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Master My BERNINA: 880 PLUS

Tuesday through Thursday, August 28th – 30th, 2018

Knowledge is creative power. Spend three days immersed in the B 880 PLUS and discover its amazing features so they can be utilized in the creation of your own projects. This retreat mixes basic exercises with hands-on sewing and embroidery while you create a patched banner or wall hanging that emphasizes the special features of this wonderful machine.

Dates: August 28th – 30th, 2018
Fee: $449

Techniques taught include: 
  • Shaping
  • Stitch Designer
  • ColorWheel
  • Endless Embroidery
  • Distortion
  • Dual Feed
  • Use of DesignWorks Tools
In this hands-on introduction to the BERNINA 880 PLUS:
  • Become acquainted with your BERNINA 880 PLUS
  • Use Shaping
  • Play with the ColorWheel
  • Experience the DesignWorks tools
  • Embroider with Endless Embroidery
  • Create stitches with the Stitch Designer
  • Manipulate stitches with Distortion
  • Use the BERNINA Dual Feed
  • Learn the basics of the sewing and embroidery features on the B 880 PLUS
Prerequisites: This class is considered a beginner-level class; however, you will get the most out of the training if you have a basic idea of how the machine functions.
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
Location: BERNINA Creative Center, Prairie Lake Ct., Aurora, IL 60504
Registration Fee: $449
  • Instructional materials
  • Kit supplies
  • BERNINA Creative Center Swag Bag
  • BERNINA Store shopping opportunities
  • BERNINA 880 PLUS and accessories for use in class
  • Lunch served each day
Supply List
  • Basic sewing supplies:
    • thread snips
    • seam ripper
    • small scissors
    • straight pins