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BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that Quilt Quarters, a BERNINA Dealer in Carmel, Indiana, is hosting Sewapalooza, hands-on sewing, embroidery, and quilting workshops on Friday, November 7 and Saturday, November 8 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at 9840 North Michigan Road in Carmel. BERNINA Educator Nancy Bednar will lead event-goers through three unique projects including a quilted mini travel pillow, an embellished shoe sack using BERNINA’s DesignWorks software and a cord caddy. Each workshop costs $49 and includes lunch, a CD with project instructions, software and accessories, and an opportunity to experience BERNINA machines. The Dealer is also offering special pricing on BERNINA machines. To register, call (317)757-8340 or stop by the store. Registration is recommended as seats are limited.
BERNINA Educator, 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 and Through the Needle.
Quilt Quarters is an authorized BERNINA Dealer which provides top-quality service to area residents. 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, 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.