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.

 

In the Beginning

in Longmont
two Saturdays a month


Saturday, February 17, 2018
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Saturday, March 17, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
Sew Fun for Kids

in Longmont
Wednesdays and Thursdays
from 1:30pm to 3:30pm   or
from 4pm to 6pm
 
 
Bag of the Month--February

Daphne Handbag

in Longmont
Friday, February 9 and 23, 2018
from 10am to 1pm

 
For adults with little or no sewing
experience. Start your sewing journey
the right way—you'll being with a
project appropriate for your skill
level and become a confident sewist,
working on projects at your own pace.

Use our classroom machines if you
wish—kits are available for
some projects.

For kids ages 8 (or third grade)
and up. Start with a fun pillowcase
in the first session(s) and then
work at your own pace on different
projects according to skill level.
Use our classroom machines
and learn new skills with
each project.

 
Make your own version of the
Daphne Handbag in this
two session class. This bag features
an exterior accent, faux piping,
adjustable crossbody strap and
interior pockets.

This bag can be made using quilter's
cotton, vinyl, cork or kraft-tex. The
sample is made with cork fabric.
 
Class fee $25 per session
Class fee $60 (paid in advance
for five two-hour sessions)

Class fee $45
(register for January, February and
March Bag of the Month classes all
at once and you will receive a
FREE gift!)


 Instructor: Marla Bryant

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


Instructor: Marla Bryant

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



Instructor: Marla Bryant

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

 



   
Table Runner with a Twist

in Longmont
Saturday, February 10, 2018
10am to 1pm
 
Serger Pouch

in Longmont
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
Just in Case

in Fort Collins
Friday, February 16, 2018
1pm to 4pm
 
Spend the morning
making this beautiful
table runner! This pattern provides
the perfect opportunity to showcase
that special focal fabric you've
been saving. Learn a unique
yet simple technique for creating
the "twisted" chain effect.

Finished table runner measures
16" x 48" and the pattern comes with
instructions for matching placemats
that measure 12" x 18".

We'll also discuss quilting
this project using guides from
Angela Walters!

You can do "sew" much more with
your serger than just finishing seams
for garments!

Learn decorative techniques with
your serger while you make this
fun pouch.

This beginner level class is perfect
for those who have little or limited
experience with their serger and need
more "hands-on" time.
 
 
 
Learn how to sew on vinyl and mesh
fabrics as you make this handy
organizer from byAnnie. It's perfect for
holding your sundries while
traveling or using in your car to hold
your important auto documents. It
even works for a stylish first aid kit!
Class fee $25

Class fee $25

Class fee $30


 Instructor: Susan Parsons

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

Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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


Instructor: Pam Peterson

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

 



   
Sisterhood Quilt
from Hoop Sisters

in Longmont
3rd Saturdays
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Saturday, June 16, 2018
from 1pm to 4pm
Sisterhood Quilt
from Hoop Sisters

in Fort Collins
3rd Saturdays
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Saturday, March 17, 2018
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Saturday, May 19, 2018
Saturday, June 16, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
Serger T-shirt Dress

in Longmont
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
from 10am to 12pm
Chase away the winter blues with the
Sisterhood quilt from Hoop Sisters.
This beautiful embroidery applique
quilt can be made with 5", 6", 7"
or 9" blocks to fit the hoop size for
your embroidery machine. Quilt sizes
range from wall hanging to bed sized
quilts, with optional borders.

This five session class includes the
multi-format embroidery designs (except
optional border designs which must be
purchased separately) and is for
beginner to advanced students who are
familiar with how their embroidery
machine works.
Chase away the winter blues with the
Sisterhood quilt from Hoop Sisters.
This beautiful embroidery applique
quilt can be made with 5", 6", 7"
or 9" blocks to fit the hoop size for
your embroidery machine. Quilt sizes
range from wall hanging to bed sized
quilts, with optional borders.

This five session class includes the
multi-format embroidery designs (except
optional border designs which must be
purchased separately) and is for
beginner to advanced students who are
familiar with how their embroidery
machine works.

Learn more about your serger while
you make this cute little girls' dress.
You won't believe how easy
it is to convert two t-shirts into
a dress in just a couple of hours!
 
Class fee $150

Class fee $150
Class fee $20


 Instructor: Debi Urban

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

Instructor: Kathy Weichmann

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


Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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


 



   
Dyed Clothesline Bowl

in Longmont
Thursday, February 22, 2018
from 10am to 12pm
Five Minute Quilt Block

in Longmont
Thursday, February 22, 2018
from 1pm to 4pm
Machine Quilting with
#72 Ruler Foot and Templates

in Fort Collins
Friday, February 23, 2018
from 1pm to 4:30pm

Make these fast, fun coiled
clothesline baskets and then learn
fun ways to dye them to match
any decor! Add embellishments
to personalize them.
 
This block is so fun and versatile that
you get to choose your own project
from the book! You won't believe all
the different quilt tops you can create
from the same beginner-friendly block,
just by rearranging the configuration
of the blocks once you've put them
together. You'll learn how to piece
your block and then play with
arranging them into the quilt top
of your choice from the book.
 
 
This class is for intermediate level quilters
who want to learn to use the new
BERNINA #72 Ruler Foot and
Templates.

Get comfortable using these fabulous
quilting tools as you quilt your own
BERNINA Ruler Panel designed by
Amanda Murphy, just for this purpose!

Once you complete your panel, you will
have the confidence and skills you need to
use your rulers to quilt all your projects.
Class fee $15

Class fee $25
Class fee $35

 Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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

Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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.


 



   
Serger Pouch

in Longmont
Monday, February 26, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
 
Five Minute Quilt Block

in Longmont
Monday, February 26, 2018
from 2pm to 5pm
Greased Lightning
Table Runner

in Longmont
Tuesday, February 27, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
 
You can do "sew" much more with
your serger than just finishing seams
for garments!

Learn decorative techniques with
your serger while you make this
fun pouch.

This beginner level class is perfect
for those who have little or limited
experience with their serger and need
more "hands-on" time.
This block is so fun and versatile that
you get to choose your own project
from the book! You won't believe all
the different quilt tops you can create
from the same beginner-friendly block,
just by rearranging the configuration
of the blocks once you've put them
together. You'll learn how to piece
your block and then play with
arranging them into the quilt top
of your choice from the book.
 
Full-sized templates make this
beautiful table runner fun to put
together! It's the perfect project to use
your favorite Jelly Roll (pre-cut
2 1/2" strips) or to use up your stash
of leftovers from other projects.
This table runner is also fun in a
themed fabric for holidays or
for highlighting a color way to match
your home decor!
 
Class fee $25

Class fee $25
Class fee $25

 Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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

Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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


Instructor: Susan Parsons

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


 



   
Serger Pouch

in Longmont
Saturday, March 3, 2018
from 1pm to 4pm
 
Dyed Clothesline Bowl

in Longmont
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
from 10am to 12pm
 
Five Minute Quilt Block

in Longmont
Tuesday, March 6, 2018
from 1pm to 4pm
You can do "sew" much more with
your serger than just finishing seams
for garments!

Learn decorative techniques with
your serger while you make this
fun pouch.

This beginner level class is perfect
for those who have little or limited
experience with their serger and need
more "hands-on" time.
Make these fast, fun coiled
clothesline baskets and then learn
fun ways to dye them to match
any decor! Add embellishments
to personalize them.
 

 
 
 
This block is so fun and versatile that
you get to choose your own project
from the book! You won't believe all
the different quilt tops you can create
from the same beginner-friendly block,
just by rearranging the configuration
of the blocks once you've put them
together. You'll learn how to piece
your block and then play with
arranging them into the quilt top
of your choice from the book.
 
Class fee $25

Class fee $15
Class fee $25

 Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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

Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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


Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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


 



   
 
Bag of the Month--March

The Tool Tote

in Longmont
Friday, March 9 and 23, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
Greased Lightning
Table Runner

in Longmont
Saturday, March 10, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
 
 
Serger Pouch

in Longmont
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
from 10am to 1pm
 
Back by popular demand, make your
own version of The Tool Tote in
this two session class—or, if you've
already taken the class but didn't
finish yours up, come and get the
instruction you need to complete it.

This is just about the neatest bag ever!
Everyone who has already made it
LOVES it—this compact and practical
tote will hold all your most important
sewing tools. There are pockets all
the way around the outside AND the
inside, and the pattern includes a
pair of metal stays for your first bag.
(Additional stays can be purchased
separately if you want to make it again.)
Full-sized templates make this
beautiful table runner fun to put
together! It's the perfect project to use
your favorite Jelly Roll (pre-cut
2 1/2" strips) or to use up your stash
of leftovers from other projects.
This table runner is also fun in a
themed fabric for holidays or
for highlighting a color way to match
your home decor!
 
 
 
 
You can do "sew" much more with
your serger than just finishing seams
for garments!

Learn decorative techniques with
your serger while you make this
fun pouch.

This beginner level class is perfect
for those who have little or limited
experience with their serger and need
more "hands-on" time.


Class fee $45
(register for January, February
and March Bag of the Month Classes
all at once and you will
receive a FREE gift!)

Class fee $25
Class fee $25

 Instructor: Marla Bryant

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


 Instructor: Susan Parsons

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



 Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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

 



   
 
 


Five Minute Quilt Block

in Longmont
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
from 10am to 1pm

   
This block is so fun and versatile that
you get to choose your own project
from the book! You won't believe all
the different quilt tops you can create
from the same beginner-friendly block,
just by rearranging the configuration
of the blocks once you've put them
together. You'll learn how to piece
your block and then play with
arranging them into the quilt top
of your choice from the book.
 
 

 
 
 
 
Class fee $25




 Instructor: Sharon Campbell

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