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CLASSES, SPECIAL EVENTS AND PROGRAMS

 

Border Creek Station Trunk Show

We are thrilled to announce our plans to have Sherri Hisey of Border Creek Station back for a Trunk Show to launch our NEW Mystery Block of the Month program.

Trunk Show
Saturday, Sept 23rd at 1pm

All welcome!!

RSVP by email or telephone
Please bring your lawn chair.

 

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We invite you to join in…
Border Creek Station’s NEW
Mystery Block of the Month
‘Sew Sweet 16’

We are pleased to present the new Border Creek Station Mystery fabrics. We’re excited to have the fabric swatches available for you to make your choice.

You choose the fabrics and the size of quilt (lap or queen), but the pattern is a secret. Ssshhhh!

It’s fun to see the pattern take shape each month. It’s an 8 month program that will start September 23rd.

We’ve got two choices of fabrics. The top choice in blacks and creams features fabrics from ‘Authentic Etc.’ by Sweetwater for Moda.

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The second choice is lovely blues from the ‘Shibori II’ fabric line by Debby Maddy for Moda.

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Lap size quilt $189 + HST
Queen size quilt $239 + HST
Includes all fabrics for top and binding, BCS 4 Spool Thread kit and monthly patterns – plus bonus patterns!

If you’re interested in participating in this block of the month, please call or drop by the shop to register. $50 + HST deposit is required upon registration.

Available for mail out as well!

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Green Tea and Sweet Beans by Jen Kingwell Designs

We are pleased to offer this new class ‘Green Tea and Sweet Beans’ by Jen Kingwell.  This design was inspired by one of her many trips to Japan.  This quilt is a stash buster, bring out your beautiful coloured fabrics and check out our display of brights and bolds to add to your collection.   You may also want to choose a softer pallet, the choice is yours.  This is a 12 month program starting September 2nd at 11am and continuing on the 1st Saturday of the month.  Registration is $79.00 includes hand on instruction and pattern.

 

 


Merrily Block of the Month

It’s a four month sew-in class that meets on the fourth Friday of each month beginning August 25th, from 1 – 4pm. You will have the quilt top finished for Christmas!! …and maybe even get it quilted in time 🙂

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The characters are just so adorable.
Suitable for display all winter!

 

Registration of $199+HST includes class instruction and all fabrics for top and binding.
Quilt measures 60″ x 66″

Deposit of $50+HST due upon signup.

Kit only is also available $149+HST.

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Civil War Sampler Sew Along
Do you have a stash of civil war fabrics just waiting for the perfect project?  Well here it is!  Designed by Barbara Brackman, this quilt features 50 blocks with stories from history.  We’ll be changing out the flags to our own Canada flag blocks.  Join us for this interesting and skill building sew along.  Class will meet the the first Saturday of each month.  We meet again Saturday September 2nd, 2pm – 4pm for a sew in class.  Quilt shown measures 90″ x 105″ but book also shows smaller quilt options.  Registration fee of $49 includes book and class instruction. 


 

 

 

 

 

 

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Hand Applique Class
You’ll learn the traditional hand applique techniques so you’ll be able to tackle those beautiful applique quilt patterns you love.  Handwork can be so relaxing and calming.  Class meets Thursday, September 14th from 1pm – 4pm.  Registration fee of $25 includes practice block kit.

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Urban Owl Block of Month by Wendy Williams

This quilt will take you ‘out of your box’ and allow you to expand your skills to a whole new level.  Bold quilting cottons and bright felted wools are used in this quilt; this is a stash buster quilt where you can use your own stash as well as some new fun fabrics along the way.  We’ve got a beautiful selection of felted wool and Valdani threads to choose from. This is a 10 month program, classes will meet the 2nd Saturday  starting September 9th at 10 am.  Registration fee is $99.00 includes the pattern and instruction, a fee of $50.00 is due on signup.

 

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We’re excited to be offering more of
Jen Kingwell’s Classes!!

Bakers Dozen by Jen Kingwell Designs

Her newest design ‘Baker’s Dozen’ was featured at Spring Market so we’ve decided to bring it to you.  Bakers Dozen is a medallion quilt with a sampler feel.  We’re offering this as a 12 month BOM/Sew Along class that meets the first Friday of each month starting September 1st at 11am.   Registration fee of $79.00 includes the pattern and hands on instruction.

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UFO Friday – Join in the fun and finish those projects : )UFO1

Here’s a chance for you to get those unfinished projects done while having fun and being inspired by the group.  We’ll meet once per month on the 3rd Friday afternoon from 1pm – 4pm; we meet next on Sept 15th.  Bring your own project to work on, or get inspired and start a new one!  Registration is just $5 per session.

 

 


Learn to Quilt – Beginner Quilt Class – Begins September 2017

P1010287Eight classes of fun while you learn the basics of quilt making.  We’ll take the fear away as you learn to use the rulers and cutting tools, and the basics of piecing, assembly, quilting and binding.   By the end of the program you will have your first quilt finished!  This class is designed for those with little or no sewing experience.  Registration fee of $130 entitles you to a 10% discount on all class supplies, instruction book and tools at sign up.  Call or stop in the shop to register …. this is a no stress, fun class and it fills up fast! Classes held Wednesday Sept 13th, 1pm-4pm or Sunday September 17th, 1pm-4pm.   Class is offered 3 times per year;  January, March and September.  We are now taking reservations for our September 2017 classes.

 

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