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Friday
15
JUN

Calico Country - DIME Design Workshop

10:00
15:00
Calico Country Sew & Vac
Event organized by Calico Country Sew & Vac

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Quilting with your embroidery machine is one of today's most sought-after embroidery skills.

Half of this 5-hour class includes hands-on stitching and quilting activities.

Lecture demonstration with hands-on quilting and embroidery segments!

Plus! Students will stitch a Make and Take Project: a quilt block with a 3-D applique.

Topics covered:
Design an entire quilt top using state-of-the-art fabric design software
Experiment with repeating patterns to create allover fabrics
Learn piece in-the-hoop techniques for piecing quilt blocks on an embroidery machine
Learn the quilt-as-you-go method for quilting using Stipple products

At the Quilting Stations:
Test drive the Weightless Quilter - the solution for handling bulky quilts
Stitch machine embroidered quilting designs using the shortE
Stitch a 3-D applique
Quilt and take home an appliqued quilt block

Interactive Segments
Piece a block
Monster Hoops and Perfect Quilt Templates
Test drive both the shortE and Weightless Quilter
Navigate the machine's editing screen
Hoop and stitch on dealer's choice of embroidery machines
Use automatic threaders
Use machine editing features

Sign up today for either class!
June 15, 2018: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Or
June 16, 2018: 10:00 am - 3:00 pm