9:00am – 5:00pm Central Standard Time **Time Converter**
20 Seats
Video available until December 3, 2022 or longer

This course includes both real-time lecture and demonstration at the quilting machine, and using Pro-Stitcher Premium in simulation mode.  Students will not work at their own machines during class, but will be given projects to complete after class.  

The class sessions will be recorded, then hosted on this website for students to watch as often as they wish, for a period of not less than twelve months after posting.

Class preparation:  Have a basic understanding of Zoom.  Watch a tutorial here:   New users can join a Test Meeting in advance and check their audio and video settings.

Enrolled students will receive an email the evening before the event containing the meeting Zoom link and course handouts.

In this course, you’ll learn:

  • Program navigation – Overview of tools, features, andsettings
  • Updating Pro-Stitcher – Why, when, and how
  • Introduction to Simulation
  • File Types: Designs, Workspaces, and Areas
  • Working with purchased designs
  • Creating a variety of edge-to-edge quilt layouts, including wrapping
  • Drag and drop method for accurate advancement of the quilt, including solutions for gaps between rows, and pattern “drift”
  • All about the New Start/End tool
  • In-Depth Interruptions:  Easily realigning the pattern with existing quilting, bobbin changes and thread breaks, and restarting anywhere
  • Working with multiple designs simultaneously
  • Stitching Corners and Borders seamlessly
  • Chunking borders
  • In-depth Cropping: Inside, Outside, Start/End
  • Setting accurate and effective Areas
  • Custom Quilting and the Modify Tools
  • Working with irregular spaces
  • Using Move, Mark, and Record
  • Special Homework Projects
  • Introduction to Pro-Stitcher Designer
  • Ask the teacher: What would you like to know?

By registering for this course, you agree that you will not record, copy, duplicate, recreate, distribute, or present to others, in whole or in part, the lessons, videos, vocals, photos, illustrations, documents, emails, discussions, or any other content included or related to the course.

Course Information

Estimated Time: 2 Days

Difficulty: Beginner

Course Instructor

Susan Manry Susan Manry Author

November 19 and December 3, 2021, Pro-Stitcher Premium: Basics and Beyond


November 19, 2021

November 21, 2021

December 3, 2021