Spring is in the air with a fresh new line-up of ONLINE classes offered direct from the Janome Sewing and Learning Centre! Stay safe and comfortable at home while learning fun new projects and techniques designed to help you get the most from your Janome machines, software and accessories.
Click on the link HERE to find out all the details!
There are classes for everyone; from beginner to more advanced; for garment sewists, embroiders, quilters, longarmers, and more! We also have a NEW online SECURE payment system to make your registration quicker and easier. You’ll receive instant confirmation once your payment has been processed. Links to the online classes and support material will be e-mailed separately.
All classes will be recorded and available to those with paid registration, so even if you can’t make the class at the date and time offered LIVE, you may still enjoy and learn from the class when convenient for you.
Janome Continental M7 owners, or those considering purchasing this amazing machine, this 2 hour lecture/demo class is for you! Tour the machine, watch demonstrations of the presser feet and accessories included, and you’ll receive step-by-step project instructions so you’ll get practical, hands-on learning at home to reinforce what is shown in class. Click on the link HERE to sign up!
Janome Stitch Composer software allows you to create your own stitches and comes with many machines; Continental M7, MC9400, MC9450, Skyline S9, S7, all versions of MC15000 Quiltmaker, MC12000, for example. In this 1.5 hour class we’ll go through the basics of creating original stitches, transferring and stitching out at the machine. Be sure to download your Stitch Composer software to your computer ahead of time if you wish to follow along in class. Click on the link HERE for more information.
New to sewing, or coming back after a long break? A super-simple, fun project to make is an Infinity Scarf. Add to the fun by embellishing the fabric first using a variety of specialty presser feet available for many Janome machines. This 2 hour lecture/demo class features a truck show of Infinity scarves made and embellished using a variety of Janome machines where you’re only limited by your imagination. Click on the link HERE for more information.
SERGE A Quilt is another fun, beginner-friendly class, designed to help you get the most from your serger, regardless what model it is! Sergers aren’t just for finishing the raw edges of garments. Use your serger to construct a variety of projects faster, and easier than ever! This 2 hour lecture/demo class will inspire you to appreciate your serger in a new way, and perhaps get over some fears as we discuss some serger basics like what needles and threads to use, and how to care for your serger. Click on the link HERE for more details.
We’re using the same GO TO MEETING software as before; the same software used in the classes available through our Janome Dealers, so this software is already familiar to many of you. If you’re new to GO TO MEETING, not to worry, the software is FREE and you’ll be sent a link to download the software to your device in preparation to later join the class through the class link provided.
Calling all Quilters! No matter your skill or experience level, our Improv Tablescape class is for you! Create a set of 4 placemats, table runner and 4 coasters/ mug rugs – without a pattern – using improvisational piecing and a variety of quilting techniques. This is 2-part class, 1.5 hours each session. Part 1 focuses on project design and piecing, Part 2 focuses on quilting with a variety of techniques demonstrated. A great scrap-buster/ stash-buster project! Click on the link HERE for more information on the date and times offered.
The Janome Embroidery Editor software comes with many Janome embroidery-only and embroidery combo machines; MC550E, MC500, Skyline S9, MC1200, all versions of MC15000 Quiltmaker, for example. It allows you to create and edit embroidery designs AWAY from your embroidery machine! In this 1.5 hour class we’ll tour the Embroidery Editor software, edit and create a design, then transfer to the embroidery machine to stitch. Be sure to download the Embroidery Editor program to your computer beforehand if you wish to follow along in class. Click on the link HERE to sign up!
Take quilting on your stand-up or sit-down longarm quilting machine to the next step with our Love Your Longarm – Spotlight on Specialty Feet and Accessories class. We’ll show you all the fun, fabulous, easy to use specialty and accessories available from Janome to take your quilting to the next level. Learn fun, new techniques to help you get the most from your machine. Click on the link HERE for more information.
We have even MORE in store for you from the Janome Sewing and Learning Centre, so be sure to follow our Janome HQ Facebook page, Janome HQ Instagram page and to be put on the newsletter mailing list, write me at Classes@janome-canada.com (you may need to copy and paste in a new brower)
We hope to see you in class, soon! For now, class dismissed! lol!