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4112 S College Ave, Suite 112,
Fort Collins, CO 80525
Between Chili House & Hobby Lobby

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Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat 9am-6pm
Tues & Thur  9am - 8pm

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Classes


Join us learning a FUN, FAST piecing technique. This can be used for all types of piecing techniques!

Cost: $ 65.00
Join us welcoming Carmen for the following 3 days! Sign-up for one day or all three!

Cost: $ FREE
Join us for a fun-filled day with Katrina learning all about 10-needle embroidery and creative uses of embroidery. This is for YOU: If you are an avid machine embroiderer, aspiring home-based entrepreneur, local business owner with personalization needs or an organization with high logo wear volume.

Cost: $ 55.00
Just a half hour! Stop in for a FUN lunchtime project idea. Some will be by hand, some by machine. These project ideas will only take half an hour to learn and take home! This is a FREE class, however, you MUST sign up so that we will have the supplies available for you!

Cost: $ FREE
Just a half hour! Stop in for a FUN lunchtime project idea. Some will be by hand, some by machine. These project ideas will only take half an hour to learn and take home! This is a FREE class, however, you MUST sign up so that we will have the supplies available for you!

Cost: $ FREE
Binding the easy way. Come and see with your own eyes how easy putting on a quilt binding can be.

Cost: $ FREE
Make a couple of fun reuseable snack bags and show your friends and family a great way to avoid putting more plastic in the landfill! This makes a great gift for any age!

Cost: $ 15.00
Make a set of 4 peppermint candy coasters in this fun class. You bring nothing and we will send you home with a cute gift!

Cost: $ 15.00
Warm up the fingers, toes and hearts of your favorite person!

Cost: $ 15.00
Make easy zippered bags in a flash. All supplies will be provided and you will leave with the coolest zipper bag ever! No machine needed. You will be test driving one of ours!

Cost: $ 10.00
Make this FUN christmas tree trivet. It can serve both as a tree ornament and a hot-trivet! Come and try out a fun new machine on top of it all! You don't bring a thing! Just come and have fun!

Cost: $ 15.00
Microwave the bowl with the potholder underneath...then, just lift it out! No hot bowls to try to get out while keeping fingers safe!

Cost: $ 15.00
Retreat Bag - what a FUN and easy bag! You will want to make MANY

Cost: $ 25.00
This bi-monthly club is for those Husqvarna Viking EPIC and EPIC 960 owner who wants to learn MORE about their EPIC!

Cost: $ 45.00
Whether you have a Performance or Creative ICON, here is the club for you! This is a bi-monthly club for both PFAFF icon and Performance Icon owners who want to learn MORE about their machine!. Learn fun things to do with your new best friend! Project topics and pictures will be posted here monthly.

Cost: $ 45.00
Learn all the fun things you can do with your Premier+ or Premier+2 Embroidery Software. This club is FREE to those who purchased their software from The Sewing Circle!

Cost: $ 25.00
Join us in learning different, fun, cute and challenging projects you can do with your serger!

Cost: $ 25.00
UFO
Don't know what a UFO is? Unfinished Object! We all have them. Join us for some fun sewing. This year, it is bring your dinner and we will sew until 10pm. Sewing, eating, movies, music! What fun!

Cost: $ FREE
Have you wondered what Bobbin-work is? Would you like to use thicker threads, thin yarns & ribbons in your decorative sewing? Bobbin work can really enhance your decorative sewing!

Cost: $ 20.00
Learn what all the feet for your machine and the optional accessory feet can do for your sewing. This is a technique class only. No project will be created. However, you may want to create your own resource manual just like the instructor! Let's work our way through the accessory guide!

Cost: $ 30.00
This class is for those who have just purchased a sewing machine. It is for Singer, Husqvarna Viking and PFAFF new machines ONLY. Topics to be covered: General maintenance, threading and selecting stitches on your sewing machine, needle know-how, thread know-how.

Cost: $ 60.00
This class is for those who have just purchased a Singer, Husqvarna-Viking or Pfaff sewing or embroidery machine. Learn to use advanced features of your sewing machine such as seams for different fabric types and weight, blind hem, buttonholes, sewing on stretch fabrics, denim hems, programming.

Cost: $ 60.00
This class is for those who have just purchased a Singer, Viking or Pfaff embroidery machine. Learn the basic embroidery features of your new embroidery machine

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn how to maintain and thread the 4 thread functions of your machine. Tension, stitch length, stitch width, differential, needle use and problems with stitches.

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn to use your serger- 2 & 3 Thread functions. You should take Serger Owner's 1 before taking this class

Cost: $ 60.00
Learn the basics of your new serger: Coverstitch, chainstitch and 5 thread overlock. You should take Owner's 1 & 2 before you take this class

Cost: $ 60.00
PREMIER+ 2 is the Ultimate Embroidery Software for any machine. Premier+2 is the current version of our Professional Software! ***If you have Premier+ (last year's version) or the Premier+ for Mac, you can attend this class also! 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. We will make a SIMPLE name tag as a starter activity.

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 & Embroidery Extra" modules.

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
Learn to sew with Jo. Just for the kids! Ages 8+ (must start with a pillowcase and zipper bag). This fun class 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
Have fun making some basic projects while learning basic sewing skills. Help from the instructor to, pick your own project to continue your sewing education and fun.

Cost: $ 18.00
What a wonderful day bag, diaper bag or just catch-all bag. You can personalize this bag by adding applique, embroidery or quilting. This lined bag will have two zippered pockets. You can also add a zippered pocket to the outside. Finished size is 18"x12"x9". Handles can be embellished to your desire.

Cost: $ 50.00
Let us help you dress your 18" doll or make clothes for dolls who will be presents this winter!

Cost: $ 40.00
This is a fun bag to make! This bag has handy front pockets and several interior pockets!

Cost: $ 35.00
4 ways to make Pillows! Pillows for every room of your house or as gifts! Have you ever thought, " I sew, I can make that!"? Here is your chance to learn from a master! Candy owned a custom decorating business and she will share with you her tricks that make pillows easy and fun!

Cost: $ 30.00
Making candy wrapper bags is FUN! Eat the candy (the best part), save the bag (from candies, cookies, magazine covers instead of bags, newspaper clips or pages, fabric or anything you can laminate! You might want to try laminating children art for these bags also.)

Cost: $ 35.00
Make a fun clothesline basket

Cost: $ 25.00
Cut some triangles, spin them around, rearrange and sew back together. Uses the 60 degree equilateral triangle ruler.

Cost: $ 45.00
Triangles, Triangles! It's a frenzy of triangles. Cut some triangles, spin them around, rearrange them, sew them together. Table runner, mantle runner, bed runner, long or short, large or small. The possibilities are endless. It's a Triangle Frenzy!

Cost: $ 45.00
This Quilt Sampler is made of traditional blocks, using Christmas fabrics. You can use any fabrics: a collection you love, batiks, linens, or fabrics you have to make a scrappy quilt. You will learn many different techniques and tricks to make piecing more precise and fun!

Cost: $ 110.00
The Dresden Quilt Block gained popularity in America in the 1930"s. The origins of this design is said to have come from Dresden, Germany inspired by baroque art and porcelain designs. We will reference many sources, but our main text will be Distinctive Dresdens. Each student will choose their own project. All patterns can be modified to make them simpler or more difficult.

Cost: $ 75.00
Learn how to use your embroidery machine as an edge to edge quilting machine. What fun this will be! No long arm needed!

Cost: $ 65.00
Stitch stylish notebooks to store packs of needles for embroidery, sewing and quilting! There are three sizes of this case, both holding several packs. We will make the middle size (two rows for needles.)

Cost: $ 45.00
Organize everything from sewing supplies, cosmetics, markers, and more with these fun & portable roll up organizers. Use a variety of coordinating fabrics to create your own unique too.

Cost: $ 45.00
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
If you have made a collage quilt and just want to make one unique, this is the class for you! Bring a picture or line drawing of something you want to collage and we will help you get it done!

Cost: $ 25.00
True to its name, only two fabrics required! This pattern only requires one gradated ombre fabric and one coordinating print to create this stunning bargello wall hanging. What a fast way to make a stunning "Faux" Bargello! Use one of our great NEW Ombre' fabrics and make it a SNAP!

Cost: $ 50.00
Take a second look at this quilt! Carol has digitized some fun embroidery blocks that will create a WONDERFUL latte quilt revisited! Join the class and receive the embroidery designs made by our own Carol and all the instructions.

Cost: $ 160.00
Join us in making your first of many quilts using "Easy Piecing Grid Panels by Carmen Geddes of TenSisters Handicraft"! Make perfect 2" square projects - all squares are perfectly matched every time - no pinning! SO EASY! 2" Finished Squares (start with 2.5" squares, perfect for mini charm packs!) Wait till you see all the things you can do!

Cost: $ 35.00
This beginner-friendly class will teach you to use the Twister tool as you make a wall-hanging that is super easy even though it looks hard. Included in the class fee are the patterns for the wreath, heart and Christmas tree. You?ll also learn to chain-piece, quilt, bind, and make a hanging sleeve.

Cost: $ 45.00
Make your own twister design with Rita's help. See pictures for ideas.

Cost: $ 45.00
Make leggings that will fit you perfectly using the FREE pattern from Patterns for Pirates and your sewing machine. 20 minutes of sewing and you are done!

Cost: $ 20.00
Copy your favorite t-shirt and make your own pattern that FITS you!

Cost: $ 20.00
Did you know that you can sew or serge a sweater? Try it out....

Cost: $ 20.00
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
If you would like to learn how to make your free motion more consistent with the use of rulers, this class is for you.

Cost: $ 30.00