News from Quilter's JEM for the week of 9/18/2021
1525 Central Ave NW / East Grand Forks MN 56721 / (218) 399-0159 / www.quiltersjem.com
Hello Friends!Join us this week for the Valley Shop Hop and visit all 9 shops! The theme this year is Back to Basics~I know that I can always use a refresher. Each shop will demo their favorite tool, ours is the Stripology Rulers by Creative Grids.Project from the August JEM Box, participants received Tula Pink's Linework, and Thatched by Robin Pickens, I can't wait to see what everyone does with this beautiful grouping of fabric!The September JEM Box went out this week. This subscription club is completely full! If you want to be put on a waitlist, call the store at 218-399-0159!Gelato Ombre's from Maywood Studio certainly add a burst of color to the store! The colors are very versatile and pair wonderfully with many other fabrics.We love Boudoir by BasicGrey of Moda Fabrics! The fabrics are so elegant with a very home dec feel. Lady Taylor's Boudoir Quilt Kit is quick and easy. The binding used is gorgeous!New placemat kit using the panel from Frightful Night by Wilmington Prints! Kit makes all four placemats and includes the pattern and backing.When you live in Minnesota, you know what's coming! Hopefully, our winter is as beautiful as the Winter Toile used in the new Minnesota Winter Wonderland Quilt Kit!Above images are a few of the completed quilts from the Veiled Suggestion class! The pattern is from Angela Pingel. This was such a fun way to use your stash, with great fellowship! I love the different results.
Two completed projects from Beginning Quilting with Connie! Look at those smiles! I'm always amazed at the beautiful samplers that are created in this class, how the fabrics they choose look together, and the confidence they gain in their quilting journey!CLASSES! Call 218-399-0159 to register. Class sizes are limited.Beginning Quilting with Connie! New Groups start!Monday, September 20th 1:30pm-4:30pm or Tuesday, September 21st 6:00pm-9:00pmMy Favorite Color is Moda will meet Tuesday, September 21st at 11am or 6pm. Correction from last week! I was a week ahead of myself.
Available Color Ways!
Pink Lemonade!Scrapmasters will meet Thursday, September 23rd at 6pm. This scrappy group is always welcoming new members. Bring whatever scrappy project you are working on, your sewing machine, and a smile! We have many books available to provide inspiration! Saturday, September 25th at 10:30am, class size unlimited!Feathered Stars with Connie!I have always loved the Feathered Star. Connie has created a quilt project that features feathered stars in a variety of sizes. This first class will be an explanation of the project and guidance on how to choose fabrics for a gorgeous project. This class will not use sewing machines typically. We will have work sessions in October to help you get the process going.Upcoming classes:Quilting 201, a four session class beginning November 3rd, 17th, December 1st and 15th from 6:30pm-9:30pm!Painted Desert with Connie, a January start date will be provided. Kits available and required.Be the first to see Groovy Girls by Jason Yenter from In The Beginning Fabrics! Facebook Live on Monday, September 20th at 8pm CST. Follow Quilter's JEM on Facebook to get the notification!
Facebook live on Thursday at 9:30am will take a tour through Elizabeth Hartman patterns and a few quilts!