REDWORK Tutorial
This is an easy tutorial making a Redwork embroidery
file using Embird Studio.
Right click on the picture below and save it to your computer. Note
the location where you have saved the file.

This will be the picture that we will be using for this lesson.
We will take this outline drawing of a Christmas Bell...
and make a nice Redwork design.
Open Embird Studio. In the top left corner click on Edit and
then Preferences. At the bottom of the drop-down box. Set your
hoop size, useing a 4" X 4" or a 10cm X 10cm. They are both
the same sizes. See picture below.
Next bring in the bell picture. Go to the top left corner and click on
Image, then Import. Find where you downloaded the bell picture
and click on open, then the next window that opens click on yes.
You will now see your bell picture. It will be very large. Click on
the Zoom tool located as the 3rd button down on the left tool bar
On the Zoom tool,left click to make it larger and right click to
make it smaller.
Left click on the outline tool, the 12th tool down on the left
tool bar.
When you click the outline tool on the left, you will get the
box below on your right side.
Make sure that there is a check in the snap to node box.
In the Edge Type box, pick the curve. In the drop down
box we will use the Single Stitch and the Redwork  
stitch.
We will be using the Zoom tool, 3rd one down on the
left tool bar to zoom in and out.
Lets get started. Click on the outline tool and select
Redwork. Put your first node in the same place I did.
Where two or more lines cross, we will left click to
put a square node.
You can see by the numbers one to ten, where I click to
put a node. When I made number four I put it on top of
number one. When you reach number 10. Right click and
then click on Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board, this will put your first stitch on top of your last stitch
no jump stitches this way. We will use the Single Stitch this
time on the right side. You can see where I clicked for 11, 12
and 13. On number 13, if you click near where the other node
is at it will jump on top of it. No jump stitches. Right click and
click on Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board this will put your first stitch on top of your
last stitch, again no jump stitches this way. Use the
Redwork Stitch this time on the right side. You can see
where I clicked  14 thru 22. On number 14 and 16 if
you click near where the other node is, it will jump on
top of it. No jump stitches. After number 22, right click
and click on Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board this will put your first stitch on top of your last stitch.
We will use the Single Stitch on the right side. Click where I
put number 23.  When it gets near the other node it should
jump on top of it. Right click and click on Finish object.
Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool and hit the number three key on
your key board, this will put your first stitch on top of
your last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When
you get to number 25, right click and click on Finish
object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board this will put your first stitch on top
of your last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch on
the right side. Click where I put number 26.  When
the node gets near the other node it should jump on
top. Right click and click on Finish object. Right
click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board. This will put your first stitch on top of your
last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you
get to number 28. Right click and click on Finish object.
Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key
on your key board and this will put your first
stitch on top of your last stitch. We will use the
Single Stitch on the right side. Click where I put
number 29.  When you get near the other node it
should jump on top of it. Right click and click on
Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board as this will put your first stitch on
top of your last stitch. We will use the Redwork
Stitch. When you get to number 30, right click
and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool and the number three key on your
key board. This will put your first stitch on top of your
last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you
get to number 31, right click and click on Finish object.
Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board putting your first stitch on top of your last
stitch. We will use the Single Stitch on the right side.
Click where I put number 32. When it gets near the other
node it should jump on top of it. Right click and click on
Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board and your first stitch should be on top
of your last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch .
When you get to number 33, it should snap to the
other node, When you get to number 34, right click
and click on Finish object. Right click and Generate
Click the outline tool. Hit the number three key on your key
board and this will put your first stitch on top of your last
stitch. We will use the Single Stitch on the right side. Click
where I put number 35.  When you get near the other node
it should jump on top of it. Right click and click on Finish
object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board and this will put your first stitch on
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
Stitch. When you get to number 36, it should snap
your key board and this will put your first stitch on
to the other node, When you get to number 37, top
of your last stitch. We will use the Redwork right
click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board. This will put your first stitch on top of your last stitch.
We will use the Single Stitch on the right side. Click where I put
number 38, right click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board putting your first stitch on top of your last stitch. We
will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to number 39, it
should snap to the other node, When you get to number 40,
right click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board as this will put your first stitch on top of your
click on number 41, it should snap to the other node.
Right click and Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board. Your first stitch should be on top of
your last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch.
When you get to number 42, it should snap to the
other node. When you get to number 43, right click
and click on Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board.  Your first stitch is on top of your
last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. When you
click number 44, right click and Finish object. Right
click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board putting your first stitch on top of your last stitch.
We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to number
45, it should snap to the other node. Right click and click
on Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board. This will put your first stitch on top of your
last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get
to number 46, right click and click on Finish object. Right
click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board andthis will put your first stitch on top of
your last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. When you
click number 47, it should snap to the other node, Right
click and Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board and this will put your first stitch on top of your last
stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to
number 48, it should snap to the other node. When you get
to number 49, right click and click on Finish object. Right
click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board. This will put your first stitch on
Stitch. Click number 53, right click and Finish
object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the out linetool, hit the number three key on your key
board  putting your first stitch on top of your last stitch. We will
use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to number 54, 55, 56
and 57, they should all snap to the other nodes. When you get
to number 72, right click and click on Finish object. Right click
and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key
on your key board. This will put your first
stitch on top of your last stitch. We will use the
Stitches.Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board and this will put your first stitch on
top of your last stitch. We will use the Redwork
Stitch. When you get to number 74, it  should snap to
the other node. When you get to number 75, right
click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
key board putting your first stitch on top of your last
stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. When you get to
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
number 79, it  should snap to the other node. Right
click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board and this will put your first stitch on top of your
last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get
to numbers 80, 81, 82, 83, they should all snap to the
other nodes. When you get to number 84, right click and
click on Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board, and this will put your first stitch on top of your last
stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. When you get to number
85, right click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board putting your first stitch on top of your last stitch. We will
use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to numbers 86, 87, 91.
They should all snap to the other nodes. When you get to
number 108, right click and click on Finish object. Right click
and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board. This will put your first stitch on top
of your last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. Right
click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board as this will put your first stitch on top of your last stitch.
We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to number 111
click and Generate Stitches.click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board and this will put your first stitch on top of your last
stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. When you click number
114, right click and Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board putting your first stitch on top of your last stitch. We
will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to number 115, it
should snap to the other node, When you get to number 116,
right click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board and this will put your first stitch on top of
your last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch. When you
click number 119, it should snap to the other node. Right
click and Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your
key board as this will put your first stitch on top of your
last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch. When you
get to number 120, 121, 122, they should all snap to the
other nodes. When you get to number 123, right click
and click on Finish object. Right click and Generate
Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key
on your key board putting your first stitch on top
of your last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch.
When you click number 125, it should snap to
the other node. Right click and Finish object.
Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board. This will put your first stitch on top
of your last stitch. We will use the Redwork Stitch.
When you get to number 126, it  should snap to the
other node. Right click and click on Finish object.
Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key
on your key board  and this will put your first
stitch on top of your last stitch. We will use the
Single Stitch. When you click number 127, it
should snap to the other node. Right click and
Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key
on your key board as this will put your first
stitch on top of your last stitch. We will use the
Redwork Stitch. When you get to numbers 128
and 129, they  should all snap to the other
nodes. Right click and click on Finish object.
Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on
your key board. This will put your first stitch on top
of your last stitch. We will use the Single Stitch.
When you get to number 132, right click and click on
Finish object. Right click and Generate Stitches.
Click the outline tool, hit the number three key on your key
board putting your first stitch on top of your last stitch. We
will use the Redwork Stitch. When you get to numbers 133,
134, 135 and 136, they should all snap to the other nodes.
Right click and click on Finish object. Right click and
Generate Stitches.
WE ARE DONE,
This is a long tutorial, and if you notice we did the
same thing over and over.
This is what your design should
look like...

This will save the design as an EOF file. You can always
open the EOF file in Studio and make changes at a later
date if need be.

Click on Design.

Compile and put into Editor. Save in your file type.
When the design opens in Editor, look it over. If you are
happy with the results, take it into your embroidery
machine and stitch out your finished product.
Save your work.......

Click on Ctrl & A at the same time on your key board. All
of your files will now be selected. Right click and click on
group 1. You will now have only one file on your right
side.
This is a very long tutorial, 50 pictures. If you are on dial up, you
can download the PDF files and work from there.
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