970-672-2147
info@the-sewingcircle.com
2948 Council Tree Ave, Suite 107, Fort Collins, CO 80525,
inside Front Range Village, NE Corner of SuperTarget Building

HOURS:
Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 9:30am-5pm
Tues & Thur  9:30 am - 6pm

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Classes


Keep yourself busy and entertained by sewing during the summer! Just for the kids! Ages 8+ (must start with a pillowcase and zipper bag). This fun club is an experiment of what you and your sewing friends can make that will inspire your mind and tickle your fingers! A little bit of fabric, trim, thread and a LOT of imagination. Throw in someone who can help you make that creation come to life!

Cost: $ 18.00
This class is specifically for teens that have worked with Miss Jo before or have specific approval from Miss Jo. They will be working on their own projects that they pick and design with Miss Jo's directions. You can only imagine where you will go! A little bit of fabric, trim, thread and a LOT of imagination. Throw in someone who can help you make that creation come to life!

Cost: $ 22.00
UFO
Spend the evening finishing up some of those unfinished projects while enjoying the company of others. Stuck on a project? There is always someone who has an idea how to proceed.

Cost: $ 5.00
This free motion class is for Home Sewing (Tabletop) machines only. This is a prerequisite to free-motion club and basic free-motion thread painting. Start with the basics and learn how to move in a free-motion fashion.

Cost: $ 30.00
Free motion quilting on a domestic machine.

Cost: $ 20.00
Use the Free-Motion Mastery in-a-month program, just a little slower. Let us help you learn how to free-motion in a fun new way that will make sense and actually work! Candy has done the program and LOVED it! Come in and see her sample! She will personally tell you that she was timid about free-motion until she started this program. Now she soars!

Cost: $ 125.00
Each month try a new technique with your embroidery machine. Bring your embroidery machine and the supplies listed in the supply list or just come and observe. Either way, learn some new techniques and have some fun making new friends!

Cost: $ 20.00
Using "Dream Big" digital print backgrounds by Jeanie Sumrall-Ajero (Fort Collins, CO designer for Hoffman fabrics) and "Majestic Monarchs" embroidery designs by Carol Mancuso (Fort Collins, CO embroidery designer) to create these spectacular art-pieces for your space.

Cost: $ 74.00
Start with the original pattern "Pretty Posies" by Jane Spolar, some beautiful Northcott fabric and some delightful digitizing by Carol Mancuso and you have infinite possibilities! Make a 46" x 46" square version to use as a wall hanging or table topper, or make a 28" x 60" rectangular version to use as a large table runner or a bed runner from the original pattern, with a twist.....Embroidered. Carol will show you how to embroider the blocks and put them together with embroidered files.

Cost: $ 65.00
Understanding the basics of maintenance and 4 thread functions and threading your machine.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn the basics of your new serger: Coverstitch, chainstitch and 5 thread overlock

Cost: $ 60.00
Use your serger in many different ways! Join others and share valuable techniques while having fun and learning different things to do with your serger!

Cost: $ 20.00
Learn all the different ways you can use your new Viking or Pfaff to do buttonholes. What styles and tricks can you use to make your buttonholes more professional and easy to sew

Cost: $ 20.00
This class is for those who have just purchased a sewing machine. It is for PFAFF and HUSQVARNA VIKING current models ONLY. Topics to be covered: General maintenance and understanding of the basic features of your sewing machine.

Cost: $ 60.00
This class is for those who have just purchased a sewing machine. It is for PFAFF and HUSQVARNA VIKING current models ONLY. Learn to use advanced features of your sewing machine.

Cost: $ 60.00
This class is for those who have just purchased an embroidery machine. It is for PFAFF an HUSQVARNA VIKING current models ONLY. Learn the embroidery features of your new embroidery machine

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn some fun things to do with your Premier+ and Premier+2 embroidery software

Cost: $ 20.00
PREMIER+ 2 is the Ultimate Embroidery Software for any machine. ***If you have Premier+ (last year's version) or the Premier+ for Mac, you can attend this class also! The new software contains everything you love about the original software plus amazing new features like Word Sculpt Wizard, Bezier Curves, and Mitered Ends. Intro Class #1 will get you set up and ready to use the software. If you upgraded or just bought software for the first time, this class will help you setup the software, understand the settings, understand the tabs, ribbon-bars, modules and be ready to take on all the future classes and clubs. ***If you have Premier+ (last year's version) or the Premier+ for Mac, you can attend this class also! This class will focus on setting up your software and the features that are "free" such as printing and viewing. We will use the beginning features of the Embroidery Module to create a name tag at the end of class.

Cost: $ 60.00
PREMIER+ 2 is the Ultimate Embroidery Software for any machine. ***If you have Premier+ (last year's version) or the Premier+ for Mac, you can attend this class also! The new software contains everything you love about the original software plus amazing new features like Word Sculpt Wizard, Bezier Curves, and Mitered Ends. Intro Class #1 will get you set up and ready to use the software. If you upgraded or just bought software for the first time, this class will help you setup the software, understand the settings, understand the tabs, ribbon-bars, modules and be ready to take on all the future classes and clubs. This class is the first class for all levels with purchased software. We will focus on the "Embroidery" module

Cost: $ 60.00
Premier+2 Class #3: Embroidery and Embroidery Extra Features or ***If you have Premier+ (last year's version) or the Premier+ for Mac, you can attend this class also! This class will help you become familiar with the basic features in the Embroidery and Embroidery Extra Modules of Premier+2. We will discuss and play with the following features briefly. It is assumed that you will continue to play with these features on your own and in Software Club over the coming months. More information about advanced topics will be provided in software club and in advanced lessons provided in the Vantage program or the Learning Center. We will not go over these in great detail as there is TOO much to do in one class. We will however spend more time with each of these in more detail in club. We will focus in this class on discovering the features available in Embroidery Extra. Premier+2 Embroidery Extra or Premier+2 Ultra are required

Cost: $ 60.00
PREMIER+ 2 Ultra is the Ultimate Embroidery Software for any machine. ***If you have Premier+ (last year's version) or the Premier+ for Mac, you can attend this class also! The new software contains everything you love about the original software plus amazing new features like Word Sculpt Wizard, Bezier Curves, and Mitered Ends. We will focus in this class on discovering the features available in Embroidery Extra. Premier+2 Ultra is required.

Cost: $ 60.00
Peek a "BOO" table runner. A quilt as you go project. One of those really fast, get it done.....fun, fast and furious projects with SUE!

Cost: $ 40.00
Join Candy in making a quilt using traditional blocks with modern spin. Learn special piecing techniques including curves and string blocks along with traditional half square triangles and flying geese. We will discuss mixing colors and patterns, how to make templates, borders and bindings. Joining a Block of the Month Class is a great way to improve your quilting skills, make a wonderful quilt and make friends.

Cost: $ 55.00
Beginning to Advanced beginner class for Adults. Class is for quilt top only. The quilt forms the look of an on-point quilt, but is sewn in rows.

Cost: $ 45.00