Templates

March 6, 2019

Templates save time and Money by presetting standard properties for particular jobs.In the example video below I demonstrate how to set up your thread brand and save to a NORMAL (standard) template.Your thread stock is going to be standard for all templates so I suggest you start here.From there you can create other specialty templates […]

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EmbroideryStudio e4.2 Printed User Guide now available

March 1, 2019

A printed EmbroideryStudio e4.2 User Guide is now available from Amazon.com for only US$49.This 647 page comprehensive user guide covers topics including:Object-based embroideryHardware & Software setupEmbroidery DigitizingDigitizing with ArtworkStitch QualityModifying DesignsEmbroidery LetteringDesign Processing and Production Buy Now!To get a sneak peek or buy now, Click Here.

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EmbroideryStudio e4.2 is released

February 20, 2019

EmbroideryStudio e4.2 is released!Download e4.2 now!This update is free to all existing e4.0 and e4.1 users (download link below!), or can be purchased as an update for e3 and below users.Important note: This initial release of ES e4.2 does not support Design Workflow. Design Workflow users should not install or update to this release at […]

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Color Object List

February 12, 2019

When creating anything it pays to have a plan. Understand the the list of components, the tools required and the construction sequence is imperative to good design. This is particularly so in embroidery where the correct sequence of a design is critical to quality embroidery.The Color Object List shows the color blocks, individual objects, tool […]

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EmbroideryStudio 4.2 Home Screen

February 12, 2019

The soon-to-be-released EmbroideryStudio e4.2 introduces a new Home/Welcome Screen with handy links to Wilcom News, your Wilcom community where you can search for answers to questions you may have, offer help to others and learn and the Wilcom Blog.We are passionate about providing the product you need so here is the chance to make suggestions […]

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Create your own Wilcom .ESA font with Font Creator

January 23, 2019

Font CreatorCreating your own font with Font Creator is one of the most satisfying digitizing experiences. To be able to craft a font which is unique or maybe a true type font that just does not stitch well, is a real achievement of which you can be proud.Once the font has been created you can: […]

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Duplicating Objects

January 21, 2019

Save Time and Create Exact Duplicates. The easiest way to duplicate an object is to right click on the object – drag and release.To keep the object in a vertical or horizontal line hold the Control key while dragging.I find this particularly useful when duplicating hand digitized lettering along a baseline.To repeat the duplication along […]

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Colorways and Splitting a Color

January 18, 2019

Creating a colorwaySaving several versions of the same design simply because of a color change is unnecessary and poor practice. The danger is that you make an edit to one of the color combinations and forget to make it to the others.The best solution is to apply different colorways to the single design.I will show […]

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EmbroideryStudio e4.2 – A sneak peek

January 18, 2019

UPDATE: EmbroideryStudio e4.2 is released. Click here for more information.2019 is an exciting year for us at Wilcom. It kicks off with us celebrating our 40th anniversary building world-leading embroidery design solutions, and continues with the release of e4.2 – the latest version of our flagship EmbroideryStudio application.The theme for e4.2 is speed and performance, […]

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Stitch Spacing or Density

January 14, 2019

Stitch Spacing is a critical property for good design and may vary from one fabric to another and one object to another.Understanding how to adjust for auto spacing in columns of satin and using the trapunto effect in tatami fill, will help you create more imaginative designs that run efficiently and reduce the chance of […]

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