January 18, 2018 @6:00
Open to all. Free
January 25, 2018 @6:30
Join us for a monthly lecture and demonstration of an adorable, seasonal Kimberbell embroidery project. Bring a flashdrive and take the pattern home along with written instructions. $10
February 1 - 28, 2018
Our South Central Wisconsin shop hop celebrates the heart of quilting and women’s heart health! In addition to Shop Hopping you can enter a drawing for a chance to win a gift basket at each shop. There will be prizes for visiting up to ten shops and the opportunity to bid on silent auction items benefitting the American Heart Association. Pick up your passport at any participating store and join in the fun. New this year, MHQ owner Kim Zajicek, also a Registered Dietitian, will offer a free class on heart healthy eating on Thursday, February 15, 10:30 – 11:30. Please join us for information on improving your health, encouragement and recipes! Please call the store to register for this class.
Friday, February 2, 2018
Something's afoot -- a sewing machine foot, that is! You'll make new friends and a mystery throw-sized quilt top in this fun evening! We'll provide dinner, refreshments, and fabric, you can just bring your sewing machine. You will also get private shopping time! Fabric included with several colorways available for the mystery quilt.
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Would you like to know the value of your quilt? Carol Butzke, certified quilt appraiser, will be at Mill House Quilts on Saturday, February 3. Call to schedule a half hour appointment for each quilt you wish to have appraised. You may have it appraised at replacement value or sale value. Carol will provide a written appraisal at the end of each appointment. $50 per appraisal.
Thursday, March 1 to Sunday March 4, 2018
A great get away for sewing and relaxing! You will love the quaint sitting room and full size kitchen. Arrive Thursday afternoon, setup, get organized and enjoy a welcome dinner Thursday evening. Saturday night will be show and tell. Retreat fee includes your room at The Gather (shared with two or three others), Thursday dinner, Friday and Saturday breakfast and lunch, snacks, and Sunday breakfast. Pack your projects and join us. These retreats fill up fast (limited to 12), so reserve your spot today!
Friday, March 2, 2018 From Frustration to Fabulous, 6:00
View and be inspired by beautiful quilts, wall
hangings and other projects that showcase free-motion quilting. Learn how each
project is part of a journey to successful free-motion quilting and gain
valuable information with free-motion tips and tricks.
Saturday March 3, 2018 Beyond Basics-Intermediate Quilting Patterns Workshop, 9:30
For those with some free-motion quilting experience, move beyond stippling and venture into continuous background filler designs. Workshop project is a Half-Lone Star wall-hanging or Radiant Star quilt.
Saturday April 28 and Sunday April 29, 2018 Overnight Shop Hop through Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin
We will visit Quilted Treasures (Rogers, MN), Calico Hutch (Hayward, MN), Quilter's Window (New Hampton, IA), The Quiltmaker's Shoppe (Manchester, IA), Pins 'N' Needles Quilt Shop (St Croix, WI), The Calico Shoppe (Eau Claire, WI), and Quilt Peddler (Fennimore, WI).
Cost is $159 and includes transportation, lodging, meals and snacks. Bus leaves Mill House Quilts at 6:15 on Saturday and returns at 5:30 on Sunday.
April 28-29, 2018
The Modern Stitching Affair is a annual retreat in Madison! This is the second annual. Tickets go on sale June 10, 10 am
September 6-8, 2018
Location: Alliant Energy Center, 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison WI