BERNINA DEALER TO HOST CLASSES BY BERNINA EDUCATOR JEANNE DELPIT IN MARIETTA AND DULUTH, GEORGIA

Atlanta Sewing Center is now accepting registrations

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Atlanta Sewing Center, a BERNINA Dealer with locations in Marietta and Duluth, Ga, is hosting a day of classes with BERNINA educator and trainer Jeanne Delpit at both stores. Classes at the Marietta location, 50 Barrett Parkway, Suite 4005 will take place on Tuesday, August 27. Classes at the Duluth store, 2148 Duluth Highway NE, Suite 111 will be held on Thursday, August 29. Registrants are asked to call the Marietta store at (770)428-5522 or the Duluth location at (770)622-1880 depending on which location they want to take a class.

Ms. Delpit will teach two different classes at each location:

  • "Made to Create: Creative Organization," from 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. A hands-on class, participants will turn a simple sewing organizer fabulous with a dash of appliqué, crystals and customization with BERNINA embroidery accessories and DesignWorks Software. The cost is for the class is $20 and the fee is refundable toward the purchase of a new BERNINA machine on the day of class.
  • "Made to Create: Journey through Creativity," from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. Participants will explore innovative BERNINA machine features, accessories and notions during a lecture and demo class. The cost for the class is $10.
BERNINA's DesignWorks Software Suite offers three modules, CutWork, PaintWork and CrystalWork components, turning your embroidery machine into a mixed media tool. Each module may be used independently or in combination with the others. With CutWork, shapes, patterns and designs are cut from multiple layers of fabric. PaintWork allows the application of pen drawings to fabric and textiles. Crystal appliqué patterns are created for textiles and garments using CrystalWork.

Jeanne Delpit is BERNINA's Director of National Events. She coordinates trade shows and BERNINA University, teaches Dealer trainings, and presents BERNINA products at consumer events and webinars. Ms. Delpit is also an Expert on BERNINA's WeAllSew blog.

Since opening in 1970, Atlanta Sewing Center has helped many metro Atlanta and Georgia residents from around the state explore their creativity and expand their sewing and fiber arts skills. An authorized BERNINA Dealer, Atlanta Sewing Center sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and provides an extensive variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. Whatever a customer's favorite type of sewing, they'll find a staff member at Atlanta Sewing Center who can assist with their questions and challenges. For more information, please visit www.atlantasewing.com.

About BERNINA
Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world's premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering state-of-the-art sewing and embroidery systems, sergers and embroidery software. BERNINA's leadership is marked by an impressive number of industry leaders, influencers and artisans who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of approximately 450 fully trained independent dealerships. In 2008, the company introduced the revolutionary BERNINA 830, a machine designed to change the home sewing industry. To learn more and to find a dealer, visit bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.