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Humble HQ Van Event: OWNER'S LONGARM BOOTCAMP



-Calling HQ Longarm Owners-

Join us for Longarm Bootcamp to learn how to properly prepare and load your quilt onto the frame. Explore thread, needles and tension settings to help you achieve the quilting you desire. Overcome the fear of setting tension or trying new threads.  Learn the basic relationship of needles and threads to each other and to the machine.  Open up the world of specialty threads for exciting new applications.  We will discuss batting, groovy boards, pantographs, free-motion and step up to the world of Pro-Stitcher with National Educator Susan Manry.

TOPICS INCLUDE:

  • Basic machine and frame elements and features
  • Bobbins, tension, needles, and thread
  • How to load a quilt onto a frame
  • Quilting with Groovy Boards and pantographs
  • Rulers, Micro Handles, and basic free motion 
  • Basic theory of stitch formation
  • Relationship of needles to thread to machine
  • Proper threading and tension
  • Properties of threads
  • Specialty threads and how to handle them
  • Batting
  • Pro-Stitcher Intro

 

Skill Level:
intermediate
Skill Details:
ALL SKILL LEVELS WELCOME! If you own a HandiQuilter, you NEED this class!
Materials Included:
Machines with Pro-Stitcher Provided!
Instructor Name:
Susan Manry
Instructor Bio:
Handi Quilter National Educator

Humble HQ Van Event: OWNER'S LONGARM BOOTCAMP

Cost:
$ 129.00
Price includes lunch, refreshments, instruction by Susan Manry, hands-on training and FUN! Amara(s) with Pro-Stitcher Provided!