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Back to School Education Event // IA

Sep 22 - Sep 23 2023

Hosted By - Hermes Auto & Upholstery, Inc

Location - Maquoketa // IA

Phone - (563) 652-2279

Address - 1325 E Platt St, Maquoketa // IA 52060


Join us for a Machine Quilting Education Event // September 22nd & 23rd, 2023 

 Classes and Demonstrations featuring Handi Quilter Educator Dee Maier 

 Class Schedule:  

 Friday, September 22nd  

9:00am – 12:00pm   Customizing Your Free Motion Foundations 

Blocks, backgrounds, sashing’s and borders – these are the basic components of many pieced quilt tops, and there are tricks to quilting them with a cohesive overall look, while creating your own personal style. Learn how to select and adapt designs to complement each area, and how to accomplish the quilting efficiently and easily. Tried-and-true fillers and “go-to” designs will be featured. 

1:00-4:00pm   Pro-Stitcher Basics (Simulation) 

Pro-Stitcher is an intuitive computer-guided quilting system designed especially for use with Handi Quilter longarm quilting machines. User-friendly and simple to operate, the step­ by-step process for each function is easy and fun. Whether finishing your own quilts or consider a quilting business, come see the elegant and precise quilting you can accomplish with Pro-Stitcher. New users – start here! 

 Saturday, September 23rd  

9:00am-12:00pm & 1:00-4:00pm Exploring PS Designer Basics 

Class Description: Pro-Stitcher Designer is full featured, vector-based drawing software which 

gives you the ability to quickly design, edit, customize, export and import any quilting motif you can imagine. This class will start with a basic overview of the easy-to-use features. New users will be creating their own digital designs for their next quilting project by the end of this class! 

 Call today to sign up for classes!  563-652-2279 

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