Please note that Sandy rarely cancels her classes due to the weather. 

 

September 23rd  - Towel Art  - We will go beyond just embroidering an applique design on a towel. We will dress it up by fringing the bottom and adding buttons and trim.  The split designs are for fall and winter.  They can be personalized.

 

October 28th Embroidered Toilet Paper  - Purely a novelty, embroidered toilet paper is great for a gift basket, shower or any holiday gift. Uses a 4×4 hoop.

 

November 18th (note date change) Holiday Greeting Card Holder – With new large applique’ fonts you can create unique holiday embroidery.  This festive card holder will hold all those treasured holiday cards.

 

December 16th (note date change) – Quilt Square Mug Rug  Learn how to sew perfect quilt squares in the hoop.  Then quilt the square in the hoop also.  You can add lettering to personalize the mug rug for a great gift, or you make several quilted squares for a table runner, purse or quilt.

     

 Kids Camp

The kids have requested another camp.  We are still in the planning

stages.  So save the date of December 29th and further details will be coming soon.

Sip & Stitch

              Every Thursday from 10:00-2:00

This is a great time to meet fellow quilters and work on projects

you just can’t seem to get to at home.

 

Fancy Ladies/A Quilted Heart Baskets

Due to popular demand we are continuing the Fancy Ladies Redwork Block and Quilted Heart Baskets block of the Month.

This will be held the third Thursday of each month at 5:00   Cost is $15.00 and includes pattern, fabric and floss.  If you have already started on the ladies and would like additional help or have decided you would like to embroider more of the ladies please come.  Haven’t started them? This is the perfect time to get started.  Instructor: Beverly Beldon

 

Our Newest Block of the Month

Border Creek Station Mystery Quilt Club 2014

Begins in November 2014 for eight months

Fabric is Atelier by 2 Sisters for Moda

Mystery  quilt is seven different fabrics in the Atelier Line that only

those in the Block of the Month will be allowed to purchase.

This block of the month is a little different than what we have done in the past.

You purchase all your fabric up front.  Then you come in once a month to get the pattern for that month.

Cost for the Lap kit is $135.00.  Cost for the Queen is $200.00

Until the last month you do not know what the finished product will look like.

You will have the choice of making two different quilts. A lap 62″ x 83″ or a queen 96″ x 96″

 

We have a reveal party in August 2014 so everyone can come show off their quilts.

 

******Mystery Embroidery Class******

Machine Embroiderer’s you do not want to miss this years mystery embroidery class Saturday October 25th from 10:00-2:00.  Sign up quickly as spaces will go fast.  Cost is $20.00 plus cost of kit.  Come and enjoy a day of embroidery and fun.  Lunch is included and we will have door prizes.

36 days of 2015 coupon book

Starting November 28th thru December 15th we will be selling a coupon book for 36 days

of savings in 2015.  Basically three days a month.  You will not know what days or what the sales item is until you buy the coupon book.

Coupon books will be $2.00 or two cans of food.  Both the money and the can goods will be donated to the Grace Food Bank.

 

Ladies Night Out

We are doing it again!  Our ladies night out.  Only this year it is Ghouls night out on October 31st from 6:00p.m.-12:00A.m.

We will have broom parking only – all others will be Toad.

Dinner will be provided, there may even be some witches brew.

Come dressed in your best Halloween attire and receive an extra discount.

Cost for a reservation is $10.00 and spaces fill up fast.

 

Make-it-Take It Classes

Sandy Sheffield will be teaching two Make-it-Take-it classes.

Saturday December 6th she will teach a Candle Mat class and on

December 13th she will be teaching a snappy little bag called The Keeper.

JoAnn Gwinn will be teaching fast and easy house slippers on Friday December 5th

Each class will be $10.00 plus your materials. All Classes 10:00-1:00

 

Dates to Remember:

September 12th – 13th – Sew Many Blessings Open House

September 20th  - Conkerr Cancer Pillowcase Workshop Sacred Heart Catholic Church

October 1st – 4th Mystery Harvest Shop Hop

Friday December 5th – 6th  - Christmas Open House

December 29th – Kids Camp

February 20th – 22nd, 2015 – Annual Embroidery Retreat Carter Caves, KY

June 17th – 20th, 2015 WV Quilters Festival, Summersville, WV

July 22nd – 25th, 2015 WV Mountain Quilt Quest Shop Hop

August 14th – 16th, 2015 – Sew Many Blessings Quilting Retreat Carter Caves, KY

October 7th – 10th, 2015 Mystery Harvest Shop Hop

 

ConkerrCancer Pillowcase Party

On September 20th we will be hosting a Party to make pillowcases for the ConKerr Cancer Organization from 9:00 to 4:00.  Pillowcases will be given to local hospitals in Huntington and Charleston.

The Party will be held at Sacred Heart Church on Adams Ave. (just two doors down from the store).   

Several people have donated fabric and we will have kits ready.  If you have fabric to donate we would love to have it. 

We need sewers, ironers, turners, pinners, etc.   So you do not have to be a sewer to participate.  We will have machines set up; however, if you would like to bring your own that is great.

Ladies of the church and Sew Many Blessings will provide refreshments.

Eleanor Burns Class with Carol Gibson Weik

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Carol Gibson Weik will be here August 1st and 2nd to teach two Eleanor Burns Classes.

On Friday August 1st she will be teaching Eleanor’s Wonky Log Cabin and on Saturday

the 2nd she will be teaching three techniques out of El’s Kitchen.  Cost of each class is $45.00 plus

supplies.  Class fee includes lunch.  We will be cooking some goodies out of the El’s Kitchen book.

Classes are filling up fast; however, we have a few openings.

Please call the shop for additional information. 304-429-0050 or 866-317-5100.

 

Newsletter for May thru August

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 Teachers Open House

Friday May 9th 10:00-6:00

Saturday May 10th 10:00-3:00

All patterns, books, notions and fabric 25% off

Clearance an additional 30% off

We have several demo machines for sale at special prices.

Interest free financing available May 8th thru 12th

No fat quarters will be cut during the sale.

 

Dear Friends,

Spring is finally here and…..Christmas fabric has started to arrive! We have new fabric arriving daily.

We have quite a full summer planned at the shop.  In June we have the West Virginia Mountain Quilt Quest Shop hop, Carol Gibson-Weik coming back to teach two Eleanor Burns classes and our summer retreat at Carter Caves.  We will also be vending at the West Virginia Quilters Show in Summersville in June and in July at the Patchwork Quilters Jamboree 2014 in Bluefield.

 

We have a full schedule of classes.  So come in out of the heat and join us for a class.

Take time to quilt,  Winona and Heidi

 

 

1925 Adams Avenue

Huntington, WV  25704

304-429-0050

866-317-5100

www.sewmanyblessingsquiltshop.com

sewmanyblessings@frontier.com

 

 

Store Hours

Monday 10:00 – 5:00

Tuesday 10:00 – 8:00

Wednesday 10:00 – 5:00

Thursday 10:00 – 8:00

Friday 10:00 – 6:00

Saturday 10:00 – 3:00

Closed Sundays

 

Due to the increased cost of postage and printing we have posted our newsletter on the website.  If you would like to receive your newsletter by regular mail please let us know.

 You can call (304-429-0050/866-317-5100) or email: sewmanyblessings@frontier.com or just come by and let us know. 

 ExCITING NEW CLASSES

 

We are happy to be offering several exciting new classes.  Many classes require a sewing or embroidery machine; please let us know if you would like to use one of ours.  Class fee is due when you register.  You can sign up at the store, by phone or e-mail.  If registering over the phone or e-mail, you must have a valid credit card.  Receipts and class supply lists will be mailed to you.  Full refunds on class fee will be given if you cancel seven days in advance.  After that, a 50% refund will be given provided you give us 24 hours’ notice.  If you do not attend a class and we are not given 24 hours notice, there will be no refund or rescheduling of your class.   Classes may  be cancelled if Cabell County schools are closed for snow or ice (please call ahead and use your own judgment in inclement weather).  If we cancel classes, they will be rescheduled or class fee refunded.  Stop by the store to register for your class.  Please be considerate of your teacher and fellow classmates who may have allergies – refrain from wearing scented lotions and perfumes.

Please have your fabric and supplies purchased before the beginning time of your class. 

 

  Beginning Quilting

 Always wanted to learn to quilt? Know someone who wants to         quilt or just needs some refresher on techniques, this class is for you. 

 Instructor: Eileen Farren  Three sessions: Saturdays June 14th, 21st and July 12th.  10:00-3:00.  Class fee : $30.00 Class Limit: 4

 

Hand Appliqué – Make this cute wall hanging called ” My Peeps” Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session: Saturday May 17th 10:00-1:00 or Monday June 9th 10:00-1:00 Class Fee: $20.00

  Class Limit: 4

     

     Hand Quilting

     Great way to learn to quilt that special project all by yourself.  You will be bringing your own project or you can buy one of our “cheater” panels.  Nothing larger than twin size please.

Instructor: Tammy Barnett  One session Monday July 28th 10:00-1:00 or Tuesday August 26th 5:00-8:00 Cost: $20.00  Class fee includes spool of thread and starter pack of between needles. Class Limit: 6

 Free Motion Machine Quilting:

This has been one of our most popular classes. So come learn the basic techniques to using your regular sewing machine to quilt your own quilts/table runners, etc.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield.  One Session: Saturday May 31st 10:00-1:00 or Monday June 16th  10:00-1:00.  Class Fee: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

 

Tuscany Tote aka Downton Abbey Tote

Make the classic looking  tote using Downton Abbey fabric or your own fabric. Instructor: Sandy Sheffield  One session: Tuesday May 20th 10:00-2:00 Thursday June 26th 5:00-8:00. Class Fee: $25.00 Class Limit: 4

 

Crossabilities Stack -n whack

Let Lynn show you how to take a regular pattern and turn it into a stack-n-whack quilt. Instructor: Lynn Rash  One session:  Saturday June 28th 10:00-3:00 or Monday July 14th 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 4 Class fee: $20.00.

 

Calliope

Use the new Squedge 15 ruler to make a stunning table topper or table runner using the new Phillips Fiber Art pattern: Instructor: JoAnn Gwinn .  One session: Wednesday May 21st 10:00-3:00 or Saturday August 16th 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 6  Class fee: $25.00

 

Hailee Bag

Make this cute bag that can be made by using left over jelly roll strips. One session: Thursday May 22nd 5:00-8:00 or Monday July 21st 10:00-2:00. Instructor: Prudy Pickens. Class Limit: 5  Class fee: $25.00

 

Quilt for a Die Hard Fan – this class is back by request.

Do you have a favorite team or have a family member who would like to have a quilt honoring their Alma Mater.  We have Marshall, WVU, Ohio State and UK fabric that you can use on this quilt.  Instructor:  Loretta Steele. Two sessions.  Fridays August 22nd and 29th 10:00-2:00  Limit: 4.  Class Fee: $25.00

 

Bon Voyage Purse

My kind of purse – lots of pockets.  This purse can be made very whimsical or very classy.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield  One session: Saturday June 7th 10:00-3:00 or Monday
August 4th 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 4 Class Fee: $25.00

 

 Spicy Spiral Table Runner

 Make this stunning table runner using fat quarters and a 9 or 10 degree ruler.  Instructor: Jo Ann Gwinn  One Session: Friday August 8th 10:00-3:00 Class Limit: 7  Class Fee: $25.00

 Double Wedding Ring

This class is back by request.  Make this classic quilt using a John Flynn template. Two sessions: Wednesdays June 18th and 25th 10:00-3:00  or Monday August 11th and 18th 10:00-3:00  Instructor :Loretta Steele   Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $25.00

 

Uptown Debbie Thread Catcher

Thread Catcher and Pin Cushion Set.  Great for using when you are machine or hand sewing. Instructor: Prudy Pickens. One session: Friday June 13th 10:00-2:00 or Thursday August 28th 5:00-8:00  Class limit: 4  Class fee $25.00

 

White Christmas Pillow

Beautiful Redwork Pillow that is great for a gift.

One Session: Thursday July 10th 5:00-8:00 or Wednesday August 20th 10:00-2:00 Cost: $20.00  Class Limit: 4

 Angel

Back by request our Red Work Angel. Stunning

as a wall hanging or pillow.  Instructor: Bev Beldon

One Session Friday August 15th 10:00-2:00 Class Limit: 6

 Beginning Paper Piecing – Five Star Table Runner

Learn to paper piece by making this beautiful table runner with different size stars.  Instructor: Eileen Farren One session: Thursday June 12th 5:00-8:00  or Saturday August 9th 10:00-2:00. Class Limit: 4 Cost: $20.00

 

Sew Happy Ironing Board Caddy

Make this great caddy to put all your ironing aids within hands reach.  Instructor: Sandy Sheffield  One session: Tuesday July 15th 3:00-8:00 or Thursday August 7th 3:00-8:00

Class Limit: 5 Class fee: $25.00

 

Tool Tote

This is for the quilter on the go.  Great to put your quilting tools in. Instructor: Sandy Sheffield One session Wednesday July 16th 10:00-2:00    Class limit: 5 Class Fee: $20.00

 

Guiding Angel

Make this stunning Guiding Angel from H.D. Designs.

Instructor: JoAnn Gwinn: One Session: Saturday July 19th 10:00-2:00 or Saturday August 23rd 10:00-2:00 Class Limit: 6

Cost: $25.00

 

Embroidery Club

 

Instructor: Sandy Sheffield

The Embroidery Club meets once a month to learn new techniques and ideas on machine embroidery.  Since the classes have become large, registration is now required to hold your spot: classes will be limited.  Be sure to sign up early so we will have ample time to provide enough kits for some of the projects. The club is held the fourth Tuesday of each month from 10:00-12:30, 1:00 – 3:30 or from 5:30 – 8:00.   Cost is $10.00 per each class session.  Class limit is 7 per session.  Please check your supply lists for class or call to make sure you bring everything you need.  Please note that Sandy rarely cancels her classes due to the weather. 

 

May 27th  - Burlap Personalized Patio Flags  - Burlap is all the rage right now so this easy project was created.  Can also be used as a door hanger.  Tips on using burlap will be given.

Those with 5 x 7 hoops will learn multiple hooping.

 

June 24th Shark Bar-B-que mitt. – You will want to make your “grill-master” one of these cute mitts. Add his or her name to make it more personalized.  A cute gift for everyone.

 

July 22nd – Christmas in July – These beautiful stockings are made totally in the hoop.  Several sizes will be provided depending on your machines hoop size. The will be personalized using the alphabet in your machine.

 

August 19th – Burlap Wreath – (PLEASE NOTE DATE CHANGE) -  In class we will sew out” Welcome ” on burlap streams to add to the bottom of the bow on a wreath  Many tips will be given for different ways tocreate an easy burlap wreath and how to make bows.

        

 

 

 

Kids Camp

The kids have requested another camp.  They are going to be making a purse/tote.  Camp fee is $30.00 and includes pattern and  lunch.  It does not include fabric.  Camp is limited to six kids.  Must be 9 years of age or over.

Friday July 25th  10:00-3:00

 

 

Sip & Stitch

              Every Thursday from 10:00-2:00

This is a great time to meet fellow quilters and work on projects

you just can’t seem to get to at home.

As a special treat for those attending Sip & Stitch, every week we will have something special on sale.  You have to attend to find out what that week’s special is.  Special ends at 2:00.

 

 

Fancy Ladies

Due to popular demand we are continuing the Fancy Ladies Redwork Block of the Month.

This will be held the third Thursday of each month at 5:00   Cost is $15.00 and includes pattern, fabric and floss.  If you have already started on the ladies and would like additional help or have decided you would like to embroider more of the ladies please come.  Haven’t started them? This is the perfect time to get started.  Instructor: Beverly Beldon

 

A Quilted Heart – Baskets

We will begin Karen Phillips-Swallon’s newest Block of the Month. 

Baskets

Each basket has ribbon embroidery and redwork.

Class will be held the third Thursday of each month at 5:00. 

Kit will include pattern, fabric, floss and silk ribbon. 

Instructor: Bev Beldon Cost: $15.00

 

Our Newest Block of the Month

House Warming Party by Vicki Bellino of Bloom Creek

using Home for the Holidays fabric designed by Faye Burgos for Marcus.

            The bird blocks can be done by hand appliqué or machine appliqué.

The blocks  will be available the 3rd Monday of each month.

6 month Block of the Month.  Kits: $25.00 per month.

 

 

******Eleanor Burns Class******

Carol Gibson-Weik will be returning to Huntington to teach on August 1st and  2nd.

 On Friday August 1st she will be teaching the Twisted Log Cabin with the Wonky ruler.

 On Saturday August 2nd she will teach multiple techniques from El’s Kitchen book.

Classes will once again be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church.  It is just on the other side of Dairy Queen from the store.  Class Fee: $45.00 per class plus supplies.

 

 

Fall (really end of summer) Retreat 2014

August 15th – 17th

Carter Caves State Resort Park  Olive Hill, KY

We have a special room block until August 1st. 

Mark your calendars for our fall retreat.   This is our anything goes retreat. You bring what you want to work on whether it be quilting, machine embroidery, hand work or just a good book.  Cost is $40.00.

We have the room from 9:00 a.m. on Friday until 1:00 on Sunday.

 

Sandy will be teaching a class on Friday for those who wish to attend.  She is looking at possibly doing a new Happy Hollow fall design.  More information to follow.

 

 

Dates to Remember:

May 9th and 10th – Sew Many Blessings Open House

June 4th – 7th – West Virginia Mountain Quilt Quest shop hp

June 19th – 21st – West Virginia Quilt Festival in Summersville

July 18th and 19th  - Patchwork Quilters Jamboree, Graham Gymnasium Bluefield, VA

August 1st and 2nd – Eleanor Burns’ Class with Carol Gibson-Weik

August 7th and 8th – Millennium Quilt Guild Show,  Bridgeport, WV

August 15th and 16th – Sew Many Blessings Retreat Carter Caves, KY

October 1st – 4th Mystery Harvest Shop Hop

West Virginia Mountain Quilt Quest Shop Hop

June 4th – 7th

We have had special material made again for this shop hop.

We think you will love it.

Visit all twelve shops and receive a special gift.

 

 

 

 

Babylock Serger Class Techniques Basics & Beyond

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Learn the basics of working on a Baby Lock Evolution Serger! You will learn how to add rufles, elastic, zippers and much more!

 Friday, April 25:                     10:00 a.m.to 1:30 p.m.

3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 26:                  10:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

 Evolution & Ovation Owners—Learn More!

Saturday, April 26 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Class only open to Evolution & Ovation Owners.

 Evolution Sergers will be provided.

Sign up Early! Class space will be limited

Cost$25.00 which includes kit & materials for a notebook

 Join Emily Carter, Baby Lock Instructor who is also certified with the Home Sewing Association. Emily has been teaching classes since 1992. Several of Emily’s garments and articles have been published in sewing books and magazines. Emily truly enjoys sharing her passion for sewing with others.

 April is National Serging Month! Special pricing, rebates & trade-ins available on Evolution & Ovation Sergers purchased during the month of April!

Call Sew Many Blessings for Details—304/429-0050

Spring Embroidery Retreat

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Kathleen and JoAnn were the first to finish theirJenny Haskins pillows at our retreat.photoJoann was a close second behind Kathleen

photoKathleen was the first to finish her pillow at our Spring retreat.

 

Fall Kids Camp

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Our "kids" with their pajama pants they made at camp.  We are scheduling our 2014 camp now.

Our “kids” with their pajama pants bags they made at camp. We are scheduling our 2014 camp now.

New Classes

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Over and Under

Over and Under

Kaleidoscope Stack-n-Whack

Kaleidoscope Stack-n-Whack

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Applique Baskets with Redwork and Ribbon Embroidery Accents

Applique Baskets with Redwork and Ribbon Embroidery Accents

Dresden Plate Stack-n-Whack

Dresden Plate Stack-n-Whack

A Quilt for a Die Hard Fan

A Quilt for a Die Hard Fan

Lemonade Lollipop

Lemonade Lollipop

Northern Lights

Northern Lights

Charmed Bow Tucks

Charmed Bow Tucks

Aimee Bag

Aimee Bag

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