Two Days of Sewing Sessions to Build a Solid Sewing Foundation and help you through a LIFETIME of sewing.
Mastering Challenging Fabrics
Professional BERNINA expert, Shelly Fitzgerald
None! Whether you are a seasoned pro, or you’ve never touched a sewing machine you can attend this course. Everyone will walk away with tips and techniques to improve their sewing skills or inspire them to learn and sew more!
Learn how to successfully sew challenging fabrics such as leather, fur, chiffon, cork, knit, Cuddle and more! Learn seam and hem finishes to “sew like a pro” on various fabrics. Discover ways to make sewing easier by using proper feet, stitches and features of BERNINA machines for precise sewing. Be inspired and encouraged to sew as you learn how to successfully work with all the new textiles available using traditional techniques.
You will graduate BERNINA ACADEMY with a completed BERNINA Academy Technique Book with 20 finished sewing samples and the techniques for Mastering Challenging Fabrics. In addition, as a graduation gift, you will receive the collectible BERNINA Academy USB stick which includes information on fabric care, needles, inspirational projects and instructions to inspire you long after the course is over.
No need to pack your machine or anything for that matter! BERNINA machines and supplies will be provided both days. The B790 machine and the gorgeous brand new B590 will be invaluable learning tools for your course! The Bernina L450 serger will also be part of your lesson.
EXTRA CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:
Each student will receive “School Supplies” valued at over $50. Raffle prizes will be given away each day. Discounts available for students on “school” supplies throughout the shop. And of course, recess time is included in your schedule. All attendees will be served breakfast during registration and lunch will be served both days.
ACADEMY COURSE FEE:
All this learning, fun and excitement for just $99* if you sign up by August 31st! Price goes up to $149 after that.
These special BERNINA events have been SOLD OUT every year and have received rave reviews from previous sewing students. Don’t miss out on this brand new and unique educational opportunity!
*Sign up by 8/31/17 for $99 fee. After 9/1/17 admission price is $149, no exceptions! There will be no refund given for any cancellations made after 10/1/16; however, you may substitute someone in your place.
|Tue, Oct 10, 2017 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm|
Wed, Oct 11, 2017 at 10:00 am to 4:00 pm