Get to Know Your BERNINA Q Series

Get to Know Your BERNINA Q Series

MAR 22–25

In this retreat you will construct a small quilt, learn how to divide and conquer the quilting, and get a lesson on binding the quilt. You will leave feeling comfortable with the Q Series on the Frame and ready to start quilting!

Become familiar with:
- Rulerwork Pantographs
- Free-motion quilting
- Threads, needles and tension
- Selecting quilting designs
- BERNINA quilting feet and accessories
- Much, much more!

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Class begins at 8:30 AM CT each day
Lunch is from 12:00 PM–1:00 PM CT each day
Class ends at 4:00 PM CT each day
 
Day 1:   

- Construct project (working on BERNINA 590 sewing machines)
- Properly load the quilt frame
- Discussion of batting, needles, thread and tension
- Quilting with Twin Needles
- Use of various feet available for the Q Series machines

Day 2:
-Ruler Work

Day 3:
-Pantographs
-Free Motion Techniques
-Dinner at Aspen Lane Wine Company

Day 4:
- Discussion on how and what to quilt
- Quilting the project
- Binding tips and techniques

LOCATION
BERNINA Creative Center
3682 Prairie Lake Ct | Aurora, IL 60504

FEE $899

Supply List (for students to supply):

   - Small scissors for cutting threads
   - Paper and pen for note taking