Calendar

Oct
22
Tue
Begin at the Beginning
Oct 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Sewing notions including measuring rape, thread, rotary cutter

Instructor: Nina Dukette
3 Class sessions
Class 1: October 15
Class 2: October 22
Class 3: November 5

New to quilting? Or just looking for a powerful refresher? Nina teaches the tips and techniques that you’ll need to begin your next project. In three sessions, become familiar with the basic steps of quilt construction, accurate rotary cutting, machine piecing, basting, machine quilting and binding while making a decorative table topper. By the end of the class, you’ll have the confidence to start your own quilt. Class includes discussion of fabric choice and preparation, threads, needles and much more.

Nov
4
Mon
My Time Monday
Nov 4 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Lynn Schantz and Melonie Unger

Hostess: Lynn Schantz

My Time Monday the first Monday of the month except when the store is closed for holidays.

Open Sewing Time at Calico Gals is the best! It’s like a mini-retreat. Come in and work on your own projects. Sign up to spend the day indulging in some dedicated sewing time. Everyone brings a dish to pass and the gals guarantee friendship and fun!

Nov
5
Tue
Begin at the Beginning
Nov 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Sewing notions including measuring rape, thread, rotary cutter

Instructor: Nina Dukette
3 Class sessions
Class 1: October 15
Class 2: October 22
Class 3: November 5

New to quilting? Or just looking for a powerful refresher? Nina teaches the tips and techniques that you’ll need to begin your next project. In three sessions, become familiar with the basic steps of quilt construction, accurate rotary cutting, machine piecing, basting, machine quilting and binding while making a decorative table topper. By the end of the class, you’ll have the confidence to start your own quilt. Class includes discussion of fabric choice and preparation, threads, needles and much more.

Nov
7
Thu
Villa Rosa Lunch Bunch
Nov 7 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Little Jewels quiltWith Lynn Schantz and Melonie Unger

Yes, you can complete a quilt top in one day! “Little Jewels” is a great quilt pattern featuring beautiful, large print fabrics. Of course, you do the piecing and the pressing will be done for you. Plus, you’ll be served a yummy lunch (or dinner) with a side of FUN. That’s what the Lunch Bunch is all about!

Nov
8
Fri
Open Serge
Nov 8 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Serger
With Melissa Morgante

Bring your serger projects to work on, and Melissa will help you adjust stitches or make suggestions to keep you moving. Any brand serger is welcome as long as you can thread it, change the needles, and have a manual. It’s a fun day with serger people!

Villa Rosa Lunch Bunch
Nov 8 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Little Jewels quiltWith Lynn Schantz and Melonie Unger

Yes, you can complete a quilt top in one day! “Little Jewels” is a great quilt pattern featuring beautiful, large print fabrics. Of course, you do the piecing and the pressing will be done for you. Plus, you’ll be served a yummy lunch (or dinner) with a side of FUN. That’s what the Lunch Bunch is all about!

Dec
13
Fri
Open Serge
Dec 13 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Serger
With Melissa Morgante

Bring your serger projects to work on, and Melissa will help you adjust stitches or make suggestions to keep you moving. Any brand serger is welcome as long as you can thread it, change the needles, and have a manual. It’s a fun day with serger people!