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In embroidery, no detail is more important than lettering. Your designs are labels for your customers and they must be able to read those labels — even the small print. However, what is easily read in print is not always easily read in thread. Read more
Fonts will become easy to manage when you understand how they are built and you will find that you, too can create your own lettering for that special customer. Choose from Lettering Part 1 and 2, Quick Steps to Small Lettering, or get them all with our Complete Learning Package Read more
Read and chat about Balboa’s Award winning digitizing and editing techniques. Gain an understanding of Digitizing that comes from sharing.
Featuring great tips and articles from Balboa Threadwork’s founder, Lee Caroselli, voted one of our Industry’s most influential people five years in a row.
Learn to digitize and edit with Balboa’s Tutorials. Learn the basics, and form a strong foundation. Then, Learn the Fine Points of Digitizing, How to Blend and Shade to minimize stitches and maximize effect. Learn Balboa’s innovative techniques to make your Designs run well and look beautiful.
In 1987, Balboa introduced the concept of Stock Designs, and their line of Stock Embroidery Designs. In 1991, they made history again by showing the world their Blending and Shading. It is this quest for innovation & excellence that is behind the Balboa designs.
In keeping with Balboa’s quest for excellence, Balboa sells and supports Wilcom digitizing software. Whether you are purchasing your first digitizing package, or adding to your current Wilcom, Balboa will help tailor your package to your individual needs.