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Nimble Thimble Classes

 
April,2019
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11:00 am
FREE Community Works sew day (Sandi)

Please RSVP to save your spot so that we get enough tables set up.

Come to help sew beautiful scrappy quilts from orphan blocks and other donated pieces. Come to learn (or practice) quilting techniques (e.g. paper piecing, free motion quilting, machine applique, etc.)
Come to socialize with other like minded quilters.
Come join us to build your karma and help out our community!

Bring your sewing machine (don't forget power cord & foot pedal) and neutral color thread (gray, tan, or white). Drop in for as many hours as you would like (11am - 5pm).
The Nimble Thimble Quilt Shop, 7455 Monterey Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
The Nimble Thimble Quilt Shop, 7455 Monterey Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
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9:00 am
Get UP and GO! CLUB, Free
Have a GO! Cutter? Want one? Want to know what all the fuss is about? Come join us for a cup of coffee and a sweet treat while we demo tips and tricks, along with a fun and easy project. Even easier with a GO! cutter.
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11:00 am
Bees, Bugs and Bullion Knots with Beth
Bugs, Bees & Bullions
with Beth
Description
In this class you will learn to make a small sampler using Bullion Knots to create bugs and bees for embellishing your projects. We will be practicing our Bullion skills and discussing ways to use this very easy and decorative stitch.
Supply List
Fabric - Wool is ideal. If you are using cotton, please layer your piece with some muslin or flannel.
Milliners #1 & #3 needle
Needle threader if you need it.
Small scissors
Threads – Valdani Perle cotton #8, Eleganza Perle cotton #8, DMC Perle Cotton #8 or floss in a variety of colors (red, black, brown, yellow/gold) You can bring other sizes such as a #5 too
Embroidery - hoop if you like to use one. (if you are using wool, you won’t need one)

Classroom Etiquette
Please do not chew gum.
Turn your phone to vibrate
Some students have perfume allergies and I ask that you do not wear perfume on workshop days.
We cannot accommodate guests and children in the classroom – even the most well behaved. There are conversations during class that are adult in nature and not appropriate for children.
If you have any questions, please email me at westcoastwool@gmail.com
Social Media
Website:www.westcoastwool.com
Facebook:West Coast Wool
Pinterest:Beth Upstill – I have a board just for embroidery called “Just by Hand Embroidery”
Instagram:west_coast_wool
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7:30 pm
Pajaro Valley Quilt Assn Meeting, Aptos
Come join us! Details at pvqa.org/about-pvqa/
Beth-El Jewish Community Center
Beth-El Jewish Community Center
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7:00 pm
South Valley Quilt Assn
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11:00 am
FREE Community Works sew day (Sandi)

Please RSVP to save your spot so that we get enough tables set up.

Come to help sew beautiful scrappy quilts from orphan blocks and other donated pieces. Come to learn (or practice) quilting techniques (e.g. paper piecing, free motion quilting, machine applique, etc.)
Come to socialize with other like minded quilters.
Come join us to build your karma and help out our community!

Bring your sewing machine (don't forget power cord & foot pedal) and neutral color thread (gray, tan, or white). Drop in for as many hours as you would like (11am - 5pm).
The Nimble Thimble Quilt Shop, 7455 Monterey Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
The Nimble Thimble Quilt Shop, 7455 Monterey Rd, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
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9:00 am
CUTIE Club, FREE, last Saturday of each month
Join us to explore the options available with Cutie Packs, 16 Fat eights, mixed and matched to give you a basis to make your own kit. With over 60 patterns, the possibilities are endless. The group is open to anyone who uses cuties, might want to try one, or just wants to see the fun they inspire.

A BOM program will be included in the presentation, but you are not required to participate in that project. If it becomes too tempting as we progress, you can join at any time and start in on the rotating monthly block, or we will be glad to help you catch up with the earlier blocks. Either way, you win.

The BOM is a sampler, using 1 CUTIE PACK,
10:30 am
FTCU Embroidery Software Users Group

FTCU Embroidery Software Users Group

If you own Floriani's Embroidery software, or if you are considering a purchase in the future, this is the group for you. Learn to use the full capacity of this amazing design and digitizing system. This hands-on group discusses a specific topic or feature of the program each month, with Q&A and assignments to reinforce new techniques. See the link below for more information on the software.
Fees: $30/session

 rnkdistributing.com/pro.....ware/
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7:00 pm
Pinnacle Guild, Hollister
Check out the website at www.pinnaclequilters-sa......org/.. Please come join us.
San Juan Community Center, 10 San Jose Street,
San Juan Community Center, 10 San Jose Street,
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7:00 pm
Piece By Piece Guild meeting - Morgan Hill
We meet at the Presbyterian Church on Dunn Ave. Check out the website at www.piecebypiece.com. Please come join us.
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10:00 am
Wool Applique Workshop w/ Beth $15
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9:30 am
Stitch Therapy with Beth
Details TBD. Call the shop
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11:00 am
bEGINNING quILTING - Part 2 with ROnna
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