Hoppin Bobbin E-Newsletter



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The Cutting Table Blog
for the national voting, which starts
Thursday, April 30th.


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Allegiance
By Barbara Gastinger



Whats New At Hoppin Bobbin....

 



The moment everyone has been waiting for.....
the debut of our 2015 Row by Row!



"Snowman Fun"



Starts June 21st until September 8th

(Kits will be available for purchase)






May's Project
My Sweet Home Pillow



Pick-up for May's project is Saturday, May 9th.
Kits are optional, but must be pre-ordered!






 
Women of the Bible 
 Pattern Series 

There's only a few more weeks left, but it's not too late to join in
on the fun of our free block of the week on Facebook. If you've
missed any of the blocks, don't worry, at the end of the series there
will be a CD, with all block patterns and finishing instructions,
available for purchase, to all our Facebook followers. Make sure you LIKE us on Facebook and share with friends and family.

Block 38 is available starting today.





May Classes
Please click on class title to follow to link for more details


May Flowers- Turned Edge Applique by Machine
 











Love the look of Hand Appliqué but just don’t have the time for handwork? Try this technique that will make your machine appliqué look as if it was done by hand and only take a fraction of the time too! Learn all about the tricks and tools you need for success. Your quilt will look like you sat for hours and needle-turned each piece by hand! An added bonus, this class technique will give you a “trapunto” lesson too!

Saturday, May 2nd from
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Erin Underwood




Bodacious Baskets
 











Break out the buttons and the lace! Scraps and strips are used to create these amazingly fun baskets, designed to hold the most delicious linens. Gather your rick-rack and trims. Break into Grandmom’s old button box. This pattern is designed to showcase the wonderful fibers we all love. Instructor will come with some linen scraps.

Saturday, May 16th from
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Pat Hersl




Paper Piecing with Loving Hearts
 











Delight a little girl (or a big one!) with these paper-pieced Loving Hearts. We’ll explore your machine stitches and use fancy threads to enhance this tiny treasure. Learn to add this dimension to any quilt with easy machine embroidery. Gather scraps and sparkly threads for maximum fun.

Saturday, May 30th from
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Instructor: Pat Hersl




June Classes

Miss Daisy- Fusible Machine Applique











Learn three different ways to approach fusible machine appliqué. Fast, fun and outstanding results!  This class even gives you a quick introduction to Machine Trapunto.

Saturday, June 6th from
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Instructor: Erin Underwood



Binding and Embellishment










No extra tools! No silly devices!
Learn how to make and apply a straight or bias binding to your quilt. This class will demonstrate and have you work on a small sample quilt of your making. You will then have the sample for future reference plus handouts. We will also cover prairie points and lined prairie points, beautiful finishes or embellishments for your special projects. A designer touch of added piping will make you happy.

Saturday, June 13th from
11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Instructor: Pat Hersl




Beginner Applique




Learn the steps for easy Raw Edge Applique from start to finish.
Kits are required for class.

Saturday, June 27th from
9:00 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Instructor: Kelly Davis




June Classes


Cathedral Windows




Cathedral Windows by Machine
Create this beautiful classic quilt in a thoroughly modern way! Constructed completely by machine, this quilt is really not a quilt at all. There is no batting, no binding. Once you’re finished with the top, you’re finished with the whole thing!


Saturday, July 18th from
9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Instructor: Erin Underwood





New York Beauty (Paper Piecing)




Named after the Statue of Liberty, this block is the highlight of paper piecing, showcasing your best sewing skills. The spike border echoes the block. We will tackle curved piecing. The “Summer in New York” sample is scrappy, but brights and batiks shine in this award-winning pattern. This extended class is the culmination of Paper Piecing with Alex Anderson.


Saturday, July 25th from
11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Instructor: Pat Hersl





There's only a few more days left to stock up on
"PINK" fabric, 1 yard or more to receive 20% off.








Starts Friday, May 1st.







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.  





 



411 W Bel Air Avenue
Aberdeen, MD 21001
410 272 2226
info@hoppinbobbin.com
Hours: Tues/Thurs 10-8, Weds/Fri 10-5, Sat 9-4 
Sun/Mon Closed