Then I attended a seminar titled "Creating A Stable Environment For Your Embroidery" by Melanie Coakley
I was amazed at how much I didn't know about fabric, stabilizers, thread, hoping, and just embroidery in general.
It was the most beneficial thing I ever did for my hobby…"
Melanie Coakley, National Education coordinator for RNK Distributing, exclusive distributors of Foriani Products is known for her love of sewing, textiles, embroidery and digitizing.
Melanie's passion for the sewing industry has taken her
all over the country teaching the art of embroidery.
Before the introduction of computerized machines, she
trained in Switzerland in the art of free motion embroidery and sewing machine techniques.
recalls the "WOW" factor when she
first computerized embroidery machine, and of course had to have one, then two, and so on!
decided to add custom digitizing, and trained in the art of Digitizing with Walter Floriani.
quickly realized there was a market for her
talents and started her
commercial embroidery business in 1990.
was recognized within the industry and began teaching at educational events throughout the United States.
She is a writer for industry magazine, enthusiastic about sharing her knowledge in how to produce beautiful embroideries from start to finish.
is a frequent speaker at industry events where she
loves to share her
20-plus years of embroidery knowledge.
energetic presentation and way of sharing in-depth information will keep you in stitches!
"Creating A Stable Environment For your Embroidery" By Melanie Coakley