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Umbrella-making fun at Sunshine Quilt Corner in Newport News, Virginia.

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Sunshine Quilt Corner (LLC) in Newport News, Virginia
Shared their umbrella pictures from their class on July 24, 2020
They said that they had a great time, too!

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Another fun Umbrella Joan class

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Great Umbrella making class at Quality Sewing of Everett!

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Umbrella Joan hopes that everyone enjoys a merry Christmas !

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Merry Christmas ! THE HISTORY OF UMBRELLA JOAN'S 'MY LITTLE WORLD'  Sewing has been my passion since my grandmother handed me my first needle and thread. I find it enjoyable and challenging to see how many beautiful things can be made from a simple piece of fabric.My first umbrella pattern came through chance encounters with beautiful umbrellas that I deemed too pricey. After many months, and encouragement from a friend, I designed my own pattern that still works very well. Since then, I have continued to design patterns for different kinds of umbrella frames and fabrics. 25 years later, we are a...

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Georgia Parasol, 35-Inch Pattern and Frame

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Umbrella Joan is pleased to introduce our new Georgia Parasol Pattern and matching Georgia Parasol Frame.

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Battenberg Lace Parasol, completely assembled

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Umbrella Joan is pleased to introduce our new Battenberg Lace Parasol. The parasol has a white lace top, hardwood handle, and hardwood cap. This lovely white parasol is delightful as-is, or can serve as the basis for more elaborate custom parasol projects. 

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