Special Interest Group: Machine Embroidery

Machine Embroidery is led by Crystal AllredFor more information or to be added to their Member email list please contact her.

Meetings are held over Zoom on a to be determined Friday of every month from 2:00 until 3:30pm.  Programs will cover all aspects of Embroidery and everyone of all skill levels are invited to attend. Members will receive embroidery "freebies" from time to time. 

2022 Programs


Dec 9 - Holiday Sewing

We're looking forward to seeing you at the next hybrid meeting at the Braden River Library, Friday, December 9th at 2 pm, Room 205.  The topic will be holiday themed embroidery; share what you're making or thinking of making, including sources.  Another email will go out closer to the meeting date, so you can send Crystal your photos for a PowerPoint presentation.  For those attending, bring your projects for us all to admire!!

We hope you can attend!
Crystal and Jackie

2023 Programs

Jan-Dec: Check with Leaders


Resources used by our members will be listed in this area.



Hoops and Hooping Video: In this video, Helaine Eckstein discusses traditional machine embroidery hoops, magnetic hoops, how to hoop stabilizer and fabric and the considerations needed at your machine before you press the start button. (Created Oct 2020, for Sarasota/Gulf Coast ASG Machine Embroidery Group)

Sample of Freestanding Lace Available for Purchase on-line


Embroidery Library

Embroidery Online – OESD

Urban Threads

Anita Goodesign

Great Notions

Sweet Pea

Ann The Gran 

Janet Criswell 

Trish from AZ

1. (527) How to Turn Machine Embroidery Fonts into Monograms - Wilcom Embroidery Fonts - YouTube Wilcom

2. DIY Monogram Towels 2 Easy Ways ✂️ Brother PE800 Embroidery Machine | SEWING REPORT,•Dec13,2018 

3. How to Embroider Towels - Great Gift Idea!
https://youtu.be/D36kQ--4DHA-- 4DHA 15.52 min. (Ricoma EM1010 Multi-Needle machine)

4. Embroidering On Towels and Embroidered Embossed Towels – Hope Yoder with Embellish by RNK https://youtu.be/JLLf3RpLjoU 15.33 min.

5. How to Monogram a Face Mask with your Embroidery Machine: Monogrammed Face Mask Tutorial https://youtu.be/zaqgOUcxJSw 6.42 min.

6. EmbroideryLibrary–

7. EmbroideryOnline–

8. Craftsy-- (may need to be signed in)