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   Happy Thanksgiving one and all!
If you are stopping in please remember we are collecting for the Food Bank!  We will take all non-perishable food items that are not expired.  Our basket is still looking a little too light, can you help out!

Well it looks like winter has arrived! :( UGH!

Have you thought about quilting to pass the cold winter months? Join one of our classes and keep warm while being creative!  We have a very nice group of quilters that meet weekly and work on projects. Here's what we have happening for classes over the next few weeks....

Wednesday's 10:00 Beginners $15.00 weekly
Thursday Mornings 10:00 with Tamara all Levels $15.00 weekly
Friday TGIF with Tamara 11/15 your choice of project 1:00 $15.00 weekly

That Tamara of ours is just adding the neatest projects for the holidays, check out her two Dec classes.....

Winter's Star Table Runner Thursday 12/4@ 12:30:  Beautiful Table runner (or a bed runner!) using Triangle in a Square blocks in 9-Patch setting
This one can stay on the table or hang on the wall well past the holidays!

Look ... 2 dates for this class!
12/5 @ 12:30
Little Bit Shorter Tall Tree 10:30 with Tamara!


Open Sew days and times $15.00 a session -- that's just $5 an hour!
Please call before you come!  518-280-2586

Mondays 10:00-1:00 or 1:30 - 4:30
Tuesdays 1:00 - 4:00
Thursday's 1:00 - 4:00
Friday's 10:00 - 1:00

Don't forget to shop small Friday 11/29 - 11/30!  The hustle and bustle time of year is just around the corner.  Watch for our specials on email and facebook that weekend, please help your local small businesses keep on keeping on!

Birthday Celebrations!  If it's your birthday month, show us your ID with the birthdate on it and you will receive 20% off one item!  There's no better way to celebrate than with a yard of soft, new, colorful fabric. 

We have 4 full kits available of Pinwheels in the meadow lap quilt, the alternate color with the Red Pinwheels!  Stop in and get yours now!

 

Join Sue Pritt for the Winterberry Cafe class, if you know someone who feeds the birds this is a perfect gift for them!  Sue will be with us Sat. Jan. 11th from 9:30 to 3:00 for this class.  You can do any kit you want during Sue's class, if you wanted to make the Barnyard Christmas or Best Friends kit it's a good day to get it done.  Kits will be availble for Winterberry shortly!

 

Join Sherri on Tuesday's.  She has space in her Tuesday quilt group!  The group works on projects of individual choice, designing panel quilts and wall hangings, setting bindings, creating new quilt designs, you name it they will try it.  This is a fun group that trys lots of things and always finishes projects.  Join Sherrie for just $15.00 a week and take advantage of growing your skills with a fabulous teacher.  Sign up on line, or call the shop! 

Here's a sample of Sherries latest panel, "Early Morning Light"!  Sherrie has written this pattern and it's available for sale.  

Tamara has seats open in her TGIF group Friday afternoons! She has a group that meets to catch up on unfinished projects, or she will guide you while completing a binding or performing free motion on a quilt! Sign up on line, or call the shop! 


Do you wanted to learn to sew or quilt?  We have the perfect class for you!  There are openings in the Beginners class that takes place Wed. morning at 10:00. Don't be nervous everyone starts somewhere! Karen will take you from A to Z in no time at all and you'll be finishing your first quilt!  $15.00 a week

 

Beyond Beginners:  This class is designed to teach an advanced beginner basic quilting blocks and techniques. It will build on the lessons taught and patterns used in the Basic Beginners class. Approximately 4 weeks will be devoted to each block. Class members can always request that a project or quilt block be taught.  This group meets Wed's at 1:30.  $15.00 a week.

Beginners Combo classes - Join Karen, this a combination group of Beginners and Beyond Beginners and they gather on alternate Saturdays from 10 to 1:00.  This class will help you learn to sew or take your sewing to the next level. This bi-weekly class will take you from beginner to beyond.  Give the shop a call, or sign up on line, and join the fun. You can't beat this price, just $15.00 a class, that's only $5 an hour! Perfect!  


Welcome to QuiltBug Quilt Shop!

Shop Hours
Monday - Saturday

Sunday's closed

10a - 5:30p
closed Sunday
At the QuiltBug we offer a full line of quilting fabrics, patterns, batting, sewing notions and supplies. Our shop is located at 3637 Carman Rd, Schenectady NY 12303 and we are open Monday - Saturday 10a - 5:30p, closed Sunday's.  The QB also has an on-line shop that's open 24 hours a day, shop whenever it fits your schedule and we will ship it out priority mail, it will be on your doorstep within 3-5 business days. In the shop we offer classes for students from the beginner level to advanced.  If there is something you want to learn we'll put together a class for you and others led by one our QuiltBug staff instructors, they are incredibly talented with over 50 years of combined quilting experience.

Contact us at Quiltbug.com@gmail.com. 
Happy Quilting!   Ann

 

Upcoming Classes and Events


A Little Bit Shorter Tall Tree

Don't be folled this 17 X 41 wall hanging is bound to add a special touch to any wall!

TGI-Friday Afternoon sewing

A relaxing class for TGIF sewing--get those PHD's and WISP's moving. Help with any questions or problems you have. Bring your projects and Tamara will lead you through to completion

Beginners Combo

This class is a combination of Basic Beginners and Beginners and Beyond. As beginners finish the classes offered them they can continue to the more advanced stages of quilting techniques and various quilt blocks. Since each student is encouraged to progress at their own pace, everyone will be at different points of learning. Everyone shares their own piecing experiences, conundrums and in turn discovers that we all make mistakes and we work our way through them. Students can join at any time as this is an on going class.

Nov 25
Open Sew Monday
Nov 26
Tuesday's with Sherrie
Nov 26
Open Sew Tuesday