Paula's Fine Fabrics
News & Classes Oct., Nov. & Dec., 2018
QUILTING, EMBROIDERY & FABRIC 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. Special events from out of town teachers requires a 3 week 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 $15.00 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 Classroom.

Please do not wear perfume to class.


BERNINA SOFTWARE CLUB $10  
Open to All BERNINA V8 Software Owners

After the video lesson and discussion, we will work through the lesson as time permits. Bring your computer, power cord, and mouse if interested in hands on time. PLUS, receive a club discount on BERNINA products that day (some exclusions may apply).
This is a wonderful way to learn all of the software features. 

Sat. Oct. 27, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Dec. 1, 10:00 - 12:00 (Nov. Club)


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 BERNINA products that day (some exclusions may apply). This is a lecture class; no supply list.

Sat. Oct. 13, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Nov. 10, 10:00 - 12:00

SEWING & SMOCKING 

NEW OWNER BERNINA SEWING MACHINE TRAINING CLASS ONE
No Class Fee, $5.00 Kit Fee For Fabrics 

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. $5.00 kit fee for fabrics. Must have purchased your machine from Paula’s.

Tues. Oct. 16 10:00-12:30   OR
Thurs. Dec. 13 10:00-12:30


NEW OWNER BERNINA EMBROIDERY TRAINING

If your BERNINA Machine has an embroidery module this is the class to learn all about embroidery. $5.00 kit fee

Tues. Oct. 23 10:00– 1:00
SOFTWARE CLASSES & CLUBS

KIMBERBELL CLUB $15
Plus Kit Fee

This Embroidery club features Kimberbell Designs. Each month you receive one design with full instructions for creating it. This is open to all Embroidery Machine owners. You may bring your machine and stitch out the design or just come to get your design and instructions for stitching it out at home.

Tues. Oct. 30, 10:00– 12;00
Tues. Nov. 27, 10:00– 12:00
HANGING RULER ORGANIZER $35

Join Cheryl to make this hanging ruler organizer to display and transport your quilting rulers.
 Designed by Amanda Murphy.

Friday Oct. 26, 10:00-4:00 p.m.
NEW OWNER MACHINE TRAINING

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.




NEW OWNER BERNINA SEWING MACHINE TRAINING CLASS 2

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. $5.00 kit fee.

Tues. Oct. 16 1:00-3:30 OR
Thurs. Dec. 13 1:00-3:30
BEGINNING QUILTING $45

Have you been wanting to make your first quilt or need a refresher course? Join us in this 3 week class that will cover everything first-time quilters need to succeed. You will make a rail fence baby quilt. 42”x 42”. Taught by Amy Johnson.

Thurs. Oct. 11, 18 & 25, 10:00-1:00



JELLY ROLL RUG $30

Take one jelly roll and some batting and learn how to make an adorable rug. Taught by Laura.


Fri. Nov. 2, 10:00-3:00 p.m.
Fri. Nov. 30, 10:00-3:00 p.m.

NEW OWNER BABY LOCK SERGER

In this class you will learn to properly thread your serger and do all the basic stitches, 4 thread, 3 thread, rolled hem, flat lock etc. 

Wed. Nov. 7 10:00-12:30 pm



KNIT TEE SHIRT $30

Learn to know your serger better as you make a simple t-shirt. All brands of sergers are welcome. You need to know how to thread your serger before class. We will be using a Vogue Pattern by Marci Tilton pattern by Vogue. I will have the pattern for you to purchase. This would be wonderful with our cotton/Lycra or Rayon/Lycra knits. Taught by Paula.

Wed. Oct. 24, 10:00-4:00 p.m.

FUN WITH FRINGE $30

In this class you will learn to make fringe and use vinyl with your embroidery machine.
You will use the “Fun with Fringe: Jars of Seasonal Flowers” by Kimberbell. Taught by Paula

Wed. Oct. 31, 10:00-3:00 p.m.
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SIT AND SEW $5

We are opening up our class room every Monday 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. 

All Mondays,10:00 - 4:00
(except Holidays)

QUILTS FOR KIDS CHARITY 

We are still taking in quilts to be donated to a local charity. We will not meet this quarter.

USING YOUR BERNINA STITCH REGULATOR (BSR) FOOT $25 

This will be “a hands on machine” class stitching samples to learn how to use your BSR free motion foot. The BERNINA Stitch Regulator (BSR) produces neat, consistent stitching with stitches of precisely the same length while free-motion sewing.  Must have machine in good working order. Taught by Bonnie.

Sat. Oct. 27, 1:00-4:00


KAKI $25

Kaki is a cute and comfortable bodice dress by Children’s Corner in sizes 6 mo.-14. It is made for knit fabrics with interchangeable pleated or gathered skirts. It can be made sleeveless or 3/4 sleeve. Can be made with either a serger or sewing machine.

Tues. Nov. 13, 10:00-3:00  



PAPER PIECING $20

In this class we will explore the basic techniques of paper piecing a quilt block. Once we have made a basic block together, you will utilize the rest of the class time making more blocks to make sure you understand the technique. The theme of this class will be making a Square in a Square block. Taught by Amy.

Thus. Nov. 8, 10:00-1:00 


STABILIZER UPDATE $20

Review your knowledge of embroidery stabilizers basics such as stabilizers available and when to use each one. Learn about the new stabilizers available and their purposes. Get hints and techniques for solving common problems experienced when embroidering. Receive 20% discount on all stabilizers during class. Taught by Cheryl.

Fri. Nov. 9, 10:00-12:30 p.m

DRAWSTRING POUCH $20 PLUS KIT $25

Celebrating 125 years of Golden Creativity! Using the Best of BERNINA’s B880 and 790 PLUS, create an almost in-the-hoop drawstring pouch. Combine Shaping, Monogramming, embroidered buttonholes and special elements for the pouch, then finish it up using Dual Feed techniques and a couched metallic edge. Add a few golden crystals and draw it up. Fill with golden nuggets. This class is for current 880 Plus and 790 plus owners plus anyone wishing to learn more about these incredible machines. 

Tues. Nov. 20, 10:00-3:00 p.m

A LITTLE SOMETHIN’ JACKET $30

Breeze into the season in this carefree layer of pure casual elegance! The jacket has a slightly flared 3/4 length sleeve or full length sleeve and is designed to move easily from to work to weekend.  You have a choice of making it with a cotton/lycra knit, rayon or reg. cotton. Taught by Paula

Tues. Nov. 6, 10:00– 3:00



BEGINNING SMOCKING $35.00 PLUS KIT FEE $15

In this two Week class you will learn the basic stitches of English Smocking as you work on a prepleated piece of imperial batiste. 

Thurs. Nov. 29, 10:00-1:00 and
 Wed. Dec. 5, 10:00-1:00 


QUILT FEST OF JACKSONVILLE
Thanks to everyone that visited our booth and 
shopped with us at Quilt Fest 2018.
We appreciate your business. 
NEW SUE GB SERGER EVENT COMING EARLY 2019
YOU WILL LEARN SO MUCH ABOUT 
YOUR  BABY LOCK SERGER
WORKING ON DATES - MORE DETAILS LATER
BEGINNING SEWING $40

In this class you will learn basic sewing techniques as you make a simple pair of pajama bottoms. Taught by Cheryl.

Sat. Oct 20, 10:00-4:30 p.m.

LAZY GIRL RUNAROUND BAG $25

Make this cute little crossbody bag that keeps your hands free while fabric shopping. It’s great for travel too! Taught by Donna.

Fri. Nov. 16, 10:00– 1:00 p.m.

BEG. RULER QULTING WITH FREE MOTION QUILTING $25
BERNINA Ruler Foot #72, Ruler Set & Ruler Panel required

Using your BERNINA sewing machine, learn how to use Bernina rulers and free motion quilting on your quilts like the long arm quilters. The rulers allow for precision placement so you can create complex and unique quilting designs. 
Must have machine in good working order that can drop feed dogs. If you need to rent a machine please let us know when you register for class.

Sat. Dec. 1, 1:00 - 4:00​ 

GRAND CENTRAL PINWHEEL QUILT TOP  $40

Along with a fabric panel, learn how to make this pinwheel quilt top. It will sure to be a favorite! Skill builder: make half-square triangle units, turning them into pinwheel blocks keeping all seams flat. You can choose the Grand Central 60” x 78” or the Baby Grand, 42” x 54”. Taught by Amy.

Tues. Dec. 4 & 11, 10:00-1:00


SANTA’S WORKSHOP

We will open our classroom for you to come finish your Christmas projects you may be having a little trouble with. Our Santa Elves will be there to help you.

Sat. Dec. 15, 10:00-4:00

ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY
Sat. Dec. 8th, 11:00

Please join us for this annual event where we share what great things we have created this year, and celebrate another great year of sewing!
 Bring your show & tell projects and a covered dish to share. We will supply the other items. 
 
 If you’re new to sewing come see the
 great things others have created.
This is always a fun time.​


NEW OWNER BERNINA 790 & 880

In this class you will learn the additional sewing and embroidery features your machine will do.

Tues. Oct. 23 2:00-4:00 p.m.