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Deer Country Quilts Newsletter

May 2017
Happy May! We thoroughly enjoyed our trip to Boston.  It was a great city to walk around and
walk we did! We took in historical sites, the Fine Arts Museum, the USS Constitution, and the JFK Presidential Library.  The marathon was quite the event to watch. Loren was a little disappointed in his time.  The weather was a factor as it was mid 70's and we have hardly had a day above 60
here so the heat got to him a bit.  However he did not collapse or have to be helped across the finish line like others I saw so he did great!  He's already thinking he can run it faster next time!
Finally the weather is going to be above 70 here this week.  We have already mowed the lawn once so I guess spring has arrived!  I can tell that outdoor activities will start cutting into my sewing time. Time for gardening and fishing and graduations and weddings! Spring is barely here and already the summer is filling up! How to get all done. Why does it always have to be about time management??
Happy Quilting, Pam

We will be closed on Mother's Day, May 14th.  I hope moms everywhere get to have an extra measure of love that day!

We will be open on Memorial Weekend.  Our hours for Sundays will change that weekend however.  Our summer hours for Sundays are 11:00 - 4:00.  

On the Calendar:
      Our classes usually begin at 10:00 unless noted otherwise.

Souper Sew Day- Friday May 5th
It's Cinco De Mayo!! Join us for taco salad and bring your projects and enjoy the
company of others while you sew! $5.00.

Dance of the Dragonflies- Thursday May 11th
with Toni
This stunning 40" x 40" quilt features Hoffman's Bali batiks that are pre-cut and pre-fused! The kit is $140.00 and does not include the background.  We have 3 Supernova backgrounds to choose from.  Toni will help us with the applique and placement process!

Hand stitching- Friday May 12th and 26th
Join us in the classroom and bring your hand work along.  It might be a great way to get that quilt bound without any distractions!

Saturday BOM- Saturday May 13th
We will continue working on our "On the Horizon" BOM

Open Quilting with SharonWednesday May 10th and 17th
Sharon teaches beginning quilt concepts with a series of quilts from her folder.  You can choose any one of them and she is happy to guide you to completion. This month's quilt is just an open sew and if you would like finish a quilt you started with her or start something new Sharon can help with that! 

Foundation Piecing Toni's Way- Tuesday May 30th
This is an open group for anyone who wants to learn Toni's method of foundation piecing using pattern ease.  She has printed foundations for a variety of patterns. You must purchase each pattern and an additional charge for her printed foundations is separate. Note- There is no class on the
3rd Saturday this month.


Deer Country Quilts

  • Ph: 406.677.2730
  • PO Box 808
  • 3166 Highway 83 North
  • Seeley Lake, MT 59868
  • Hours:
  • Tues.-Fri. 10am-5pm
  • Saturday 10am-4pm