BERNINA DEALER KELLY J’S SEWING CENTER & QUILT SHOP TO HOST SEWAPALOOZA FEATURING NANCY BEDNAR SATURDAY AUGUST 23 IN DULUTH MINNESOTA

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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Kelly J’s Sewing Center & Quilt Shop, a BERNINA Dealer in Duluth, Minn., is hosting a Sewapalooza event on Saturday, August 23 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. BERNINA Educator Nancy Bednar will guide participants through projects using quilting, embroidery and BERNINA accessories. The cost is $75 and includes supplies for three projects, use of BERNINA machines and accessories, lunch, and gifts. The event will take place at the Dealer, located at 6140 Jean Duluth Road. To register, stop by the store, call (218)724-8781, or email kellyjsews@msn.com.
 
Nancy Bednar teaches embroidery, overlocker/serger and machine quilting tips and techniques. Nancy is from Brookfield, Ill., and is a sewing educator, freelance instructor and author, who uncovered her passion for sewing when she explored creative and practical aspects of sewing in elementary school. From garment, home decoration projects to bridal and special occasion sewing, Nancy’s true love is the overlocker/serger. Nancy has trained BERNINA Dealers and consumers about all aspects of sewing with a special emphasis on garment stitching and creative machine techniques. She is a regular contributor to Sewing and Serger Update newsletters, and has been published in Sew News.
 
Kelly J’s Sewing Center & Quilt Shop is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to area residents. The Dealer sells BERNINA sewing machines and software, and provides a variety of sewing, embroidery and quilting classes for people of all skill levels. Kelly J’s Sewing Center & Quilt Shop also offers a large selection of quilting fabric and supplies, and a number of events and contests. More information is at www.kellyjssewingcenter.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 www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.