New classes for beginner and advanced level machine embroiderists are starting soon! Plus, a hot-off the presses book from Lisa Archer and our new issue is out!
First, just for the beginner, we have CME columnist Lisa Archer’s in-the-hoop projects all rolled into one course, and the entire course is FREE! Lisa has a lot of basic information in this course, plus she’ll show you how to make six in-the-hoop projects.
Beginners might not know Lisa Archer, but her teaching style is great for beginners who are new to all the ins and outs of machine embroidery. Please pass this along to any newbies you know.
For those more advanced or who want to improve the machine embroidery skills, Lisa Shaw is visiting us again with another webinar. Her first one Machine Embroidery 101 discussed the basics.
Her second webinar is Tips & Tricks for Expert Results is intended for machine embroidery owners who already have a basic knowledge of their machine. Much of her webinar is taken directly from her own student’s top questions and concerns.
Tune in October 18 for this informative webinar
Next, we have a new book out by Lisa Archer, the Modern Machine Embroidery book with four in-the-hoop designs plus a monogram font. The book is softcover and has full-color photos and expert step-by-step instructions – perfect for both beginner and beyond machine embroiderists.
Last but never the least is our newest issue of Creative Machine Embroidery. It’s hard to work on a Christmas and holiday issue in the middle of summer and fall, but here it is! Look for an upcoming new issue review on the CME blog and of course you can download this month’s free design right now.
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Learn the BasicsJump start your creativity and expand your basic know-how with expert and Creative Machine Embroidery contributor Lisa Archer in this free online course.In Machine Embroidery; The Basics, you’ll learn about the different kinds of embroidery designs, such as fonts, linework, filled and in-the-hoop designs; finding the right format, buying, and downloading designs for use in your machine; and all about the basic tools you’ll need for successful embroidery, from blanks to stabilizer to marking pens and so much more!
On-Demand Webinar Lisa’s first webinar is perfect for the beginner machine embroidery enthusiast. You’ll learn all what goes on ‘under the hood’, basic machine anatomy and how various parts work when stitching designs. Plus you’ll learn:
- Machine embroidery basics
- Embroidery machine anatomy
- How embroidery machines work
- The features of different kinds of embroidery designs
- The purpose of embroidery software
- How to expand your machine embroidery skills.
Tips & Tricks for Expert ResultsLearn new tips and tricks to get the most out of your embroidery machine. Lisa Shaw is your host and this webinar will start October 18! Don’t miss out on this informative webinar that will help you improve on your machine embroidery skills.This webinar will focus on digitizing, software, lettering, different stitch types, plus the nitty gritty of how a design is composed, importance of density and other factors. Also she answers her past students top questions regarding machine embroidery. This webinar is great for those wanting to take their machine embroidery skills to the next level.
Modern Machine Embroidery - Need to know the ins and outs of successful machine embroidery? This fantastic machine embroidery book from Lisa Archer of Pickle Pie Designs and Creative Machine Embroidery magazine contributor, teaches you how to embroider like a pro, giving your sewing projects and purchased items a truly personalized touch.With expert how-tos and full-color photos to show you how to do it successfully, this book is great for beginners and advanced.