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Get to Know Your Q Series

May 14th – 17th, 2018

Work with BERNINA Educators in an extensive four-day retreat at the
BERNINA Creative Center on the Q Series with Frame. Become familiar with:
ruler work, pantographs, free-motion quilting, threads, needles and tension,
selecting quilting designs, BERNINA quilting feet and accessories and much,
much more!

Dates: May 14th – 17th, 2018
Fee: $749
 



Work with BERNINA Educators in an extensive four-day retreat at the BERNINA Creative Center on the Q Series with Frame.
Become familiar with:
  • Ruler Work
  • Pantographs
  • Free-motion quilting
  • Threads, needles and tension
  • Selecting quilting designs
  • BERNINA quilting feet and accessories
  • Much, much more!
 
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!
 
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
 
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
Registration Fee: $749.00
Includes:
  • Kit supplies
  • Instructional materials
  • BERNINA Creative Center Swag Bag
  • BERNINA Store shopping opportunities
  • BERNINA sewing machines and Q Series on Frame for use in class
  • Lunch served each day
  • Dinner at Aspen Lane Wine Company on Monday evening
 Supply List
  • Small scissors
  • Notepad and writing instrument