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Online Class

Continuous-Line Embroidery

Embroider continuous lines around curves, borders and more! Learn to repeat both specialty and standard designs with simple techniques.

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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 Bobbi Bullard
  • 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

Embellish apparel and decor with the lovely look of continuous machine embroidery! Designer Bobbi Bullard shows you how to identify, mark and hoop to create continuous-line designs. Align multiple hoopings quickly and accurately, and create your own reusable templates to make marking easy. Get the most out of your design library as you find out how to turn stand-alone files into continuous embroidery. Discover expert tips for deconstructing, stabilizing and hooping sleeves to apply fashionable embellishments, and turn the corner with captivating curved lines! You'll even learn how to embroider borders, gorgeous medallions with repeated motifs and intricate continuous cutwork with Bobbi's easy-to-understand techniques!

Lesson Breakdown

1. Continuous-Line Designs
Meet your instructor, machine embroidery expert Bobbi Bullard, as you learn about the fundamentals of continuous-line embroidery. Get started on your first project with Bobbi's help as you learn to work with continuous designs, mark your fabric properly and align your first continuous line.
2. Continuous Lines in Contained Spaces
3. Using Standard Designs
4. Continuous Curves
5. Continuous Circles
6. Continuous Borders
7. Stitching Cut-Edge Designs

Recommended with this class

  • Embroidery machine that accepts any of the following file types: ART, DST, EXP, HUS, JEF, PES, SEW, VIP, VP3 or XXX
  • Variety of stabilizers
  • Variety of hoop sizes

Taught by

Bobbi Bullard
Bobbi Bullard
Bobbi Bullard has been recognized as a leader in the machine embroidery and embellishment world for nearly 20 years, and creates and digitizes designs on her website, Her work has been published in magazines ranging from Threads to Designs in Machine Embroidery, and she is the author of Artful Machine Embroidery.

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