Futura 100 Newbie, kind of

momcat07April 17, 2007

I've done a lot of moving since I bought my Futura in 2005. I am hopefully now settled. I was watching the woman on QVC demonstrate the Futura. She was able to put two words in a circle guide so that her saying Sew Easy , had Sew on the top in a curved shape and Easy on the bottom in a curved shape. I've tried to do that with my Futura, and it's a no go. I think she had Futura200, whilemine is the 100, blue key pad not gray. Is that the reason? My software is 10.02

I'm haivng so much trouble with Auto Punch, and I'd like more fonts also. But I don't have the bucks for Hyperfont, and what if it doesn't work?

I thought the Futura would give me so much Embroidery freedom, but it doesn't seem that way.

Thank you for reporting this comment. Undo
stitchntime9

There is a tutorial in the help section for lettering. You might also want to join the Yahoo Futura group where there is a wealth of knowledge to help you.

The only difference between a 100 and 200 is that the 200 has more decorative stitches and comes packaged with autopunch.

If you have worked with lettering in word processing programs, the bending works the same way...grab a corner with the mouse and manipulate it.

    Bookmark   April 17, 2007 at 4:00PM
Sign Up to comment
More Discussions
separate forum for hand embroidery?
anyone else think this would be a good idea? machine...
Molly Adams
Hand Embroidery Tips & Techniques
I came across this site earlier today and wanted to...
lola8325 zone5KS
New to Machine Embroidery...Brother Innovis 4000D
Hi Everyone: I have just discovered this forum and...
SewReel
Babylock Palette v9
Help! After a windows 8 update today, my card reader/writer...
kyserparker
Brother PC8500 Memory Card
I recently acquired a Brother PC8500. As this is my...
rschum6718
Sponsored Products
Cattelan Italia | Futura 2-Door Sideboard
YLiving.com
Indoor Ceiling Fans and Light: Designers Choice Collection Futura 52 in. Satin N
Home Depot
Rineke Yellow 18 x 18 Geometric Throw Pillow
$57.95 | Bellacor
Chelsea Home Furniture London Accent Chair - Futura Dandelion - FS452-FD
$639.99 | Hayneedle
Futura Greek-Borders Vase
$370.00 | Horchow
Snodo Sectional Sofa Bed
Italy Design
Cattelan Italia | Futura 4-Door Sideboard
YLiving.com
Indoor Fan and Light Kit: Designers Choice Collection Futura 52 in. Oil Brushed
Home Depot
© 2015 Houzz Inc. Houzz® The new way to design your home™