Longarm Quilting Classes at Brea 2020

$ 50.00

Longarm Quilting Classes

Professional longarm quilting classes at our Brea event center. Expand your knowledge and sharpen your skills with Handi Quilter’s national educator Mary Yoder.

Thursday, April 16th: Pro-Stitcher Discovery Class 1 

Morning Session (10am - 1pm) | Class Fee: $50

This is a class developed for owners and non-owners alike. We will cover both the Handi Quilter Pro-stitcher and the Baby lock version. Those who don’t already own Pro-stitcher are welcomed. Mary will give you an overview of this amazing automatic quilt program show many of its features including an overview of the menu, creating an area, modify, repeat-setting for edge to edge, skew 1 and 2 as well as other features. You will go away with a better understanding to excel in creating your own custom quilting masterpiece.

Thursday, April 16th: Beginning Rulers and Templates

Afternoon Session (2pm - 5pm) | Class Fee: $50

This beginning ruler and template class will show you how to design, draw, then quilt with longarm rulers and templates. Learn the safe way to use these tools, starting with the right foot. We’ll explore many designs including waves with channels and cross hatching. Rulers will become your new favorite quilting design tool. This class is open to all regardless of the type of quilting system that you own or your experience.

Monday, May 11th: Pro-Stitcher Discovery Class 2

Morning Session (10am - 1pm) | Class Fee: $50

We recommend taking the first class; however, it is not a requirement. In this class, you will be learning how to adapt designs in your Pro-Stitcher and create this beautiful table runner. We will be piecing on the frame, binding on the frame and finishing off with quilting the top. You will be learning how to resize designs, crop, learn perfect placement and more. Some of the features and techniques that you will learn are borders with corners, modify tab features, digitizing your designs with the record feature, mark feature, cross-hatching and piano keys.

Monday, May 11th: Longarm Feet and Accessories

Afternoon Session (2pm - 5pm) | Class Fee: $50

Learn how to use the different feet that are available for the longarm machines. You will get a chance to try out different feet and to learn creative ways to use them. This class is open to all regardless of the type of quilting system that you own or your experience.