EMBROIDERY DAY GETAWAY EVENT 2015
 
PATH E~D~G~E CLASSES AND PRESENTATIONS

 Below are the E~D~G~E PATH classes 
and presentations that will be offered at the 
Embroidery Day Getaway Event

Official schedules and sign-ups will be 
emailed to registered attendees by June 22

THE ARTISTIC EXPERIENCE 
Appropriate for all levels
This fun and informative presentation style class will showcase new techniques and on trend project ideas that showcase the new digital cutter, the Artistic Edge and the current line of Artistic software.  Learn how to design, cut and use vinyl - both adhesive and fusible, fabric applique, paper crafting, crystal templates and so much more.  Expert educators will guide you through a series of projects highlighting all of the best features of the Edge and SimpleCut software.  

SEWING AL FRESCO
Appropriate for all levels
This presentation style experience designed by Janome educators will demonstrate the Horizon Memory Craft 15000 and its accessories.  Creative sewing/embroidery projects and techniques will be showcased using the latest technology.  Whether you already own a Horizon Memory Craft 15000 or are interested in purchasing one, this class is appropriate for you.  Subjects covered include lace and fabric manipulation; applique piping and pintuck techniques; quilting in the hoop and NEW Cutwork embroidery techniques. 

EMBROIDERY AND ZIPPERADE 
Appropriate for Inquisitive/Intermediate
This one day event will allow you to experience the most amazing sewing and embroidery machine the world has to offer - with no obligation or pressure to buy.  The event will be a fun-filled day adding zippers that are used on many in-the hoop embroidery projects. Specific project kits will be furnished.  Educators will lead you on a hands-on journey to see why one day you may consider buying this top-of-the-line machine. The Memory Craft model 15000 machines will be supplied by Janome America.  This is a unique experience to see this many top of the line machines being used in one room!

If you've always wanted to get more than a 15-minute demo, or just want to spend a day sewing embroidery with the country's best educators without having to buy a machine, this is the event you must attend.  

Check out the machine that will be used in the class by clicking on the link below:

Memory Craft 15000


ZIPPER CASES - TAUGHT BY REEN FROM EMBROIDERY GARDEN
Appropriate for Intermediate/Advanced
In this class you will learn how a zipper can easily be installed on an embroidery machine when you make this useful, quilted case.  The case will be fully lined with no exposed seams inside.  Kits will be provided for this hands on class.  Fabrics may vary. 

  
 
TEXAS FLAG MUG RUG - TAUGHT BY REEN FROM EMBROIDERY GARDEN
Appropriate for Inquisitive/Intermediate
Show your Texas pride with this made 'in the hoop' mug rug.  This design features machine embroidered appliqué and quilting.  This class will take you through all the steps to finish the design completely on an embroidery machine.  Kits will be provided for this hands on class. Fabrics may vary.  





TEXTURE MAGIC FLOWER - TAUGHT BY REEN FROM EMBROIDERY GARDEN
Appropriate for Inquisitive/Intermediate
In this class you will create a fun, dimensional flower that you can turn into a pin.  You can also use these flowers to embellish purses, totes, etc.

You will learn about Texture Magic and how it can be applied to other areas of machine embroidery.  The flowers are stitched 'in the hoop' then we will assemble them.  Kits will be provided for this 'hands on' class. Fabrics may very.  

 


THE BASICS OF APPLIQUE IN THE HOOP - TAUGHT BY ANNA FROM ANNA'S AWESOME APPLIQUE DESIGNS
Appropriate for Inquisitive
This presentation style class will demonstrate the "Applique in the Hoop" technique for one color applique fabric and multiple applique fabrics.  Hints and tips will be discussed during the demonstration.  The class will also include a discussion on when and how Pre-cut applique shapes can be used.  

   


BEYOND THE BASICS OF "APPLIQUE IN THE HOOP" - TAUGHT BY ANNA FROM ANNA'S AWESOME APPLIQUE DESIGNS
Appropriate for Intermediate/Advanced
Beyond the Basics of Applique in the Hoop will demonstrate "Applique and Quilting in the Hoop" technique, including how to join the quilted blocks.  Hints and tips will be discussed during this demonstration.  Applique designs that require multiple hoopings will also be discussed.  

  


VIP CLASS FOR JANOME AND ELNA OWNERS:
Janome of America and Elna USA will be conducting a customer appreciation class for those owners of Janome models: 15000,12000,11000 and Elna owners with models: 900 or 9600.  If you own one of these models, consider attending this class with their educators to learn more about your machine, software options, connecting to your computer via cable or wireless, and to complete one special project.  Supplies and machines will be furnished.  

INTRODUCTION TO EMBROIDERY DIGITIZING
Inquisitive
SEE how Embroidery digitizing transforms an image or words or your ideas into beautiful stitches.  DISCOVER which software is right for you. Monogramming, Starter, Full or Free.  Learn how to SAVE big on your digitizing software purchase.  Find out what's NEW in the embroidery world. 

INTERMEDIATE EMBROIDERY DIGITIZING
Intermediate/Advanced
You have embroidery software, now see what you can really do with it.  Attend this class to discover what else you can do with digitizing software including cutwork.  Learn how to make your software work on Windows 8 and how to get your computer and software ready for the July release of Windows 10. 

Have a design that's been giving you problems? Send us a problem design before the event and a professional digitizer will review and let you know at the event what needs to be done to get it corrected. 

Areas to be covered include:
-Multi-hoop layout
-Design adjustment for different fabrics
-Create Lettering, Create monogram designs
-Embroidery lettering editing
-Built-in fonts
-Satin and Weave fills
-Single and Triple line stitches
-Freehand embroidery

This class will have a question and answer session at the end

PRESENTATION BY DALCO HOME SEW
The “Regal” design from the Jacobean Fantasy Flowers will be demonstrated. You will see how easy Applique on the Embroidery Machine can be when the parts for the design come pre-cut and ready to use. We will also show the other collections along with projects using some of the designs.