Classes and Clubs at Calico Gals

Join the fun by taking a class or joining a club at Calico Gals! Sign up today by calling 315-445-0617.

Class and Club Calendar

Dec
9
Mon
Li’l Something Jacket, Part 2
Dec 9 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Lil Something Jackets in blue and redWith Charles Johns-Lee

Two Class Sessions
December 2
December 9

Need a little something to add to your wardrobe, dressing up those jeans or adding some color to that little black dress? Give the Little Something Jacket a try. It is light and carefree, comfortable and stylish, and can be tailored to fit your silhouette. This is a great project to learn some basic garment construction.!

Dec
10
Tue
Happy Hoopers
Dec 10 @ 10:30 am – 3:30 pm

Happy Hoopers projects in a basketWith Jenifer Cantrell
Bring your embroidery machine and spend the day with Jen—starting, working on, and finishing new projects. The classroom space will be totally dedicated to machine embroidery! Jen will be starting on the new Kimberbell quilt, Make Yourself at Home. You can join her in creating this fun new quilt or work on other machine embroidery creations. Bring your lunch or a dish to share. Get set up and focus all day!

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!

Dec
14
Sat
Accuquilt Sugar Qubes Sampler Club
Dec 14 @ 10:30 am – 1:30 pm
Sugar Qubes quiltWith Karen Cross

New club at Calico Gals! Make all the blocks in a quilt for $25!
Choose the meeting time that works best for you: 10:30, 11:30 or 12:30.

Join Karen on the 2nd Saturday of each month for a mini meeting and how-to for the upcoming block. Receive all the fabric for the block for $5 or… get it for free when you complete and bring in the previous month’s block. $25 registration fee includes your first month. Your choice of three different colorways, too. Attendees must own an Accuquilt system and Qube die set. Any size Qube will work for this project.

Jan
18
Sat
Fireside Quilting Retreat
Jan 18 – Jan 20 all-day

Two comfortable chairs next to a fireplace
With Calico Gals

Cozy up to a quilting retreat with Calico Gals! Join the fun at the beautiful Craftsman Inn in Fayetteville NY. Bring your sewing supplies and spend a warm weekend stitching with your friends. Fee includes your room, five delicious meals, sewing space, and lots of fun extras.

$389 double/$415 single
Save $40 when placing by $100 deposit by November 15, 2019.

BOMs & Swaps

Scrappy Spinners BOM quilt
Scrappy Spinners BOM with Lynn Schantz
The Sassy 12″ Scrappy Spinner blocks are precision cut and ready for you to sew! This is not a dream, it’s for real! Lynn is bringing back the precut Block of the Week.(Hurray!) Stop in each week to pick up your block for the low price of $5 each.

  • Twelve quick weeks and twelve quick blocks
  • Finishing kits with 6″ spinners for a different border will be available, too.
  • Choose your own border and sashing strips to suit your color preferences.
  • First block will be ready for pick up on Monday, September 23rd.
  • Can’t make it in one of the weeks? No worries, we’ll hold it for you, but the price goes up to $7. It’s time to sew your spinners!
  • Starts September 30.

Accuquilt Sugar Qubes Sampler Club

New club at Calico Gals! Make all the blocks in a quilt for $25!

  • Join Karen Cross on the 2nd Saturday of each month for a mini meeting and how-to for the upcoming block.
  • Receive all the fabric for the block for $5 or… get it for free when you complete and bring in the previous month’s block.
  • $25 registration fee includes your first month. Your choice of three different colorways, too.
  • Attendees must own an Accuquilt system and Qube die set. Any size Qube will work for this project.
  • October 12, November 16, and December 14. Choose the meeting time that works best for you: 10:30, 11:30 or 12:30.

Reflected Harmony BOM

Reflected Harmony with Peggy Bass

Make a stunning quilt a little at a time!

  • Join this Block of the Month and complete the queen size quilt in 8 months.
  • The reds, pinks and tans piece together into Reflected Harmony.
  • Perfect for an upcoming wedding gift.
  • $25 per month. $50 registration includes first and last month.
  • Starts October 1.
Farmhouse Block of the Month pattern cover

Farmhouse BOM

Create a contemporary farmhouse quilt one block at a time for 10 months.

  • Learn a variety of techniques and have fun making many different blocks to complete this unique sampler.
  • Finished quilt: 88½ inches square.
  • The BOM begins April 1.
  • $25 per month includes all patterns and fabric for quilt top.

Store Hours

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

Closed on November 28 and December 25

Open evenings during scheduled classes.

Store Address

Calico Gals

3906 New Court Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13206

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