Paula's Fine Fabrics
Classes July & August, 2014
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  Call (904) 519-7705 To Register For Classes 
Registration and Payment:

Payment in full is required at the time of registration. You may register and pay: In person, in the store, by mail with a check, or by phone with a credit card. Class fees are non-refundable unless the class is cancelled or you cancel from the class with at least 1 week prior notice. We reserve the right to cancel class if a minimum of students is not met. If you must cancel a class you will receive a store credit to be used on another class or store merchandise.

Class supplies and kits are not included in the class fee. Supplies must be purchased at Paula’s Fine Fabrics. Patterns and books cannot be shared or photocopied because of copyright laws. Guest are not allowed to sit in on a class.
Students must arrive on time and with your sewing machine in good working order.

Machines of our choice are available to rent for $5.00 per class session if you wish not to bring your machine. Please let us know if you need to rent a machine when you register for class.

Please be considerate of others and turn off your cell phone while in the class room.


A software lesson is presented and you are given a CD containing the video lesson and handouts. PLUS, receive a Club discount on all of your purchases (excluding machines) that day. This is a wonderful way to learn how to fully use all of the software features. You must be registered and paid to receive the CD. 
Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register.
Taught by Bonnie DiCarlo

There is no class in July
Sat. August 23rd, 10:00 –12:00  (Date Changed For Labor Day)


Come learn all the wonderful features of your BERNINA machine.   Presser feet, techniques, short cuts and creative design projects are the focus of each class.  If you have registered and paid for the class, you will receive a class CD which includes all of the class information, PLUS, receive a club discount on all of your purchases (excluding machines) that day.  This is a lecture class; no supply list and no machine needed. Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register.  Taught by Bonnie DiCarlo. 

There is no class in July
Sat. August 9th, 10:00-12:00


This adorable tote bay is a new pattern from Amy Butler. This tote will involve some piecing and quilting. You can make regular straps or use an old leather belt for straps. Taught by Amy Johnson.

Thurs. July 31 10:00-3:00 p.m.


This is something new that several people have asked for. We will meet once a month to work on an embroidery project. The first month, the students have asked for a class on continuous embroidery. Each month we can choose what we want to do the next month. I will also incorporate some of the projects from BERNINA’s All About Embroidery club and you will receive a CD with these classes.
You will need to bring you own embroidery machine to class.  All brands are welcome.  Taught by Paula

Tues. July 29th 10:00-1:00
Tues. Aug. 26th, 10:00-1:00


Expand your creativity using the BERNINA Design Works software. You will design a project that creates intricate cutwork which will be embellished with crystals and paint. If you have just the Cutwork module, you will use machine embroidery embellishment to complete the design. Your project will be designed in class using your software and finished at home using the Design Work tools. Bring your laptop with software installed and dongle.
Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register.  Taught by Bonnie DiCarlo. 

Sat. August 23rd, 1:00-4:00


This beginning quilting class is for you if you have never quilted before or need a refresher class in basic quilting. You will make a baby size quilt using a Rail Fence Block for Alex Anderson’s Beginning quilting book. Taught by Donna Lawrence.

Mon. Aug. 11, 18 & 25th. 10:00-l:00 p.m.


In this class we will be using the Barcelona Skirt Pattern by Amy Butler. We will be making the simple a-line version that is lined and has an invisible zipper. So easy and great for Summer. Taught by Paula

Wed. July 30th, 10:00-2:00 p.m.

Join Floriani for the Quilting & Embroidery Seminar
Fri., July 25: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm or
 Sat., July 26: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm    

For more information on this 6 hour class,  Click Here! 

Saturday, August 2
11:00 am

Our "Christmas in July Party" is going to be Aug. 2 this year due to the Floriani Event the end of July. If you have never attended one of our Christmas Parties, it is a lot of fun. Everyone brings a covered dish to share and something that they have made or embroidered to share. We vote by secret ballot for the favorites 3 projects.. Then they receive nice gifts. If you would like to attend please call the store to let us know, so we  can plan seating, drink, etc.


We have been asked to have a question/answer session for BERNINA Embroidery V 7 software. We will not have a formal agenda or presentation but we will take questions and suggested topics ahead of time and review as many of them as possible in class. Please submit your question or suggested topics with your name to the following email:  with the subject: BERNINA Embroidery V7 Software Question/Answer Class.

Sat. Aug. 23th, 9:00- 9:55