Paula's Fine Fabrics

News & Classes May & June, 2016
QUILTING, EMBROIDERY & FIBER ARTS 
  Call (904) 519-7705 To Register For Classes 
CLASS POLICIES
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.

BERNINA SOFTWARE INSPIRATIONS CLUB $10
Opened To All BERNINA V7 Software Owners

After the video lesson and discussion, we will work through the lesson as time permits. Bring your computer, power cord, mouse and dongle if interested in hands on time. PLUS, receive a Club discount on all of your purchases (excluding machines) that day. This is a wonderful way to learn all of the software features.

​Sat. May 28, 10:00 - 12:00  
Sat. June 25, 10:00 - 12:00 


BERNINA LIFESTYLES CLUB  $10.00
Opened to ALL BERNINA Machine Owners

Learn all the wonderful features of your BERNINA machines. Presser feet, techniques, short cuts and creative design projects are the focus of each class. If you preregister and pay for class, you will receive a class CD which includes all 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. Taught by Bonnie.

​Sat. May 14, 10:00 - 12:00 
Sat. June 11, 10:00 - 12:00 


SEWING & SMOCKING 
NEW OWNER BABYLOCK SERGER TRAINING

Learn how to thread your serger and do all the basic stitches in this class.

​Thurs. June 23 10:00—1:00 p.m.



NEW OWNER BERNINA SEWING MACHINE TRAINING Class One

This will be class one where you will learn all the basics of your new BERNINA sewing machine. Please bring a pastel colored thread and new size 12 needle. I will provide the fabric. Must have purchased your machine from Paula’s.

Wed. May 25, 10:00-12:30

NEW OWNER BERNINA SEWING MACHINE TRAINING  Class Two

In this class you will get to play with a lot of different BERNINA presser feet, learn how to use the memory or combi-mode and BSR if your machine has one.

Wed. May 25,   1:00-3:30 p.m.


​NEW OWNER BERNINA EMBROIDERY MACHINE TRAINING


This class is for all new owners of BERNINA machines that have embroidery capability. You will learn all the basics of how to embroidery, using the correct stabilizers and how to send designs from your computer to your sewing machine.

​Wed. June 1st, 10:00– 12:30



DESIGNS WORKS SOFTWARE $20
Opened to all BERNINA owners of this software

Work with the software and tools in DesignWorks (Cutwork, PaintWork and CrystalWork). Bring your computer, power cord, mouse and dongle.  We will meet every other month and you will receive a CD with two monthly lessons included.

Sat. June 25, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.


SOFTWARE CLASSES & CLUBS

SIT AND SEW $5

We are opening up our class room each Tuesday for you to get away from it all and just come and sew. We have several irons and ironing boards, cutting tables for you to use and if you need help we will be there for you. So get your friends together and come have fun. We hope to see more participation.

Each Tuesday 10:00-4:00 p.m.


COMING THIS FALL
ADVANCED BABY LOCK SERGER EVENT
DATES AND MORE DETAIL TO FOLLOW





BERNINA V7 BEGINNER SOFTWARE TRAINING

This is for the new beginner just starting with BERNINA V 7 embroidery software. You must have V 7 software (Editor Plus or Designer Plus). You will learn the basics of your embroidery software. If you have a laptop please bring it, your power cord, dongle and mouse with your Embroidery software already installed. Class fee is $55 or free if you purchased software from Paula. Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register. Taught by Bonnie.

Sat. May 28, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.  


NEW OWNER BERNINA 780,790 AND 880 CLASS

This class will be devoted to all the wonderful things that your machine will do. This class is in addition to the regular new owners class.

​Wed. June 1st 1:30-4:30



ACCUQUILT TIPS & TECHNIQUES 
Sat. June 4, 10:00-2:00


Want to learn to use your accuquilt dies to make numerous patterns from each individual die.

  Learn how to care for the dies, mark them and how to prepare your fabric for cutting.

See quilts, table runners, pillows and blocks made using this fabulous system.


 Learn to look at pictures of blocks and choose the dies that will cut them out.


Once you learn to properly cut out your projects with this system, you’ll not want to make another quilt without it.

 You will also learn to cut out shapes with your dies, then use your embroidery machine to stitch them out.


If you don’t own one of these fabulous cutters, come take the class and see what all the excitement is about. 


Taught by Kathy Matchett. Class Fee $30

FREE MOTION QUILTING $25.00
Open to all machine brands.

This will be “a hands on machine” class using samples to learn free motion stitching. You can use a free motion foot or your BSR foot if you have one. Must have machine in good working order that can drop feed dogs.

Taught by Bonnie DiCarlo

Sat. June 11, 1:00 - 4:00

BEGINNING QUILTING $45

Are you ready to make your first quilt or need a refresher class? In this class you will learn how to make a baby size log cabin quilt. In this 3 week class you will learn how to choose your fabrics, cut out your pieces using a rotary cutter and finish it the third week by applying the binding. Taught by Mabel Holiman.

Mon. May 9, 16, 23, 10:00-1:00 p.m.


Free motion stitching at right is around a machine embroidery insert.












Come Join the Fun
"The ROW by ROW Shop Hop"
 starts June 21
 so put us on your list of shops to visit.
More Details Here

KID’S CAMP $75.00

Calling all children between the ages of 10-16. Join us for a fun filled week of learning to sew. You will first learn how to operate your sewing machine and practice sewing a straight seam and then make a pillow case. Then we will make a pair of shorts or pajama pants. You may bring your own machine or if you don’t own one yet you may use one of ours. On Thurs. we will finish up and then celebrate your week of sewing with a pizza party.

Mon.—Thurs. June 13-16th, 10:00—1:00 


BEGINNING SEWING $70

In this 4 week class you will learn how to use and clean your sewing machine. Then you will learn how to choose fabrics, and how to choose and read a pattern and how to cut it out. After learning the basics you will choose a simple pattern for either a blouse or skirt and make your first garment.
Taught by Mary Low Beyreis.

Fri. June 10, 17, 24 and July 1 10:00-1:00

STUDY HALL SKIRT $25

This oh so cute skirt is easy to make and flattering for all ages. Please stop in ahead of time to let us measure you so that you can have your pattern pieces cut out ahead of time. You are welcome to use our class room and cutting table any time that we do not have a class going on. Taught by Paula.

Wed. June 29 10:00-2:00 p.m.


BAKE SALE APRON $25

This darling apron is very easy to make and perfect for a beginner sewer. The pattern has both adult and children’s sizes, so this class would be perfect for Mother and Daughter to come together and make matching aprons. Taught by Paula.

Sat. June 18th 10:00-1:00 p.m.

NEW OWNER MACHINE TRAINING

EMBROIDERY CLUB $20 plus supplies
All brands are welcome.

Please join us for our monthly hands on class for machine embroidery.  We will choose different projects each month. Bring your embroidery machine.

Wed. May 18, 10:00– 1:00 p.m.
Wed. June 22 , 10:00—1:00 p.m.



BABY LOCK COVER STITCH
In this class you will learn how to do the coverstitch and wave stitching on your new Evolution or Ovation serger.

Thurs. June 30th 10:00-12:00



NEW OWNER BABY LOCK SEWING MACHINE TRAINING

We are offering one on one training on all new Baby Lock sewing machines. Just call the store to make an appointment with Paula. These classes will generally run about 2 hours each.