Classes and Clubs at Calico Gals

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Class and Club Calendar

Jul
22
Sat
Free Motion Machine Quilting
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Free motion quilting samples

Instructor: Candy Tucker
2 Class Sessions:
Class 1: July 1
Class 2: July 22

This class will take the scary out of machine quilting! Learn to quilt using your walking foot and free motion foot. Make a sample book of quilting patterns so next time you are ready to make a quilt, simply open your sample book and choose from the quilting patterns you learned to do. With Candy’s encouragement, you will have fun and explore your inner artist. Be surprised at what you can do!

Aug
21
Mon
Garden Club Sew-In
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

Calling all current or former Garden Walk members! Here is your chance to get caught up. Nina will review any techniques that you may need reviewed. Keep going on your beautiful Garden Walk quilt!

Sep
11
Mon
Destiny Embroidery Club
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Destiny sewing machine
Instructor: Nina Dukette

The most beautiful sewing and embroidery machine in the Baby Lock line up can do the most beautiful things! Learn something new each month and use your machine to the max.

Oct
23
Mon
Garden Walk
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

3 class sessions:
Class 1: October 23
Class 2: November 27
Class 3: December 18

New Garden Walk series beginning this fall! Join Nina for a wonderful 6 month series that’s all the buzz at Calico Gals. These three deep-dive classes will help you get to know your machine like nobody’s business. Learn the ins and out of bobbinwork, fringe foot, wing needle, couching, sewing in circles, twin needles, ruffler, mini piping and much more. There are so many new things to learn—piecing is just the beginning.

Nov
20
Mon
Garden Walk
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

3 class sessions:
Class 1: October 23
Class 2: November 27
Class 3: December 18

New Garden Walk series beginning this fall! Join Nina for a wonderful 6 month series that’s all the buzz at Calico Gals. These three deep-dive classes will help you get to know your machine like nobody’s business. Learn the ins and out of bobbinwork, fringe foot, wing needle, couching, sewing in circles, twin needles, ruffler, mini piping and much more. There are so many new things to learn—piecing is just the beginning.

Dec
18
Mon
Garden Walk
Dec 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

3 class sessions:
Class 1: October 23
Class 2: November 27
Class 3: December 18

New Garden Walk series beginning this fall! Join Nina for a wonderful 6 month series that’s all the buzz at Calico Gals. These three deep-dive classes will help you get to know your machine like nobody’s business. Learn the ins and out of bobbinwork, fringe foot, wing needle, couching, sewing in circles, twin needles, ruffler, mini piping and much more. There are so many new things to learn—piecing is just the beginning.

BOMs & Swaps

QUILTmania 2017 Mystery Quilt

Calico Gals is one of only four shops in the United States honored to offer the QUILTmania 2017 Mystery quilt. Begins shipping in February.

  • Quilt pattern by Michelle Yeo
  • Fabrics from the Torrington Place Collection by Penny Rose for Riley Blake Designs
  • $99.95 plus shipping and handling include first and last months
  • $49.95 per month plus shipping and handling
  • Mystery patterns will be available in the bi-monthly QUILTmania magazine

Flying South quilt

Flying South BOM
Play along February through June. Just $7.50 per month includes:

  • 5 months
  • 8 Chubby 16ths of exclusive new batik prints
  • Choose your favorites each month
  • Directions for the Flying South block
  • Quarterly Sew-In day
  • Months 2–5 include an alternate block pattern using the same shapes
  • $15 ($40 for precut version) registration fee covers your first and last month

Journeys End quilt

Journey’s End BOM

  • 6 months
  • Build your houses in the first 5 months; create the scrappy border in the 6th
  • Generous 66-1/2″ x 66-1/2″ quilt
  • $32 per month includes patterns, fabrics, and binding
  • $64 registration fee includes first and last months

U Swappin quilt

U Swappin’?

  • 8 easy blocks a month for 6 months
  • Bring them in by the 1st and Lynn will swap them out for pick up on the 15th
  • First blocks due February 1st
  • $15 for the entire 6 months, includes pattern
  • Double swap or both swaps for $25
  • Batiks: Any bright jewel tones for color and cream batik for background
  • Cottage: Any bright small print for color and white-on-white background (no cream please)

Bird Walk block of the month quilt

Bird Walk BOM
Hostess: Christy Blume
Includes:

  • 12 months
  • Detailed pattern
  • Batik fabric for quilt top
  • Pick up or mail order
  • Quarterly Sew-In day
  • $25 per month
  • $50 registration fee covers first and last months of the club

Star Spangled Liberty block of the month quilt

Star Spangled Liberty
Hostess: Jen Cantrell
Includes:

  • 9 months
  • Detailed pattern
  • Fabric for quilt top
  • Options for appliqué or pieced center row
  • Pick-up or mail-order
  • Quarterly Sew-In day
  • $25 per month
  • $50 registration to cover first and last months of the club

Snow Friends Wool and Cotton block of the month

Snow Friends: A Wool and Cotton BOM
Hostess: Melonie Unger
Includes:

  • One snowman design for 6 months and a month for details and assembly
  • Detailed pattern
  • Fabric for quilt top includes wool and cotton
  • Options for appliqué or pieced center row
  • Pick-up or mail-order
  • $25 per month
  • $50 registration to cover first and last months of the club

Freedom Bound Block of the Month quilt

Freedom Bound BOM
Hostess: Rosanne Brown
Includes:

Store Hours

Monday–Saturday
10:00 am–5:00 pm
Sunday
12:00–4:00 PM

Open evenings during scheduled classes.

Closed On

Tuesday, July 4
Sunday, September 3 & Monday, September 4

Store Address

Calico Gals

3906 New Court Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13206

Contact Us

Phone: 315-445-0617
Email: store@calicogals.com

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Jul
22
Sat
Free Motion Machine Quilting
Jul 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Free motion quilting samples

Instructor: Candy Tucker
2 Class Sessions:
Class 1: July 1
Class 2: July 22

This class will take the scary out of machine quilting! Learn to quilt using your walking foot and free motion foot. Make a sample book of quilting patterns so next time you are ready to make a quilt, simply open your sample book and choose from the quilting patterns you learned to do. With Candy’s encouragement, you will have fun and explore your inner artist. Be surprised at what you can do!

Aug
21
Mon
Garden Club Sew-In
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

Calling all current or former Garden Walk members! Here is your chance to get caught up. Nina will review any techniques that you may need reviewed. Keep going on your beautiful Garden Walk quilt!

Sep
11
Mon
Destiny Embroidery Club
Sep 11 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Destiny sewing machine
Instructor: Nina Dukette

The most beautiful sewing and embroidery machine in the Baby Lock line up can do the most beautiful things! Learn something new each month and use your machine to the max.

Oct
23
Mon
Garden Walk
Oct 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

3 class sessions:
Class 1: October 23
Class 2: November 27
Class 3: December 18

New Garden Walk series beginning this fall! Join Nina for a wonderful 6 month series that’s all the buzz at Calico Gals. These three deep-dive classes will help you get to know your machine like nobody’s business. Learn the ins and out of bobbinwork, fringe foot, wing needle, couching, sewing in circles, twin needles, ruffler, mini piping and much more. There are so many new things to learn—piecing is just the beginning.

Nov
20
Mon
Garden Walk
Nov 20 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

3 class sessions:
Class 1: October 23
Class 2: November 27
Class 3: December 18

New Garden Walk series beginning this fall! Join Nina for a wonderful 6 month series that’s all the buzz at Calico Gals. These three deep-dive classes will help you get to know your machine like nobody’s business. Learn the ins and out of bobbinwork, fringe foot, wing needle, couching, sewing in circles, twin needles, ruffler, mini piping and much more. There are so many new things to learn—piecing is just the beginning.

Dec
18
Mon
Garden Walk
Dec 18 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Garden Walk quilt
Hostess: Nina Dukette

3 class sessions:
Class 1: October 23
Class 2: November 27
Class 3: December 18

New Garden Walk series beginning this fall! Join Nina for a wonderful 6 month series that’s all the buzz at Calico Gals. These three deep-dive classes will help you get to know your machine like nobody’s business. Learn the ins and out of bobbinwork, fringe foot, wing needle, couching, sewing in circles, twin needles, ruffler, mini piping and much more. There are so many new things to learn—piecing is just the beginning.