Redesigned by Quiltworx

Redesigned by Quiltworx

This year, Judy and Judel came up to Heritage Park for the special display of Quiltworx quilts.  They also put on a display of their own of their Red and White quilts, many of which are featured in their Redesigned:  …
With a Touch of Holland

With a Touch of Holland

Ria Timmermans is a customer of ours from Holland.  She stays in touch with our store regularly, either by visiting or emailing with us.  When she isn’t in Canada for a visit, her sister-in-law, Riet, comes in and picks up …

All Around Canada – Contest Voting has Started!

All Around Canada – that is the name I gave our store’s  #Northcott Trans-Canada Block Party block.  When designing the block, I wanted the geese flying over the entire Canada map, to show the inclusiveness of our country and our pride. …

Canada’s 150th Birthday Quilting Contests and Programs

As you probably have heard, next year is Canada’s 150th birthday.  For this momentous occasion, a few contests and programs have been constructed for the quilting crowd.  I’ve been getting inquiries regarding the fabrics and programs surrounding these, and thought …

SEWtorials

New to our class calendar this fall, are SEWtorials – a tutorial in our classroom without the sewing machines.  Beginning September 14th and continuing every Wednesday at 10:30 am until the end of November (12 weeks), you will be guided …

New Class Schedule

When I was a young child, my grandmother received mail from her Arkansas friend every few months.  It was her last link to home, and inside would be a letter, newspaper clippings, and Li’l Abner cartoons whose humour was beyond …

Row by Row Experience 2016

We are thrilled to be participating again this year in the Row by Row Experience.  Our row shown above sums up what “Home Sweet Home” means to us.  Come in to the store for a free pattern.  If you would like to bypass …

Festival of Quilts – Time to Submit Entries, Buy Dinner Tickets, and Enjoy Last Year’s Photos

In case you aren’t aware, the brochure for the Festival of Quilts held on May 28 and 29 at Heritage Park is now available online and at our store. The entry deadline for displaying your quilts (this is not a competition, …

New Class Schedule

Whoo-hoo!  The new class schedule up to June is on our website for viewing.  Click here or the picture for the link.  New for us is “Sewcials”.  Occurring most Mondays, and a few Sundays, join other “sewcialites” and enjoy the …

Springing Forth

Marjorie M. decided to make her mom Spring Sprouts, a pattern with pre-cut Silhouettes by Edyta Sitar of Laundry Basket Quilts.  It looked great.  Only dilemma was that Mom wanted a bed quilt.  (I know some of you are chuckling – …

The Elves’ Shelves – Betty

Elf Betty says: “Vintage eyes require a little extra help every now and then – especially in cases of reverse stitching. I LOVE the magnifying seam ripper with the built-in LED light to assist you even more in your stitch-reversal …

The Elves’ Shelves – Linda B.

Linda B. Elf says: “My favorite item for the holiday season has to be the Grinch Advent Calendar.  I am a HUGE Grinch fan!  “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” has been my favorite Christmas program, which I have watched every …

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