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101 Central, Great Falls, MT 59401 406-727-1757
Hours:  Monday - Friday 10:00 am to 5:30 pm  Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

May 2018

 

BIG SKY QUILTS

WILL BE CLOSED

Memorial Day

May 28, 2018

 

***Saturday, May 5 Central Ave will be closed. ***

Access the parking lot off 1st Ave N or through the alley.

 

Mother’s Day Special

May 1 -12

 

Any a purchase of $75.00 or more qualifies for a chance to win

all-over edge to edge FREE long arm quilting for a project.

Winner will be responsible for batting, backing and thread to complete the project.

Sewing machine purchase or service excluded.

 

The winner’s name to be drawn from qualifying purchases

at close of business May 12, 2018

 

Completed quilt top must be returned to Big Sky Quilts within 60 days.

Sale Fabric

 

May 1 – 5        20% off all Batiks, purchase end of bolt for an additional 10% off

20% off all Dime Products

May 1 – 19      All pre-packaged cut Fat Quarters $2.00 each

Sale fabric and Dime Products supplies limited to supplies in stock

 

Spring forward to big savings on the purchase of

a JANOME sewing, embroidery or Premier Long Arm machine until May 31



BIG SKY QUILTS CLASSES

 

Registration for classes can be in person, by phone or on-line. You must be paid for a class to receive a class supply list. When you register on-line for a class you will receive a follow up e-mail with the supply list. If you want to use a classroom machine call Big Sky Quilts to reserve a machine and make arrangements to learn how to use the sewing machine. You need to be familiar with the sewing machine you are using, including threading the machine and winding a bobbin.                                          

 

May Classes

DIME Design Workshop

Quilting with your embroidery machine is one of today's most sought-after embroidery skills. Half of this 5-hour class includes hands-on stitching and quilting activities. Lecture demonstration with hands-on quilting and embroidery segments. Students will stitch a Make and Take Project: a quilt block with a 3-D applique. Embroidery machine provided.

 

Topics covered: Design an entire quilt top using state-of-the-art fabric design software; Experiment with repeating patterns to create allover fabrics; Learn piece in-the-hoop techniques for piecing quilt blocks on an embroidery machine; Learn the quilt-as-you-go method for quilting using Stipple products

At the Quilting Stations: Test drive the Weightless Quilter - the solution for handling bulky quilts; Stitch machine embroidered quilting designs using the shortE; Stitch a 3-D applique; Quilt and take home an appliqued quilt block

 

 

Date:   May 4 OR 5                                        
Time:   10:00 am to 3:00pm   Lunch Provided

 

Mystery Beginner Bag

Have you ever wanted to create a bag but have no idea where to start? Want to practice using new material, for an extra flare use CORK but desire a simple project to perfect your skills? Well then you're in luck. Together we will create an amazing beginner friendly bag. You may use yardage or fat quarters for this project. 

 

Date: May 22 and 24

 

Time: 5:15

 

Cost: $30.00

 

Instructor: Nichole

                    

Twist and Turn Bargello Runner

Join me as we learn how to create a Bargello table runner. With this technique you will easily be able to tackle a quilt top. You'll create strip sets slice and dice them and arrange the colors to create a flawless look. 

 

Date: May 29 and 31

 

Time: 5:15

 

Cost: $25.00

 

Instructor: Nichole






Check our web site www.bigskyquilts.com frequently to find new classes as they are posted.

 

 

 
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jw@bigskyquilts.com

406 727 1757

101 Central Ave.
       Great Falls, MT 

Monday - Friday: 10am-5:30pm
Saturday: 10am-5pm

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Big Sky Quilts stocks all the fabrics, notions, kits, patterns, and batting materials you need to make beautiful quilts. Need a sewing machine? We have those too, along with an onsite repair department and professional long arm quilters to help you finish your projects. Our store features a friendly environment where you'll enjoy a wide range of fun, informative classes, plenty of creative inspiration, and the best customer service around!