Better Homes Quilt Sampler Featured Shop 2013

6538 E. Tanque Verde #130 Tucson, Arizona 85715
Quilt Basket 520-722-8810    •   Sewing Room 520-797-2207  •  Store hours: 9:30-5 Mon-Sat Closed Sundays see map

NEW BOM CLUB Sassy Stash Projects Kathy Join Kathy for our new and fun BOM created by ByAnnie. Not only will you have useful projects to organize your home, work space, and car, but you’ll learn useful skills and techniques to increase your sewing skill repertoire. Learn how to make your own bias binding, create zippers of any length by adding zipper pulls to zipper tape, cover strapping with fabric to co-ordinate with your projects, sew with vinyl, make mesh pockets, and so much more! There will be a total of 12 sessions. We will have kits available for purchase but you will need sign-up and have one reserved for you. $50.00         4 sessions 3 hours Wed, Sept 19, Oct 17, Nov 28, Dec 19,
9:30–12:30 or 6–9pm
Folk-Tail Wool Quilt Lorraine • Beginners Welcome Participants will applique and embroider their way across the African savannah using colorful wool, velvet and cotton fabrics to create a 38” x 44” quilt alive with native animals. With Sue Spargo’s Folk-Tails, students will learn the techniques to create three 6 ½” x 6 ½” wool applique blocks each month. Students will enjoy embellishing their blocks with a variety of threads and materials using over 30 stitches. The blocks can be machine or hand-pieced together but the wool applique and embroidery will be completed by hand. Wool lovers of all skill levels are welcome! There will be a total of 12 sessions. $50.00        4 sessions 2 ½ hours Tuesday,
Sept 11, Oct 9, Nov 13, Dec 11        10–12:30
“Flower Dance” Becky Wed. September 12        2–5 or 6–9 Sew Day Cathy This January we kick off a new session of Sew Day, where you can work on any quilt project you would like! It’s a great time to get the quilt help that you need or just find some inspiration. Cathy hosts this wonderful group of people for a morning of Show & Tell, stitching, chatting, and lots of laughter! Remember to bring your Show & Tell, and bring your lunch or order with the rest of from Baggins! $5.00/session 9:30–1:30 Wed. Sept 12, Oct 10, Nov 14, Dec 12 First Saturday 2018 “Twilight Gardens” Lets start 2018 with a fun and colorful gem of a quilt. A monthly instruction time on Friday stand Saturday will make each month a breeze. Please pick up your rules and instruction to 1st Saturday with your Block 1 kit. Registration Fee: $30.00 Kit Fee: $6/month August 31 or September 1 9:30–10 October 5 or 6        9:30–10 November 2 or 3
9:30–10 December 1 Class Reunion 9:30–11
Appliqué Day
“The Street Where You Live”
Helen Even if it doesn’t look like your street you’ll wish it was! Charming houses, funky trees, simple, stylized people make up this neighborhood. You’ll buy the sky, grass, and sidewalk backgrounds and all the other fabrics will be included in the kits. The designs will work for either hand or machine applique. Come join the fun! Registration: $30.00 Kit Fee: $6/month Sat, Sept 15, Oct 20, Nov17 9:30–10 December 1 Class Reunion 9:30–11 Wool 'n Needle Club Nubin • Beginners Welcome I have designed some lovely 1950’s Christmas ornaments for this season’s Wool and Needle Club. The ornaments can be made into a wall hanging/table topper or they can be made as individual ornaments hang on your tree or to give as gifts. The wonderful colors of the “Shiny and Brite” Christmas ornaments bring back so many memories! Each month there will be a new ornament that gives you 4 different options on how to decorate them. You can make one ornament or four! $50.00         4 sessions 3 hours Sat, Oct 20, Nov 17, 24, Dec 15 1:30–4:30 Giving Back to the Community Diane Join Diane and our wonderful group of volunteers who meet each month at the QB and make quilts for others. If you love to sew, meet other quilters or want to improve your sewing skills, this is the perfect opportunity. We provide the fabric and pattern, you donate your time. Please bring basic sewing supplies to the class. Call and let us know you are coming. Wed, Sept 5, Oct 3, Nov 7, Dec 5        9:30–1 Sew Club Lena • Everyone is Welcome Join our group of sewers the first Saturday of each month. We will have a variety of topics throughout the year and cover methods and products to keep your creative juices flowing. Share your projects during our “Show and Tell”. This class is free, no need to call, just come and have fun. Sat, Sept 1, Oct 6, Nov 3, Dec 1        2–3 PM