Embird Editor + Brother Scan N Cut = Perfect Appliqué

If you have ever struggled with cutting out complicated appliqué, there is a solution: Brother Scan N Cut! Its an amazing machine, and its not just for paper! You can use it to cut out your appliqué – and the cut outs are absolutely PERFECT. Check out my new video and learn how to transform… Read More

How to create beautiful appliqué

What is appliqué?  it is an embroidery technique that you can add some material to your design to add some color and style to just about any embroidery design.  Keep the appliqué simple and you won’t go wrong.  Adding appliqué adds interest to your whole design – you can add different materials as a background and take… Read More

Embird Quick Tip: How to digitize efficiently using shortcuts

Quick tip on how to digitize a simple design quickly and easily using shortcuts, rather than manually digitizing the whole design, one anchor point at a time.  This digitizing shortcut is very easy to learn and makes perfect embroidery design.  Think like a digitizer and pick out  shapes that can be merged together to make… Read More

New Embird Tutorial video – all about stitches!

If you have finished the first two tutorials for an introduction to Embird, or you are familiar with embroidery digitizing, you can move on to our their video that is all about stitches.  The video is full of information, quick tips and shortcuts to help you on your way with learning digitizing.  By the end… Read More