Paula's Fine Fabrics
Classes January & February, 2015
QUILTING, EMBROIDERY & FIBER ARTS CLASSES
  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 SAMPLER CLUB $10

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

Sat. Jan. 31, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Feb. 28, 10:00 - 12:00




BERNINA MONTHLY VIRTUAL CLUB  $10.00

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. 

Sat. Jan. 17, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Feb. 21, 10:00 - 12:00
In March we will be back to regular date (second Sat. of the month).


“PAPER PIECING” QUILT BLOCK $20

We will explore the basic techniques of paper piecing a quilt bock. 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 paper pieced heart block. Taught by Amy

Tues. Feb. 3, 10:00-1:00 p.m.



SEWING & SMOCKING CLASSES
SERGER T-SHIRT $25

Choose your favorite t-shirt pattern and some of our beautiful knits and we will help fit you and you can see how quick and easy it is to make your own t-shirts. This will all be done on your serger. If you don’t own a serger yet, you may use one of ours. Taught by Paula 

Fri Feb. 20, 10:00-1:00 p.m.

BEGINNING SEWING $45.00

Have you wanted to learn to sew but did not know where to start then this is the class for you. We will start with learning how to operate your machine, then learn how to read a pattern and cut out and sew a pair of cute pajama pants. Taught by Paula

Sat. Jan. 24th 10:00-3:00 p.m.



NEW OWNER BABYLOCK SERGER TRAINING ONE

In this class you will learn how to thread your serger and do all the basic stitches. Taught by Paula

Wed. Jan. 28th,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.

Fri. Jan 23rd, 10:00—12:30 p.m.
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.

Fri. Jan. 23rd, 1:00-4:00 p.m.


NEW OWNER BABY LOCK SEWING MACHINE TRAINING

This class is for all new owners of Baby Lock Sewing machines. Please bring a pastel colored thread and a new size 12 needle. We will provide the fabric. Must have purchased your machine from Paula’s.

Mon. Jan. 19th,  10:00-1:00 P.M.


MONTHLY CLUBS, NEW OWNER MACHINE TRAINING & SOFTWARE CLASSES

​NEW OWNER BABY LOCK SERGER TRAINING PART TWO

This class will cover the chain stitch and cover stitch that your serger can do. Taught by Paula

Thurs. Feb. 26th,10:00-12:00


SILHOUETTE CAMEO “DESIGN UNIQUE TEE SHIRTS” $15

The Cameo is the perfect addition for any sewer, quilter, or crafter.  You will create a unique Tee shirt design using iron on vinyl and appliques. There will be a class demo for cutting and applying vinyl and applique. Bring your laptop, power cord, mouse and your CAMEO software installed. Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register. Taught by Bonnie

Sat. Feb. 28, 1:00 - 3:30 p.m.

A LITTLE SOMETHIN’ JACKET $25

This is a must have jacket for your wardrobe. A quick and easy jacket anyone can make. Flattering for any figure type. Pattern comes with options for both sleeve and jacket lengths Just select one of our beautiful fabrics (a rayon batik would work great) and get started. You will want to make more than one! Taught by Donna Lawrence. 

Tues. Jan. 27th 10:00-1:00 p.m.


THE CLASSIC BLOUSE $45.00

This pattern will soon become your favorite blouse pattern. This pattern has B,D and D cup sizes for a much better fit. Construction is quick and easyl You will learn a great collar technique and see several options for sleeves. There are lots of possibilities with this pattern and it will soon become a favorite. Taught by Donna Lawrence.

Wed. Feb. 18th 10:00-4:00 p.m.

BEGINNING QUILTING $45.00

This class is for the very beginner or for anyone wanting to improve their quilting skills. You will make a simple baby sized or wall hanging, learning all the basic techniques of quilting, how to use a cutting mat and rotary cutter, choose your fabrics, how to layer the quilt and how to apply the binding. Taught by Donna Lawrence.

Tues. Feb. 10, 17 and 24 10:00-1:00 p.m.


HEIRLOOM SEWING $35

In this class you will learn the basic steps used in heirloom sewing, joining lace, attaching entredeux, pintucks, etc. You will then be able to incorporate these techniques into a beautiful 
Easter Dress, First Communion dress or Christening gown. Lace and fabric to make samples will be provided with class fee. Taught by Paula

Fri. Feb. 27, 10:00-1:00 p.m.


DIME DESIGNS IN MACHINE EMBROIDERY 

In only 4 hours, you will experience embroidery on every level and acquire the confidence to tackle any embroidery challenge with ease. We’ll start with an idea - a drawing, and bring it to life on screen. During our interactive hooping clinic, Inspiration Consultant Cindy Hogan will share inside secrets for transforming mundane stitches into show-stopping embroidery! 
Cost to attend only $29 PLUS you will receive a gift valued at over $499! 

See Registration and Class Supply Details Here. 
Class Selection Dates:
February 5, 2015: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM or
February 5, 2015: 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM or
February 6, 2015: 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Three Day Hands-on Baby Lock Ovation/Evolution Serge-A-Thon

Taught by Patsy Sheilds, an Independent Serger Expert and Licensed Sue Green-Baker Instructor
Fee includes a fabric sample packet each day to complete the fully illustrated, in color, step by step workbook with samples! 
Class Fee is $249 for three days of training. Lunch and fabrics supplied daily.

Retreat Dates:  Feb. 12, 13 & 14th  
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Each Day
See Class Supply List and pre registration requirement Here.

NEW OWNER BERNINA SEWING MACHINE TRAINING  Class Three

This class is for all new 7 series and 8 series BERNINA machines. In this class we will explore all the additional things your machines are capable of.

Fri. Jan. 30th, 1:30-3:30 p.m.



​NEW OWNER BERNINA EMBROIDERY MACHINE TRAINING

This class is for all new owners of BERNINA machines had 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.

Fri. Jan. 30th,10:00– 1:00 p.m.


NEW OWNER BABY LOCK  EMBROIDERY TRAINING

This class is for all new Baby Lock machines that have embroidery capabilities. You will learn all the basics of how to embroidery, which stabilizers to use and how to send designs from your computer to your sewing machine.

Mon. Jan. 19th,1:30-3:30 P.M.


Decorate Me!