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Block of the Month


Block of the Month meetings are every 3rd Wednesday at 10am or at 6pm

Portage Lake (On going)


Fall in love with this stunning quilt by Polly Minick and Laurie Simpson featuring traditionally pieced and applique sampler blocks. During this 12 month block of the month program, you will receive the patterns and fabrics needed to complete the quilt top including the borders and binding. The finished quilt measures 64" x 84". Starting Sept/Oct. Pay approx. $24.99 per month.








A Graceful Summer - by A Graceful Stitch (On going)

Denise Sheehan Project Size: 53 1/2" x 54"

Sitting on the beach, roasting marshmallows, and sailing are just a few of the summer memories in this beautiful quilt. Applique and piecing are combined to make this black of the month heirloom suitable for hanging the entire season. This quilt will be done using a fat quarter bundle and background fabric that will be purchased up front. Each month you will receive your pattern. You can choose to do either hand or machine applique. A Graceful Summer starts in September 2016. This is a 12 month program. Price TBD.




 Charmed Adventures - by Hoopsisters (On Going)

 

 

 

This beautiful “in the hoop” embroidered quilt can be done in 5”, 6”, 7”, 8” or 9” blocks giving you a size that can be a wall hanging to a bed size quilt. This quilt has many different techniques. You will be doing some paper piecing and machine piecing prior to finishing some of the blocks in the embroidery machine. Most blocks take 30 minutes or less to stitch out. This 10- month BOM began in April 2017 for $18 per month.








Stitcher's Garden - by The Stitch Connection (Upcoming)

 

 

Join us for this 12 month Block of the Month that focuses on using various stitch techniques and specialty feet on your sewing machine. You will create these beautiful blocks and embellish them with decorative stitch techniques. Kits will be available. This BOM begins in June 2017. First month is $45.00 for all the background, and $14.00 per month for months 2 -12.







It's a Mystery 2017 Bloom Creek Station (Upcoming)

 Sorry, can’t show you a picture of this one, it’s a Mystery! Bloom Creek Station is using the two great lines this year. The first is Authentic by Sweetwater and will be a Black & White Quilt and the second is a line from Debbie Maddy called Shibori and will be a White & Navy quilt. There are two sizes to choose from Queen 84” x 84” and the Lap 60 x 72. All fabric is purchased up front so you can cut each month. Approx cost $160 for Queen and $115 for Lap. Sign up quickly we will only have so many kits available


Awesome Ocean - by Elizabeth Hartman (Upcoming)

  Awesome Ocean is a 9 Month Block of the Month program. The Awesome Ocean quilt was designed by Elizabeth Hartman and features her new Reef Collection from Robert Kaufman Fabrics.

This delightful sampler quilt features Elizabeth Hartman's newest animal block designs including Octavian, Salty, Puffy, Angelica, Preppy the Whale, Chuckles, Mr. Manatee, Tony the Turtle and Kelp! All blocks are sewn with simple straight and diagonal seams. No templates or paper piecing required! The Awesome Ocean quilt is made using fabrics from Elizabeth's Reef collection for Robert Kaufman Fabrics, as well as Kona cotton solid coordinates and Essex linen blend. The background fabric is also Robert Kaufman's Essex yarn-dyed linen blend. The pattern includes a fabric chart with easy-to-follow letter and number codes to ensure you can duplicate the fabric placement. Our block of the month program includes the pattern booklet plus all the original fabrics for the quilt top and binding. The 71" x 83" quilt is perfect for a Twin bed or to use as a sofa/large lap quilt