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Wilcom EmbroideryStudio Shading and Open Fill

Shading and Open Fills

November 11, 2019

The Trapunto Effect is a very cool feature included as standard in EmbroideryStudio Designing. With a single click a travel runs is forced to the edge of an object so it cannot be seen. Trapunto can be used in combination with the Shading and Open Fill Element to create a range of open textures and  graduation of color.See […]

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Installing the Software

November 8, 2019

Installing Embroidery Studio 4 The key to a clean and stress free installation of your software  is to take your time and follow the instructions presented on the screen during the installation process.As of July 2019 and the release of version 4.2 J you will need a 64 bit operating system.This complete rewrite of the […]

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How to cut your digitizing time in half!

October 24, 2019

Often, a digitizer will choose to do a more basic design because of limited time instead of creating something a little more special.With EmbroideryStudio e4 Elements, you no longer need to make this sacrifice! These add-on Elements automate many complex embroidery techniques, which means you can bring your visions to life and still meet tight business […]

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Support for Windows 7 is ending

October 21, 2019

As Microsoft says, all good things come to an end.Microsoft has officially announced as of “January 14, 2020, Microsoft will no longer provide security updates or support for PCs running Windows 7”.So what does this mean for you as a business owner?If you are using Windows 7, your personal, business and customer’s data could be […]

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Megan Hilliard New Designers 2019 Winner

October 14, 2019

Megan combines traditional with contemporary processes for an Artisanal feel I’ve always known I wanted to work within a creative field but didn’t focus on Textiles until my foundation course. The University of Loughborough is where I was given the opportunity to explore a multitude of techniques and design disciplines. I’m interested in combining the […]

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Wilcom International Partners with Leading Chinese Embroidery Technology

September 26, 2019

Wilcom Pty Ltd today announces its partnership with Chinese tech giant, Beijing Dahao Technology Corp Ltd.The joint venture, Wilcom Dahao (Beijing) Software Technology Co Ltd, amalgamates two market leaders to create a powerful embroidery solution for the Chinese market.After re-entering the Chinese market in 2017, Wilcom has undertaken significant development projects, and now, in partnership with Dahao, we have […]

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From Bitmap to Embroidery

Auto Digitizing with Decorating

September 24, 2019

Instant Smart design If you have clean bitmaps with minor pixellation available then the Instant Smart design tool in the Auto digitizing toolbar can create an embroidered design in seconds which is ideal for quoting and in many cases an almost production ready file.While Auto Digitizing does not replace a well digitized design it is […]

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2019 CorelDRAW Designing Contest

September 18, 2019

Every two years Corel™ runs an international competition to showcase world-class designs. COULD 2019 BE YOUR YEAR?Show the world what you can create with CorelDRAW. All you have to do is submit an original CorelDRAW® 2019, Corel PHOTO-PAINT® 2019 or Corel DESIGNER® 2019 creation to be entered to win. Over $80,000 USD in prizes to be […]

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The Dockers

The Dockers

August 26, 2019

Control Center The Dockers could be thought of as part of the control system of the software.The place where you can set up your thread chart and working palette or view and control an objects properties, select clipart and other features.My preference is to have the Color Object, and Object Property Dockers displayed at all […]

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Create a Star template in CorelDRAW

August 22, 2019

Create a template in CorelDRAW This template could be made with the Embroidery Studio Drawing Tools in the Graphics Toolbar but there are a couple of features in CorelDRAW which makes the procedure quicker and more accurate.Both are found in Toolbars > Options. I will leave the description of the procedure to the video but […]

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