Events & News
The Sewing House 2019 Panel Challenge
Purchase a Panel. Make a Project. Win Prizes.
Panel must be purchased from current Sewing House stock.
Purchase a panel to receive your entry form.
Deadline - Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 3 PM.
Projects must be finished, bound, labeled on the back and submitted to The Sewing House by Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019 at 3 PM.
Children, Patriotic, Men/Outdoors, Women/Floral, Animal, Christmas and
Best of Show.
Customer Viewer's Choice Voting will begin on Monday, Nov. 25, at 10 AM and end on Saturday, Dec. 14, at 3 PM. Customers will vote for one project in each category and best in show. One ballot allowed per customer per visit.
Winners will be announce on Monday, December 16, 2019 before 5 PM.
1st Place Prize per Category - $20 Store Gift Certificate.
Best of Show - $40 Store Gift Certificate.
Remember that panels along with all other fabric, notions and sewing supplies are 15% off during the Sweet Creations Shop Hop, September 12-14. That is this Thursday and Friday 9 to 5, and this Saturday 9 to 3.
Janome Long Arm Quilting Event
Janome Quiltmaker 18
Meet - Learn - Quilt - Eat
Date: Tuesday through Thursday, October 1-3, 2019.
Event Fee: $50, Lunch is included. $25 store coupon given out at the end of class.
Event Registration: Sign up by coming to the store or sign up by snail mail. Send your event fee to The Sewing House, 220 E. Main Street, Ottumwa, IA 52501. Please choose the class on Tuesday or Wednesday and include your name, address, phone, and email address.
Purchase the Janome Quiltmaker 18 or Janome Quiltmaker 16 at The Sewing House prior to the event and this event is free.
Choose Tuesday or Wednesday: Tuesday, October 1st, 10 AM through 4 PM.
Wednesday, October 2nd, 10 AM through 4 PM.
Thursday, October 3rd will be free new owner training for those who purchase a Janome Quiltmaker at The Sewing House during or prior to the event.
Instructor: Susan Enderson, Janome EducatorSusan Enderson
Susan is not your average instructor. Her extensive experience includes managing a
number of dealerships and instructing consumers and dealers in the home sewing industry
She is a professional digitizer, quilter, crafter and seamstress specializing in machine
arts. Susan has also authored many articles for different sewing industry magazines
and newsletters as well as having published her own designs and patterns.
Susan is an avid long arm quilting professional as well.
Susan's secret passion is anything artistic. Being a Sulky, Martha Pullen, Nancy
Zieman and Jenny Haskins certified instructor, she brings a unique approach to her
sewing, crafting and teaching.
From sergers to software, from designing for the home to 18 inch dolls, Susan is able
to inspire and motivate students from beginning sewists to advanced professionals.