Editing & Duplicating

Fun with Guidelines 

(for Embird 2010 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

In this lesson,  Carolyn shows you how to use one of the new features in the latest release of Embird – Embird 2010 Build 8.8. Guide Lines are now accessible in Embird Editor.

Carolyn shows you one way in which you can cleverly use the Guide Lines to split objects and re-arrange the files into a different design. Included in this little lesson is the design file that Carolyn used.

$6.95  

Using Stitch List to Edit Designs

(for Embird 2004 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

In this tutorial Carolyn will show you to to automatically convert a WMF file into a one color embroidery design using Font Engine.

Then how to use Stitch List in Embird to identify the different parts of the design and split them. This enables you to change the colors of the different parts of the design and stitch them all individually.

$9.95  

Duplicating Parts of a Design

(for Studio V4 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

Have you ever created a design in Embird Studio and wished you could have duplicated the notes from one side of the object and mirror image them so that a single object is created all at once.

This would save time digitizing by not having to digitize the other side. Carolyn will show you how to do this in this lesson.

$9.95  

Building a Library of Design Parts

(for Studio V4 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

Not everyone is a digitizer, nor do they want to become a digitizer. Howerver there might be a time when you are putting designs together in Embird, and find you need a special shape to finish off.

Carolyn will show you how to create your shapes, and build a library of design parts to be used at your convenience.

$6.95  

Creating a Workspace

(for Embird 2004 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

Do you ever import a number of different designs into Embird Editor and arrange them in different combinations to see how a project will work. If you save them in the usual way, they will be saved as one file, that you can not edit when you re-open them.

In this tutorial Carolyn will show you how to save the project you are working on, without joining all the files together, into a Workspace File. Once saved, this file can be re-opened and the designs will appear on your Design Page in the same positions as they were when you closed out of the screen.

$9.95  

Corner Designs into a Frame

(for Embird 2004 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

In this lesson, Carolyn shows you how to take a design, rotate it and turn it into a frame design using the Edit/Corner command in Embird Editor.

You can then insert other designs or fonts of your choice into the center of the frame.

$9.95