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Last day to register is Wednesday, July 1

June 11, 2015 – BERNINA of America, the premier manufacturer of sewing, embroidery and quilting machines, is pleased to announce that it is the exclusive sewing machine partner of a three-day Ricky Tims Super Quilt Seminar featuring BERNINA sewing machines. The event is being held at the Waterfront Place Hotel, located at Two Waterfront Place, in Morgantown, W.Va. on Thursday, July 16 through Saturday, July 18. The seminar will feature live demonstrations on BERNINA sewing machines by Ricky Tims and special guest Alex Anderson. Ricky and Alex will utilize multimedia demonstrations to present a variety of techniques and information designed to inspire traditional quilters, contemporary quilt artists, and quilters of all expertise levels. The cost is $224 per person. For more information and to register, visit www.rickytims.com. The last day to register for the seminar is Wednesday, July 1.
Additionally, BERNINA Dealer Quilt Beginnings will exhibit at the event, showcasing all of BERNINA’s machines, including the next generation BERNINA 7 Series and the BERNINA 350 Special Edition featuring a faceplate designed by Ricky Tims. The Dealer will also showcase BERNINA accessories, including the BERNINA Stitch Regulator and BERNINA presser feet.
Ricky Tims is known internationally as a best-selling author, an enthusiastic and encouraging teacher, an award-winning quilter, a fabric designer, and a talented and spellbinding speaker. His innovative and entertaining presentations feature live music and humor combined with scholarly insights and wisdom. Ricky’s quilts have been displayed worldwide and have won numerous international awards. His three-day Ricky Tims Super Quilt Seminars are presented in select cities throughout the United States, and he holds week-long La Veta Quilt Retreats at his art quilt studio in the tiny mountain town of La Veta, Colo. He and Alex Anderson are co-founders of the Web TV site The Quilt Show.
Alex Anderson is known as the host of HGTV's Simply Quilts. She is a national spokesperson for BERNINA of America and the author of 30 books. To learn more about Alex, visit www.alexandersonquilts.com.
Quilt Beginnings is an authorized BERNINA Dealer providing top-quality service to residents in Columbus and Dublin, Ohio. Quilt Beginnings 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 please visit www.quiltbeginnings.com.
Founded in Switzerland more than 100 years ago, BERNINA is the world’s premier manufacturer with a proven reputation for offering quality state-of-the-art sewing, quilting and embroidery machines, overlockers/sergers, and embroidery software. BERNINA’s leadership is marked by an impressive number of ambassadors, industry leaders, influencers and bloggers who chose to partner with the company. BERNINA products are sold in the United States through a network of over 400 fully trained independent dealerships that also offer support and education. Select BERNINA and bernette machines, and BERNINA software can also be purchased through BERNINA’s eCommerce site, shop.bernina.com. BERNINA products are designed for beginning to advanced sewists and priced to meet a variety of budgets, with new products being introduced every year. You can follow BERNINA on Facebook: www.facebook.com/berninausa, Instagram: @BERNINAUSA, and Pinterest: www.pinterest.com/WeAllSew, and read BERNINA’s WeAllSew blog at www.weallsew.com. To learn more about BERNINA and to find a Dealer, visit www.bernina.com or call (630)978-2500.