2430 Main Street, Longmont | 303-485-6681

1833 East Harmony #1A, Fort Collins | 970-484-1094

Sewing, Quilting and Embroidery Classes for Everyone

Our staff teaches sewing, quilting and embroidery classes featuring a wide variety of projects for different skill levels. We've even got sewing classes for kids! These classes are open to owners of any brand of sewing or embroidery machine—all you have to know are the basic functions of your machine and how it works. Please click here to read our Class Policies and other general information before you enroll in your class!

Below is a preview of what's coming up at The Presser Foot. Please click the link below the class listing to view the entire class description and to see the link to the supply list. Class fee does not include supplies unless specifically stated. Please review and download the supply list before you register for the class. We add new classes frequently. Don't see what you want? Get a couple of your friends together and ask us about creating a class just for you! To see more information about each class below, click the link in the class listing to go to the calendar information page for that class.

 

BERNINA Academy

in Longmont

Wednesday, October 3 and
Thursday, October 4, 2018

from 9am to 4pm

THIS SESSION IS FULL--ASK TO BE ADDED
TO OUR WAITING LIST
BERNINA Academy

in Longmont

Friday, October 5 and
Saturday, October 6, 2018

from 9am to 4pm
THIS SESSION IS FULL--ASK TO BE ADDED
TO OUR WAITING LIST
 
Bag of the Month
September and October

Ruler Wrap

in Longmont


Friday, September 14 and 28, 2018
Friday, October 12 and 26, 2018

from 10am to 1pm
 
It's never too late to go back to school!

Join us for two full days of hands-on
learning with BERNINA Educator
Sandra Swick as you Tame That
Technique!

You'll create a reference book as you
learn which tools, feet and machine
settings work the best for a wide variety
of sewing, embroidery and overlocker
techniques (including installing zippers,
hemstitching, embroidering a
monogram, doing a rolled hem with
an overlocker / serger, and much more).

There's nothing to bring—just
yourself and your desire to learn!
 
It's never too late to go back to school!

Join us for two full days of hands-on
learning with BERNINA Educator
Sandra Swick as you Tame That
Technique!

You'll create a reference book as you
learn which tools, feet and machine
settings work the best for a wide variety
of sewing, embroidery and overlocker
techniques (including installing zippers,
hemstitching, embroidering a
monogram, doing a rolled hem with
an overlocker / serger, and much more).

There's nothing to bring—just
yourself and your desire to learn!
 
Please note this is a four session class--
you must attend all four sessions.

September and October's Bag of the
Month is the Ruler Wrap from byAnnie.
You'll love this ruler organizer and
carrier to store and carry your rulers,
mats and more! Choose from two
different lengths and hang it on a door
for easy access. This clever
organizer is padded to protect your
rulers with mesh pockets that
zip closed. It also has an adjustable
carrying strap.

 
Event Fee $149
(includes lunch both days)

Event Fee $149
(includes lunch both days)
Class Fee $90


Instructor: Sandra Swick

Visit the Longmont Calendar
for more information.

Instructor: Sandra Swick

Visit  the Longmont Calendar
for more information.

Instructor: Marla Bryant

Visit the Longmont Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

 



   
In the Beginning

in Longmont

Saturday, October 6, 2018
or
Saturday, October 20, 2018

from 10am to 1pm

 
Tool Tote

in Fort Collins

Thursday, October 11, 2018 and
Thursday, October 25, 2018

from 1pm to 4pm

 
Quilt As You Go Stocking

in Longmont

Saturday, October 13, 2018

from 1pm to 3:30pm

For adults with little or no sewing
experience. Begin with projects
appropriate for your skill level, then
continue your sewing journey working
at your own pace on projects you
choose. Classroom machines are
available for your use. Learn new
skills with each project. This class is
also great for those who need more
instruction or guidance while
finishing projects from other classes.
 
In this two-session class, you'll
make your own Tool Tote.
Compact and practical with tons
of pockets, it holds all your
important sewing tools. Pockets
all the way around both the inside
ad the outside give you lots of
options, and the pattern
includes a pair of metal stays to
use on your first bag. Additional
stays can be purchased seperately
if you want to make it again.
Adding to the family? Christmas stockings
getting worn out? Now's the time to get
started on new ones!

Learn the fast and easy Quilt As
You Go technique, and you'll complete
your stocking in just a couple of hours.
Once you learn this fun method,
you will love all the other
great projects you can apply it to!
 
Class Fee $25 per session

Class Fee $45
Class Fee $25

 Instructor: Marla Bryant

Visit the Longmont Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

 Instructor: Sally Pauzauskie

Visit the Fort Collins Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.



Instructor: Debi Urban

Visit the
Longmont Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

 



   
 
Sew Speedy Mini Quilt

in Fort Collins

Saturday, October 20, 2018

from 10am to 1pm

BERNINA Academy
Creative Quilting

in Longmont

Saturday, October 20, 2018

from 9am to 12pm

or
from 2pm to 5pm
 
Sawsall--Beginning Paper
Piecing

in Longmont

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

from 10am to 2pm

Learn traditional paper piecing /
foundation piecing while you make this
small wall-hanging or quilt. This beginner
level class will add a valuable technique
to your quilting skill set.
You will love the accuracy and precision
that this technique gives you. You
won't completely finish your project in
class but you will learn the process and
have the confidence you need to finish
it at home!
 
Learn how to successfully quilt
your next quilt with the BERNINA
Academy Creative Quilting Course.
Learn the features and benefits of
BERNINA quilting machines for
precise stitching. You'll be inspired
and encouraged to quilt your next
quilt while you learn a few basic
quilting techniques in this 3-hour
hands-on class. Whether you're a
seasoned pro or you've never
touched a quilting machine, this
class is for YOU! Everyone will walk
away with tips and techniques that
will inspire you.
 
So many cool patterns are available
today for quilters who know how to
paper piece / foundation piece! This is
a must-have skill for quilters who
want to achieve very accurate, precise
details. The goal in this class is for
you to complete at least one block,
which consists of eight sections that
are paper pieced. Each student will
receive enough copies of the
foundation pattern in class to make
one block, and you'll learn the skills
you need to finish more blocks on your
own at home. Come and give it a try,
and you'll leave excited and with a new
skill in your quilting repertoire!

Class Fee $30

Class Fee $59
Class Fee $40

 Instructor: Pam Peterson

Visit the Fort Collins Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

 Instructor: BERNINA Educator
Donna Bularz


Visit the Events Page
for more information.



Instructor: Sheila Kauffman

Visit the
Longmont Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

 



   
Friday Sew In

in Fort Collins

Friday, October 26, 2018

from 10am to 4pm

Sawsall--Beginning Paper
Piecing

in Fort Collins

Saturday, October 27, 2018

from 10am to 2pm

Friday Sew In

in Longmont

Friday, November 2, 2018

from 12pm to 9pm

Dedicated time for you to finish
your projects without distractions!
Bring your machine and your
UFOs and use our space to make
some progress on your sewing and
quilting projects. We have
irons, ironing boards and cutting
mats you can share. This is a
fun way to get to know other folks
that share your passion for
sewing, quilting and embroidery too!
We have a refrigerator and microwave
you can use, and there lots of places
to eat nearby.

 
So many cool patterns are available
today for quilters who know how to
paper piece / foundation piece! This is
a must-have skill for quilters who
want to achieve very accurate, precise
details. The goal in this class is for
you to complete at least one block,
which consists of eight sections that
are paper pieced. Each student will
receive enough copies of the
foundation pattern in class to make
one block, and you'll learn the skills
you need to finish more blocks on your
own at home. Come and give it a try,
and you'll leave excited and with a new
skill in your quilting repertoire!
Dedicated time for you to finish
your projects without distractions!
Bring your machine and your
UFOs and use our space to make
some progress on your sewing and
quilting projects. We have
irons, ironing boards and cutting
mats you can share. This is a
fun way to get to know other folks
that share your passion for
sewing, quilting and embroidery too!
We have a refrigerator and microwave
you can use, and there lots of places
to eat nearby.
 
Fee $5
Class Fee $40

Fee $5

Visit the Fort Collins Calendar
for more information. Space is
limited. Your space is
reserved when your fee is paid.

Instructor: Sheila Kauffman

Visit the Fort Collins Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

Visit the
Longmont Calendar
for more information. Space is limited to
30 people. Your space is reserved when
your fee is paid.

 



   
 
In the Beginning

in Longmont

Saturday, November 3, 2018

from 10am to 1pm

 
Friday Sew In

in Fort Collins

Friday, November 16, 2018

from 10am to 4pm

Sew Fun for Kids

in Longmont

most Thursdays--please check calendar

from 1:30pm to 3:30pm   or
from 4pm to 6pm
For adults with little or no sewing
experience. Begin with projects
appropriate for your skill level, then
continue your sewing journey working
at your own pace on projects you
choose. Classroom machines are
available for your use. Learn new
skills with each project. This class is
also great for those who need more
instruction or guidance while
finishing projects from other classes.
Dedicated time for you to finish
your projects without distractions!
Bring your machine and your
UFOs and use our space to make
some progress on your sewing and
quilting projects. We have
irons, ironing boards and cutting
mats you can share. This is a
fun way to get to know other folks
that share your passion for
sewing, quilting and embroidery too!
We have a refrigerator and microwave
you can use, and there lots of places
to eat nearby.
 
For kids age 8 (or third grade) and up.
Start with a fun pillowcase in the first
session(s), and work at your own
pace on different projects according
to your skill level. Use our classroom
machines and learn new skills with
each project.

Class Fee $25

Fee $5
Class Fee $12 per session
(sold 5 sessions at a time for $60)


 Instructor: Marla Bryant

Visit the Longmont Calendar
for more information and to download
the supply list.

Visit the Fort Collins Calendar
for more information. Space is limited.
Your space is reserved when your
fee is paid.



Instructor: Marla Bryant

Visit the
Longmont Calendar
for more information and to download
the basic supply list. Supplies will vary
according to each project. Kits are
available for purchase for some projects.