Master My BERNINA 880/790 PLUS

Master My BERNINA 880/790 PLUS

MAR 30–APR 1

Knowledge is creative power. Spend three days immersed in the B 880 PLUS or B 790 PLUS and discover their amazing features so you know how to use them when creating your own projects. 

This retreat mixes basic exercises with hands-on sewing and embroidery while you create a collage project that emphasizes the special features of these wonderful machines. This class is considered a beginner-level class; however, you will get the most out of the training if you have a basic idea of how the machine functions. 

TECHNIQUES TAUGHT INCLUDE:

  • Machine Navigation
  • Using Decorative Stitches
  • Stitch Designer
  • BERNINA Dual Feed
  • Group/Ungroup & Rearrange embroidery tools
  • Endless Embroidery & Colorwheel
  • Pinpoint Placement
  • Use of the Design
  • Works Tools
  • Shaping and Distortion on the B 880 PLUS


IN THIS HANDS-ON INTRODUCTION YOU WILL:

  • Learn BERNINA navigation and alter settings to your sewing advantage
  • Create with decorative stitches, including Sideways Motion sewing
  • Create stitches with the Stitch Designer
  • Work with BERNINA Dual Feed
  • Flex your on-screen designing skills with Group/Ungroup & Rearrange tools
  • Embroider with Endless Embroidery
  • Learn perfect placement techniques, including Pinpoint Placement
  • Experience the DesignWorks tools
  • Explore Shaping and Distortion for B 880 PLUS owners


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


LOCATION

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

FEE: $499

 

SUPPLY LIST

  • Small scissors
  • Thread snips
  • Seam ripper
  • Straight pins