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Online Class

20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know

$19.99$39.99

Build a foundation of essential skills every embroiderer should know, so you can conquer each step of machine embroidery with the utmost confidence!

Skill Level

Intermediate

What You Get

  • 7 Streaming HD video lessons with anytime, anywhere access
  • Class materials, including embroidery designs
  • Hours of close-up instruction
  • Answers to student questions from instructor Lindee Goodall
  • Closed captioning available (web only)

How it works

  • Once you purchase, find your class in your class library.
  • Watch on any device anytime.
  • Find downloadable class resources in the class viewer.

Class Overview

Machine embroidery isn't as simple as pressing the start button! Join popular Craftsy instructor Lindee Goodall to learn the essential machine-embroidery techniques you need for consistently successful results. Lindee will teach you the right way to hoop any design and give you pointers for choosing the right stabilizer, needles and thread for your projects. When you move on, Lindee will show you measures to take to avoid mistakes before they happen and how to fix those that already have. Then, discover finishing techniques that will add some polish to any fabulous final product, tips for picking the right fabric and why thinking like a digitizer can go a long way.

Lesson Breakdown

1. Hooping
14:45
Meet Lindee Goodall, an embroiderer with 20 years of experience and founder of a company aimed at educating hobbyists. Lindee begins by describing different kinds of hoops, teaching the right and wrong way to hoop and introducing hooping aids both familiar and not.
2. Choosing Stabilizers
20:53
3. Selecting Needles & Thread
19:19
4. Removing Embroidery
13:10
5. Finishing Embroidery
18:09
6. Choosing Designs & Fabric
14:55
7. Customizing Designs
17:35

Taught by

Lindee Goodall
Lindee Goodall
Lindee Goodall is an award-winning digitizer with 20 years of experience in machine embroidery. A frequent guest on Martha’s Sewing Room, America Sews and America Quilts, Lindee has taught at numerous venues across the country and authored two books: Poetry in Motion and The Embroidery Cookbook. She has also written articles on digitizing and embroidery techniques for many publications, including: Stitches, Threads, Creative Machine Embroidery and Designs in Machine Embroidery.

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