Classes and Clubs at Calico Gals

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Class and Club Calendar

Nov
30
Thu
Take Five
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Vill Rose Detour quilt in green and purple
Instructors: Lynn Schantz & Melonie Unger

Villa Rosa Lunch Bunch takes a detour. Make this quick and easy, precut quilt for that special someone for the Holidays! Pick from one of our precut kits or bring in your fabric, ahead of time, and Melonie will cut you a kit. Lynn and Melonie will provide you lunch and of course, do all your ironing. Come for the Fun and Friendship!

Dec
6
Wed
Home Sweet Home Quilt
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Home Sweet Home quilt in brights and pastels
Instructor: Beth Broadway

Prepare for some fun and a boost to your quilting skills in this class that will result in a beautiful wall hanging for yourself or a gift. Beth packed 4 classes CHOCK-FULL of techniques: Machine Appliqué, Dresden Plate, Piecing, and YoYo Appliqué. Make the quilt in rows over a four month period and learn new techniques you will use for a lifetime of quilting. Choose one class or save when you register for all four. This quilt was a winner at the 2017 NY State Fair!

Jan
3
Wed
Home Sweet Home Quilt
Jan 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Home Sweet Home quilt in brights and pastels
Instructor: Beth Broadway

Prepare for some fun and a boost to your quilting skills in this class that will result in a beautiful wall hanging for yourself or a gift. Beth packed 4 classes CHOCK-FULL of techniques: Machine Appliqué, Dresden Plate, Piecing, and YoYo Appliqué. Make the quilt in rows over a four month period and learn new techniques you will use for a lifetime of quilting. Choose one class or save when you register for all four. This quilt was a winner at the 2017 NY State Fair!

Jan
16
Tue
Grandstand Quilt
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Grandstand Quilt with Minnion fabric
Instructor: Jenifer Cantrel

Jen brings us another fun idea for all those panels you love. Create blocks to go around the panel and then nish it up with a border. This quilt is a stunnerand a great way to turn a simple panel into a large quilt. You will never again look at panels in the same way!

Feb
7
Wed
Home Sweet Home Quilt
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Home Sweet Home quilt in brights and pastels
Instructor: Beth Broadway

Prepare for some fun and a boost to your quilting skills in this class that will result in a beautiful wall hanging for yourself or a gift. Beth packed 4 classes CHOCK-FULL of techniques: Machine Appliqué, Dresden Plate, Piecing, and YoYo Appliqué. Make the quilt in rows over a four month period and learn new techniques you will use for a lifetime of quilting. Choose one class or save when you register for all four. This quilt was a winner at the 2017 NY State Fair!

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:

  • Thursday, November 23
  • Sunday, December 24
  • Monday, December 25
  • Sunday, December 31
  • Monday, January 1

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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Nov
30
Thu
Take Five
Nov 30 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Vill Rose Detour quilt in green and purple
Instructors: Lynn Schantz & Melonie Unger

Villa Rosa Lunch Bunch takes a detour. Make this quick and easy, precut quilt for that special someone for the Holidays! Pick from one of our precut kits or bring in your fabric, ahead of time, and Melonie will cut you a kit. Lynn and Melonie will provide you lunch and of course, do all your ironing. Come for the Fun and Friendship!

Dec
6
Wed
Home Sweet Home Quilt
Dec 6 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Home Sweet Home quilt in brights and pastels
Instructor: Beth Broadway

Prepare for some fun and a boost to your quilting skills in this class that will result in a beautiful wall hanging for yourself or a gift. Beth packed 4 classes CHOCK-FULL of techniques: Machine Appliqué, Dresden Plate, Piecing, and YoYo Appliqué. Make the quilt in rows over a four month period and learn new techniques you will use for a lifetime of quilting. Choose one class or save when you register for all four. This quilt was a winner at the 2017 NY State Fair!

Jan
3
Wed
Home Sweet Home Quilt
Jan 3 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Home Sweet Home quilt in brights and pastels
Instructor: Beth Broadway

Prepare for some fun and a boost to your quilting skills in this class that will result in a beautiful wall hanging for yourself or a gift. Beth packed 4 classes CHOCK-FULL of techniques: Machine Appliqué, Dresden Plate, Piecing, and YoYo Appliqué. Make the quilt in rows over a four month period and learn new techniques you will use for a lifetime of quilting. Choose one class or save when you register for all four. This quilt was a winner at the 2017 NY State Fair!

Jan
16
Tue
Grandstand Quilt
Jan 16 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Grandstand Quilt with Minnion fabric
Instructor: Jenifer Cantrel

Jen brings us another fun idea for all those panels you love. Create blocks to go around the panel and then nish it up with a border. This quilt is a stunnerand a great way to turn a simple panel into a large quilt. You will never again look at panels in the same way!

Feb
7
Wed
Home Sweet Home Quilt
Feb 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Home Sweet Home quilt in brights and pastels
Instructor: Beth Broadway

Prepare for some fun and a boost to your quilting skills in this class that will result in a beautiful wall hanging for yourself or a gift. Beth packed 4 classes CHOCK-FULL of techniques: Machine Appliqué, Dresden Plate, Piecing, and YoYo Appliqué. Make the quilt in rows over a four month period and learn new techniques you will use for a lifetime of quilting. Choose one class or save when you register for all four. This quilt was a winner at the 2017 NY State Fair!