Jan and/or Shirley Moore Scott offer their skills as Certified Judy Niemeyer instructors in a wide variety of classes and retreats; Lou offers a beginning log cabin class using her "lumber yard"; Pam Raby ffers the ever popular Machine Quilting 1 and MQ Plus designed to help you expand your quilting skills; Cathy Cunningham brings techniques classes to center stage, and she will be coordinating a new opportunity for using the Farm Girl Vintage blocks. Debbie Garvin joins our Director faculty presenting a fusible fun baby quilt/wall hanging, and Nancy Lee Chong visits to present her Two Fabric Appliqué class! We certainly have a lot to celebrate!We celebrate the opportunities for going off-site to Beachcombers Haven for our quilting retreats: one in November and one in February! AND, we celebrate that we continue to offer the week-long retreat in March for our extensive Totally Techniques classes. This is an outstanding venue and time line for completing each of the components of either Glacier Star, Mariner’s Compass, Paradise in Blooms or the brand-new-in-January 2017: Vintage Rose.A sweet celebration sets the stage for Michael McCormick to share his new publication My Baby Brother and the whimsical Bambini Fabrics that were released this summer. Michael will be on location September 17 from 11:00am to 4:00pm to sign books and share his own adventures with Gabby. There will be treats & door prizes as well. Do come share some time with Michael & all of us. We’re looking forward to having him here.There are several series classes offered: Second Sunday Sew Down continues through the year. It’s great fun to share Sunday afternoons with you as we work on our own projects. This is the place to be on Second Sunday afternoons! We bring a treat to share and sew, sew, sew!