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2020: A Vision for Quilting

2020 is Here!
Sewlovelee started the new year sewing with a Sew-In on New Year's Day and Lorraine Mooney's On a Roll Scrappy block class on January 3rd.

Start your new year with a plan for sewing success!
January is a great time to organize your sewing area, take inventory of your uncompleted projects and make a plan for finishing them.
Put your plan into action by participating in Sewlovelee's
Upcoming Classes and Events

Same Day Sewing Machine Service
Wednesday, January 8th

Preregister to reserve your spot with sewing machine technician Al Hunt.

  Two Steps Club
Thursday, January 9th 

 This is the inaugural meeting of this group for the year and your chance to become a part of it. Sign up for the entire year or come to just a few sessions. In any case, this is a great way to take inventory of uncompleted projects and get them done!

  Thursday, January 9th
Prep Session with Venitta McCall

This is a free session for those registered in the 2 day embroidery class featuring Claudia Dinille's Through the Woods design. The instructor, Venitta McCall will be at Sewlovelee to help you best prepare your materials for the class.

Tuesday, January 14th
Scrap Fabric Maintenance--Cut It and Kit It

What to do with all of this fabric?!? The first step is to cut it into manageable pieces to be used in a variety of different scrappy patterns.

Bernina Embroidery Class
Wed, Jan 15, 2020 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
Let us know if you are interested, and we will schedule it again!

Scrap Fabric Maintenance Building Blocks
Thu, Jan 16, 2020 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
What do I do with all of these scraps? After you've cut the scraps into manageable sizes, we'll use a scrappy block pattern to get started.

Scrap Fabric Maintenance -- Sash It and Sew It
Fri, Jan 17, 2020 at 10:00 am to 3:00 pm

This is the final step for a scrappy quilt. Build your blocks into a quilt by adding sashing and sewing your blocks together.

BFF 3 Yard Quilt Party
Tue, Jan 21, 2020 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

This is the final step for a scrappy quilt. Build your blocks into a quilt by adding sashing and sewing your blocks together.

Block of the Month - Follow Your Heart
Fri, Jan 24, 2020 at 10:00 am to 2:00 pm

Using the book, Follow Your Heart, as a guide, you will make one block at a time to increase your quilting skills. These blocks are varied in size and techniques. Use your scraps or buy the precut kit.

 Turning Thirteen Class 
Sat, January 25th 9am-3pm

Use just thirteen fat quarters to create this fun quilt for any season. Great beginner quilt! Taught by Emma Crawford.

Two Steps Club
Tue, January 28th, 10am-4pm

Take a couple of steps back to revisit some of those unfinished projects. This group will meet two times per month on the second Thursday and fourth Tuesday of each month. Come to one or both sessions to receive help, moral support and use of shop specialty rulers to complete your projects.

Sweatshirt Jacket Class
Thu, January 30th 10am-4pm

Create a unique jacket from your favorite fabrics using a sweatshirt as a base.

Through the Woods Embroidery Class
Fri, January 31st and Sat, February 1st 9am-5pm

This collection of embroidery designs by Claudia Danille, Through the Woods, makes a lovely wall hanging or small quilt. Venitta McCall will guide you through all of the techniques needed for an amazing end-product. This is a two-day embroidery event. Make it a retreat and spend the night at Sewlovelee's retreat home nearby Covehaven.
Preregister and prep work is necessary so reserve your spot now!

 Check out the online calendar for more upcoming classes and events!

Hope to see you soon!

Lee Taylor
4504 Irvington Road
Irvington, VA 22480