Hoppin Bobbin E-Newletter
Looking for that perfect gift for the quilter in your life?
How about one of these wonderful wall quilt racks. Made
by a local woodworker Jason Gilbert. They can be custom
ordered for size, wood species, and/or stain.
We have a few in the shop for purchase.
We also have other wood crafts from him as well in the shop.
For more information or to contact him for orders
please click link below.
Don't forget we have great gifts for your quilting friends! We also have gift cards!
What's New at Hoppin Bobbin....
Assorted Tulip Hand Needles
Embroidery, quilting, tapestry, piecing, applique,
and quilt basting needles.
Block of the Month
designed by Kathy Schmitz
10 Month Program starting in January
Register today to reserve your kit!
Patchwork Garden fabric line by Moda
The Fat Quarter Challenge
Our Fat Quarter Challenge is officially under way. We hope all
of you that have entered are working hard on your quilts.
When you enter this challenge, you may
be the lucky winner of 2 tickets to
Ricky Tim’s Super Quilt Seminar
in April 2015. What more could any quilter ask for?
For more information please click link below
The Fat Quarter Challenge
If you have registered for this challenge, you may pick up your fat quarters.
They face adversity and endure hardships; yet all too often
their troubles go unnoticed. We also honor those Soldiers,
Sailors, Airmen, and Marines who must miss holidays, birthdays,
and family moments in far-away distant lands. It is for the family members who keep the house running while their husband, wife,
son or daughter is away. It is for the children who dearly miss
their deployed parent, brother, sister, uncle, or aunt.We say thank you to the men and women who have volunteered to serve our
country and preserve our freedom. Hoppin Bobbin carries the fabric lines required for this challenge.
If you are interested in this challenge, please sign up at Hoppin Bobbin.
For more information on this challenge please click the image above.
*a discreet and spirited way to conceal and secure post-surgical
We are looking for volunteers to help in this all day event on January 17th from 9- 3 p.m.
For more information about this special event
Please click the link below.
Pretty Pockets Event
A Trio of Trees Wall-hanging & Mini Tree Wall-hanging
We hope all of you who are a part of our "A Year of Love and A
Year of Fun Club" are enjoying your projects. Reminder that
December's project now available for you to pick-up. January's sample project is now available for viewing. So please stop by the shop or give us a call to let us know if you are interested in purchasing January's kits. January's pattern and kits will be available, starting, Saturday, January 10th.
Women of the Bible
Its not too late to join in on the fun of our free block of the week on Facebook. If you've missed a week, don't worry, at the end of the series there will be a CD, with all block patterns, available for purchase, to all our Facebook followers. Make sure you LIKE us on Facebook and share with friends and family.
Block 18 is available starting today.
|Have you wanted to learn to hand quilt? This is the class for you. Cheryl will walk you through the basics of hand quilting in this two session class, from marking your quilts, to getting those perfect stitches!
Class Supply List
Tuesday, January 6th from
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Tue, Jan 20, 2015 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Instructor: Cheryl Travis
|So you want to make a quilt, but can't tell a rotary cutter from a seam ripper? Mary Lou will help guide you through Alex Anderson's Beginning Quilting. Learn every step of the way as you learn to plan, cut, piece, quilt, and bind your quilt. There are eight easy, beautiful projects in the class book that will get you started. Class will make the Sampler Quilt that includes flying geese, nine patch, ninepatch variation, fence rail and log cabin blocks.
This is 6, two hour session classes
Thursday, January 8th
Day: 2:30- 4:30p.m.
Evening: 5:30- 7:30p.m.
Instructor: Mary Lou Gilbert
Machine Quilting 101
|Learn the tricks to successful machine quilting that make it easier and more successful. Enjoy testing out new ways to meander all over your quilt. Practice border patterns and sashing ideas plus lots of fillers for all that white space!!! Start out meandering and end up quilting feathers! All with little to no marking!
Saturday, January 10th
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Erin Underwood
Sew In Days
Every Tuesday and Friday from 10-5, Hoppin Bobbin hosts a Sew in Day. Bring a project and all of your supplies and have a great day sewing with friends. Bring a covered dish to share. If you are planning on staying the day, please fill the parking spots in the rear of the building first. This enables new customers to find parking in the front of the building.
***Friday, December 19th and Tuesday December 23rd are the dates for our Christmas Parties.
We hope that you enjoy your Holidays with your families. During the Holidays, please note that, Hoppin Bobbin will be CLOSED the following days for our staff to enjoy this time with their families.
Hoppin Bobbin will close at 5pm on Tuesday, December 23rd and will be CLOSED on December 24th and 25th for Christmas. We will re-open on Friday, December 26th at 10am.
Hoppin Bobbin will close at 3pm on December 31st and will be CLOSED on New Years Day, January 1st. We will re-open on Friday, January 2nd at 10am.
We still have fabric license plates, so make sure you stop by
the shop today and get yours before they are all gone! If you didn't get our Row by Row pattern, it is available on our website for Free. Just click on the link on the homepage!
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