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Hey… All you, Machine Embroiderers; Calico Cottage is starting a “new” club especially for you!  Join M.E.  (Machine Embroidery) Club to expand your Machine Embroidery skills with tips, hints, and project ides.  Let’s learn together!

What is M.E. Club – We are a group that focuses on Machine Embroidery, it doesn’t matter what brand of machine you have or even if you have an embroidery machine.  You may just want to be exposed to an embroidery machine to see if it is for you and if you are ready to take the plunge of owning one.  At M.E. Club you will see a demo of the “lesson” of the month then you can experience lesson “hands on” if you choose to bring your machine.

When does M.E. Club meet – The second Monday of each month from 6:30 p.m. too 8:30 p.m.

  • September 12th
  • October 10th
  • November 14th
  • December 12th

Where does M.E. Club meet – The large classroom at Calico Cottage on third floor, never fear there is an elevator for your convenience.


What is the cost for M.E. Club – It is a one-time membership cost of $10.00 which includes a flash drive to upload the files from class.  Then each session you attend the fee is $2.00.   Oh my… that’s only $1.00 per hour for those tips, & ideas, what a bargain.

How do I join M.E. Club – Stop in at Calico Cottage and sign up.  When you sign up and pay your membership fee. You are a member!  When you sign up, please tell us what format your machine uses.

Lesson Information

Supply Lists will vary each month with the project we will be featuring

September Lesson – One Color Christmas Ornament

You will need the following supplies:

  • 1 spool of embroidery thread – your favorite brand and color
    • Please note that Calico Cottage is now carrying Robison-Anton Embroidery Thread.
  • White Bobbin
  • Sharp Scissors
  • Calico Cottage will provide interfacing for your project

Supply list for the next month’s lesson will be available one month prior to M.E. Club

October Lesson – Embroidery on Towels

November Lesson – Christmas Cards

December Lesson – Bookmarks

2023 Lessons will continue

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