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Virtual Longarm Extravaganza!

$39.00$156.00

This two-day celebration of all things longarming has something for EVERYONE! From beginner to veteran, you are sure to learn lots from educators from Handi Quilter! There are six classes to choose from, or attend all six and get one class FREE!

This event is virtual and interactive! That means that EVERYONE can attend no matter where you live!

Read the description below for a class schedule, costs and what each class has in store for you!

 

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Virtual Longarm Extravaganza

with Handi Quilter Educators

STATIONARY MACHINE-QUILTING BASICS
Instructor: Diane Henry

  • $39.00
  • SEPTEMBER 11, 9:00-11:00 AM MST
  • Do you quilt on your domestic sewing machine? Are you looking for more throat space so you can finish your largest quilts easy? Come discover how Handi Quilter Stationary longarm machines give you that wide-open throat space to complete all your quilting projects. Learn the ins and outs of different basting techniques, using the proper thread, needles and tension, and explore basic free-motion quilting. We will also discuss all of the great accessories that are available for this versatile machine.
  • TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • Machine features and using TruStitch or InSight stitch regulation
    • Tension, needles, and threads and winding the perfect bobbin
    • Free-motion quilting basics
    • Basting layers and maneuvering the quilt on a stationary machine
    • Explore how to use all the machine feet, rulers, and other accessories

BEYOND MEANDERING: OTHER WAYS TO FILL YOUR QUILT
Instructor: Diane Henry

  • $39.00
  • SEPTEMBER 11, 12:00-2:00 PM MST
  • Is meandering your go-to design? Are you ready to try something new? We’ll explore other basic background designs, including continuous curve, straight lines, and crosshatching. Learning how to quilt these designs continuously gives you a whole new collection of designs to use for backgrounds, fills and texture on all your quilting projects. From large to small scale, we’ll explore how these great designs can spice up your next quilt.
  • TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • Choosing background fills to accent your design
    • Create extra texture with creative fills
    • Try out patterns large to small patterns
    • Use a grid to keep your pattern consistent
    • Adjustable handlebars and HQ Micro Handle tips and tricks.

FIT, ECHO, AND FILL YOUR QUILT WITH FEATHERS
Instructor: Megan Best

  • $39.00
  • SEPTEMBER 11, 3:00-5:00 PM MST
  • A true classic, feathers make any quilt look extra special. Learn how to make feathers fit into any space, how to echo your feathers so the really pop, and how to fill your feathers with beautiful swirls and curls. Feather designs range from classic to modern, and we’ll explore all these different styles. Filling your quilts with feathers is easy and fun with designs from this class.
  • TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • Feather foundations: spines and stitching paths
    • Filling your feathers with complementing designs
    • Fitting feathers in any space
    • Feathered borders and how to turn corners
    • Creating feather edge to edge designs

USING RULERS AND TEMPLATES
Instructor: Megan Best

  • $39.00
  • SEPTEMBER 12, 9:00-1:00 AM MST
  • Looking for the perfect circle or wave? Or how about a heart or arc? These shapes are all possible with consistency and precision when you use a ruler or template. Learn the safe way to use these tools, starting with the right foot. We’ll explore designs like waves with channels, curved crosshatching, and echoing around applique. Rulers will become your new favorite quilting design tool.
  • TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • Ruler safety: Sure Foot, ruler base & the right rulers
    • Use ruler markings for precision and accuracy
    • How to mark for rulers
    • HQ VersaTool: stitch-in-the-ditch, cross-hatch, piano keys, clamshells, and arcs
    • Wave Rulers, modern and classic designs

INTRODUCTION TO THE PRO-STITCHER
Instructor: Megan Best

  • $39.00
  • SEPTEMBER 12, 12:00-2:00 PM MST
  • Pro-stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for use with Handi Quilter longarm quilting machines. User-friendly and simple to operate, the step-by-step process for each function is easy and fun. Whether finishing your own quilts or consider a quilting business, come see the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with Pro-Stitcher. New owners- start here!
  • TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • Overview of support resources available on-line
    • Overview of menu and basic functions and design catalog
    • Place a block design using Skew, Resize, XForm and Align
    • Demonstration of the Pro-Stitcher Simulator
    • Overview of Pro-Stitcher Designer

INTRODUCTION TO PRO-STITCHER DESIGNER
Instructor: Megan Best

  • $39.00
  • SEPTEMBER 12, 3:00-6:00 PM MST
  • Pro-Stitcher Designer is a full featured, vector-based drawing software giving you the ability to quickly design, edit, customize, export and import any quilting motif you can imagine. This class will start with a basic overview of the easy to use features. New users will be creating their own designs for their next quilting project by the end of the class!
  • TOPICS INCLUDE:
    • Overview of support resources available on-line
    • Overview of user interface, basic functions and design catalog
    • Draw basic designs using the Draw Tools with a backdrop and add stitches, save and import your design to Pro-Stitcher
    • Create simple closed shapes using the Artwork Tools and use the Interlocking view option
    • Use the Auto Digitizing feature to create a design

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