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For about 16 years, I have been teaching classes for new owners of BERNINA sewing machines, sergers, embroidery machines and embroidery software.

Visit to check the calendar for classes that the teaching staff and I have scheduled at BERNINA Sewing Studio in Lincoln, NE.

There are a few classes that I teach regularly .....

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Embroidery Machine Basics

Learn the ins and outs of your BERNINA or Deco embroidery machine. From the basics of hooping to customizing designs and Endless Embroidery, you’ll discover all you need to get the most from your embroidery system.

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Embroidery Software Basics

Class 1: Software Basics
Class 2: Lettering, Monograms, Editing part 1
Class 3: Editing part 2, Auto Digitizing
Class 4: Manual Digitizing, DesignerPlus Features part 1
Class 5: DesignerPlus Features part 2
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BSR and More

Designed for BERNINA sewing machines that include the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, this class goes beyond the introduction you got in the My BERNINA Basics class. We will practice a variety of free-motion quilting techniques and discuss the ingredients of successful machine quilting.
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Endless Embroidery

You’ve had an introduction to Endless Embroidery in your basic embroidery class. Now, get hands-on experience using this feature of the BERNINA 780, 830 and 880 machines.
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BERNINA Quilter Software

Learn how to use the Quilter program that is a part of the BERNINA Embroidery software. While there have been some enhancements to the more recent versions of the software, the Quilter program's basic functions have remained the same and owners of all versions can benefit from this class.hines.
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BERNINA Cross Stitch Software

The Cross Stitch program is an application in EditorPlus and DesignerPlus Embroidery Software that can create wonderful cross stitch designs to sew with your embroidery machine. We will start with the basic functions of the software, then explore ways to use it to produce incredible effects, including cross stitch portraits.