Get to Know Your BERNINA Q Series

Get to Know Your BERNINA Q Series

FEB 3–6 | JUN 1–4 | SEP 28–OCT 1 | OCT 19–22, 2020

Work with BERNINA Educators in an extensive four-day retreat at the BERNINA Creative Center on the Q Series with Frame.

You will construct a small quilt, learn how to divide and conquer the quilting, and get a lesson on binding the quilt and 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 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: BERNINA Longarm

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

  • Construct project (working on BERNINA 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

DAY 4

  • Discussion on how and what to quilt
  • Quilting the project
  • Binding tips and techniques

SUPPLY LIST

  • Small scissors
  • Notepad and writing instrument