Get to Know Your BERNINA Q Series

March 11–14, 2019 | July 15–18, 2019

In this retreat, you will construct a small quilt, learn how to divide and conquer the quilting, and get a lesson on binding the quilt. You will leave feeling comfortable with the Q Series on the Frame and ready to start quilting!

Get to Know Your BERNINA Q Series

Work with BERNINA Educators in an extensive four-day retreat at the BERNINA Creative Center on the Q Series with Frame. You will construct a small quilt, learn how to divide and conquer the quilting, and get a lesson on binding the quilt and you will leave feeling comfortable with the Q Series on the Frame and ready to start quilting! 

BECOME FAMILIAR WITH

  • Rulerwork
  • Pantographs
  • Free-motion quilting
  • Threads, needles and tension
  • Selecting quilting designs
  • BERNINA quilting feet and accessories
  • Much, much more!
 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • Class begins at 8:30 AM each day
  • Lunch is from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM each day
  • Class ends at 4:00 PM each day 
  • Wine and dinner reception at Aspen Lane Wine Company on Monday evening

 
LOCATION

BERNINA Creative Center
3682 Prairie Lake Ct | Aurora | IL | 60504
 

EVENT FEE $799

Picture: Master My BERNINA DreamWorks

EVENT FEE INCLUDES

  • Kit supplies
  • Instructional materials
  • BERNINA Creative Center Swag Bag
  • BERNINA Store shopping opportunities
  • Lunch served each day
  • Dinner after the first day at Aspen Lane Wine Company

AGENDA

  • DAY 1
    • Construct project (working on BERNINA sewing machines)
    • Properly load the quilt frame
    • Discussion of batting, needles, thread, and tension
    • Quilting with Twin Needles
    • Use of various feet available for the Q Series machines 
    • Group dinner
  • DAY 2
    • Ruler Work
  • DAY 3
    • Pantographs
    • Free Motion Techniques
  • DAY 4
    • Discussion on how and what to quilt
    • Quilting the project
    • Binding tips and techniques

SUPPLY LIST

  • Small scissors
  • Notepad and writing instrument