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Happy Days!   We are now officially ORANGE TIER!!!! 🍾🍾🍾

Wooden Gate will now be able to have a total of 3 customers in the shop at one time.  We know that it doesn't seem like a big change - but our shop is small and our capacity limit is 5 (3 customers + 2 staff).  As the county status changes we will make sure that we change with it.  Please make sure to check back frequently to be aware of changes in our hours. 

At the present time our expanded hours are as follows:
Monday-Wednesday --- 10am - 3pm (last appointment booking is 2pm)
Friday - Saturday ---10am - 3pm (last appointment booking is 2pm)
We are CLOSED on Thursdays & Sundays
At this time all of our precautions remain in place -- face masks are required, sanitizing of hands prior to entry and maintaining social distancing. 

Booking an appointment is your guarantee to entry when you arrive at the blue door and our way of contract tracing for all our safety.  Scroll to the bottom of this page to book an appointment!

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Upcoming Events:  
Special Guests are Coming to Wooden Gate's Instagram Live Shows!
Thursday Instagram LIVE shows:  Every Thursday at 12pm (Lunch time!)
     April 22nd  -  Alethea Ballard - Parade of Pretty Quick Quilts
     April 29th -  Lisa Colhoun - Whimsical Portraits and Doodle Art
     May 6th - Kathy August -   Batting Basics & How to Prep Your Quilt for the Long Arm Quilter
     May 13th - Debi joins us from NY introducing her newest grandbaby! 

CLASSES: At the present time all class at Wooden Gate are held via Zoom.  We are anticipating/planning to open our classroom with modifications/restrictions on use after July 4th.  Again, check this site and watch our Instagram LIVE broadcast for updates.   Thank you all for your patience and understanding during this rapidly changing time.  Right now all we can depend on is that "change happens".  🤷‍♀️😉

Pretty Quick Quilt Class with Alethea Ballard 

Use that gorgeous large-scale or conversation fabric you have been saving -- this quilt is PRETTY, it's QUICK!
Alethea's versatile technique allows you to create the right balance of patchwork, design and color to make the fabrics sing.
This class will take place over ZOOM - Wednesday's: April 28, May 5 & May 12. More details on the class, and supplies can be found under CLASSESYour Zoom link will be sent 1 week prior to class, and the replay will be available to you for 2 weeks after each session.

Whimsical Portraits - with Lisa Colhoun

Make a fun and whimsical portrait out of fabric!  Lisa will show students how to create a unique piece of art using scraps of fabric.  She will show how to assemble, embellish, and quilt!  Class dates are Thursday's: May 20 & 27. More details on the class and supplies can be found under CLASSESYour Zoom link will be sent 1 week prior to class, and the replay will be available to you for 2 weeks after each session.

Skill level:  Basic sewing skills plus knowing how to drop feed dogs and use the free motion foot. 


Bold & Beautiful Mystery Quilt Class with Alethea Ballard
Who doesn't LOVE a good mystery? Join Alethea as she gives us clues to solving her newest pattern -  Bold & Beautiful Quilt.
This class will take place over ZOOM - Wednesday's: May 26, June 2, June 9 & June 16. More details on the class, and supplies can be found under CLASSESYour first "clue" will arrive mysteriously by email with your Zoom link  2 weeks prior to class, and the replay will be available to you for 2 weeks after each session.  It's so mysterious the Wooden Gate Staff is "clueless"!

Bullseye Quilt with Becky Goldsmith
 
Foundation Paper Piecing master Becky Goldsmith will be leading her Bullseye Quilt class through our venture with the new  online platform Creative Spark!  This 6 hour class will take place over the Creative Spark platform - Saturday June 5. 

This eye-catching block is easier to make than it looks! In this class you will learn the techniques that make foundation paper-piecing fun! You will work on one 20" x 20" block in class. Choose fabrics and colors for your own block to set the mood you want, either vintage or modern. You can repeat blocks to make a bigger quilt or you can use this block alone or as a center medallion.

The eBook, Bullseye Quilts: From Vintage to Modern, is provided with the class.

All skill levels welcome.This is an online class supported through Creative Spark online learning platform. Creative Spark will email you all directions on how to connect for the class 7-10 days prior to class day.
More details on the class, and supplies can be found under CLASSES


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Wooden Gate is participating in Anna Maria Horner's "Vision Quilt Club" which runs June - October 2021.  We have only 2 more kits available so grab yours today!  Kits can be found in our online shop - under "Kits".  

We also will be doing a fun 6 week Sew A Long with Kaffe Fassett doing his "Gathering No Moss" quilt. This is also a summer project but pre-orders for the kit is required.  Kits can be found in our online shop - under "Kits".

We appreciate you - and you are only a stranger once here at Wooden Gate - we are a community of like minded sewists that make a difference in our communities.   Book an appointment below or shop online -- either way Thank You!

Debi & Gene Bucciarelli - owners
debi@woodengatequilts.com
(925)785-3878

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STORE HOURS:

10 am – 3pm Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday & Saturday

Click “Book Now” at the bottom of the page to schedule an in-store appointment 

We are open for curbside pickup 

10:30am – 3:00pm  - Monday/Wednesday/Friday/Saturday

Instagram LiveEvery Thursday at Noon Pacific Time

Join us to meet designers, take a look at new fabrics, explore new patterns and tools or just to take a look around the shop!

Follow us on Instagram: 

Orders taken on the Instagram Live show are ready for pick-up on Fridays!  We are FAST!!

Have something you want to see featured? Send Debi a message.

We are CLOSED Thursday & Sunday
Due to capacity restrictions, we are limited to 3 customers at any given time. If you arrive and we are at capacity, please be patient and understand we are doing our best to keep you and the staff healthy.  

* Everyone must wear a mask, sanitize hands and maintain social distancing while shopping by appointment or curbside pick up. Thank you for helping to keep us all safe!

WOODEN GATE APPOINTMENT INFORMATION:

  • Appointments are intended for you to get an in-person look at fabrics and to consult with our wonderful Wooden Gate team. If you just need needles, pins or a ruler - give us a call and we will take your order over the phone. You also have the option of shopping our online store!
  • Your appointment will reserve 45 minutes of shopping/consulting time. As with any appointment, we have reserved this time just for you. Understand that we will only hold your appointment up to 15 minutes after your scheduled time. Please call and reschedule if you anticipate that you will not be able to make your appointment.  If you are late – you are sacrificing your personal shopping time.
  • Each appointment is for one person. Friends, relatives, spouses, kids will not be able to come in with you (unless they have an appointment at the same time).
  • Due to our shop size, we can only have 3 customers in the shop at a time.(as of March 13, 2021)
  • It takes time to cut your fabric. Please allow us to begin cutting fabric as soon as you have selected it. We will cut what you have picked out while you continue your hunt throughout the store. If you are requesting more than ten fabrics to be cut, we will take your order and cut it at the end of the day. Your order will be ready for next day curbside pickup, or we can mail it to you.
  • It is crucial you honor the end time of your appointment. This allows us ample time to disinfect the shop before the next appointment. Be assured, our staff is thoroughly sanitizing all work surfaces. Thank you for understanding.
  • We know stuff happens – if you can’t keep your appointment, please contact us or change your appointment through the website. 

Our website is full of fabric, notions and patterns for you to browse. We are working daily to make more items available and to make the sight more user friendly.  Let us know what we can do to make the virtual shop as amazing as shopping inside our four walls. 

Click on the "Book Now" button below - it will take you to our calendar of appointments.   You can book an appointment within 1 hour of when you would like to shop!    See you soon!