October Classes and Retreat!
Fall retreat at Pere Marquette State Park Lodge---Pere Marquette Lodge is an awe-inspiring structure of limestone and massive timbers made complete with a 50ft vaulted ceiling and a massive 700-ton stone fireplace in the extraordinary Great Room. Enjoy the beautiful fall foliage, as well as 4 days of quilting fun!
November 5-8, 2018--For 4 days/3 nights a single room is $539; a double room is $446 per person.
Classes! Classes! Classes! Check out all these great classes. You can call to register at 314-993-1181. Click on the class title for more information.
Introduction to Hand Applique--Starts Thursday, Oct 11, 2018 at 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, $60 with Marilyn Donovan. In this three session class, learn the basic skills and techniques of needleturn hand appliqué, including preparation of appliqué shapes using freezer paper and templates, marking for needle-turn appliqué, reverse appliqué, appropriate hand appliqué stitches, techniques for sharp inner and outer points, and techniques for making bias stems and circles.
Blue Wave--Sat, Oct 13, 2018 at 10:30 am to 3:30 pm, $40 with Candy Grisham. Contemporary, fun, easy and made from a jelly roll or strips you cut. This fun quilt almost has a 3D effect and is perfect for using strips and a favorite background fabric. Striking in any fabrics. Book purchase required. Beginner and beyond. (Photo on left)
Fundamentals--Starts Sun, Oct 14, 2018 at 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm, $65 with Eunice Porvaznik. Meet monthly with Eunice for this fun block of the month class. Each month you’ll receive 4 new block patterns and discuss how to make them. You’ll have help in picking out your fabrics for each block and you’ll get to see the blocks made by everyone in the class. It’s a fun get together and, at the end of the year you’ll have all the blocks for your quilt.(Photo on right)
Christmas Tree Skirt--Wed, Oct 24, 2018 at 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, $21 with Eunice Porvaznik. This might be the easiest tree skirt you will ever make! The large diamond pieces are cut from a pattern template and are surrounded by pieced quarter square triangles. The choice of fabrics can create a look in this tree skirt that can be either formal or fun! Kits are available if desired. Pattern purchase is required. (Photo on left)
Ribbon in Motion--Sat, Oct 27, 2018 at 10:30 am to 12:30 pm & Sat, Nov 3, 2018 at 10:30 am to 1:30 pm, $40 with Phyllis Bednarek. This dramatic quilt is easier than it looks! Fifteen fabrics are strip pieced in two strip sets. Design is sewn and quilted in one step (flip and sew). Just border it and bind! Class meets for 2 sessions. Pattern purchase required. (Photo on right)
Honor Flight Workshop--Sun, Oct 28, 2018 at 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm, free but you must register in advance. With Judy Humphrey. Judy will tell you all about the Honor Flight Quilt project! While you are enjoying a group sew afternoon, Judy will walk you through a fun and easy pattern as you make a small quilt that will be donated to one of our veterans enjoying an honor flight to Washington D. C. It’s a great project. See the last page of the newsletter for more information. Pattern purchase required. Limited to 6 people. All skill levels.
Louise Georgia and her terrific staff
The Quilted Fox
10403 Clayton Rd.
Frontenac, MO 63131
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