Paula's Fine Fabrics
Classes May & June, 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 INSPIRATIONS CLUB $10
Opened To All BERNINA V7 Software Owners

The software lesson will be a video and lecture.  After the video, working through the lesson on your computer (as time permits) is optional so bring your computer, power cord, mouse and dongle if interested.  You will receive a CD containing the class information and a Club discount on all of your purchases (excluding machines) that day.  You must be registered and paid to receive the CD. Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register.  Taught by Bonnie.

Sat. May 30, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. June 27, 10:00 - 12:00


BERNINA LIFESTYLES CLUB  $10.00
Opened to ALL BERNINA Machine Owners

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. May 9, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. June 13, 10:00 - 12:00




BEGINNING QUILTING

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. May 19, 26 & June 2, 10:00-1:00 





SEWING & SMOCKING CLASSES
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 PaulaThurs. April 9th 10:00-1:00 p.m

Mon. June 1, 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. June 5th, 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. June 5th, 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. May 18th, 10:00-1:00 P.M.



​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

Mon. June 15th, 10:00-12:00


NEW OWNER MACHINE TRAINING, MONTHLY CLUBS & SOFTWARE CLASSES
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. June 12th,  1:00-4:00 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.

Fri. June 12th, 10:00–12:30


​A PLACE FOR EVERYTHING $45

You will love this spacious organizer with a padded handle and lots of zippered pockets to hold everything you need-sewing machine accessories, tools and more. Removable zippered divider in a variety of styles hold all your supplies. This is a great bag for classes and retreats. Customize your pockets based on your needs. Taught by Donna Lawrence. This a two day class.

Thurs. June 4 & 11, 10:00 am—2:00 p.m.


​KID’S CAMP $75.00

Calling all kids ages 10 and up. Have you been wanting to learn to sew? Then this is the class for you. You will learn how to use your machine, follow patterns and will make a pillowcase, a pair of pajama pants and a zippered pouch. This class is limited to 12 students so sign up early. Taught by Donna Lawrence

Mon.-Thurs., June 22-25, 10:00-1:00


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. May 18th, 1:30-3:30 P.M.



SAMPLER QUILT $45.00

If you have done a little quilting, but want to learn more this is the perfect project for you. During this class you will learn several different blocks: rail fence, nine-patch, nine-patch variations, log cabin, square dance, friendship star and flying geese. You will make one of each block in the fabrics of your choice. This quilt could be easily adapted to other sizes. This would be great in Christmas or fall fabrics, or to match your décor. We will also review how to add borders, layer and quilt your quilt and how to do binding.

Tues. May 19, 26 & June 2, 10:00-1:00 p.m.



BERNINA VER 7 BEGINNER SOFTWARE TRAINING
CLASSES ONE 

This is for the new beginner just starting with BERNINA VER 7 embroidery software. You must have VER 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 30, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. 


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

​A review of design works software using vector & bitmap files to create CutWork and decorating options for projects using PaintWork and CrystalWork tools. Bring your computer, power cord, mouse, dongle and software installed.
Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register. Taught by Bonnie.

Sat. June 27, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.



​BAG OF TRICKS $20 (kit fee $5.00)

Create a small tote bag while learning to use your BERNINA Stitch Regulator. Using the stitch regulator you will quilt a large portion of the bag with simple straight stitching and then zigzag stitching to quilt the rest. Come away with not just a cute little tote, but also with a good understanding of how the BERNINA stitch regulator works. The tote will be finished with various techniques, including a great technique for the zipper. You will want to make many of these totes in all shapes and sizes. Taught by Amy Johnson.

Sat. May 16th, 10:00-1:00 p.m.

INTRODUCTION TO THE DIME SOFTWARE 

 Have you recently purchased the Dime Software sand been afraid to take it out of the box? Then come join Amy as you explore how to use this software. If we have enough interest we can start a monthly club using this software. This class is free if you purchased your software from Paula’s. Others can take the class for a fee of $35.00.

Sat. June 6th, 10:00-1:00 p.m.

***Donna is teaching both of these classes at the same time. If you have already taken her Beginning Quilting Class then you can make the sampler quilt.

***Donna is teaching both of these classes at the same time. If you have already taken her Beginning Quilting Class then you can make the sampler quilt.