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Sharynn's Quilt Box

April 29th, 2014 Newsletter

Whoa – April 29 already! Time slips by so fast! Hope everyone is enjoying the Spring weather (minus storms) and all the beautiful green grass and flowers! What a nice change! Sunshine is definitely good for the soul!
Sharynn’s Quilt Box continues to be closed on Sunday’s and Monday’s.  We are open Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

For your shopping pleasure and convenience:

It’s Here! The all new Horizon Memory Craft 15000. If you haven’t had an opportunity to come in and “test drive” the MC15000, you owe it to yourself to do so. This machine has so much to offer and is so fun and exciting – we don’t want to do anything but sit and embroider and sew! 
The MC15000 has the following features and more:
Creative:     Hundreds of new built-in designs, including Designer exclusives.
Fast:           Double the processing speed.
Smart:        iPad connectivity with AcuEdit and AcuMonitor apps PLUS wireless communication to your laptop or PC.
Easy:           New automatic needle threader and more.
Clear:         The largest, most vivid touch screen available.
For a limited time, receive an iPad with the purchase of a MC15000!
Stop by today to see this wonderful machine and all it has to offer!

We have lots of new batiks - be sure and stop by and browse the batik section!  WARNING – they are different, gorgeous and very addictive!!!
We are continuing to get new shipments of fabric, so be sure and watch the newsletters for announcements and preview pictures of each line.

Kid’s Club

Kids Club is finished until Fall – watch future newsletters for announcement on date and time it will resume.

Sharynn’s Stitching Friends.  The next meeting will be Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 9:00 am.   Be sure and bring Show and Tell.

Beth Steiner is having regular Wednesday workshops from 3:30-5. These are designed for working on 4-H projects with Beth here to share her expertise and knowledge. The sessions will be held every Wednesday until fair-time. 

NOTE: Pre-registration and signup are required for each session. Supply lists will be provided when participants sign up.
Put Your Best Foot Forward

Rose is once again holding classes that demonstrate how to use the different feet for our sewing machines. The April 17 class has been moved to Thursday, May 8 from 5:00-6:30 pm. She will be showing us how to use the ribbon and sequin feet.

The next session for the Kansas Troubles BOM will be Tuesday, May 6, from 1-3 pm. The BOM meets the second Tuesday of each month, for 6 months, ending in August. 

NOTE: BOM Participants - The Kansas Troubles fabric line will be available for purchase at the May session. If you want additional fabrics for your quilt, please plan on getting them after the session.  After our May session, we will be putting the fabrics out on the floor for sale.

Quilted Spring Jacket - Using a simple sweatshirt and fabrics of your choice, Cathy Tscheulin will guide you through making a delightful and fun spring jacket. This class is a two-session class and we will offer an afternoon and evening class if we have enough interest. The afternoon classes will be on Tuesday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 27 from 1-3:30 p.m. The evening classes will be on Tuesday, May 20 and Tuesday, May 27 from 5:7:30 p.m. To sign-up or for more information, call or stop by the shop.
Handi Quilter Classes

On Saturday, June 7, Sharynn's Quilt Box will be offering Handi Quilter Classes.  There will be two classes:

Art N Stitch from 10am - 12noon
Pro Stitcher from 1-3pm

You can attend both classes or choose just one.  The fee for all day (both classes) is $50.  If you prefer to only attend one class, the fee is $35. Call or stop by the shop to sign up for these classes.

Harriet Carpanini will be the instructor for these sessions.
ORIGINAL SEWING & QUILT EXPO May 29-31, 2014 in Indianapolis, IN
          Indianapolis Marriott East
          7202 East 21st St.
          Indianapolis, IN 46219
Exhibit Hall Hours
10am – 6 pm Thurs.-Fri.
1 am – 5:30 pm Sat.
Excitement, inspiration and fun for 3 full days! Sewing, Quilting and Embroidery plus shopping, workshops, trunk shows, make-it take-its, how-to demos, fashion events and quilt displays.
For more information visit or call 800-699-6309
OHIO ONE STOP SHOP HOP – April 25-26, 2014 and October 3-4, 2014
Shop till you drop all in ONE location! Hourly door prizes, information passport, $50 Gift Certificates and finished quilts sale.
Nutter Center
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy #430
Dayton, OH 45435
For more information, visit
SOUTHERN INDIANA SHOP HOP – June 18 – 21, 2014 – be sure and mark these dates on your calendar and reserve time to participate in this hop. Passports are now available for purchase.
SATURDAY SAMPLERS! at the Bartholomew County History Center

Saturday Samplers January – June 2014 – designed for families to learn together. Phone 812-372-3541 or email for registering or more information.
SHARYNN’S FALL RETREAT will be November 21-23, 2014 at Clifty Falls Inn in Madison, IN. A $50 deposit will hold your spot. We are taking reservations now.
HELP make hospital stays as pleasant as possible for chronically ill children. Join ConKerr Cancer (Riley Hospital) in their mission to brighten the lives of sick children in hospitals through homemade pillowcases. Making a pillowcase is easy, rewarding and it can have a positive impact on a child in need. You can help by making a cheerful pillowcase, donate fabric or other sewing materials, or donate funds to help in the purchase of supplies. Sharynn’s Quilt Box is a designated drop off point for finished pillowcases. If you want to participate, drop by today for further details and a free pattern for the pillowcase along with directions on laundering and packaging. If you can’t make a pillowcase and want to help, stop by for information on donating materials and/or money for materials.

Other information
Cancellation Policy – We require that you give a five (5) day notice when canceling a class. If you must cancel a class and give us the required notice, an in-store credit will be given. No credits will be issued for no-shows or anyone failing to give the appropriate notice. If we cancel a class, we will give you an in-store credit or a refund. There is a minimum and maximum class size. Be sure to sign up early for the class you are interested to guarantee a spot for yourself.

We look forward to seeing you in the shop – be sure and take time to stop in, say hello and browse!