Quilters’ Choice is now accepting registrations in person and by phone

BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Quilters’ Choice, a BERNINA Dealer in Jupiter, Fla., is hosting two days of classes with BERNINA educator and trainer Debbi Lashbrook.  The classes are $25 each and will be held Thursday, April 18 and Friday, April 19 at Quilters’ Choice, 661 Maplewood Drive, #14.  Sewing machines and kits will be provided by the Dealer.  Registration is available at Quilters’ Choice or by calling (561)747-0525.

Ms. Lashbrook will teach three different classes:

  • “Made to Create:  Creative Organization,” on Thursday, April 18, 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. 
  • “Made to Create:  Ingredients for Creativity,” on Thursday, April 18, from 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Attendees will use a variety of techniques and BERNINA accessories to create a stylish pillow in a hands-on sewing class.
  • “Made to Create:  Journey through Creativity,” on Friday, April 19, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.  Participants will explore innovative BERNINA machine features, accessories and notions during a lecture and demo class.
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. 
Debbi Lashbrook is a BERNINA educator and trainer, and one of BERNINA’s Experts on its WeAllSew blog.  Her blog posts include “Spirograph Quilt,” “Decorative Stitches à la CutWork” and “Audition Appliqué Fabrics in Your Embroidery Software.”

Quilters’ Choice is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents for over 20 years.  The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and also provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels.  For more information on the Dealer, please visit

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 or call (630)978-2500.