Sunday, October 20, 2013

October Events

Come and visit - see all our new canvases
approximately 200
(next email will include photos)
Dead Battery Collection
As a convenience and so that you do not just throw your dead batteries in the trash we have a collection box in the lobby for your dead batteries.  We will do our part to make it easier and protect the environment by making one trip to get rid of them properly.
Food Drive
Once again it is time to help the Food Bank at OASIS.  Donate 15 food items such as canned vegetables, jars of peanutbutter or boxes of pasta and receive a Free Stitch and Chat.  You may do this as often as you like in the month of October.

Small Business Saturday
Remember to sign up for Small Business Saturday this year thru American Express.  It is being held on Saturday, November 30th.
Beginner Stitch and Chat
  We will be holding a Beginner Stitch and Chat every Tuesday morning from
10AM - 12PM.  Come bring you project and prefect you Basket Weave Stitching.  Beginners are allowed at all stitch and chats however they asked for this special time.
Store and Stitch and Chat Hours
Open Tuesday 10AM - 4Pm  S&C 12:30 - 2:30Pm
Open Wednesday 10AM - 4PM
Open Thursday 10AM - 7PM S&C 12:30 - 2:30PM
Open Friday 10AM - 4PM S&C 10:30AM - 12:30PM
Open Saturday 10AM - 2PM S&C 10AM - 12PM
Closed Sundays & Mondays

Book Club
Book Club is starting to take off with more people joining our dicsussions.  Please drop in!
Ocotber 23rd from 1 - 3PM we will be discussing 
The Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes.

Bargello Class
Sally will be teaching her Bargello Class on
Sunday, October 27th from 9AM - 12PM. 
It is not too late to sign up.

Canvas Embellishments Class taught by Tony Minieri
It will be held on April 4th - 6th, 2014.
The class is limited to 16 people and 9 have already signed up so if you are interested please let us know ASAP.
Canvases are due no later than January 1st and must be purchased at Ridgewood Needlepoint
There is a non-refundable registration fee of $100 to be applied to the total cost of the class.
 Canvases must be purchased from Ridgewood Needlepoint
After the submission of your canvas for Tony’s class, the registration fee will be non-refundable or transferrable and you will be responsible for the purchase of the stitch guide written for your canvas.
You will be responsible for paying for the following:
Class $375
Canvas, threads and stitch guide (threads will be pulled and waiting for you on the first day of class)
For class you will be required to bring your own supplies such as scissors, laying tool, magnifying equipment as well as your own stand whether it is a floor or table stand.
 Please indicate if you do not want any beads or ribbons!  Everyone will be expected to use a laying tool.

Little Black Dress Class
$130 plus kitted canvas

Saturdays from 2 - 5PM
Session 1 11/16, 12/14 & 1/11
Session 2 1/11, 2/8 & 3/15
(January 11th will be worked out once we have a head count for each session)
When signing up PLEASE mention what Session you want
Ghosting is an option!
The Dazzling Delights Beading , Sequins and More Class
will be held in three parts and held on the following dates:  
Saturday, November 9th     2 – 5 PM
Saturday, November 23rd 2 – 5PM
Saturday, December 7th     2 – 5PM
(This final class date is subject to change)

The cost of this class is $185.

Materials for the beading classes that students we be required to have are scissors and Tacky Bob or EZ Beader.

No Theme Stitching Party Date   (mark the date)Sunday, December 15th     10AM – 4PM