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The holidays are coming and we need to be working towards finishing our projects! Join these classes from the comfort of your home.
Virtual longarm classes with Calico Gals
and special guest educator Susan Manry
Saturday November 7 - Sunday, November 8 2020
Class fee:
$30 per person per class
2 or more classes
$25 per person

Event will be hosted in a private Facebook group and presented in Zoom platform, live and recorded videos.
Taking the mystery out of longarm quilting   
Saturday 10 am - noon

Demystify longarm quilting by learning all the basics. This class is full of great tips and tricks. Topics Include:

* Longarm machine and frame features and maintenance

* How to set tension on a bobbin and your machine, needles and thread

* How to load your quilt onto a frame

* Choosing the right thread and designs for your project

* A basic overview of free-motion techniques and ruler work
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Welcome Susan Manry, HandiQuilter national educator from Central Texas, where she relishes any opportunity to share her love and knowledge of quilting with others.
Beyond Meandering: Other Ways to Fill Your Quilt Saturday 2 - 4 pm

Explore other basic background designs, including continuous curve, straight lines, and crosshatching. Learn to quilt continuously gives you a whole new collection of designs! Topics include:

* Choosing background fills to accent your design

* Create extra texture with creative fills

* Try out patterns large to small patterns

* Use a grid to keep your pattern consistent

* Adjustable handlebars and HQ Micro Handles tips and tricks
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Introduction to the

Sunday 10 am - noon

New Pro-Stitcher owners – start here!
Whether finishing your own quilts or considering a quilting business, experience the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with Pro-Stitcher. Topics Include:

* Overview of support resources available on-line

* Overview of menu and basic functions and design catalog

* Place a block design using Skew, Resize, XForm and Align

* Demonstration of the Pro-Stitcher Simulator

* Overview of Pro-Stitcher Designer
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Pro-Stitcher: Expanding What You Know   Sunday 2 - 4 pm

Focus on more advanced techniques and take full advantage of all of the great features of Pro-Stitcher.

* Borders with corners and chunking methods

* Using all the Modify tab features

* Chunking borders and quilting designs larger than your throat space

* Triangle Skew

* Digitizing your designs with Record
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Calico Gals
Calico Gals

3906 New Court Ave.

Syracuse, NY 13206

(315) 445-0617

Store Hours
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm
Closed Wednesdays and Sundays
Call for curbside service!