Sew Images - Located at 4172 Piedmont Ave in Oakland, CA

The Software Sampler club will focus on increasing your comfort level with Embroidery Software. Using your laptop computer, you will learn how to use software applications, auto digitizing, import pictures for digitizing, apply creative stitches for your embroidery project and much more. You will explore and learn how to use vector files, cross stitch, create quilting patterns and much more. Included in the class fee: Lesson , handouts, PDF with detail information, and video..

Software Sample Dates
Day Time Date
Class Details
Sunday 1:00-3:00

January 28, 2018


Cut like a Knife

Learn the ins and outs of the knife took, including the changes that have occurred with Version 8.2.  The lesson will include how to create split applique designs.



Sunday 1:00-3:00

February 25, 2018

Cut it Out!

With Software8, new uses fpr Cutwork Tool were added to features of the software.  Lean how to create Cutwork applique for use with the Cutwork Tool or for your cutting machine.


Sunday 1:00-3:00

March 25, 2018

No Holes Barred

Software 8 has five different types of embroidered holes that can be created.  Learn how to create embroidered Cutwork using the new features of Software 8 and learn the difference between the five types.

Sunday 1:00-3:00

April 22, 2018


Leave Your Imprint

Create your own style with Elastic Fancy Fills in Bernina Embroidery Software 8.

Sunday 1:00-3:00

May 27, 2018


Picture This

Explore Corel PHOTO-PAINT and learn how this program can be used in conjunction with Software 8 to create one of a kind project using photographs.

Sunday 1:00-3:00

June 25, 2018



In an Instant

Auto Digitizing has more controls than before!  Let's investigate what's new with Auto Digitizing in Software 8. Learn how to improve auto digitized designs by inserting traveling stitches and starts and stops.



Sunday 1:00-3:00

July & August


Sunday 1:00-3:00

September 23, 2018

What Goes Around

Learn to use all controls associated with the Outlines and Offset tool in Version 8 software


Sunday 1:00-3:00

October 28, 2018

Painter Essentials

Take a tour of the Painter Essentials program to see what fantastic mixed media projects you can create!

Sunday 1:00-3:00

November 25,2018


Wave a Wand

Compare the new Magic Wand tool in Software 8.  Create simple designs, fast and easy!


Sunday 1:00-3:00

December 16, 2018


Work Smarter

The Smart Fill tool is available in Corel SE.  Learn how to create special designs using this new creative tool.

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Sew Images is located at 4172 Piedmont Ave in Oakland, CA. TEL: (510) 601-8739