QUILT BASKET CLASS SCHEDULE
                                          January - April, 2007 Class Schedule
                          News from the Quilt Basket
 discount 25% off         Quilt Basket entry wins Grand Champion in Handi Quilter's national contest. Open to all HQ rep-
 retail on a shop item:   resentatives, this competition encouraged all reps to take the HQ rep logo and create a unique wall
     January -            hanging quilted on an HQ Sixteen. Stop by and see our winning entry designed and pieced by the
     Thread               Quilt Basket staff and machine quilted on our HQ Sixteen by Debby Brown.
     February -                                 JANOME WINTER INVENTORY SALE
     Sewing Boxes
     March -                             SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 3RD & SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4TH
     Notions              All Janome machines in stock have been reduced. Help us clear out our inventory. Selected demo
     April -              machines are also on sale. Be sure to try out the Janome Xpression felting (needle punch) machine.
     Books                Unlimited possibilities at a very reasonable cost.
                          Thinking about a home based embroidery business? The Janome MB-4 four needle embroidery ma-
                          chine may be just the opportunity you are looking for. At only 45 pounds, this machine can easily
                          go with you to special events like boat shows, car races, fairs, and other events. Want to try it out
                          first? Ask us about our in-store Saturday rentals. Bring your project and after a brief instructional
   Dates Closed
                          lesson, you can stitch it out your self on our MB-4. Minimum 1 hour of rental time required.
 Easter Sunday:
 April 8th                                                     HANDI QUILTER NEWS
                          Don’t miss the Community Quilts Groovy Board Day, Saturday, February 24. Try out these easy to
                          use perfect pantographs, while quilting for a Dutchess County charity. Members of First Dutchess
                          Quilters will be on hand with quilt tops, batting and backings.. New Groovy board styles are avail-
                          able including a large and small feathered wreath.
                                                                     NEW JOY NEWS
                          The Sure Stitch stitch regulator for the New Joy quilting table is expected to arrive in early January.
                          Even though this item has been delayed from the original ship date, I’m sure you’ll agree that this
 Clubs                    new state-of-the-art device will be well worth the wait.

 Strip Club                               Thimbleberries 2007 Club                           Moda University
 Come for the demo and join the           A new House and Garden Quilt Club (light           Moda University is bigger and better. A
 fun. We even have the strips already     & bright) starts in January. Club will meet        new pattern and fabric line is introduced
 cut for you. Once a month we will        twice per quarter to work on club quilt and        each month. We will demo the pattern
 do a different strip quilt and demo      once for additional Thimbleberries Club pro-       and have kits available for you. Remem-
 the technique. Membership entitles       jects. This is a perfect quilt for a beginner. A   ber 20% off all Moda fabric, kits and
 you to a discount when purchasing        $60 fee paid per quarter includes all club         patterns at meetings. $8.00 per month
 pattern and strip kit that month.        newsletters, additional pattern and fabric for     paid quarterly (includes pattern that
 $20.00 per quarter.                      club quilt, which includes top and binding.        month)
 Saturday Mornings: 1/27, 2/24,           Thursdays: 1/25, 2/22, 3/29 & 4/26 from            Wednesdays: 1/31, 2/28, 3/28 & 4/25
 3/31 & 4/28 from 9:00-10:00 am           10:00am-12:00pm OR 6:00-8:00pm                     from 10:00-11:00am

Cambridge Commons                         Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday: 10:00—5:00                            Phone: (845) 227-7606
939 Route 376                           Thursday: 10:00—8:00  Saturday: 10:00—4:00                  Email: orders@quiltbasket.com
Wappingers Falls, NY 12590                 Sunday: Noon—4:00      Closed Monday                     Website: www.quiltbasket.com
                                                                                             Quilt Basket Class Schedule

 Block of the Month               Beginner                                     Kids Can Cut It
    Block of the Month
    Wild Thymes Baskets           Beginner Class                               A great quilt for kids to learn the ba-
    Rabbits Prefer
                                                                               sics for making a quilt. Large pieces
                                  Learn to rotary cut and piece accu-
                                                                               in the quilt make it ideal for high-
    Chocolate                     rately. We will be making 12 pieced
                                                                               lighting fun novelty fabrics.
    Ramblen Rose Meets            blocks which can be made into a quilt
    Jamestown                     size of your choice.                         Instructor:              Denise Gaidis
                                  Instructor:            Cathy Anderson        Fee:                      $45 + pattern
                                  Fee:                  $100 + templates       Wednesday 1/17, 1/31 & 2/14
       Class Policy                                                                                        6:00-8:00pm
                                  Wednesday 1/24, 2/7, 2/21, 3/7,
We require three or more          3/14, 3/21, 4/4 & 4/11
students to hold a class,
with a maximum of six,
unless otherwise stated.
                                                                               Rabbits Prefer Chocolate
Payment for classes will                                                       A perfect block of the month for a
reserve your seat. You can        Quilt Basket Sampler                         beginner (or someone who loves
phone in your reservation
                                  For the beginner or anyone wanting to        chocolate). Learn needle turn appli-
and hold a seat by using
                                  make an easy sampler this is the class       qué and you will be able to tackle any
your credit card.         Store
                                  for you. Each month we will be doing         appliqué quilt.
credit will be given if you
notify us of your
                                  a different sampler block and the            Instructor:          Cathy Anderson
cancellation at least 2           pieces will be already cut for you. A        Fee: $15/class (paid by quarter $60)
weeks prior to the start of       choice of different fabric combina-
                                                                               Thursday 1/11, 2/8, 3/8 & 4/12
class, or if there is a waiting   tions will be available. Come in and
                                  pick your favorite. Fabric for the block                            10:00am-Noon
list to fill that class. If a
                                  each month is included in the class                                             OR
class fills, we would be
happy to schedule one             price.                                                                 6:00-8:00pm
around you and two or             Instructor:               Denise Gaidis
more of your friends.             Fee:                     $20 per quarter
Our classroom is full of
                                  Saturday 1/13, 2/3, 3/3 & 4/7
different models of Janome
sewing machines and                                          9:00-10:00am      Intermediate
sergers. They are here for        New York on My Mind
your convenience so that
you do not need to carry
                                  We will learn to paper piece this magnificent quilt and the results are impressive.
your machine to class.            Use batiks, orientals or scraps to produce a true piece of art.
Please take advantage of          Instructor:                                                           Denise Gaidis
them.                             Fee:                                                                  $60 + pattern
If you would like a private       Thursday 2/1, 2/15, 3/22 & 4/19                                         6:00-8:00pm
lesson, we will gladly
schedule a lesson with the        Satin Stitch Machine Applique
instructor of your choice. A      Learn satin stitch machine applique while making one the charming wall hangings
fee of $20/hour, billed in        from the book Art Noveau Quilts.
hour increments applies.          Instructor:                                                      Linda Dearing
Please call for more details.     Fee:                                                                       $45
                                  Friday 2/9, 2/16 & 2/24                                       10:00am-12:00pm
January—April 2007
                                                                                            Feel Free Class
Machine Quilting                          Freehand Borders                           Learn various freehand quilting
Template Quilting                         Take freehand quilting to the next step    techniques (meandering, feathers,
                                          as you learn to place freehand designs     leaves, paisley, etc.) using a HQ16
Add a new dimension to you ma-                                                       or Janome/New Joy table. Great
                                          in different sized borders. Please indi-
chine quilting. Try out new threads                                                  opportunity to learn the machine
                                          cate a HQ16 or Janome/New Joy table        you own or the one you want to
as you learn to machine quilt with
                                          machine preference.                        buy. Please indicate machine
templates using a HQ16 with a base.
                                          Instructor:                Debby Brown     preference when registering.
Instructor:            Debby Brown
                                          Fee:                                $75    Instructor :             Debby Brown
Fee:                             $75                                                 Fee:                            $75
                                          Friday 3/30       OR      Saturday 3/31
Friday 4/20     OR Saturday 4/21                                                     Friday 2/23 OR Saturday 2/3
                     10:00am-2:00pm                                                                      10:00am-2:00pm

                                           Quilted Tote                                     Long Island
Wearables, Plus                            Join us to make this fast and attrac-         HandiQuilter Class
 Pocket Book Organizer                     tive bag. Use some of the beautiful
                                                                                     Overview of HandiQuilter
                                           pre-quilted fabric we have and half       techniques, including groovy boards,
 Perfect project for those who re-
                                           the work is done for you!                 free hand techniques, templates and
 ceived an embroidery machine for
                                           Instructor:             Denise Gaidis     thread art. Class will be held in
 Christmas. A great first project, this                                              Mineola, NY.
 portable sewing organizer can be          Fee:                      $30 + book
                                                                                     Instructor :          Debby Brown
 made in 3 classes                         Thursday 3/15 & 4/5
                                                                                     Fee:                           $115
 Instructor:            Elaine Church                                6:00-8:00pm
                                                                                     Friday 2/9
 Fee:                               $45
 Tuesday 1/30, 2/6 & 2/13
                                           Roman Shades
                                           Make a custom shade for your win-
 Welcome Baby!                             Instructor:              Sue Goth              Machine Quilting
 Make a play blanket with pockets to       Fee:        $45 + book & supplies                  Services
 store baby’s favorite toys. Complete      Tuesday 1/16, 1/23 & 1/30                 Debby Brown (845)231-4078
 the top in 2 classes                                           9:00-11:00am         Irene McAleney (845)221-9437
 Instructor:                  Sue Goth                                    OR         Eileen Keane (845)427-5720
 Fee:          $30 + book & supplies                             6:00-8:00pm
 Tuesday 2/6 & 2/20
                           6:00-8:00pm     Coiled Pots
                                           Using a wrapping and coiling tech-
                                           nique we will create a bowl. Sewing
 New Duvet Cover                           machine with zigzag capability is nec-                 Shows
 Create a duvet cover with floating        essary. This technique has many pos-           Urban Inspiration Quilt
 squares to accent a focus fabric          sibilities—bowls, coasters, handbags,          Show, Fashion Institute of
 Instructor:                 Sue Goth      etc...                                         Technology, March 24 & 25
 Fee:          $45 + book & pattern        Instructor:           Barbara Griffin          A World of Quilts, JFK
 Tuesday 2/13, 2/27 & 3/13                 Fee:                    $22.50 + book          High School, Somers, NY,
                         6:00-8:00pm                                                      May 5 & 6
                                           Thursday 4/19
         J ANUARY - A PRIL , 2007
            C LASS S CHEDULE

        Quilt Basket

           Cambridge Commons
              939 Route 376
         Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
           Phone: (845) 227-7606
        Email: orders@quiltbasket.com

      W E’RE     ON THE        WEB!

          A Day in Hawaii
                                                                 Special Events
                                February 10th                 Super Bowl Weekend
                               from 9:00-5:00                   Fat Quarter Sale!
                         February is coming, let’s                  February 3rd & 4th
                         take a day to learn and             All Pre-Cut Fat Quarters $1.00!
                         sew. The Quilt Basket has
                         created a fun filled escape
                         to Hawaii while being
                         close to home. From            2007 Shop Hop
                         school house activities, to        March 9th,
great island food, to just an afternoon to sit and          10th & 11th
sew.                                                   Save these dates!
Break out those flip flops and Hawaiian shirts. A      More information to
prize will be given for the most original Hawaiian

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