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Hoppin Bobbin Newsletter

Hoppin Bobbin Newsletter

Well, it has been a harried few months for us here at the shop.  Bessie has been running frantically, as we try to keep up with the quilting that has been brought in.  It's pretty obvious that all of you stayed home and SEWED during the storm we had in January.  We are glad that Cheryl is coming back tomorrow and that her surgery went well and that her foot has healed enough to come back.  Please continue to pray for Cathy and her family.  Chaz is still recovering and Ernie goes in for another surgery tomorrow. 
There are so many new things coming up.  New teachers, new projects, new fabrics and I'm anxious to be able to announce our "surprise" next month.  Do you have any idea how hard it is to keep a secret for months?  Keep an eye on our website and Facebook page for all of the new things that are coming up!

20%off (minimum, 1 yard cut)

Year of Love and Fun Pick up date is April 16th.
April Project  April Showers bring May Flowers


April Events

Beginner Raw Edge Applique

Saturday, April 9th from 9-3
Instructor: Kelly Davis                                                                                                     Learn the steps for easy Raw Edge Applique from start to finish.
Kits are required for class and can be paid for and picked up on class day.

Remember playing with a kaleidoscope as a child?  The new adult version is for the quilter!  This quilt is easy to make.  Create a kaleidoscope of color as you sew straight 1/4" seams.
The key to success with this quilt is accuracy in cutting and sewing.

Instructor: Andrea Staschak 
April 16th and 23rd, 9am - noon

Schoolhouse April 19th at 6:30pm
Perfect Flying Geese.  Always frustrated with loosing the points on your flying geese?  This method will get perfect points every time and you can make 4 at a time!

Bali Sea Star
What a great quilt to use up some scraps.  Let Mary Lou walk you through the process of making this great quilt! 
Saturday, April 30th from 9-3
Book required for class. 

May Events
(click on event for more information)
Mermaid Doll  Saturday, May 7th
Night Sky   Saturday, May 14th
Schoolhouse  Tuesday, May 17th
Needle Turn Applique  Saturday, May 21st
EQ7 Introduction  Tuesday, May 24th
Beginner Foundation Paper Piecing Saturday, May 28th

Check our calendar on the website for more fun things to come!

* Interested in teaching a technique or unique class? We are presently looking for contract teachers.  If you love what you do and would like to share that knowledge with others, please contact Kelly for more information.*

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.