ONLINE: Master My BERNINA 790 PLUS

ONLINE: Master My BERNINA 790 PLUS

OCT 6–8

Spend three days immersed in the B 790 PLUS and discover the amazing features, so you know how to use them when creating your projects.


Registration Note: This class is currently only offered to Sewists in the 50 states of the United States.

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.
 

HANDS-ON INTRODUCTION 

  • 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
 

PRE-REQUISITES

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.

 

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

  • Lecture via GoToWebinar 10 AM – 1 PM CT
  • Live help via optional private Facebook group 8 AM – 5 PM CT
  • Each class session will be recorded and sent to you at the end of each day so you may re-watch the presentation
  • Presentations will be active for viewing for one week after the class
The online BERNINA Facebook Groups are private. Moderators will be looking at the group for questions 8:00 AM CDT to 5:00 PM CDT each day of class. The group will remain active until one week after class. Being part of the Facebook group is not mandatory, but it is a great way to connect with your classmates. A group invite will be sent to the email you provided in your registration process. If your Facebook account is under a different email address, please email ehall@berninausa.com with the alternate email for your Facebook Account.



LOCATION

Online via GoToWebinar and Facebook (Facebook not required, but can be used for asking additional questions and connecting with fellow classmates)

 

EVENT FEE $199
EVENT FEE INCLUDES

  • Daily Online Lectures
  • Live help from 8 AM to 5 PM daily during the class session
  • Exclusive Facebook group access
 

SUPPLY LIST

  • BERNINA B 790 PLUS 
  • BERNINA Embroidery Machine B 790 PLUS 
  • Reverse pattern foot #1D
  • Overlock foot #2A
  • Edgestitch foot # 10D
  • Open embroidery foot #20C
  • Drop-shaped embroidery foot #26
  • Sideways motion foot #40C
  • BERNINA Stitch Regulator #42
  • Walking foot #50
  • Slide on table
  • Touch Pen for screen
  • Bobbins
  • Tweezers
  • Large Oval Hoop with template and clips
  • Mega Hoop with template and clips 
  • Straight Stitch Needle Plate-optional

NOTIONS

  • Isacord or Mettler Polysheen Embroidery Thread (variety of colors)
  • Bobbin Thread 60wt (neutral color)
  • BERNINA or Schmetz Embroidery Needles, Size 75/11 or 80/12
  • Heat Erase Pen or Water Soluble Marking Pen
  • Small Ruler 1" x 6" or Hem Gauge
  • Wonder Clips or Pins
  • Thread Snips
  • Small trimming scissors  
Maintenance and Care of your machine is an important factor in the performance of your machine. Please have your machine cleaned, oiled, and a new needle inserted prior to stitching.