Our latest Class Newsletter is full to the brim of workshops. We have 2 sewing classes, 3 quilting classes, 2 knitting classes and a crochet class!
BEGINNER'S SEWING 1: BUNTING.
Kimmie will be teaching how to make different styles of “Bunting”.
Bunting is a favourite of the Calico girls and a decoration that you can use in any room and in a variety of ways. Use your creativity to make something wonderful!
This class will be held over two Monday’s, the 17th and 24th October from 10am to 12:30pm.
Cost is $60.00
BEGINNER'S SEWING 2: “FRENCH MARKET BAG”
We listen to many of our customers who have asked us to run a class in making different types of bags. Kimmie will be teaching how to make a beautiful French Market Bag.
This is a fabulous class and this market bag will make a beautiful christmas present for someone special!
This class will be popular, so call us quickly to secure your spot.
This class will be held over two weeks on Monday, the 31st October and 7th November, from
10am to 12:30pm. Cost will be $60.00
BEGINNER'S PATCHWORK: THE CALICO "STRIP QUILT"
Due to popular demand, Elissa will be running a beginner’s patchwork class where you will learn how to make Calico’s “Strip Quilt”. Elissa will help you with fabric choices and over the 6 weeks, will teach you how to construct the quilt, attach the binding and hand quilt.
This quilt is fun and easy to construct. Learn a new skill and be inspired by others creativity.
Classes held every Wednesday for 6 weeks, from the 19th October through to the 23rd November. This class will start at 10am and finish at 12:30pm.
Cost is $150.00.
BEGINNER'S KNITTING: "LEARN HOW TO KNIT"
Come along and learn the basics of knitting from our in-house expert Tash. Learn how to cast on and cast off, cable stitch, moss stitch and much more. After this class, the world of knitting is your oyster!
This class will be held over 3 weeks on a Thursday, from the 20th October to the 3rd November, starting at 10am and finishing at 12:30pm.
The cost of this class is $115, which includes a Beginner's Knit.
THURSDAY WOOLLY GROUP.
Our Woolly Group will be meeting on Thursdays from 12:30pm to 3pm. Everyone and anyone can come along with a knitting or crochet problem.
Tash will be available to help you solve your woolly problems. Afternoon tea will be available along with chatter and inspiration.
$25.00 (no booking required).
For the first three Saturday's of November, Calico and Ivy will turn into a 'Crocheterie'. Come and discover how to crochet with our talented teacher, Marnie.
Marnie will guide you through needle and yarn selection, then teach you the stitches so you can begin your very first Granny Rug.
Crochet classes will begin on Saturday the 5th November for 3 weeks from 12:45pm to 3:15pm at a cost of $120.
We will be holding a smocking class in November - the days and dates are yet to be confirmed, but please, register your interest quickly by calling or emailing the shop.