September 2021 at The Country Quilter!

Hello everyone!

It has been a long time since we had any news to send out!

 We have seen many projects that you finished during your time at home with only your stash for company. It is great to know that some 20 year+ projects are seeing the light of day again. Maybe it is time to consider some new ones! Lots of new batiks have been ordered and more Christmas fabrics are expected this week. A festive new table runner, tree skirt or pillows will help to cheer us up!

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Landscapers Reunion!

The Landscapers had a back yard gathering today. It was good to see everyone and share what has been accomplished during the lockdown.

Next Landscape Club meeting is Sept 23, 10 – 12, please sign up if you plan to attend! Contact Ann at The Country Quilter (613 838-5541) or thecountryquilter@hotmail.com

Sarah’s Hours!

Beginning Tuesday, August 3rd, the very talented, very creative long arm quilter, Sarah Smiley (heritageart.ca) will be at The Country Quilter, every Tuesday, from 10-12pm. She can also be reached through her website, or by phone at 613 322-8885.

New Summer Hours!🌞

We are FINALLY open for ‘near-normal’ shopping, and boy, does it feel good! Our store hours, effective June 21st, 2021 are: Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, from 10 – 1pm.

The store can accommodate 3 shoppers at a time, masks are still mandatory and social distancing expected. As always, you can reach Ann by email: thecountryquilter@hotmail.com, or by telephone: 613 838-5541.

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To whet your appetite and inspire you…please drop by!

New Classes and Workshops for September!

1. Grace’s Landscape Class is BACK!

Next class is Thursday, Sept 23rd, from 10 – 12pm. Please call the shop at 613 838-5541 to reserve a spot or email Ann at thecountryquilter@hotmail.com.

2. Touch Quilt Workshop Returns!

Come and make a Β “Fidget, Fiddle, Touch Quilt” or Sensory Activity Blanket which is a small lap quilt, mat or blanket that provides sensory and tactile stimulation for the restless. Please call the shop at 613 838-5541 to reserve a spot or email Ann at thecountryquilter@hotmail.com.

3. Realistic Fabric Collage!

Join Jane Roszell in her popular fabric collage class! This class begins Tues, Sept 28, from 1 – 3pm, and runs for 5 weeks. Please call the shop at 613 838-5541 to reserve a spot or email Ann at thecountryquilter@hotmail.com.

Show and Tell Sharing!

We had a special treat today at our Tuesday morning gathering! Marilyn Fairfull brought in snippets and finished projects she has been busy creating over the past few months, what a great Show and Tell share! The sky is the limit, and we look forward to seeing more of these! Thanks, Marilyn!