Exploring Q-matic

Exploring Q-matic

MAR 2–5 | MAR 16–19 | JUN 22–25 | JUL 27–30 | DEC 7–10, 2020

Join BERNINA Educators in an extensive four-day retreat at the BERNINA Creative Center to explore the many functions and features of the BERNINA Q-matic Automated Quilting System.

Discover the ease of use whether quilting edge-to-edge or creating custom quilted works of art.

BECOME FAMILIAR WITH

  • Edge-to-edge layouts
  • Trimming the design layout
  • Masking an area
  • Aligning your layout
  • Placing designs with Boundary and Markers
  • Much, much more!
In this retreat you will construct a small quilt to custom quilt with Q-matic using many of the tools in the Tool Center. You will also learn how to achieve perfect spacing every time when quilting edge-to-edge. Everyone will leave this retreat with two quilted projects ready to bind.
 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • Class begins at 8:30 AM each day
  • Lunch is from 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM each day
  • Class ends at 4:00 PM each day 
  • Wine and dinner reception at Aspen Lane Wine Company on Wednesday evening

 
LOCATION

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

Picture: Master My BERNINA DreamWorks

EVENT FEE $799
EVENT FEE INCLUDES

  • Kit supplies
  • Instructional materials
  • BERNINA Creative Center Swag Bag
  • BERNINA Store shopping opportunities
  • Lunch served each day
  • Dinner Wednesday evening at Aspen Lane Wine Company

AGENDA

DAY 1

  • Construction of project (working on BERNINA sewing machines)
  • Computer training on Q-matic in a classroom setting

DAY 2

  • Training at the Q Series Frame
  • Complete exercises in the Q-matic Tool Center

DAY 3

  • E2E (edge-to-edge) designs
  • Mask
  • Using Art & Stitch with Q-matic creating a raw edge applique 

DAY 4

  • Create a full layout in Q-matic to place designs
  • Boundary
  • Markers
  • Realign Safe Area

SUPPLY LIST

  • Small scissors
  • Notepad and writing instrument