We are loving Lotta Jansdotter's newest line from Windham Fabrics, "Echo"! The pattern, "PDQ" from Swirly Girls makes this a quick project. This is crib size and perfect for a baby boy or girl. Of course, I would love a King Size version for myself!
We are busy getting ready for our Fat Quarter Frenzy Sale scheduled for this Sunday, February 5th. All sale fat quarters will be $1 on Super Bowl Sunday!
We have 2 classes lined up for February.
Free Motion Quilting Workshop! Saturday, February 18th, 1:30-3:30. You CAN quilt your own smaller projects yourself! Explore drawing with thread and needle with Shelley. You need to work with your own sewing machine and darning foot for this class.
During the month of February, join us for Finishing School on Sundays, Noon- 4pm. You can work on UFO's ($15) or schedule your own class during this time for $25 per hour. This fee can be split between several students that are all sewing the same project. There is no Finishing School the last Sunday in February.
Look What Mary C. made in Truddi Greene's "Convergence" class! Wow!
Truddi will return on Saturday, April 28th to teach another Intermediate class, "The Sunburst" block. Why not plan a weekend Retreat for yourself and a few friends to take this informative workshop. Truddi is a wealth of "quilty" information she shares during her classes. For pictures and more information on upcoming classes go to the website and scroll thru the Calendar pages. waterwheelhouse.com
During the month of March is the Vemont Shop Hop! Buy a passport for tons of quilting fun and visit 16 fabulous Quilt Shops, March 16th thru the 25th! We will be open 9-6 daily including Monday! On Sunday the 25th we will close at 3 pm.
April is the time to take advantage of "off season" rates at many Inns and B&B's in southern Vermont. We love The Landgrove Inn which is 5 minutes from the Shop. They have cut their prices 40% and lodging includes Breakfast and Dinner! Come and sew at the WWHQS Friday thru Sundays in April. Workshops include, "Paintsticks", ""Modern Quilt Blocks", "The Rainbow Quilt, Mastering Color, "Mixed Media Art Quilting",and more.We must have 4-10 people to run a sewing retreat. Call the shop for more information.
"Pam Kitty Morning" from Lake House fabrics is now in the shop! How adorable is this panel?! What will you make with this line?
Sew, sew, sew! See you soon!