Welcome to Thread & Paper Crafts Ltd, located in Salmon Arm, BC

Thread & Paper Crafts Ltd was formerly known as the Sewing Basket. We purchased the Sewing Basket in downtown Salmon Arm in March 2014. In September 2014 we moved to our new location and also changed the store name to Thread & Paper Crafts Ltd.

Our new store is much larger and we have lots of selection! Besides all the fabulous product offerings, we also offer classes for quilting, sewing, knitting, crochet and card making, kids sewing (ages 5 and up), classes on the Longarm machine and more!

Quilting Supplies

We carry a large variety of quilting cottons, flannels, batiks and wide backings.

Knitting Supplies

We carry a large variety of yarns and knitting supplies!

Paper Crafts

Everything you need for scrapbooking and card making!

Classes

We offer many different classes for adults and kids! Check the schedule.

Buy Quilting Kits & More On-Line!

We will ship direct to you from Salmon Arm, BC! Safe and secure. We ship across Canada and the USA for a flat rate of $10.00. Pick up in store also available.

What’s Happening?

    Jan
    20
    Mon
    Machine Embroidery club (winter)
    Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Come and learn how to use your embroidery machine or learn how to use it BETTER. This session we will be making a quilt from an embroidery design. The pattern for the quilt will be supplied, you will need to get the embroidery designs. We will also be trying new techniques each month, which you may or may not try, this is your choice.

    **Purchase a Janome Embroidery machine from Thread & Paper and receive a FREE session of machine embroidery classes**

    Jan
    21
    Tue
    Absolutely Scrappy Club – Winter
    Jan 21 @ 9:30 am – 4:00 pm

    Carol Cooney has a scrappy approach to quilting and shows various options for students to use their stash effectively. Pattens and notes are given each class. Various topics are discussed, such as ways to make it scrappy, storage, using pre-cuts etc.) After the lesson, students work on whatever projects they wish and Carol gives individual attention throughout the day.  3 classes  $75, or $30 for a single class, but must register first

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    Jan
    22
    Wed
    Machine Servicing / Repair and Scissor Sharpening
    Jan 22 all-day

    Machine Repair is done in-store, machines can be dropped off anytime and will be serviced on the next service day. You do not need an appointment, just bring your machine in anytime.

    Basic Sewing machine service $90

    Electronic Sewing Machine Service $100

    Serger Service $100

    Embroidery Machine Service $110

    Scissor sharpening $5

    Spring Loaded scissor sharpening $7.50

    Adult Beginner School of Sewing – daytime
    Jan 22 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm

    This class is for people who have limited sewing knowledge and want to learn more in depth projects. Over eight 2.5 hour sessions we will cover the anatomy of a sewing machine, types of presser feet, reading a pattern, rotary cutting, pressing / ironing, using interfacing, and different sewing techniques such as ruffling, pleats, and putting in a zipper – all while making 8 fun useful things to keep for yourself or give as gifts. There is home work for this class.

    Wednesdays 9:30-12:00 Jan 15-Mar 4

    The cost is $170, sign up before Jan 5 and pay only $153

    Teacher: Ericka Birkett

    This class teaches beginner sewing skills but you MUST know how to use your sewing machine, if you do not know how, let us know before hand and we can schedule a lesson for you before the class starts.

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    Adult Beginner School of Sewing – evening
    Jan 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

    This class is for people who have limited sewing knowledge and want to learn more in depth projects. Over eight 2.5 hour sessions we will cover the anatomy of a sewing machine, types of presser feet, reading a pattern, rotary cutting, pressing / ironing, using interfacing, and different sewing techniques such as ruffling, pleats, and putting in a zipper – all while making 8 fun useful things to keep for yourself or give as gifts. There is home work for this class.

    Wednesdays 6:30-8:00pm Jan 15-Mar 4

    The cost is $170, sign up before Jan 5 and pay only $153

    Teacher: Ericka Birkett

    This class teaches beginner sewing skills but you MUST know how to use your sewing machine, if you do not know how, let us know before hand and we can schedule a lesson for you before the class starts.

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    Jan
    24
    Fri
    Whats New?
    Jan 24 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

    Come and see all of the great new product that we picked up at Quilt Market in Houston. There will be loads of fun new ideas and PRIZES

    No need to sign up, just drop by 🙂

    Jan
    25
    Sat
    A Place for Everything
    Jan 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

    This is a 2 day class, Jan 25th and Feb 8, 10-4. Pattern is extra, but you will get 20% off if you are purchasing it for the class.

    ******please note date change********* the class is Jan 25th and Feb 8th

    Price is $85 or pay before Jan 15, and pay only $80

    Teacher: Lynn Knox

    Intermediate

    NOTE: All cutting & quilting MUST be done before class see supply list for details

    Jan
    26
    Sun
    Donation Quilts
    Jan 26 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

    Drop by and make a quilt to donate to some one in need. Fabric supplied

    Jan
    27
    Mon
    Kids Pillow Case
    Jan 27 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

    Learn how to make a pillow case for your very own bed, or maybe for a friend for their birthday.

    This is a class for all age, but under 7 must bring an adult helper. Landon will be helping with this class, he is 11 years old and has done lots of sewing, it is great to have a boy helper to encourage other boys to sew.

    Monday Jan 27th 3:30-5:30 $18

    Please stop in or call ahead to book a spot if possible

    Teacher: Ericka Birkett / Landon Birkett

    There is no need to arrive more than five minutes early 🙂

     

    Jan
    28
    Tue
    Carolyns Cards
    Jan 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

    Join Carolyn each month as she helps you create unique cards, classes are 2.5 hours, the cost is $25 and includes a kit. Pay 10 days in advance and the price will be $22.50. Bring something along to share with the group – a card you’ve made, an idea you saw on pinterest or in a magazine, or a scrap book page  – anything to inspire our creativity.

     

     

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