Victoria Findlay Wolfe and Sizzix Retreat Recap – 2015


We just loved having Victoria Findlay Wolfe here along with Linda Nitzen from Sizzix for our retreat! It was such a blast and such a wonderful learning experience for all. Jenny even sat down with the retreaters and followed along with Victoria’s class she was so enthralled in it!

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Laid out on the floor is Victoria’s Large Melon Double Wedding Ring Quilt, isn’t it stunning? The colors and fabrics are marvelous together giving this scrappy quilt so much character.

Victoria Class Retreat

Did you know you could have so much fun with a Sizzix Machine? Check out these fun little guys below… All you have to do is let your imagination run wild and adorable creations will come!


Linda, the Sizzix Quilting Manager, presented a quilt challenge to the MSQC employees to create a quilt/ quilted item 50×50 or smaller for a chance to win a Big Shot Pro and several dies! Here is our first place winning team!

Sizzix Challenge Winners

It’s a sore subject with the rest of the staff, (we are a very competitive group) but these lucky winners sure were happy and are enjoying their prize and their win was well deserving! They created an Interactive Children’s Playmat! All of the pieces were cut from Sizzix Dies and can be removed and rearranged on the mat for a super fun time! How fun and clever is that? 🙂

Sizzix Winners Quilt


We were so glad to have these amazing ladies here with us in Hamilton and hope they get to come again soon! Have you ever been to a quilting retreat? Find out about all of our upcoming retreats and events HERE.

This Weekend in Hamilton!


The party is about to start in Hamilton, MO this weekend! We hope you can join! Starting this Thursday, September 24th through Saturday, September 26th MSQC will be hosting a Birthday Bash for it’s 7th birthday! (Can you believe it’s been 7 years already?)


We have lots of fun events planned in town for the celebration and great birthday-themed Daily Deals and other specials online for those of you who can’t make the trip! Be on the lookout for awesome online giveaways as well! Plus, it’s in conjunction with J.C. Penney Days adding bonus fun for the whole family on Saturday! For a full schedule of events click HERE! (A little birdie told me there are even pinatas full of Aurifil thread!) 😉


Missouri Star partnered up with the Magic of Marceline to find Missouri’s Best Grandmothers, and the search is over! There were so many inspiring nominations sent in for this award, it was truly amazing. This Saturday, September 26th, the Magic of Marceline is hosting an awards banquet that several MSQC employees will be attending to honor the Missouri’s Best Grandmothers winner! We loved being a part of this wonderful experience, to learn more about it click HERE!


MSQC Events: Kelly Ashton!

If you are in the Hamilton area, we’d love to host you this weekend for a fun event! Kelly Ashton will be joining us for a demo and book signing Saturday, May 24th!

Learn more about Kelly’s work by visiting her site here!

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If events and classes are your thing, you’ll want to check out our full list of events, including our “Sew with Jenny” classes.