Art & Stitch is computerized quilting and design software for
longarm quilting (Art & Stitch Base)
and machine embroidery (Art & Stitch Plus). Choose from vector-based drawing, design editing, format conversion, or design and quilt design layout for most popular Quilting and Embroidery machines formats.
Classes being offered will include beginner to advanced techniques. Classes may be pre-recorded, or attended LIVE or watch later at your convenience.
LIVE CLASSES: Once your payment has been processed, you will receive an email with registration confirmation, class date access instructions, link, and password.
RECORDED CLASSES: Once your payment has been processed, you will be able to access classes by LOGGING IN to your ACCOUNT. Please allow up to 6 hours (if I'm sleeping!).
Most classes come with a downloadable PDF Handout(s) for printed reference made available after class is over.
Art & Stitch Base
(Computerized Quilting Design)
Learn to navigate the workspace and identify tools and their purpose. This Class is recommended for both AnS Base and Plus (quilting and embroidery) as information applies to both.
Setting up the Work Space
Navigating the Tool Bars
Drawing Designs with Tools and Shapes
Previewing the Design
Six Video Classes
These are recorded classes and are available for viewing anytime and as often as you like. Links will be sent via Email once payment is received and processed.
Special Design Tools
Even if you feel you can't draw, Art & Stitch can turn the simplest doodle into a Masterpiece! Explore the features found in the Repeat Tool, Magic Circle, and Magic Square. Quickly create lovely designs you'll be so proud to show off on your next quilt.
I just couldn't fit it all into one class! So take the designs from previous class and transform them into even more spectacular designs! You will be amazed and don't want to miss this class!
Having taught machine embroidery classes since 2001, I recently became a Certified Teacher of Art and Stitch and teach both quilting and embroidery design techniques.
If you do not already own a copy of Art and Stitch, you may go to their website and request a free Trial Copy.
You may use this FREE copy and enjoy full functionality, however, you will not be able to SAVE any of your work. It will be activated once you purchase.
Art & Stitch Plus
(Computerized Machine Embroidery Design)
Create Machine Embroidery
There are several ways to create or digitize an embroidery design. From drawing to auto-digitizing, we explore techniques and tools. Tips on working with scanned images or clipart and drawing tools.
Coming Aug 5, 2017
Edit or modify an existing embroidery design. Change colors, formats, size and more.
Coming Monday, July 31, 2017
TEXT-ing with A&S Plus!
Explore the fonts available in Art & Stitch and the TTF tool.How they can be customized and used to accent your embroidery.
Accentuate Your Applique
Combining fabrics and decorative and fill stitches to machine embroidery. Explore the possibilities and gain special tips and tricks of the trade.
COMING SEPTEMBER 2017
Motifs and Creative Fills
Adding to Libraries
Creative Fill properties
COMING SEPTEMBER 2017