Long Arm Rental Services Long Arm Machine rental is available by appointment. Renters must be certified by Sew Inspired Quilt Shop & Studio prior to using the machine. Certification classes are available by private appointment and on a regularly scheduled basis. To enroll in a certification class, please call the shop.
Policies & Procedures
Once you have completed a class, you may rent the Gammill/Statler (computerized quilting only) for $20/hour. Your first Gammill/Statler rental will include a consultation with Sandy as an extension of your certification class. "Coaching" is available during your rentals, but should you require extended instruction, there will be a $35/hour charge.
Rental is available by appointment in ½ hour increments and includes quilt loading time. If you are unable to make your appointment please contact the shop as soon as possible before the appointed time. If you are not present within 1 hour of your appointed time we will assume the appointment is cancelled and we may reassign the time for other clients or for shop use.
The Gammill certification classes are designed to equip the user to load a quilt and operate the machine using the Statler Stitcher for Edge to Edge quilting.
Rental users are expected to use the machine responsibly, paying special attention to safe operation of the machine and associated tools. Unsafe use or use which may be harmful to the system will result in immediate cancellation of rental privileges. Only users certified by Sew Inspired Quilt Shop & Studio may operate the system.
Rental users are expected to inform the staff of any issues with the machine or tools as soon as possible. A Long arm coordinator will be available to help address any operating issues with the machine or tools. Rental users may adjust the top and bobbin tension and change needles on the machine. No other adjustment by rental users is permitted.
Machine rental is offered for the convenience of our customers in completing their personal quilting projects. The machine may not be used to provide professional, for fee services. Violation of this policy will result in immediate cancellation of rental privileges.
Rental users are expected to purchase supplies, including threads and batting from Sew Inspired Quilt Shop & Studio. Exceptions should be discussed with long arm coordinator. Over 150 colors of thread in multiple weights are available on a per quilt (top thread) or per bobbin basis.
Become certified to rent our Gammill quilting machine. You CAN complete your own quilt!