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Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs

Create the embroidery design of your dreams with Cookie's expert instruction. Youll learn how to turn your own drawings, digital art and even photos into stitch patterns for your embroidery machine. Cookie uses Bernina and Brother software to demonstrate, but the tools she uses will easily translate to most embroidery machines' software. You'll practice creating and modifying a simple redwork ribbon, then move on to fill shapes. You'll learn about embellishing appliqu with multiple stitch typ...

Topics: Design, Machinist
Cost: $40 Per Course

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Cookie will show you how to make your machine work for you as she takes you step-by-step through the process of choosing an image, mapping out the stitch path on paper, and then using your embroidery software to translate your ideas into a digital design. Cookie uses Bernina and Brother software to demonstrate, but the tools she uses will easily translate to most embroidery machines' software, including importing images, choosing stitch types, tracing shapes with mouse clicks and selecting thread colors and densities. You'll practice creating and modifying a simple redwork ribbon, then move on to fill shapes. You'll learn about embellishing appliqu with multiple stitch types and try your hand at shaded floral art. Teach your machine to read your mind and make your ideas a reality! Sign up for "Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs" today!What You'll Learn Choosing and importing images * Planning your stitch path Tracing images using both lines and closed shapes Choosing stitch types and density A variety of filler options, including shading Modifying and expanding your design for different usesWhat You'll Make A simple redwork ribbon design * A bonus "Sleeping Baby" door hanger * A colorful appliqu butterfly with a variety of stitches A shaded floral design You'll also learn how to use your designs to embellish items such as baby socks and tea towelsDesign files are included with your class. Supported file types include: ART50, DST, EXP, HUS, JEF, PES, SEW, VIP and XXX

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  • Level of Difficulty: Beginner
  • Size: Massive Open Online Course
  • Instructor: Cookie Gaynor
  • Cost: $40 Per Course
  • Institution: Craftsy
  • Topics: Design, Machinist

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