Dear Quilting Friends,The Lady’s-slippers and lilacs are in bloom, the geraniums are hanging on the porch and Dan is slowly getting his gardens planted for all to enjoy. Ahhhh ~ summer in Rangeley ~ you can’t beat it!
DATES TO REMEMBERPlease make note that Threads Galore will be CLOSED on the following dates:
June 25th & 26th
June 27th ~ Open at 12:00 noon
July 23rd ~ 25th
FALL QUILT CAMPWe still have openings in our Fall Quilt Camp with Certified Studio 180 Instructor Dan Perkins October 23rd ~ 25th, 2015 at The Country Club Inn. Choose from two projects ~ “Wish Upon” designed by Deb Tucker or “Chasing Points” designed by Dan Perkins. Join us for a WICKED good time!
Tuesday ~ Saturday
10:00 AM ~ 4:00 PM
SPRING QUILT CAMP 2016We are working on our Spring Quilt Camp package and hope to have it ready later this month. Dates are April 20th ~ 24th, 2016.MAINE QUILT SHOWCome see us at Maine Quilts at the Augusta Civic Center, July 24th ~ 26th. We are in Booth #24.
- Quilt all day and all night…
- in your jammies if you want to.
- Make new friends.
- Enjoy the views of the lake & mountains.
- Glimpse wildlife.
- Relax in front of the huge crackling fireplace.
- Delicious meals – and you don’t have to cook them!
- Door prizes.
- Informative instruction by Dan ~ learn consistent precision piecing through the use of the Studio 180 tools.
FALL FOLIAGE FUN ~ September 27th through October 11thEnjoy the mountains and lakes of Rangeley and surrounding areas during the height of Fall Foliage Season! Threads Galore will be offering the following;
FALL RETREATS AT QUILT INN RANGELEYFall is a great time to visit Rangeley and plan a retreat at Quilt Inn Rangeley Retreat Center. The cooler weather makes for a perfect way to spend the day quilting with friends in the spacious and comfortable studio. We have dates available and will be happy to help you plan your group’s visit. When staying at Quilt Inn, Studio 180 tool demos and classes may be scheduled with Dan. Contact us for more info.
- Studio 180 Demo’s by Dan
- Free pattern
- Chance to win a Fall Rangeley Star Table Runner
- SALE on select fabrics
WHAT’S NEWFavorite New Pattern ALL BOTTLED UP from Patterns by Annie ~ Pretty and practical, these softly-padded zippered bags with side loop handles are quick and easy to make.New FabricLady Slipper Lodge by Holly Taylor from ModaGrateful Harvest by Debi Hron from SpectrixMeadow by Erin Turner for Riley BlakeNew Book from Studio 180 DesignDeb’s new “Hunter’s Star Hidden Treausres” book is in stock and the array of quilts are spectacular! The book features: • Beautifully illustrated with full color, full page photos of each quilt • Step by step instructions for both right and left handed quilters • Over 35 different projects with multiple design variations • Layout plans for each quilt included • Great inspiration for many future projectsCheck out the quilt on page 66 ~ Autumn Twilight ~ Designed and Pieced by Deb Tucker, Quilted by ME!!
We look forward to seeing you soon and remind you to take time to smell the flowers!
Carol & Dan Perkins
Threads Galore Quilt Shop