Make 'N Take Projects (APRIL 2017)

Join us every Saturday in April from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. You'll be making some super cool (and easy) DIY! No registration required. All supplies included. No experience needed.
Sat. April 29: "Grace" vinyl to 5"x8" wood board ($10)

Make and Take projects in April




American Hero Quilts >> CONTEST

Ben Franklin will be accepting finished quilts and quilt tops through the month of June. They will be displayed throughout the store during the month of July for public judging by our customers. In August at our Saturday Sampler meeting (8/5 @ 8:00 am), three winners will be announced.
• 1st Place in voting, $75 gift certificate.
• 2nd Place in voting, $50 gift certificate.
• 3rd Place in voting, $25 gift certificate
• One (1) $25 gift certificate will be by random drawing from the pool of voters.

You may turn quilt tops in the Fabric Department at any time during June. You may submit as many quilts and quilt tops as you would like. All entries MUST be submitted no later than 5:00 pm Fri, June 30, 2017. Please see the PDF pamphlet for the specifications on the quilts.

After the contest is over, Ben Franklin is pairing up with American Hero Quilts, right here in Washington State, to send as many quilts as possible to Madigan Army Medical Hospital at Fort Lewis and to their new long-term care facility, the Warrior Transition Center. They have distributed over 23,000 quilts! You can visit their website for more information: www.americanheroquilts.com


American Hero Quilts >> WORKSHOP

Sat. April 29 from 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Register now! Fee: FREE >> register to save your spot. We have limited space for the event.

Join us for a quilting workshop for a great cause! Work on the quilt(s) that you will donate to the American Hero Quilts foundation which will be distributed to our wounded service men and women. Make sure to enter it also in our CONTEST mentioned above.

American Hero Quilts




12-Hour CROP >> for National Scrapbook Day

Sat. May 6 from 10:00 am to 10:00 pm Register now!

We'll be giving away more than $1,000 in prizes! Drawings happen every half hour. Extra tickets are given for each card or page completed. It's 12 hours of cropping, fun and prizes. Learn more.

12-Hour CROP for National Scrapbook Day





Beauty, Beads & Brunch

Sun. May 7 from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
$40 per person. Includes 2 projects & supplies and a delicious brunch. Great crafting time for Mother/Daughter, Friends, or Sisters! >> Make a beautiful chain link NECKLACE and your very own BATH BOMB and enjoy a nice BRUNCH! You can register at the store, over the phone at 360-794-6745 ext. 0 or online HERE.

Beauty, Beads & Brunch event





NEW Canvas & Chocolate Painting Party

Fee: $35 plus purchase your choice of canvas. All other supplies included. It's fun and easy to learn painting with acrylics on canvas and enjoy chocolate while painting with step-by-step directions from our Certified Instructor: Carol Elsip.

Fri. May 19 from 5:00 - 7:00 pm. Register now!

Canvas and Chocolate Painting Party - May 19





Summer Craft Camp Ages 6-12

Mon. July 10 - Fri. July 14 from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
To register, call us at 360-794-6745 ext. 0, or visit our website for easy online registration

$80.00 for the week or $20.00 per day. Kids will make 2 crafts per day. They will engage with each other, make projects to bring home, enjoy games, music, & eat lunch together. Lunch is not included in fee. Please pack a lunch for them.

Summer Craft Camp Ages 6-12





Saturday Sampler 2017

QUILT: "Forest Floor" by Wing and a Prayer. The fabric is Tonga Batiks by Timeless Treasures. Approx. 106" square. We meet on the 1st Saturday of every month from 8:00 - 9:30 am. EVERYONE IS WELCOME! Learn more

Saturday Sampler 2017





HELP SUPPORT Carol's Transplant Team!

Carol is in need of a liver transplant surgery and Kim is donating half her liver to Carol. Both these ladies are dear customers and wonderful additions to our community. All donations will be providing assistance with the medical expenses for both ladies. Learn how you can help!

Help us support Carol's Transplant Team!




$25 Bead Gift Card Giveaway - every month!

One name will be drawn on the last Tuesday of each month. No purchase necessary.
Entry forms available in our in-store bead dept. (1 entry per person please)
Gift Card will be valid in the Bead Dept. for 30 days.

Enter to win $25 every month!




12-Hour Crop Event - National Scrapbook Day

Sat. May 6 from 10:00 am - 10:00 pm - Sign me up!
Fee: $10 (receive a $5 coupon at the event) Learn more
- Everybody needs to pre-register for this event so we can prepare. First 48 people to register & pay for this event will have a guaranteed spot upstairs in the classroom.


Late Night Sew

Sat. May 20 from 4:00 - midnight - Sign me up!
Fee: $10 (receive a $5 coupon at the event) Learn more
- Bring your sewing machine and your latest project, and enjoy an evening of sewing.




FREE ACTIVITY GROUPS - everyone is welcome!


FREE - Charity Hooks & Needles

We meet every 2nd Sunday from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm.
Join us for crocheting & knitting adult & child hats, mittens, socks and scarves, blankets and more for charity. Basic crocheting & knitting skills required. Ages 18+. Bring your own supplies.


FREE - Open Sew

We meet every Tuesday from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm.
Bring a sack lunch and enjoy a day of sewing! Catch up on your current project, or start a new one and share ideas with others! No need to register in advance.

FREE - Card Making

Every Thursday from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Each week we will be teaching you how to make a beautiful and unique card featuring some of the latest products and techniques! It's free... so come join in the fun. No registration necessary. No experience needed.


FREE - Yarn Yoga (Knit & Crochet)

(We don't actually practice Yoga. That's just the name of the class)
Every Wednesday from 4:00 - 9:00 pm
- You do not have to register for this workshop. Just come and have fun! Learn more



WIN IT WEDNESDAY - Weekly Facebook Giveaway LEARN MORE
Every Wednesday we will give away a beautiful prize which will be announced on a Facebook post!
To be entered to win, go to our Facebook Page and COMMENT and LIKE the "Win It Wednesday" post! Go to our Facebook page HERE.


Birthday Party Program

Creative Parties for Creative Kids!
2 hours in our large classroom + 1 fun birthday craft = A memorable birthday bash! LEARN MORE
Call our event coordinator for more details and to make your reservation: 360-794-6745 ext. 1107




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