Pins & Needles NG Page

Pins & Needles is led by Lorraine PotterFor more information or to be added to the P&N NG Member email list please contact her.  Meetings are on the 1st Saturday of every month from 10:00 until 2:00. Bring your machines, lunch and project supplies to the Manatee County Central (Main) Library located at 1301 Barcarrota Blvd West in Bradenton.

 

2019 Charity Projects are: Making monthly post-op pillows for the Manatee Hospital Breast Care Unit and making & filling gift bags for Hope Family Services.


We will meet at South Manatee Library at 10 AM which is located at: 

You will need to bring:
  • Three sewing notions/fat quarters for our game
  • The supplies listed below for our Christmas Ornament
  • A Dish to Pass and Serving Spoon/Fork, etc
  • Your own table service (Plate(s), silverware, cup placemat, napkin 
  • Your merry disposition
This year we are going to make a Not Sew Quilted Christmas ornament.  Supplies needed for this project are:  
  • 3" Styrofoam Ball
  • 300 dress pins  short about 1 inch.  (Kathy Pell has some for anyone's use)
  • Glue Gun to fasten your ribbons (optional we have a few of them also)
  • 8 - 21/2 inch squares as you focal point
  • 16 - 21/2 inch squares for your second Layer and 
  • 16 2 1/2 squares for your third layer


The dates of our meetings in 2020 are listed below.  We need ideas for projects which we can discuss at our next meeting:
 
Pins and Needles Mtg Date 2020 Activity Project Leader
Saturday, January 4, 2020 Making Chenille Fabric Kathy P
Saturday, February 1, 2020    
Saturday, March 21, 2020    
Saturday, April 4, 2020    
Saturday, May 2, 2020    
Saturday, June 6, 2020    
Saturday, July 4, 2020 No Meeting Due to Holiday  
Saturday, August 1, 2020    
Saturday, September 5, 2020    
Saturday, October 3, 2020    
Saturday, November 7, 2020    
Saturday, December 5, 2020    

Happy Sewing everyone.  See you on the 7th.  
-- 
Lorraine
Dec 7: Fill Ditty Bags

Dec 14: Holiday Party with CSS at Library on 26th Street

Keep in mind you will need to bring 3 items to pass for the LRC game. Fabric, notion or anything sewing related.

If you have any questions on this supply list don't ask me. I made one but it was many years ago and my memory is not that great. Contact Paulette or Kathy.

This year we are going to make a Not Sew Quilted Christmas ornament.  Supplies for this event are:

3" Styrofoam Ball
Three colors all 2 1/2 inches wide by with of fabric
Ribbon (we will have some in for anyone's use)
300 dress pins  short about 1 inch.  (Kathy Pell has some for anyone's use)
Glue Gun to fasten your ribbons (optional we have a few of them also)

You will need 8 - 21/2 inch squares as you focal point
You will need 16 - 21/2 inch squares for your second and third layers

This project will take two weeks to pick out fabric and
1 hour to make the ornament.

Jan 4: Making chenille fabric with Kathy P

MAPS and Directions to Pins & Needles Meetings

(We meet at the Central Manatee Library)