RULER WORK BASICS

RULER WORK BASICS

Learn how to use specialized quilting rulers to create accurate, repeatable designs. Create straight lines, curved lines, scallops, waves, and specific designs while free-motion quilting with the use of these rulers. Students will practice various exercises with a ruler foot and rulers on a domestic machine. If you have your own ruler foot, rulers, and extension table, please bring to class.   RULER FOOT – A free-motion foot, where all edges of the foot are ¼” from the needle. The thick outside edge of the foot, called the ‘fence’ keeps the ruler from sliding under or over the foot. The BERNINA Ruler Foot #96 is available for BERNINA Q Series and the BERNINA Adjustable Ruler Foot #72 is available for BERNINA domestic sewing machines.    QUILTING RULERS – Acrylic templates that are 3/8 to 1/4 inch thick and are meant to be held against a ruler foot to create a specific...
MACHINE QUILTING WITH CARRIE

MACHINE QUILTING WITH CARRIE

Hungering to get those unquilted tops quilted? This class will fill you right up! Learn the basics of free motion machine quilting. You will learn how to layer your quilt sandwich, stabilize your ingredients and finish with some free motion condiments. We will discuss thread and batting choices available and you will practice stitch in the ditch, echoing, stippling, tear drop patterns and free motion swirl time permitting. Yum! Carrie Zizza is an award-winning quilter who has been machine quilting since 2006 and started her own business, It’s a Zizza, in 2010....
BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #2 FULL

BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #2 FULL

The BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitched per minute! We are offering training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Basics class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine, and 3 practice sessions of 1 hour each (up to 1 hour session at one time) to qualify you as a certified renter. The hourly rental rate will be $20/hour and does not include supplies (thread or batting.) In this 3-part introductory class, students (age 18 or older) will learn how to operate the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine in order to work independently. The first 2 classes will cover the basics of operation and third component will be independent practice sessions. Students will learn how to load the frame, thread the machine, and navigate the unique, user-friendly interface. Students will spend time working with the different stitch modes and explore free motion quilting techniques. Learn how easy it is to use the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine to complete your unfinished quilt tops professionally! The completion of all components of the Basics class is required before renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine. Maximum 2 students per training session. Practice sessions must be completed within 30 days of the 2nd training class. There will be a separate class for training on Q-matic, BERNINA’S automated quilting program, Q-MATIC BASICS, March...
BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #1 FULL

BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #1 FULL

The BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitched per minute! We are offering training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Basics class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine, and 3 practice sessions of 1 hour each (up to 1 hour session at one time) to qualify you as a certified renter. The hourly rental rate will be $20/hour and does not include supplies (thread or batting.) In this 3-part introductory class, students (age 18 or older) will learn how to operate the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine in order to work independently. The first 2 classes will cover the basics of operation and third component will be independent practice sessions. Students will learn how to load the frame, thread the machine, and navigate the unique, user-friendly interface. Students will spend time working with the different stitch modes and explore free motion quilting techniques. Learn how easy it is to use the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine to complete your unfinished quilt tops professionally! The completion of all components of the Basics class is required before renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine. Maximum 2 students per training session. Practice sessions must be completed within 30 days of the 2nd training class. There is a separate class for training on Q-matic, BERNINA’S automated quilting program, Q-MATIC BASICS, March 19,...
BERNINA Q-MATIC BASICS

BERNINA Q-MATIC BASICS

Q-matic is BERNINA’S state-of-the-art system for automated quilting. Whether stitching out simple edge-to-edge designs or intricate custom patterns, Q-matic will make it easy to create an original masterpiece. In this class students will learn the basics to operate Q-matic which will open up a whole new world of creative quilting! BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM BASICS is a prerequisite for taking this class. Use of the Q-matic while renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine adds $5.00/hour to the rental of...
BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #2

BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #2

Introducing the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitched per minute! We are offering training classes on the BERNINA Q 24Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine Basic class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine, and 3 practice sessions of 1 hour each (up to 1 hour session at one time) to qualify you as a certified renter. The hourly rental rate will be $20/hour and does not include supplies (thread or batting.) In this 3-part introductory class, students (age 18 or older) will learn how to operate the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine in order to work independently. The first 2 classes will cover the basics of operation and third component will be independent practice sessions. Students will learn how to load the frame, thread the machine, and navigate the unique, user-friendly interface. Students will spend time working with the different stitch modes and explore free motion quilting techniques. Learn how easy it is to use the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Quilting Machine to complete your unfinished quilt tops professionally! The completion of all components of the Basics class is required before renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Quilting Machine. Maximum 2 students per training session. Practice sessions must be completed within 30 days of the 2nd training class. BERNINA’S automated quilting program, Q-matic, will be released later in the fall and a separate...
BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #1

BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #1

Introducing the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitched per minute! We are offering training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine Basic class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine, and 3 practice sessions of 1 hour each (up to 1 hour session at one time) to qualify you as a certified renter. The hourly rental rate will be $20/hour and does not include supplies (thread or batting.) In this 3-part introductory class, students (age 18 or older) will learn how to operate the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine in order to work independently. The first 2 classes will cover the basics of operation and third component will be independent practice sessions. Students will learn how to load the frame, thread the machine, and navigate the unique, user-friendly interface. Students will spend time working with the different stitch modes and explore free motion quilting techniques. Learn how easy it is to use the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine to complete your unfinished quilt tops professionally! The completion of all components of the Basics class is required before renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine. Maximum 2 students per training session. Practice sessions must be completed within 30 days of the 2nd training class. BERNINA’S automated quilting program, Q-matic, is here and a separate class for training on this program will be available...
BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #2 FULL

BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #2 FULL

Introducing the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitched per minute! We are offering training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine Basic class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine, and 3 practice sessions of 1 hour each (up to 1 hour session at one time) to qualify you as a certified renter. The hourly rental rate will be $20/hour and does not include supplies (thread or batting.) In this 3-part introductory class, students (age 18 or older) will learn how to operate the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine in order to work independently. The first 2 classes will cover the basics of operation and third component will be independent practice sessions. Students will learn how to load the frame, thread the machine, and navigate the unique, user-friendly interface. Students will spend time working with the different stitch modes and explore free motion quilting techniques. Learn how easy it is to use the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine to complete your unfinished quilt tops professionally! The completion of all components of the Basics class is required before renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine. Maximum 2 students per training session. Practice sessions must be completed within 30 days of the 2nd training class. BERNINA’S automated quilting program, Q-matic, will be released later in the fall and a separate class for training...
BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #1 FULL

BERNINA Q 24 LONGARM MACHINE BASICS PART #1 FULL

Introducing the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm Machine Rental Program! Come learn how to quilt your own quilts on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine, with 24″ throat plate and stitch speed of 2200 stitched per minute! We are offering training classes on the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine for those who want to rent the machine. The required BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine Basic class includes 2 sessions (2 hours each) where you will learn the necessary information to operate the machine, and 6 practice sessions of 1/2 hour each (up to 1 hour session at one time) to qualify you as a certified renter. The hourly rental rate will be $20/hour and does not include supplies (thread or batting.) In this 3-part introductory class, students (age 18 or older) will learn how to operate the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine in order to work independently. The first 2 classes will cover the basics of operation and third component will be independent practice sessions. Students will learn how to load the frame, thread the machine, and navigate the unique, user-friendly interface. Students will spend time working with the different stitch modes and explore free motion quilting techniques. Learn how easy it is to use the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine to complete your unfinished quilt tops professionally! The completion of all components of the Basics class is required before renting the BERNINA Q 24 Longarm machine. Maximum 2 students per training session. Practice sessions must be completed within 30 days of the 2nd training class. BERNINA’S automated quilting program, Q-matic, will be released later in the fall and a separate class for training...
LONGING FOR A LONGARM CLASS FREE!

LONGING FOR A LONGARM CLASS FREE!

Longarm or home sewing machine? Frame or table? Ever wonder which machine quilting option is best for you? Experience machine quilting on the Bernina Q 24 and Q 20 Longarm machines, practice quilting on the Amanda Murphy quilting panel and learn about how to start a machine quilting business! Receive a FREE Seven-spool bundle of Mettler Silk Finish Cotton Quilting Thread plus enter for a chance to win a $5,000 Bernina shopping spree! Join us for this special event. Preregistration required ~ class size...
MACHINE QUILTING WITH CARRIE

MACHINE QUILTING WITH CARRIE

Hungering to get those unquilted tops quilted? This class will fill you right up! Learn the basics of free motion machine quilting. You will learn how to layer your quilt sandwich, stabilize your ingredients and finish with some free motion condiments. We will discuss thread and batting choices available and you will practice stitch in the ditch, echoing, stippling, tear drop patterns and free motion swirl time permitting. Yum! Carrie Zizza is an award-winning quilter who has been machine quilting since 2006 and started her own business, It’s a Zizza, in...