Wisconsin State Quilt Shop Hop
The Calico Shoppe offers a unique selection of Classes, Clubs, and BOMs for you to choose from. Some of these are traditional, some are using the latest trends, and some are just for fun and camaraderie. You can register in person or by phone, come join the fun!

Registration

Pre-registration is required. Please stop in to register and pick up your supply lists, or you may register by phone, using a credit card. If registering by phone you may pick up your supply list at a later date (if you live out of town and would like us to mail your supply list, please let us know). Payment must be received at time of registration to guarantee your spot in the class. If you must cancel your reservation, we must know at least five days prior to the class, or no refund will be given.

We always respect copyright laws. If a pattern or book is required for your class, you must have your own copy.

Classes

Stitch up a breath of Spring with this stunning star quilt by Eleanor Burns. Your quilt will have the look of curves while you are only stitching straight lines!

$15.00 plus required book

Instructor: Jan

A terrific class to get you started in the world of Quilting! Basic techniques will be covered from fabric cutting, threads, seam allowances to correct pressing. Stitch up a few blocks and we will get them sewn into a cute table topper!

$40.00 plus required book

Instructor: Lynn

Have you been wanting to make a T-shirt quilt for that very special person but didn’t quite know where to begin or how to design the quilt? If the answer is yes, then we have the class for you.

Jan will take you through all the steps of designing a one of a kind quilt. You will be amazed at just how easy it can be to go from a few t-shirts to a fantastic quilt!

$30.00 plus required book

Instructor: Jan

Join Jan as she helps you create this little butterfly block and turn it into a wonderful runner. Easy enough to make two... one for you and one to give to a special friend!

$15.00 plus required pattery

Instructor: Jan

Clubs

Join the fun as Ladies of the Loft (LOL QUILT CLUB) embarks on another year of quilting fun.

LOL has three meeting times...
1st Thursday of each month at 9:30 am or 6:00 pm
2nd Saturday of each month at 9:30 am.

"Scrappy" is the theme for 2018!

We will be using some of that stash we all have, to piece a charming quilt using Thangles!

2018 Registration: $25.00

Still time to join the fun!

Still time to register for Kim Diehl’s Simple Whatnots 7

We will be doing one project per month for 5 months using Kim's "Helping Hands" terrific fabric collection

Projects will be:

  • Twirlgigs
  • Small talk
  • Cracker Jack
  • Old Glory
  • Country Blossom

$29.00 monthly
Includes patterns and all fabric including bindings
Does not include backings

Second Monday of each month
1:00 - 4:00

Join the fun as you create 5 stunning quilts using GE Designs FANTASTIC new book "Quilts of Iceland"!

We chose 5 of Gundra's stunning projects to stitch during 2018 (it was hard to only choose 5). Quilts of Iceland will meet every other month starting in March. This means we will meet and stitch the second Monday of...
March
May
July
September
November

Choose the size quit you want to create and then choose the wonderful fabrics you will be using for your projects. Jan will in-struct you on the use of Gundra's Stripology rulers to make the construction of each project so much simpler.

Register soon, space is limited
$50.00 for all 5 classes plus required book

Block Of The Months

Saturday Sampler is coming back!

We have chosen the first Saturday of each month beginning January 6, 2018 at 9:30 am.

We will be working on “Midnight Stars” by Sew Simple.

Each month you will receive the pattern and fabric for that months block. Twelve blocks in all.

$20.00 registration fee, after that each month is free!

You will need to attend each months meeting to pick up your free block. You will need to complete your block by the next meeting to receive your free block. If you miss a meeting or do not have your block completed the fee is $5.00 to get the next block pattern and fabric. During the year you will be able to purchase your finishing kit to complete your “Midnight Stars” quilt.

Quilt measures 80 1/2” x 98 1/2”

Stop in to see the model, a few spots are still available.

Our newest block of the month will start April 1st.

This is a dramatic paper pieced project where you will make two wedge designs each month. Three background fabrics 24 vibrant prints, 2 gray prints and a black print will round out your color wheel.

All fabrics including the binding are included along with the fantastic Cadence Court book.

Sign up soon, fabric is limited!
Only $15.00 a month
Kits will be ready to pick up or mailed the 1st week of each month!