Baby Lock is proud to offer superior education with our experts in an environment that ensures that every seat is the best seat in the house! Class size is limited to ensure that everyone is given the opportunity to interact with the instructor and get their questions answered. Your experience begins the moment your personalized box of goodies arrives at your home (Virtual events) or  you walk into the Live classroom! We provide written instructional content to assist in following along with the class in addition to some favorite supplies to make sewing more enjoyable. Truly one of the best gifts you can give yourself if you want to master your Baby Lock machines. These classes fill up quickly so register right away to avoid disappointment, you’ll be glad you did!

SEWED Solaris In-Person Getaway 

There is nothing quite like the immersive experience that you'll get with this in-person event hosted at the Tacony Achievement Center at the Baby Lock Headquarters in Fenton, MO! Learn from the Baby Lock Experts to get the most out of your Solaris. Whether new to the Solaris or you have been learning on your own, this experience will leave you more confident and knowledgeable than when you arrived. Spend time learning all sides of your machine, from Sewing, Embroidery to IQ Designer. Not only will the class focus on functionality of your machine, but it will also inspire you to tap your creativity like never before!

Sewed Solaris In-Person Getway Dates

Getaway Cost - $900

Hotel and travel accommodations  are not included in the Getaway fee. Additional travel information will be sent upon your confirmed registration. This is a 4-day in-person event and is held from 9:00am – 5pm Central Time.  Machines, training materials, fabric and basic sewing supplies are provided at the event.  In addition, snacks and lunch are provided. 

February 20 - February 23 - Registration Closed
April 29 - May 2 - Registration Full

Sewed Solaris Virtual Getaway 

Spend 5 days getting to know all the ins-and-outs of your Solaris! Just about every function will be covered in this information packed event. From the sewing side of the machine, you will explore many of the top sewing features and included accessory feet and you’ll also learn how to set your machine up for your personal success. Immerse yourself in all things embroidery as you learn how to master the many ways the built-in tools help you get your design exactly where you want it. Explore the wildly creative side of the Solaris during the segment on IQ™ Designer and unlock your inner artist. Whether you’ve owned your machine for a long time or  you are brand new to Baby Lock, this Getaway is for you!

Sewed Solaris Virtual Getaway Dates

Getaway Cost - $500

This is a 5-day virtual event held from 9:00 am - 12:00pm Central Time for the AM Sesssions and 2:00pm - 5:00pm Central time for the PM Sessions.  This class will be held virtually on the Zoom platform.  Getaway training materials, kits, other supplies and goodies are sent out to arrive a week prior to your event.  Class recordings from this event are available for 30 days after the class. 

March 25 -March 29 (AM Session)- Registration Full
April 8 - April 12 (AM Session) - Registration Full
April 8 - April 12 (PM Session) - Registration Full
September 9 - September 13 (AM Session) - Registration Full
September 9 - September 13 (PM Session) - Registration Full

 

SEWED Advanced Solaris Getaway - Virtual


Back by popluar demand for 2024!!!

If you are looking to learn some advanced techniques for your Baby Lock Solaris, look no further! Join Mike Johns and Patty Marty for this fun 6-month event that will teach you more on your machine with a feature focused project each class. This class will take what you learned in the Solaris Getaway and showcase how to get the most out of your machine! Each class will include digital project instructions and unlimited access to the class recordings!  This class will include ALL NEW projects! 


This class is only available to customers who have previously attended the Solaris Getaway. Please note:  No kits will be shipped for this class.

2024 ADVANCED SOLARIS DATES

Getaway Cost - $300

2024 Advanced Solaris Dates: This is a 6-month event held on the dates below from 1pm -5pm CST starting in February through December.  There will be break for the summer months.

February 28
March 27
April 24
October 23
November 20
December 11


An email invitation to register for this training will be sent out to all those who have attended a previous Solaris Getaway with more information about how to register. If you have questions about the Advanced Solaris Getaway, please contact us at consumergetaways@babylock.com

Sewed Venture Virtual Getaway

Owning a multi-needle machine can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be! Learn how to master all the technical aspects of your machine and gain confidence tackling difficult projects. Whether you just purchased your 10-Needle or you’ve had it for a while, you will learn how to embroider more confidently than ever before. Taught by the experts at Baby Lock who also own these machines and turn to them every day!

SEWED VENTURE Virtual DATES

Getaway Cost - $500

This is a 5-day virtual event held from 9:00 am - 12:00pm Central Time.  This class will be held virtually on the Zoom platform.  Getaway training materials, kits, other supplies and goodies are sent out to arrive a week prior to your event.  Class recordings from this event are available for 30 days after the class. 

April 22 - April 26 - Registration Closed
November 4 – November 8 - REGISTER NOW

Sewed Altair 2 Meridian 2 Virtual Getaway

Baby Lock’s Getaway events are your chance to spend time with our world-class educators mastering your Altair 2 or Meridian 2 and learning new creative techniques to take your embroidery and sewing to the next level.

Watch the virtual classes live or access the recordings afterwards. Each of the 6 class sessions will include machine instruction followed by a project.

SEWED ALTAIR 2 - MERIDIAN 2 Virtual DATES

Getaway Cost - $350

This is a 6-month event held on the dates below from 9 am- 3pm Central Time starting in September through December.  

September 17 – Embroidery Basics Overview
October 1 – IQ Designer Basics Overview
October 22 – Placement and Apps
November 19 – Advanced Embroidery
December 3 – Advanced IQ Designer
December 17 – Sewing and Quilting Basics (applicable to Altair 2 owners only) 

Each class will include digital project instructions and unlimited access to the class recordings!  

 REGISTER NOW

How to sign up

To register for the Solaris, Altiar2/Meridian 2 or  Venture Getaway click on the "Register Now" link next to the Getaway date you would like to attend.
On the Event page, click "Register for Event" and complete the process of payment to complete your registration.

You must own a Baby Lock Solaris or Venture machine and have it registered on our website to qualify for the class. Registration for
Embroidery Getaways have a capacity of 25 students per class with a minimum of 10 students. Registration for the In-Person Solaris
Getaway will have a capacity of 20 students. The Advanced Solaris Getaway will be available to all students who attended the Solaris
Getaway and will not have any class limit.

 

INSTRUCTORS:

Patty Marty

Mike Johns

COST: 

VIRTUAL VENTURE & SOLARIS - $500 USD
IN-PERSON SOLARIS GETAWAY - $900 USD
ADVANCED SOLARIS GETAWAY - $300 USD

Includes specialty supplies used in the class including fabrics, stabilizers, threads, technique books specific to your machine focus in addition to some fun surprises to make your experience the best ever! Access to class recordings will be available for additional viewing for a full 30 days after the Virtual Getaway. Sales tax will be charged on the registration fee.


Email consumergetaways@babylock.com and we will be happy to answer any questions.

INSTRUCTORS:

COST: 

VENTURE & SOLARIS - $500 USD
IN-PERSON SOLARIS GETAWAY - $900 USD
ADVANCED SOLARIS GETAWAY - $300 USD

Includes specialty supplies used in the class including fabrics, stabilizers, threads, technique books specific to your machine focus in addition to some fun surprises to make your experience the best ever! Access to class recordings will be available for additional viewing for a full 30 days after the Getaway. Residents in most territories of Canada, in addition to the states listed here, CT, HI, NM, PR, SD, and WV will be charged sales tax on the registration fee.


Email consumergetaways@babylock.com and we will be happy to answer any questions.

Patty M.

Mike J.

Baby Lock is proud to offer superior education with our experts in an environment that ensures that every seat is the best seat in the house! Class size is limited to ensure that everyone is given the opportunity to interact with the instructor and get their questions answered. Your experience begins the moment your personalized box of goodies arrives at your home (Virtual events) or or you walk into the Live classroom! We provide written instructional content to assist in following along with the class in addition to some favorite supplies to make sewing more enjoyable. Truly one of the best gifts you can give yourself if you want to master your Baby Lock machines. These classes fill up quickly so register right away to avoid disappointment, you’ll be glad you did!


SEWED Solaris In-Person Getaway

There is nothing quite like the immersive experience that you'll get this in-person event hosted at the Tacony Achievement Center at the Baby Lock Headquarters in Fenton, MO! Learn from the Baby Lock Experts to get the most out of your Solaris. Whether new to the Solaris or you have been learning on your own, this experience will leave you more confident and knowledgeable than when you arrived. Spend time learning all sides of your machine, from Sewing, Embroidery to IQ Designer. Not only will the class focus on functionality of your machine, but it will also inspire you to tap your creativity like never before!

2023 EMBROIDERY & IQ DESIGNER DATES

Hotel accommodations (not included) and other information will be sent upon your confirmed registration. It is a 4-day in-person event and is held from 9:00am – 5pm Central Time; we provide snacks and lunch.

March 14 - March 17 - REGISTRATION CLOSED
October 17 - October 20 - REGISTRATION FULL


Sewed Solaris Virtual Getaway Events

Spend 5 days getting to know all the ins and outs of your Solaris! Just about every function will be covered in this information packed event. From the sewing side of the machine, you will explore many of the top sewing features and included accessory feet and you’ll also learn how to set your machine up for your personal success. Immerse yourself in all things Embroidery as you learn how to master the many ways the built-in tools help you get your design exactly where you want it. Explore the wildly creative side of the Solaris during the segment on IQ™ Designer and unlock your inner artist. Whether you’ve owned your machine for a long time or if you are brand new to Baby Lock, this Getaway is for you!


February 27-March 3 - REGISTRATION CLOSED
May 8 - May 12 - REGISTRATION CLOSED
June 26- June 30 AM - REGISTRATION CLOSED
June 26- June 30 PM - REGISTRATION CLOSED
September 11 – September 15 - REGISTRATION CLOSED


SEWED Advanced Solaris Getaway - Virtual


New for 2023

If you are looking to learn some advanced techniques for your Baby Lock Solaris, look no further! Join Mike Johns and Patty Marty for this fun 6-month event that will teach you more on your machine with a feature focused project each class. This class will take what you learned in the Solaris Getaway and and showcase how to get the most out of your machine! Each class will include digital project instructions and unlimited access to the class recordings!


This class is only available to customers who have previously attended the Solaris Getaway. Please note: NO kits will be shipped for this class.

2023 Advanced Solaris Dates: This is a 6-month event held on the dates below from 1pm -5pm CST starting in March through August, 2023

March 28
April 25
May 23
June 20
July 25
August 15
An email invitation to register for this training will be sent out to all those who have attended a previous Solaris Getaway with more information about how to register. If you have questions about the Advanced Solaris Getaway, please contact us at consumergetaways@babylock.com


Sewed Venture Virtual Getaway Dates

Owning a multi-needle machine can be intimidating, but it doesn’t have to be! Learn how to master all the technical aspects of your machine and gain confidence tackling difficult projects. Whether you just purchased your 10-Needle or you’ve had it for a while, you will learn how to be more confident than ever before. Taught by the experts at Baby Lock who also own these machines and turn to them every day!


April 10 - April 14 - REGISTRATION CLOSED
November 27 – December 1 - REGISTER NOW