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CNC Embroidery 101

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

Canada

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Learn how to use the CNC embroidery machine and Inkstitch to create your own designs.

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CNC Embroidery 101

In this class you will learn how to set-up custom embroidery files using Inkstitch which can then be used on the CNC Embroidery machine. This class has a heavy focus on learning the software and file set-up. Prior knowledge of Inkscape is required in order to take this class. You will then learn how to operate the CNC Embroidery machine using both your custom files and pre-programmed patterns.

Materials covered:

  • Setting up the machine for embroidery
  • How to program the machine using built-in text and patterns
  • Using Inkstitch (Requires both Inkscape and the Inkstitch plug-in)
  • Exporting for the CNC Embroidery Machine
  • How to load and run custom embroidery files

It is recommended that students bring their own laptop with Inkscape and the Inkstitch plug-in installed.

Duration

3 hours

Prerequisites

Required: Inkscape 101 or experience using Inkscape.

Recommended: Textile Lab 101

Equipment Access: Brother PE-770 Embroidery Machine

Due to COVID-19, we are also implementing the following policies:

  • Following public health orders, as of September 13th, all participants will be required to have a vaccine passport in order to attend this class.
  • Everyone must wash their hands upon entering the building.

  • Non-medical masks must be worn for the duration of the class.  Students are

FAQ

Is there an age limit to enter the event?

The minimum age for participants is 13 years old with a particpating guardian or 18 otherwise.  

What are my parking options at MakerLabs?

MakerLabs' parking lot is located on the east side of the building on the corner of Hawks Avenue and East Cordova Street.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email us at hello@makerlabs.com with any questions or concerns.

Can I sign up for the member rate?

If you sign up for a membership on the day of the class, you'll receive a refund for the difference between the general and membership class price.

How do I cancel or reschedule my class?

Refunds (minus Eventbrite fees), credits for future classes and orientations, or transferring a ticket to a future date, will only be provided if we are notified by email to hello@makerlabs.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. For cancellation less than 24 hours before the class, we do not provide a refund, but we do offer a 50% credit towards a future class or orientation. No refunds or credits will be provided for no shows. If transferring a ticket to a future class date, students may only transfer their ticket once before forfeiting their original ticket, even if providing more than 24 hours notice.

What happens if I show up late?Please arrive 15 minutes before the schedule start of the class so that it can start on time. Attendees arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be allowed in the class.

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MakerLabs

780 East Cordova Street

Vancouver, BC V6A 1M3

Canada

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Refund policy

Refunds up to 1 day before event

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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