Classes and Clubs at Calico Gals

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Class and Club Calendar

Aug
1
Tue
Add a Quarter Club
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Image of paper pieced star

Hostess: Julie Burger
Foundation Piecers! Have you ever started a project you love and then another pops up, and another, and another? By now you may need a little support to get back to it! Julie has help for you! Come on in, bring your paper piecing projects to work on, share and chat with other piecers and just have fun. Stop in one time or every month.

Broken Daisy Placemats
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Broken Daisy placemats
Instructor: Julie Burger

2 Tuesdays
Class 1: July 11
Class 2: August 1

Here it is—the perfect class to learn foundation piecing! The Broken Daisy Placemats are a fun, easy-to-complete project. Choose your favorite colorway to make these beautiful and unique placemats. Learn to create and assemble the units required and then Julie will share an easy-peasy curved piecing technique to join the units together. These placemats are great for gifts, if you can give them up!

Aug
8
Tue
Glacier Star
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Instructor: Julie Burger
6 Class sessions
Class 1: May 23
Class 2: June 22
Class 3: July 18
Class 4: August 8
Class 5: September 12
Class 6: October 10

$45 each class, $90 registration fee includes first & last class.

Calico Gals is thrilled to offer Judy Niemeyer’s Glacier Star as our Technique of the Month (TOM) Program. You will be thrilled to complete a beautiful Glacial Star quilt in just 6 months! Starting in May, certified instructor Julie Burger teaches a different Judy Niemeyer paper piecing technique each month, leading you to create a glorious quilt! TOM programs incorporate a wide range of techniques to familiarize quilters with paper piecing so they can successfully complete any Judy pattern. Class 1 covers fabrics, tools, organization, cutting papers and fabric, and set up. Join us for this once a month class and and find out just how easy Judy Niemeyer quilts really are! Choice of sizes: 60 x 60 inches or 90 x 90 inches.

Sep
5
Tue
Add a Quarter Club
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Image of paper pieced star

Hostess: Julie Burger
Foundation Piecers! Have you ever started a project you love and then another pops up, and another, and another? By now you may need a little support to get back to it! Julie has help for you! Come on in, bring your paper piecing projects to work on, share and chat with other piecers and just have fun. Stop in one time or every month.

Sep
12
Tue
Glacier Star
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Instructor: Julie Burger
6 Class sessions
Class 1: May 23
Class 2: June 22
Class 3: July 18
Class 4: August 8
Class 5: September 12
Class 6: October 10

$45 each class, $90 registration fee includes first & last class.

Calico Gals is thrilled to offer Judy Niemeyer’s Glacier Star as our Technique of the Month (TOM) Program. You will be thrilled to complete a beautiful Glacial Star quilt in just 6 months! Starting in May, certified instructor Julie Burger teaches a different Judy Niemeyer paper piecing technique each month, leading you to create a glorious quilt! TOM programs incorporate a wide range of techniques to familiarize quilters with paper piecing so they can successfully complete any Judy pattern. Class 1 covers fabrics, tools, organization, cutting papers and fabric, and set up. Join us for this once a month class and and find out just how easy Judy Niemeyer quilts really are! Choice of sizes: 60 x 60 inches or 90 x 90 inches.

Oct
10
Tue
Glacier Star
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Instructor: Julie Burger
6 Class sessions
Class 1: May 23
Class 2: June 22
Class 3: July 18
Class 4: August 8
Class 5: September 12
Class 6: October 10

$45 each class, $90 registration fee includes first & last class.

Calico Gals is thrilled to offer Judy Niemeyer’s Glacier Star as our Technique of the Month (TOM) Program. You will be thrilled to complete a beautiful Glacial Star quilt in just 6 months! Starting in May, certified instructor Julie Burger teaches a different Judy Niemeyer paper piecing technique each month, leading you to create a glorious quilt! TOM programs incorporate a wide range of techniques to familiarize quilters with paper piecing so they can successfully complete any Judy pattern. Class 1 covers fabrics, tools, organization, cutting papers and fabric, and set up. Join us for this once a month class and and find out just how easy Judy Niemeyer quilts really are! Choice of sizes: 60 x 60 inches or 90 x 90 inches.

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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Aug
1
Tue
Add a Quarter Club
Aug 1 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Image of paper pieced star

Hostess: Julie Burger
Foundation Piecers! Have you ever started a project you love and then another pops up, and another, and another? By now you may need a little support to get back to it! Julie has help for you! Come on in, bring your paper piecing projects to work on, share and chat with other piecers and just have fun. Stop in one time or every month.

Broken Daisy Placemats
Aug 1 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Broken Daisy placemats
Instructor: Julie Burger

2 Tuesdays
Class 1: July 11
Class 2: August 1

Here it is—the perfect class to learn foundation piecing! The Broken Daisy Placemats are a fun, easy-to-complete project. Choose your favorite colorway to make these beautiful and unique placemats. Learn to create and assemble the units required and then Julie will share an easy-peasy curved piecing technique to join the units together. These placemats are great for gifts, if you can give them up!

Aug
8
Tue
Glacier Star
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Instructor: Julie Burger
6 Class sessions
Class 1: May 23
Class 2: June 22
Class 3: July 18
Class 4: August 8
Class 5: September 12
Class 6: October 10

$45 each class, $90 registration fee includes first & last class.

Calico Gals is thrilled to offer Judy Niemeyer’s Glacier Star as our Technique of the Month (TOM) Program. You will be thrilled to complete a beautiful Glacial Star quilt in just 6 months! Starting in May, certified instructor Julie Burger teaches a different Judy Niemeyer paper piecing technique each month, leading you to create a glorious quilt! TOM programs incorporate a wide range of techniques to familiarize quilters with paper piecing so they can successfully complete any Judy pattern. Class 1 covers fabrics, tools, organization, cutting papers and fabric, and set up. Join us for this once a month class and and find out just how easy Judy Niemeyer quilts really are! Choice of sizes: 60 x 60 inches or 90 x 90 inches.

Sep
5
Tue
Add a Quarter Club
Sep 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Image of paper pieced star

Hostess: Julie Burger
Foundation Piecers! Have you ever started a project you love and then another pops up, and another, and another? By now you may need a little support to get back to it! Julie has help for you! Come on in, bring your paper piecing projects to work on, share and chat with other piecers and just have fun. Stop in one time or every month.

Sep
12
Tue
Glacier Star
Sep 12 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Instructor: Julie Burger
6 Class sessions
Class 1: May 23
Class 2: June 22
Class 3: July 18
Class 4: August 8
Class 5: September 12
Class 6: October 10

$45 each class, $90 registration fee includes first & last class.

Calico Gals is thrilled to offer Judy Niemeyer’s Glacier Star as our Technique of the Month (TOM) Program. You will be thrilled to complete a beautiful Glacial Star quilt in just 6 months! Starting in May, certified instructor Julie Burger teaches a different Judy Niemeyer paper piecing technique each month, leading you to create a glorious quilt! TOM programs incorporate a wide range of techniques to familiarize quilters with paper piecing so they can successfully complete any Judy pattern. Class 1 covers fabrics, tools, organization, cutting papers and fabric, and set up. Join us for this once a month class and and find out just how easy Judy Niemeyer quilts really are! Choice of sizes: 60 x 60 inches or 90 x 90 inches.

Oct
10
Tue
Glacier Star
Oct 10 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Instructor: Julie Burger
6 Class sessions
Class 1: May 23
Class 2: June 22
Class 3: July 18
Class 4: August 8
Class 5: September 12
Class 6: October 10

$45 each class, $90 registration fee includes first & last class.

Calico Gals is thrilled to offer Judy Niemeyer’s Glacier Star as our Technique of the Month (TOM) Program. You will be thrilled to complete a beautiful Glacial Star quilt in just 6 months! Starting in May, certified instructor Julie Burger teaches a different Judy Niemeyer paper piecing technique each month, leading you to create a glorious quilt! TOM programs incorporate a wide range of techniques to familiarize quilters with paper piecing so they can successfully complete any Judy pattern. Class 1 covers fabrics, tools, organization, cutting papers and fabric, and set up. Join us for this once a month class and and find out just how easy Judy Niemeyer quilts really are! Choice of sizes: 60 x 60 inches or 90 x 90 inches.