We are busy getting ready for this year’s Maine Quilts. We are hosting Handi Quilter in our booth. Patty Kerns is a National Educator with Handi Quilter, she will be with us all three days. Stop by and get your questions answered by an expert. She is very proficient in Pro-Stitcher and loves to share her knowledge. We will have all the new Handi Quilter gadgets and machine accessories. Come check out the new HQ highlights, secret drawer and newest accessory, HQ Little Buddy.
Baby Lock Jewel on a 10ft frame. This is an 18” long arm quilting machine with built in stitch regulator. $4000.00
Baby Lock Jazz $400.00
Janome 1600P $700.00
Baby Lock Imagine $1200.00
Many, many more! Hugh selection of industrial machines too!
Machine Maintance - Jun 14, 2019 10:00 am
Most sewing machine problems can be traced to poor general maintenance or neglect. But with some simple tools and just a few minutes daily, weekly, or monthly- depending on how much you're sewing- you can help keep your machine running smoothly. How do you maintain your sewing machine? Does it need oil? What needle do you use? Come to this class to keep your machine running smoothly. Cost: $ 15.00
Zip Top Tote with Waxed Canvas - Jun 19, 2019 10:00 am
A great bag to tote around everywhere. An interior zipper will keep important things secure and the zip top makes it easy to stow and go. We used waxed canvas on the exterior to add waterproofing for the beach. If you have never sewn with waxed canvas come to this class to learn tips for success. Class and book $45.00. materials are extra Cost: $ 45.00
Kids Camp - Jul 10, 2019 10:00 am
If you want to learn to sew we have the perfect projects for you to become a confident sewer. Each week is a different project. Week 1 Pillow Case Week 2 Quick Zip Bag Week 3 Trendy Tote Bag Week 4 D-Ring Belt Week 5 Drawstring Backpack Week 6 Infinity Scarf $25.00 per Class includes pattern and fabric. Basic sewing supplies required. Cost: $ 25.00
WHAT IS WAXED CANVAS?
- Waxed Canvas is a dyed cotton canvas naturally waterproofed using Beeswax
- Fabric cracks, scratches, wrinkles and creases are a natural part of this fabric’s character as it ages and patinas
- Fabric wax coating can be renewed and reapplied using commercially available products like Otterwax
We have many colors on 60” rolls. If you have never used this material, come to our Zip Top Tote class to gain confidence.
This month we have on display many vintage accessories used on sewing machines. Along with a few older machines. If you are a collector, we may have something you need.