Fonts & Text

Exporting Designs as Images for use with Text

A New Method (for Embird 2010 & above)

Carolyn has written an 11 page lesson on how to export an embroidery design as an image and then use it in Embird Text to help align lettering.

This is a new way of viewing an embroidery image as a template in Embird Text. Follow along with Carolyn as she explains in her usual step by step method how to create an image from an embroidery design and then use it as a template in the Text Menu. It’s quick and easy.

$9.95  

How to Create Lettering for Caps 

(for Studio V5 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

This video shows you how to change the sewing order, used for lettering on caps. Caps stitch in a manner that a line of stitching starts to stitch in the center of a cap and then stitches backwards towards the left side.

Once finished the machine would then move back to the center once more and then complete the stitching by stitching to the right.

$8.95  

Creating Single Line Text in Studio V4

A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

Have you ever wished that you could create a nice single line text to embroider on your garments or objects? Perhaps the text options available through Embird fonts just dont create the right lettering type, but you really like the style itself.

There are not alot of options available for single line text, but in this lesson Carolyn will show you how to easily create your own text with the outline style of your choice, using the Embird Text as a template.

$9.95  

Altering Fills for True Type Fonts

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

This lesson you will learn how to create a pretty design using True Type Fonts & Font Engine and then how to alter the fill of that design in Embird Editor.

$9.95  

Smart Reverse Stitches

(for Embird 2006 & above)
A free tutorial for newsletter subscribers from My Secrets.

This tutorial shows you a very simple, easy way to reverse stitches when you have multiple lines of text to stitch in a single design.

Reverse stitching is when every alternate line of lettering is reversed to prevent the embroidery machine making such long jump stitches to repeatedly move from right to left to restart the line of stitching.

$8.95  

Reverse Stitches 

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

In this tutorial you will learn how to reverse the stitches in Embird Editor, painlessly.

The order of stitches is reversed in text so that alternate lines of lettering can be reversed to prevent the embroidery machine making such long jump stitches to return to the beginning of a line of stitching.

$9.95