Author: John Wright

Sydney Maze

Maze Fill

March 27, 2020

Fill any vector shape with a run stitch where you set the spacing and the stitching never crosses itself. The stitch type  gives a stunning effect with the click of a button but when used in conjunction with some of the other features in EmbroideryStudio 4.5 you can achieve some exciting artistic effects. In the […]

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Hand Stitch Effect

Hand Stitch Effect

March 24, 2020

A Stitch Effect! Not a Stitch Type. Apply it to Many Stitch Types. Hand stitching gives a beautiful rusticated effect to designs. It is an effect rather than a stitch type and therefore can be applied to most stitch types and input methods. The property adjustments can be found in the special effects TAB and […]

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Setup Embroidery Connect

Setup your NEW EmbroideryConnect device

March 23, 2020

This “MAGIC” device will send your embroidery files from your EmbroideryStudio 4.5 software directly to your embroidery machine via your wireless network. The setup is simple and relatively quick Attach device to PCOpen Hub softwareJoin the wireless networkProvide basic details of machine and file typeAttach device to your embroidery machineSend filesThere are two methods to […]

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TABS and GROUPS

February 13, 2020

Tabs are a convenient way to switch from one work area to another Groups are a convenient way to compare files side by side or above and below each other.Typically you would do this to view a number of designs at the same time and or select all or part of one design and drag […]

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Basic Lettering

Basic Lettering

December 6, 2019

Even the basic Embroidery Studio packages include powerful lettering features.Easily create lines or paragraphs of the best quality lettering from native .esa fonts or a large selection of TTF’s that are already installed on your computer. Open the font editor.Type your letters in the Dialog box.Choose your font.Select a size and baseline. create the text. […]

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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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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 […]

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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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Create Embroidered Stars

August 21, 2019

Various Stars Stars and other symmetrical designs occur in lots of embroidered files at many different sizes and a variety of styles, in the following article and video I will explore a few ideas for you to develop and add to your repertoire of embroidery skills and techniques.Tiny stars for badges and flag designs created […]

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