The Quilt Block

325 5th Street

West Des Moines IA 50265

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Mon.-Sat. 10-5  Sun 1-4

February 28, 2013

Upcoming Classes
Call 255-1010 to register or go to our website to see the class descriptions and sign up for classes.
Stitch Fun
Sat., March 2
No Fee
Beginning Quilting
Mon., March 4, 11, 18, 25
1-4pm or 6-9 pm
Applique Group
Thurs., March 7
No Fee
Simply Triangles Class
Sat., March 9
 Simply Triangles
T-Shirt Class
Sun., March 10 & 24
12:00 - 4:00pm
Embroidery Club
 Thurs., March 14
No Fee
Basic Operations
No Fee
Busy Fingers
Six Pointed Star
Sun., March 17
 Sue Daley Month 3
Serger Revisited
Wed., March 20
1-4pm or 6-9pm
No Fee
Topic is "As You Like It"
Fri., March 22
No Fee 
 Virtual BERNINA Club   
Wool Club
Sat., March 23
No Fee
5th Saturday Demo
Sat., March 30
10:30am and 2:00pm
No Fee
MARCH, 2013
National Quilting Month 2013  
We have a surprise for you!
Watch your next e-mail to learn of the fantastic surprises and fun we have in store for you during NATIONAL QUILT MONTH.   


New English Paper Piecing
by Sue Daley 
Sue Daley New English Paper Piecing   
The Busy Fingers Group has got us hooked! 
Quilters and sewers alike love these 10 soft and pretty designs made with traditional hexagons, squares, circles, pentagons & other shapes. Sue Daley is an expert at teaching the fundamentals of English paper piecing & needleturned applique.
Our thread of choice is Superior So Fine polyester thread, which we now have in stock.  Purchase book and thread by March 10th and receive 15% off.
Book:  $27.95     Thread: $5.95/Spool 
the Busy Fingers Group meets each month on the 3rd Sunday from 1-4pm. Each month we learn a new shape and pattern.  This month is the Six Pointed Star.  Join us for a great time!     
Welcome to Sesame Street 
Sesame Street 
This fun, new collection features some of the the most popular characters of the classic children's show. The bright main patch can be utilized in groups or as individual blocks. It's the perfect collection for an assortment of children's projects.  Come see all the coordinating fabrics, too. Now who doesn't LOVE Sesame Street!
25% OFF during March
Needle Punch Tool
Needle Punch ToolThe BERNINA Punch tool is an exciting way to create dramatic fiber texture on your garments, quilts, needlework and  embroidery projects. When using the needle punch tool, you will also need the special 5.5 mm needle plate. Read more about the needle punch tool at  Altogether you will love what you can create with this amazing tool!                 
Stonehenge Luck of the Irish
stonehengeCome in on March 17th wearing green, mention it to us and receive 10% off your entire purchase. You can choose from one of the table toppers or table runners we've made. They're perfect for your St. Paddy's party. Kits make it easy.  
Save $500
We have a very slightly used Horn cabinet for a great price! (Customer upgraded.) Cabinet is Model 5580 and has the larger 25" x 13" cutout in white with oak trim finish.  Dimensions are closed 60"W x 20"D (40" open) x 35"H.
Go to or come into the store to see this great cabinet.