Embroidery Class Curriculum

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This is a working page to develop a curriculum for classes on the CNC embroidery machine donated by Rebecca and Michael Lass.

Instructor

Doug Emes has volunteered to train himself and run classes. Haley Moore has volunteered to be a second trainer. Chris Marlow has also volunteered to teach classes on using the machine

Machine

The machine is a Babylock Ellure ESL, which will be fitted with custom software and a card writer to allow it to use custom designs using SewArt Digitizer.

Detailed information and curriculum notes are available through the Wiki Tools page, on the Babylock Ellure page.

Curriculum

Machine Basics

  1. Setting up and threading the machine
  2. Securing your fabric in the hoop
  3. Loading and starting a job
  4. Changing thread colors

Custom Designs

  1. Creating a design for SewArt
  2. Importing your design
  3. Choosing thread colors
  4. Exporting your design to the machine

Costs

Nominal fee for material use.