Author Archives: lizafrica

About lizafrica

I am the National Education Manager for Janome & Elna Canada (including Artistic Creative products) and I LOVE to sew! I have been employed full time in the sewing and quilting industry for almost 30 years so I bring a wealth of sewing knowledge & expertise to this blog. I enjoy all forms of sewing from quilting to sewing garments to machine embroidery and software. Pretty much everything in my life is seen through the eyes of a passionate sewer! I am constantly on the look out for fun, innovative and inspiring ideas to share with you all on this blog. I also love to read, knit , travel and spend time with my family and friends.

Just look at what an 8 year old did with Janome AcuSketch APP, an embroidery machine and a serger!

Nanna had her girls for a sleepover recently and a certain rather creative 8 year old created the following project with a little coaching from her Nanna. First up was to draw a picture. She does this all the time … Continue reading

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REMINDER ABOUT OUR RED TAG SALE EVENT HERE AT JANOME CANADA

The clock is ticking………our Red tag sale event ends on 16th February……..visit your local Janome Dealer today

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INTRODUCING NEW JANOME CANADA EDUCATOR: TANIA DENYER

We have the pleasure in introducing you to Tania Denyer, our new Educator based in Ontario.  If you are a janomelife fan, you will know Tania as she has been a Janome Canada Artisan for a number of years……..you might … Continue reading

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JANOME MACHINE MODEL OF THE MONTH

We announce another new blog series on janomelife: JANOME MACHINE MODEL OF THE MONTH. Each month we will focus on a different Janome machine model in this monthly blog slot offering information, possibly hints and tips for this machine as … Continue reading

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NEW MONTHLY SERIES ON JANOMELIFE: PROJECT OF THE MONTH

Welcome to our new monthly series: we will be offering a project with step by step instructions for you to follow along and make once a month. If you don’t have time right now, don’t worry, it will be archived … Continue reading

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RULER FEET VIDEO’S

Hot off the press! Janome America have made these 2 great video’s available: First video covers: Ruler Quilting on Machines with an Auto Presser Foot Lift The second video covers:  Janome Ruler work accessories.Feet, attachments, rulers. Enjoy and thank you to the … Continue reading

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Winners of the Janomelife Christmas giveaway!

Announcing the winners of the recent Christmas giveaway: 2 random computer generated numbers were selected and then matched to the order in which entries came in between 24th December and midnight EST on 31st December 2018. As stated in the … Continue reading

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It is almost 2019!!!

At this time each year, we look back at what we have accomplished and look forward to plans for the future. Did you notice that we now have a fabulous new website?  http://www.janome.ca has undergone an extensive transformation and now … Continue reading

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS TO YOU ALL……. + a Janome Giveaway for 2 lucky janomelife viewers!!

Well, Christmas is almost upon us. Hopefully you have completed all your Christmas sewing and have wrapped up all the gifts to put under the tree? Hopefully you or your favourite Santa were able to take advantage of the many … Continue reading

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Christmas Count down…….Stocking stuffer gift suggestions

Only 2 days to go! Have those stockings been stuffed yet? We have just the things your sewing friends and family will LOVE to open on Christmas morning! Indeed, you probably might like to be your own Santa and pop … Continue reading

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