Our new Block Party, block of the month, quilt starts this Saturday February 18th at 9am. Come see the new sampler quilt we are making. It's only $60 to join which includes your entry fee, the pattern, the ruler and your first blocks. When you bring your completed block back to the next block party you get next months block kit for free! So you could end up with a completed quilt top for only $60. We are using summery fresh, feminine colors this round. If you have any questions feel free to drop by or call us at (801)373-6210. You can also sign up over the phone if you can't make it this Saturday.These are two of the blocks for the quilt:
Stick around after block party and join in with our Free Cotton Stitchers club. Each Cotton Stitchers starts with a small lesson, technique, new ruler, etc. and then we do show and tell with what we've been working on at home! If you bring an item for show and tell you get entered into a raffle drawing.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
Saturday, February 11, 2017
Are you on social media? Have you ever wondered what the big deal is about Instagram or need to know how to use it? We are having a free class that will tell you all about Instagram, why to use it, how to get started and some of that basics for sharing your photos of quilts, fabric and sewing. Learn how to connect with the fabric designers, the fabric companies like Moda or Riley Blake and other quilters world wide! It is such an incredibly fun and interactive thing to do with your quilting and sewing. Class is Tuesday February 21 from 12:30-1:30pm or March 9th, from 6-7pm (Thursday).
Monday, February 6, 2017
February Kids Sew Fun Class is this Saturday. Morning class is from 10am-1pm and afternoon class is from 2pm-5pm. We'll be making owl softies, stuffed animals. This will teach applique cutting out and application, felt cutting, piecing, boxed corners and stuffing skills. The class is geared towards kids who are 8-13 years old. Machine use and all supplies included. Class Fee $35. Call (801) 373-6210 or come in to sign up!
Monday, January 9, 2017
This Friday January 13th Carmen Geddes from Ten Sisters Designs and Quilt Smart will be doing a trunk show and presentation. From 5pm until 6:30pm or until we're all quilt partied out. This is a free event here at the Provo Cottonshop. Tell all your friends and bring some with you. Ten Sisters have many wonderful quilt designs made with their special grid system. We will also be seeing Quilt Smart quilt designs pre-printed interfacings. These make traditional quilts so fun, fast and easy. This is one of Ten Sisters Designs quilts: Scrappy Chain
Friday, December 2, 2016
Our monthly Kids sewing class will be on December 10. Morning class 10-1pm has spaces left. The project is a pieced snowman lined gift bag. Techniques your child will learn include: piecing, tacking, applique and button application. All supplies are included for the class including sewing machines. Please bring your own scissors and pins. Class fee $35 Call 801-373-6210 or come in to sign up. Afternoon class, 2-5pm, is full.
Saturday, November 5, 2016
Come learn how to construct this beautiful and easy dress using Simplicity 8231 pattern. You can pick out your favorite fabric for the dress or we have more of Carina Gardner's line Posy Garden by Riley Blake Designs. Class is designed for beginning to intermediate sewists. Everyone 12+ years old welcome. Class Fee $20 Friday, November 11, 4-7pm
Friday, October 14, 2016
We have a great bunch of classes coming up! From beginning quilt piecing, minky cuddle strip quilt, to bags, finishing classes, kids dream-catcher class and more we have a great selection available. Classes are usually about $20. You can call or come in to sign up. Some classes require fabric or pattern preperation before the class starts and we have supply lists so you can get everything you need. Any supplies you buy for class are discounted 20 percent. Here are 4 of our featured classes.
Lonestar Finishing Class
Learn how to sew your background pieces onto your
completed Quiltsmast diamond lonestar panels.
October 22, 12-3pm
Class fee $20
Super Tote Class
The famous super tote is a slim tote with a ton of room inside.
Learn about inset zippers, zipper pockets and elastic pockets.
November 12, 1-6pm, Saturday
Class Fee $20
Minky Strip Quilt Class
Learn the stitch and flip method for making fun fast minky quilts.
October 17, 5-7pm
Class fee $20
Dream Catcher Kids Sew Fun Class
November 12, 10-12pm
Class fee $20
Includes All Supplies
Come in 500 N. and Freedom Blvd.
or call (801) 373-6210 to sign up