Terri Hanson
Craftsy Instructor

Minneapolis, MN

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Terri Hanson discovered machine embroidery in 1999. Frustrated by her initial results, she began experimenting and researching and soon became a stabilizer expert and award-winning digitizer. Terri and her husband own and operate Terradon Embroidery, an online shop dedicated to sharing Terri’s tips and helping others achieve beautiful embroidery results. She frequently shares her expertise at conferences and seminars across the country and is ... Read Full Bio »

Terri's Craftsy Classes

Stabilizer Savvy

Banish out-of-place outlines, gaps, puckering and wrinkles for good with Terri Hanson’s expert guidance on picking the right stabilizer for any project. Find out how to use cutaway stabilizer with sheer and lightweight fabrics, and achieve perfect tension when hooping it with woven fabrics. Discover which stabilizer is a great choice for appliqué, stitch-intensive designs and sturdy fabrics, and which will help you hoop and embroider tricky, bulky or oversized items. Explore the creative possibilities of wash-away stabilizer and learn valuable tips for creating freestanding lace, intricate cutwork and patches. Learn how certain stabilizers can enhance the look of your embroidery and speed up your stitching, with lessons on fusible fleece, fuse-and-stick stabilizers and topping. As a bonus, you’ll also receive four exclusive, embroidery-themed designs you can use to practice your new stabilizer skills!

$19.99 $29.99

Terri's Projects

Bobbin charm project
Dog-Embroidered Hand Towels
Flower T-Shirts
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