How: 10 weekly sessions in a recorded webinar setting.
Session 1: First we will cover the Configure module in its entirety.
We will follow the CREATE Module Guide, completely:
The CREATE module Reference Guide Index:
Session 2: How to get started – Where things are, and how to get Help.
Session 3: Open, Save, Insert, and Export embroideries. Viewing embroideries: All the ways to do this: 3D and 2D; zoom, Overview, grid, backgrounds, design info, design player, life view.
Session 4: Creating design elements: The tools in QuickCreate, Freehand, and Precise Create; fill areas and properties; column, object, and global properties; changing properties for objects; changing stitch types, and changing design size (limitations)
Session 5: The ExpressDesign Wizard (all 7 radio buttons); the elements in each option; images, options, colors, backgrounds.
Session 6: Drawings (vectors): Managing, creating, and editing; the vector creation tools available in the Draw window; filmstrip, paths, encore, multiply, cut, copy, paste, undo/redo; flood fills, lines, mirror; minipics.
Session 7: Motifs, machine stitches, and stamps.
Session 8: Creating fills and lines; precise create, Freehand, and QuickCreate methods; editing fills and lines; holes; using lines (types, running/double/triple stitches; double, double zigzag, triple, satin line, motif line). EDITING these!
Session 9: Applique and colors; using commands (stops, alignment stitches; single stitch).
Session 10: Fill areas; satin areas; satin columns (column, satin, feathered satin, Richelieu Bars, tapered Motifs, creating columns) – EDITING these!
- I will give assignments in each session.
- You work them out using the recorded video for the session.
- Send me email or PM if you get stuck with an assignment.
- If you cannot attend a session, NO problem – it will be recorded, for you to download.