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TABLE RUNNER OF THE MONTH: MADISON SQUARE TABLE RUNNER W/ BARB H

This month’s table runner is a very simple yet elegant runner that fits perfectly on a coffee table. It is super fast and easy using the “Quilt as you go” method. It measures 16 inch x 40 inch and can be finished in one setting. Dates: Sunday, July 24th, 2016, 1:00 - 3:30 OR Saturday, July 30th, 10:30 - 1:00 Cost: $25.00

Jul 25
ROW X ROW EXPERIENCE 2016
Jul 26
ROW X ROW EXPERIENCE 2016
Jul 26
Open Sew

Classes


This month’s table runner is a very simple yet elegant runner that fits perfectly on a coffee table. It is super fast and easy using the “Quilt as you go” method. It measures 16 inch x 40 inch and can be finished in one setting. Dates: Sunday, July 24th, 2016, 1:00 - 3:30 OR Saturday, July 30th, 10:30 - 1:00 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
Create unique kaleidoscope blocks from 2 ½inch strips with the 45 Degree Kaleidoscope Ruler for this striking quilt which may be made into lap, twin, full and queen size quilts. Dates: Wednesday, July 27, 2016, 1:00 to 4:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
Always wanted to learn to quilt? How about starting with a simple 9 or 12 block sampler. Come and learn the basics of machine piecing, quilting "lingo"' and basic machine quilting to make a wall quilt or a quilted throw-size patchwork sampler. Lots of basic information will be discussed in class and you will have homework! Be sure your sewing machine is in working order. Come and join the fun! After this 5 session workshop you will have the skills to complete any patchwork quilt you have been dreaming about making! 10% off fabric and supplies for class. You choose your own fabric for your quilt!!! DATES: Thursdays, July 28, August 11, 25, September 18, 29, 2016 5:30 - 8:30 pm $100.00/5 Sessions

Cost: $ 100.00
This month’s table runner is a very simple yet elegant runner that fits perfectly on a coffee table. It is super fast and easy using the “Quilt as you go” method. It measures 16 inch x 40 inch and can be finished in one setting. Dates: Sunday, July 24th, 2016, 1:00 - 3:30 OR Saturday, July 30th, 10:30 - 1:00 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
Are you out collecting ROWS from the Row by Row Experience Shop Hop? Have you started to put them together yet? Do you have unsewn rows from 2015 or 2014? Do you need ideas for putting your rows together? Join us for a day of socializing, sharing experiences and sharing rows while we begin to put them together into a quilt, a table or bed runner, or something else. Date: Sunday, July 31, 2016, 12:00 - 4:00 Cost: Free, but you must call to reserve your space.

Cost: $ FREE
Join Top Shelf Quilts in helping Operation Care Package by sewing for our troops. We will sew 3 different packing items: gift bags, shower bags and Christmas stockings. Operation Care Package will then fill each with necessary items and ship them to our deployed troops. The kits will be ready for you to pick up at the shop on July 1, 2016 through the end of the year. Kits will include instructions and materials. Kits may be completed on your own OR you are invited to Operation Care Package Sew days at TSQ. Bring your machine and sewing tools. You may stay a couple of hours or stay all day. We will have kits, mats and irons, etc. for your use those days. We will be serving snacks, lunch and Chocolate! Join us as we have fun together and say Thank You to all those serving our country. Dates: Thursday, August 4, 2016, 10:00 to 5:00 OR Thursday, September 8, 2016, 10:00 to 5:00 Cost: FREE but you must call to reserve your space.)

Cost: $ FREE
Have a special little project you always wanted to hand quilt? Want to learn the basics and try it out? We will work on your choice, either a plain fat quarter (or one that reads as solid), or a simply pieced block at least 16” square (like a nine patch). Come and expand your techniques and see what quilting was all about! Dates:Thursday, July 21, 2016, 5:00 - 8:00 OR Friday, August 5, 2016, 10:00 - 1:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
These quilted bowls are perfect for warming up a bowl of soup in the microwave, but they also can hold a bowl with ice cream, chocolate or your sewing supplies. They’re too cute for just soup! Date:Saturday, August 6, 2016, 10:30 - 12:30 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
With this tool a binding and flange are completed as ONE unit. Everything is machine stitched! There is NO hand work. Bonus Feature: Two Sided Binding! Watch the demonstration and receive a $5.00 gift card for attending! Dates: Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 OR Sunday, August 21, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 Cost $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
This is a versatile tote with many pockets on the outside and on the inside. It has long straps and plenty of room for everything for going to the beach, going to a quilting event or every day running around. Pattern is included with class fee. Dates: Thursdays, August 18, 2016, 1:00 - 4:00 and September 1, 2016, 1:00 - 3:00 Cost: $50.00

Cost: $ 50.00
Pull out your favorite focus print or a small panel and let’s look at them through the window. This pattern is an easy way to add angled corners without mitering. Pattern included with class fee. Date: Saturday, August 20, 2016, 10:00 - 1:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
With this tool a binding and flange are completed as ONE unit. Everything is machine stitched! There is NO hand work. Bonus Feature: Two Sided Binding! Watch the demonstration and receive a $5.00 gift card for attending! Dates: Wednesday, August 17, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 OR Sunday, August 21, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 Cost $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
This table runner is actually the center row of the Cut Loose Pattern by the same name. The table runner is basically made up of half/quarter square triangles. Dates: Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 10:30 - 1:00 OR Sunday, August 28, 2016, 1:00 - 3:30 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
How about learning a new technique! We will use it to make any one or all of seven different timeless block designs using 2.5 inch strips. By creating various 3-strip stratas (of light, medium and dark fabric) which are then cut with a template and twisted into various block designs, you can create a beautiful table runner or quilt of your own. Date: Saturday, August 27, 2016 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
This table runner is actually the center row of the Cut Loose Pattern by the same name. The table runner is basically made up of half/quarter square triangles. Dates: Wednesday, August 24, 2016, 10:30 - 1:00 OR Sunday, August 28, 2016, 1:00 - 3:30 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
This workshop is an outstanding opportunity to finish that UFO that has been sitting in the closet waiting for a binding and learn this unique new finishing tool. Bring along a quilted UFO and binding materials. The tool will be used to cut and apply the binding and flange as one. There is NO hand work! There is nothing as divine as FINISHED! Date: Wednesday, August 31, 2016, 1:00 to 4:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
Join Top Shelf Quilts in helping Operation Care Package by sewing for our troops. We will sew 3 different packing items: gift bags, shower bags and Christmas stockings. Operation Care Package will then fill each with necessary items and ship them to our deployed troops. The kits will be ready for you to pick up at the shop on July 1, 2016 through the end of the year. Kits will include instructions and materials. Kits may be completed on your own OR you are invited to Operation Care Package Sew days at TSQ. Bring your machine and sewing tools. You may stay a couple of hours or stay all day. We will have kits, mats and irons, etc. for your use those days. We will be serving snacks, lunch and Chocolate! Join us as we have fun together and say Thank You to all those serving our country. Dates: Thursday, August 4, 2016, 10:00 to 5:00 OR Thursday, September 8, 2016, 10:00 to 5:00 Cost: FREE but you must call to reserve your space.)

Cost: $ FREE
This is a new addition to the simple to use multi-size range Creative Grids Rulers. It enables you to cut 11 different sizes of Flying Geese units from 1 inch x 2 inches up to 6 inches x 12 inches from strips of fabric with just one ruler. Watch the demonstration and receive a $5.00 gift card for attending! Dates: Sunday, September 11, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 OR Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
This is a new addition to the simple to use multi-size range Creative Grids Rulers. It enables you to cut 11 different sizes of Flying Geese units from 1 inch x 2 inches up to 6 inches x 12 inches from strips of fabric with just one ruler. Watch the demonstration and receive a $5.00 gift card for attending! Dates: Sunday, September 11, 2016, 1:00 to 2:00 OR Wednesday, September 14, 2016, 1:00 - 2:00 Cost: $5.00

Cost: $ 5.00
T-SHIRT QUILT W/SHARON R
- Sep 17, 2016

Have you been asked to make a personal gift for the graduate, sports-nut, or someone special in your life using their T-shirts? In this class you will learn how to cut and stabilize those stretchy t-shirts and then lay them out in a quilt. Create lasting memories. Dates: Saturdays, September 17 and October 1, 2016, 10:00 - 2:00 Cost: $40.00

Cost: $ 40.00
Not sure what to do with all those leftover 2 1/2” strips. Do we have a project for you! During this class we will create a colorful mug rug (table pad) to brighten up any table. Learn the technique and expand it to make a lovely placemat, table runner or any rug. You will definitely want to make more than one. Date: Saturday, September 17, 1:00 - 3:00 Cost: $20.00

Cost: $ 20.00
The table runner this month is Shadow by Cool Cat Creations. This quick and easy runner can be made using fabrics to match each season.  The runner is 17 inches wide x 44 inches long.  The pattern has lots of color illustrations and easy instructions.  It is fat quarter friendly. Dates: Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 10:30 - 1:00 OR Sunday, September 25, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
Have you ever wanted to make a 2 color quilt? Have you ever found the hourglass block easy but not interesting? Have you ever wanted to make a Jenny Doan/Missouri Star Quilt Co pattern? Well look no further, TSQ has a class that can do all of those things! In this class you will learn an easy way to make Half Square Triangles. You will learn about nesting the seams for more accurate blocks. You will have practice squaring up blocks. And you will use those other lines on your rulers like 1/8 and ¾. Come join us to do this easy difficult looking block for an outstanding quilt. Date: Saturday, September 24, 2016, 10:30 - 12:30 Cost: $20.00

The table runner this month is Shadow by Cool Cat Creations. This quick and easy runner can be made using fabrics to match each season.  The runner is 17 inches wide x 44 inches long.  The pattern has lots of color illustrations and easy instructions.  It is fat quarter friendly. Dates: Wednesday, September 21, 2016, 10:30 - 1:00 OR Sunday, September 25, 2016, 12:30 - 2:00 Cost: $25.00

Cost: $ 25.00
Create this unique quilt using the 6” Flying Geese Ruler by Creative Grids. Finished size 56” x 56” Date: Wednesday, September 28, 2016, 1:00 to 4:00 Cost: $30.00

Cost: $ 30.00
 

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