Capri Beckman

Capri Beckman

Owner of Bear Paw Quilts in Yelm, WA, Capri has been quilting for customers since 2001. She is an Innova dealer in WA and instructor for Boersma’s Sewing in McMinnville, OR. With her passion for teaching, Capri has traveled the country teaching Innova classes and longarm quilting techniques. Capri is married to Ken, Mom to three, and Gramma to “three of the best grand kids ever!”
Thursday Workshops

Thursday Workshops

9am to 12pm ~ Navigating the Navigator $60Capri is the self-proclaimed “Navigator Queen.” This class is excellent for new navigator owners and those who want to discover Capri’s tips and tricks. Topics covered: Icons, Toolbar, Import patterns from a flash drive, Set up, Sew-out, Reposition, and Trim a basic Edge to Edge Design.
1pm to 4pm ~ Navigator: Going Custom! $60Yes the Navigator does custom quilting and Capri will show you how. As Capri sets up a quilt for custom quilting, she discusses blocks, borders, sashings, freehand techniques, and some template work.
Friday Workshops

Friday Workshops

9am to 12pm ~ AutoPilot Mach3: Basics and Edge to Edge Quilting $60Have you ever considered operating a computerized longarm quilting machine or wondered how it is done? Join us for a basic introduction to Innova's Mach3 program! This class will familiarize you with the amazing functions available in Mach3 that can be used for robotic edge to edge or custom longarm quilting. This class is perfect for novice AutoPilot Mach3 owners or anyone considering the AutoPilot Mach3 purchase or upgrade. Class fee will be refunded to anyone who purchases or upgrades to AutoPilot Mach3 between May 20, 2017 and September 30, 2017.
1pm to 4pm ~ AutoPilot Mach3: Blocks, Borders and Boundaries $60If you are ready to learn about some basic custom quilting on your Innova Mach3, this class is for you. In this class, we will cover the boundary tool to fit patterns into blocks and will also discuss the end-snap and auto-fit features to get you working with border designs!
Saturday Workshops

Saturday Workshops

9am to 12pm ~ AutoPilot Mach3: Mask and Morph $60Innova's Mach3 program has some amazing features to aid you as you create and edit patterns for your specific quilting projects. We will discover in this class the unique ways that mask, morph, split, and wreath functions will enhance your quilts.
1pm to 4pm ~ AutoPilot Mach 3: Custom Functions and Overview $60This class is for computerized quilters interested in all those icons on your Mach 3 and how they can work for you! We will cover functions not discussed in previous classes. Also covered will be ways to use Mach3 for custom quilt design.
Florida Quilting Center Classes

The Innova Navigator and AutoPilot Mach3 classes taught by Capri Beckman will be held offsite, at the Florida Quilting Center.

Florida Quilting Center
13013 W. Linebaugh Ave.  Tampa FL 33626

813-855-2857
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Our Shop Affiliates

Our Shop Affiliates

The Modern Sewist,  Country Quilts & Bears, Boutique 4 Quilters, Quilt Lovers Hangout, Inspire Quilting and Sewing, and Fabric Smart
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