Monday, 26 June 2017

Requirements for Christmas Decoration

Sorry for the late posting of the requirements for tomorrow nights make.

12 in no. 7" Squares
12 in no. 7" Squares  both in matching material.
12 in no. 5" Squares in contrasting material.
12 in no. 6" Squares in Stiffening( Heavy duty)

Enough bonda web for 5" squares
Matching cottons.
Usual sewing equipment & sewing machine.

Suzanna will bring the templates.

Look forward to seeing you at the meeting.

Friday, 16 June 2017

Project Linus Stall 

Lesley is now collecting items for the stall at Watton Sports Centre on Sunday July 30th.

Donated items suitable for a tombola welcome.
Items to sell, such as books, surplus sewn items, etc wanted as well.
Any one able to help Lesley on the day or with pricing, please let her know at the next meeting.

I am most grateful to Lesley and those of you help support Project Linus Norfolk in all the different ways, We couldn't do it with out you.


Thursday, 15 June 2017

Pat's 9 Block Strippy Quilt Wednesday 19th July


Using scraps:

8 strips  2 1/2" x 9" makes 1 block. You will need to do this nine times.

Fat Quarters:

8 Strips 2 1/2" x 18" makes two blocks. You will need to do his 4 times plus one 8 strips 2 1/2" x 9".

Jelly Roll:

8 Strips will make 4 blocks. You will need to do this twice plus one 8 Strips 2 1/2" x 9"

Sewing Machine
Usual sewing equipment
12 1/2" square ruler
 Cutting Mat
Rotary Cutter

Friday, 9 June 2017

Tuesday 13th June Meeting

Just to remind you, as it's 3 weeks between meetings this time.
This coming Tuesday 13th June, 7-9 p, is our meeting, I will have entry forms for the Wayland Show Craft competition.
If you wish to go on the coach trip to the Fabric Guild in September organised by Pat, for Project Linus Norfolk, please bring your money, to pay and book your seat.

Look forward to seeing you next Tuesday.

Just a reminder, in case you might wish to go, Quilt Exhibition at Shipdham Church, Sat 10th June 10am-5pm & Sunday 11th June 1-5pm. Free Admission,Raffle Quilt, Sales Table and Cafe Saints serving refreshments including lunches. 

Saturday, 13 May 2017

May 23rd Fabric Jugs Make

Firstly, a message from Suzanna, please don't cut out your fabric pieces from your pattern, before the evening, just cut out the pattern!


20cms x 40cms Pelmet Vilene

20cms x 40cms  Fabric (2 fronts & handle)

20cms x 60cms Contrasting Fabric (Inside & back panel)

Plenty of thread to sew with!

Normal sewing equipment, pencil, bondaweb, paper scissors & sewing machine.

Monday, 8 May 2017

It is the meeting tomorrow night!

It's come round quickly or is it just me!

For the meeting on 9th May, please bring your money if you wish to secure a place on Project Linus Norfolk coach trip to the Fabric Guild on Thursday 14th September.

See you there.

Monday, 24 April 2017

Tuesday 25th April.

Firstly, if you have booked a place on the Linus day workshop, where we are finishing quilts, layering, quilting & binding, it is from 9.15 am onwards until about 4 pm, at Watton Sports Centre.

 If for any reason you can't make it, please let Lesley know asap so your lunch order may be cancelled.

The meeting is also on this date and Margaret is showing us how to make a Cat Tissue box cover.

If you are attending both you won't have to unpack your things, just get all the requirements sorted today!

Requirements for The Cat Tissue Box Cover

1 Fat quarter -non directional and not too busy, so features will show up on cats face
Thread to match.
Contrasting thread for machining eyes, nose & whiskers.
Small piece of wadding approx 6" square. 
Small amount of stuffing for paws.
Sewing Machine.
Cutting board & cutter.
Usual sewing items.
Most importantly 1 x cube box of tissues.

For the make on Tuesday 25th April Meeting.

Tuesday, 11 April 2017

Meeting Tonight

Yes, hasn't it come round quick! It's our meeting tonight. 

Please bring  your diaries & if you wish to book your seat on the coach to the Fabric Guild, your £18 payment.

See you later.