Mosaic Tile Workshop
Wednesday, May 3 - 1-4pm
$45 (half price for Byrne's Bees!) plus kit fee
This is a fun no sew workshop that imitates the ancient art of mosaics, inspired by Cheryl Lynch's trip to Israel. Learn how to create a mosaic picture from small pre-cut pieces of lots of colored fabric, using a technique that Cheryl has developed to simplify the process. Pick one of the available patterns, in class, that will finish to measure 9"x 12", and then can be bordered to your preference. Bring tweezers and a sharp small scissors to use with a provided kit. Bonus…Sign up for this class and join us Wednesday morning at Cheryl's Byrnes Bees lecture at 10 for free! Light lunch included!!!
Floriani Software Gala
Friday or Saturday, May 5 or 6 - 10-5pm
One day price - $39.95
The Floriani Event you will NOT want to miss! For the first time, Floriani is offering “Hands- On” software training! If you have Software you will definitely want to attend, if you do not have Floriani software you won’t want to miss the wonderful tips, tricks and expertise shared that will help your software or help you decide if you need/want Floriani software! This one day “Hands-On” software class will get you on your way to beautiful editing and creations. Our morning class will teach basic button pushing, editing, appliqué and more. Our afternoon session will be more involved where we will explore tools for digitizing, advanced editing and more! Like what you see? Purchase software during the class and receive your class fee as a credit towards your purchase!
Girls' Night Out!
Friday, June 2 - 6-12 midnight
$15 (includes a light supper!)
Yup… We love Jenny, too! Join us for a fun night out. Bring your machine and a project and kick back and relax. We'll be working on Jenny's Grand Adventures quilt, and we'll do a mini tutorial if anyone is interested, but feel free to work on whatever you like. This evening is all about fun, so join us to get some sewing done, enjoy a light supper and snacks and basically just hang out with friends! Be there or be square! Feel free to bring a snack or dessert to share!
Migrating Geese Workshop
Wednesday, June 7 - 1-4pm
$45 (half price for Byrne's Bees!)
Learn a great technique for making pieced border strips, modern strip quilt, etc. Michelle Hiatt will be showing us how to construct a great looking pieced strip that can be used for borders or rows. This difficult looking design is actually made from a technique developed more than 20+ years ago by Georgia Bonesteel, and made simple with Deb Tucker’s fabulous technique. It is constructed from squares and uses precision machine piecework. In class you'll be working on making a sample row or two to become familiar with the process and then see a number of samples for future project planning. Hints and tips to help improve the required precision piecing techniques will be addressed and shared as well as steps for how to adapt the border to numerous other size options. So, join us for an afternoon of fun! Bonus…Sign up for this class and join us Wednesday morning at Michelle's Byrnes Bees lecture at 10 for free! Light lunch included!!!
On the Go with Row by Row!
How about this… A shop hop with no fees, no passports and all summer to play? Simply visit any of the participating shops and receive a free pattern for a row in a quilt. Combine your rows in any way to create a unique quilt that represents the fun you had traveling throughout the summer. Travel with friends, discover new quilt shops and have fun collecting rows! Travel and collect rows: June 21-September 5!
Prizes, collectibles and more fun!
Create a quilt using at least 8 different rows and be the first to bring it into a participating shop to win a stack of 25 fat quarters (6-1/4 yards of fabric!). Use that shop's row in your quilt and win a bonus prize! Bring in completed quilt for prize: June 21- October 31!
Fall in Love with Floriani - All Over Again!
Friday or Saturday plus bonus day Sunday, June 23-25 - 10-5pm
$49.95 for both days!
Unique quilting & embroidery projects are not only possible but also enjoyable when you have the right creative information! You will learn secrets to proper stabilization and thread choices, how to choose designs based on how they will affect your garments, stress-free techniques for hooping and eliminating puckering, how to choose the right needle for stitch and garment type, and how to have fun in your sewing room with perfect results! Regardless of what brand of machine you own, the Tips, Tricks and Techniques you learn at this event will inspire you, reinvigorate your interest and enhance your enjoyment of your hobby! All students receive a FREE Gift valued at over $499!
Watch for our 4th of July Sale Email!
Our Biggest Sale of the Year!
You Snooze... You Lose!!!
Byrne's Christmas in July
Wednesday, July 5th through Monday, July 31
Demos Wednesdays 10am and 6pm (beginning July 12th!)
Join us for our Christmas in July event and get a jump start on your holiday projects! Sometimes we all need a jumpstart and we'll have lots to inspire you… Trunk shows, workshops, free giveaways and of course, our "Everything Christmas" sale! A great selection of Christmas fabric, patterns and project ideas means lots of fun projects for you to start… and finish in time to relax and enjoy the holidays!
Wednesday is Demo Day!!! Join us for a new demo each week! Wednesdays in July 10am & 6pm beginning July 12th. FREE!!!