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Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada

January 2019

12 Hours Creating on the Bow – January 2019

January 12 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25

One Saturday per month, excluding July and August. Join us anytime from 10 am to 10 pm. Please bring your own meals. Snack and refreshments are provided. $25 drop in fee, please pre-register.

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Judy Sew Day – January 16

January 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have. Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Quilting with Rulers Club – January 2019

January 17 @ 2:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$10

Join us the 3rd Thursday of every month to learn a new ruler & design. This is meant to be a fun, casual way to practice and expand your skills while using the variety of ruler templates in the sampler set. Prerequisite: One day beginner class, this club is not designed as a class but like a study club where we learn and share ideas. Date: 3rd Thursday of the month starting September 20 Time:  2:00 - 4:30 or 6:00…

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Judy Sew Day – January 23

January 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20.00

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have. Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Birthstone Class – January – Garnett

January 25 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$18 – $29

Create your own sparkling gem using the same techniques that artist and designer MJ Kinman has used to create her giant gem quilts for over 20 years. You’ve read about MJ’s gem quilts in Quilting Arts Magazine and McCall’s Quilting magazine, and you may have seen her on Quilting arts TV and The Quilt Show with Alex Anderson and Ricky Tims. Now MJ has created patterns that allow all of us to bring a little bling into our lives.  Through her…

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Stand Up & Tote Notice Class

January 26 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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We are so happy that Tara Sinclair with Uh Oh Creations is coming back to teach another class! Now that the Christmas season is over, take some time for yourself! Create a beautiful tote bag with Tara's easy-to-follow pattern. The pattern comes in three sizes to suit every occasion. WHEN: Saturday January 26, 2019 TIME: 10:00am - 5:00 pm WHERE: Bow Bench Retreat COST: Class fee $40.00, pattern cost $15, Tara will have kits available with the foam, stabilizer and…

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Judy Sew Day – January 30

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20.00

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have. Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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Tongan Escape – January 2019

January 31 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$10 – $315

Welcome to your Tongan Escape Block of the Month! Now's the time to make your escape from the everyday! Sign on to this incredible quilting project and you'll feel like you're on a seven-month tropical vacation. Each month brings beauty from the islands to brighten up your entire month! Designed by Cozy Quilt Designs, this 7-month Block of the Month project contains directions and Tonga Batiks Nutmeg fabrics by Daniela Stout for Timeless Treasures. Sharyn Craig has designed the stunning Tongan…

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February 2019

Beginner Foundation Paper Piecing

February 2 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$75

Judy Niemeyer’s techniques for paper piecing for beginners Have you often admired the beautiful paper pieced patterns designed by Judy Niemeyer and quiltworx.com and told yourself there is no way you can make something like that? Well I’m here to tell you that with my help you absolutely can do it! Join me, Nancy Strath, Certified Instructor with Judy Niemeyer Quilting for a one-day learn the basics Paper Piecing Class. In this class I will provide you will everything you need…

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Judy Sew Day – February 6

February 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$20.00

Work on any “Judy” foundation paper pieced project. Nancy will be available to assist and guide you with any questions you may have. Every Wednesday from 10 am to 4pm. $20 drop in fee. Please bring your own lunch and contact Nancy to register or register below.

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12 Hours Creating on the Bow – February 2019

February 9 @ 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$25.00

One Saturday per month, excluding July and August. Join us anytime from 10 am to 10 pm. Please bring your own meals. Snack and refreshments are provided. $25 drop in fee, please pre-register.

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MJ Kinman Trunk Show

February 13 @ 7:00 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
$10

I like to tell people I make the biggest diamonds in the world. The adventure started 22 years ago when an image of a gorgeous gem captured my imagination. As a new quiltmaker, I was unsure how to transform that image into a quilt, but knew there had to be a way. I began searching for the right techniques and, seven years later, made my first gem. My latest series, entitled “Bourbon Diamonds” celebrates Kentucky’s favorite spirit. My current series…

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MJ Kinman Bite Sized Gem Workshop

February 14 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Bow Bench Retreat, Range Road 260
Carseland, Alberta T0J 0M0 Canada
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$75

Create a Small Faceted Quilt In this fast-paced workshop, participants will create their own singularly beautiful work of faceted light using the same single-foundation piecing techniques I use to create my own “diamond quilts”.  Participants will choose from one of several pre-selected abstract gem designs based on their skill level. They will then learn how to chart the design onto freezer paper; code each piece for color, location, and adjacency; position template pieces onto fabric to achieve the desired light…

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