Elements

Eye of the Tiger - Reef Photo Stitch

Eye of The Tiger Reef Element

May 13, 2020

Reef Photo Stitch Element Today, Wilcom brings you their newest creative technique using the REEF PHOTO STITCH Element. All our Elements are specifically designed to simplify complex digitizing techniques giving you the edge. EmbroideryStudio e4.5 Element The Reef Photo Stitch creates a single color design that concentrates in darker areas.  Pras, a Wilcom team member, […]

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Natural organic stitch effects for machine embroidery

Natural organic hand stitch effect for machine embroidery

May 6, 2020

Natural hand embroidery styled designs are popular, but difficult to produce by digital embroiders. The latest EmbroideryStudio e4.5 feature is called  “Hand Stitch Effect.”  Apply this newest effect to your favorite stitch types, and you’ll have a natural hand-embroidered look that is highly sought after. The effect can be applied to satin, tatami, run, and […]

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Spiral Fill Element

Easily add motion and dimension with Spiral Fill

May 5, 2020

The Spiral Fill Element produces stitches that spiral OUT from the centre of an object. It is useful when trying to emphasize movement in your digitizing. However, it works best with simple shapes that can be stitched in ONE segment. Easily creates motion and dimension with low stitch countsThe default property values produce tight stitches. […]

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Reef Photo Stitch Element

Reef Photo Stitch Element

April 23, 2020

Create intriguing designs and stay ahead of the competition with Reef Photo Stitch Element You may have thought that Wilcom’s photographic Elements are only used for faces and pets. Well, try the new Reef Photo Stitch on ANY high contrast photographic image and watch the magic happen. Import ANY bitmap into EmbroideryStudio e4.5. Use the Reef […]

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Motif Stamp - Part 1

Motif as a Stamp

April 8, 2020

There are four methods of adding a motif pattern to an Embroidery Design in EmbroideryStudio 4.5 Individually placed randomly (Stamp)As a RunAs a ColumnAs a Fill Each of these applications is based on the same library of Motif shapes. Procedure To select the motif you wish to use as a stamp you must select the […]

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Motif Outlines and Columns - Part 2

Motif Outlines and Columns

April 8, 2020

The Motif Run Tool is found in the Outline Toolset The reality is the motif is a property that can be assigned to any outline tool type. So after creating a running stitch, triple run, backstitch, stem stitch with any of the available tools in the Traditional or Graphic toolbars, selecting a motif will change […]

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Motif Fill - Part 3

Motif Fill

April 8, 2020

Motif Fill is standard in EmbroideryStudio Designing and Decorating. As you can see in this image you can get some pretty funky designs combining Motil fill with 3D Globe out To create a motif fill select the fill tool of choice.Any tool that will make a filled shape including Column tools are able to be […]

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Maze Fill

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 video […]

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Hand Stitch Effect

Hand Stitch Effect

March 24, 2020

A Stitch Effect! Not a Stitch Type…A Stitch Effect!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 […]

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