Bear Patch Quilting News Tue, 26 Sep 2017 06:37:45 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 Sept. 19 - Serger Lab - special opportunity! <img width="200" height="133" src="" class="img-responsive" alt="" align="" /><br /><span>Join us for this hands on event demonstrating that sergers/overlockers can be used for more than just sewing on knits or making pillowcases!&nbsp; Let the Bernina Educator guide you through the techniques while creating a Lab Workbook containing stitch samples in a variety of the fabric and thread types featuring 4-thread, 3-thread and 2-thread techniques. You'll gain hands on experience in Overlocker features, Seaming techniques, Rolled Hem techniques, and Decorative Thread Applications. &nbsp; Your comments and feedback will go into development of future Overlocker products at Bernina International!</span><br /><br /><span>Using a serger/overlocker on your sewing projects is not only fun, it can save time while providing a professional and durable finish to your sewn work!</span><br /><br />September 19, 9:30-12:30 or 2pm-5pm. &nbsp;$25 per person. &nbsp;Call 651-429-1039. &nbsp;Space is limited. Sign-up Day for Fall Classes 9/9. <span><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Here's our tested and perfected registration process! We try to make it as fun and fair as possible.</span><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">&nbsp;</span><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Starting at 7 AM, Bob is at the store to hand out numbers to anyone who shows up. &nbsp;He's always got a smile for you!&nbsp;</span><br />&nbsp;<img class="img-responsive" src="" alt="" width="100" height="100" align="" /><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">After you pick up a number, you don't have to stay put. &nbsp;You can go to a nearby cafe or bakery for coffee, breakfast, or a chance to catch up on the news. &nbsp;The shop doors officially open at 8 AM, and we have the coffee ready and something from the bakery, too! &nbsp;Starting at 8:30, announcements are made and sign up begins with the #1 ticket holder.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Registrations can also be dropped off, mailed or called in or emailed prior to 9/9. They&nbsp;will be entered in the order received into the class log as soon as possible after those who register in-person are finished.&nbsp; You will be contacted by phone to confirm your place in class and arrange payment.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Whether registering in-person, or by any other means, when payment is received you will receive the Materials List for the class.&nbsp; Required class materials may be purchased at the store at a 10% discount. &nbsp;If any classes fill up, we will take names for a waiting list. &nbsp;Approximately 1 week prior to the class start date, we will verify that class members have paid for class. &nbsp;If a spot opens up, we will go to the names on the Wait List. &nbsp;</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Sometimes, life happens and a customer needs to cancel a class that they paid for. &nbsp;If we are notified at least 1 week prior to the class, the customer will receive a store credit. &nbsp;If we are notified less than 1 week before class, we cannot issue a credit. &nbsp;If your plans change, whether you have paid for a class or not, please notify us as soon as possible. &nbsp;Someone on that Wait List will be glad you did!</span><br /><br /><span style="font-size: 12pt;">Please contact us (651-429-1039) for any questions. &nbsp;We love to provide good class experiences for anyone interested, and it starts with registration, so&nbsp;we want that to work for you, too.</span></span> Friday is deal day! 20% off sale fabrics! (Some Fridays excluded, check calendar.)