Paula's Fine Fabrics
News & Classes January and February, 2017
QUILTING, EMBROIDERY & FIBER ARTS
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.
BERNINA SOFTWARE INSPIRATIONS CLUB $10
Opened To All BERNINA Software Owners
For a limited amount of time, CD will have V7 & V8 formats but newest V8 functions will not work in V7.
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. Jan. 28, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Feb. 18, 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, short cuts and creative design techniques 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 Cheryl.
Sat. Jan. 14, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Feb. 11, 10:00 - 12:00
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.
Tues. Jan. 24, 10:00-12:00
NEW OWNER BERNINA EMBROIDERY TRAINING
If your Bernina Machine has an embroidery module this is the class to learn all about embroidery.
Tues. Jan. 31, 10:00-12:30
FREE MOTION QUILTING $25
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.
Sat. Jan. 14, 12:30 - 4:00 p.m.
CLAUDIA’S CREATIONS WORKSHOP
Coming In March
Please save the dates of March 24 and 25th for a Claudia’s Creations Workshop.
More details for project and cost coming soon. She did a workshop here last year and everyone loved it.
PAPER PIECING $25
Learn the art of paper piecing as you work on a small project that could later be used as a mug rug or pot holder. We will be working on one quarter of a New York Beauty square. Taught by Mabel Holiman.
Thurs. Feb. 9th 1:30-4:00 p.m.
DIVA FRAME WALLET $30
This frame wallet will definitely turn some heads! It’s the perfect accessory and so simple that even a beginner can do it. You’ll want to make one to go with every bag you have!. It includes 6 card pockets, 2 open pockets and a zippered pocket:
Fits 71/2” frame. Taught by Mable Holiman
Mon. Feb. 6 10:00-3:00
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.
QUILTS FOR KIDS CHARITY Days
Thurs. Feb. 23, 10:00-4:00
Thurs. Mar. 30th 10:00-4:00
We hope that you will be able to continue to support us in this worthy cause. We need volunteers to help cut the kits and sew the quilts. We also need donations of fabric and money to purchase batting for these quilts. We were able to deliver 18 beautiful quilts to Wolfson’s Hospital for Christmas. A big thank you for all the wonderful volunteers that made this possible. We will open up our class room once a month to come in and work on quilts. I will provide the sewing machines.
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.
Tues. Jan. 24, 1:00-3:00
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY
So Much Fun!
A big "Thank You" to all that attended our Christmas party. We loved your beautiful projects.
A delicious lunch and special discounts were enjoyed by all.Thank you for sharing your projects
and being our customer. First & second winners:
DESIGNS WORKS SOFTWARE $20
Opened to all BERNINA owners of this software
Look for next lesson in March.
BEGINNING QUILTING $55
In this three week class you will make a simple baby sized quilt as you learn the basic of quilting your top from start to finish. On the last day you will learn to put it all together with batting and how to do the backing. Taught by Mable Holiman.
Thurs. Feb. 2, 9 & 16 10:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m.
KNIT TEE SHIRT $20
Get to know your serger as you make a simple t-shirt. We have some beautiful knits that are perfect for this. If your serger has a cover stitch feature this would be a good change to really learn to use it. If you don’t own a serger yet, come use one of ours and see what you’ve been missing. Taught by Paula
Tues., Feb. 21, 10:00-12:30
SIT AND SEW $5
We are opening up our class room most Mondays 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.
Mon. Jan. 9,16, 23 & 30, 10:00 - 4:00
Mon. Feb. 13, 20 & 27,10:00 - 4:00
BERNINA V8 EMBROIDERY SOFTWARE OVERVIEW
$15 or free if you purchased software from Paula’s.
Bring your computer with V8 software installed. We will review and work through the wonderful new features of this software.
Sat. Feb. 18, 12:30—4:00
BEGINNING RULER WORK FOR FREE MOTION QUILTING $25
BERNINA Ruler Foot #72 & BERNINA Ruler Set Required
Using your BERNINA sewing machine, learn how to use 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., Jan. 28, 12:30—4:00
This is a simple little jumper where you will learn how to sew a lined garment for your child. This is easy enough for a beginner sewer wanting to make classic garments for your precious little girl. This is a children’s corner pattern.
Tues., Feb. 28th 10:00– 2:30 p.m.
CLASSIC A-LINE SKIRT $25
This is a perfect class for you if you have taken our beginning sewing class or have done a little sewing. This is a great skirt for spring and it is fully lined with an invisible zipper. I have several in my wardrobe. Taught by Paula
Wed., Feb. 15th 10:00-2:00 p.m.
THE LITTLE LACIE BAG $20
This classy little bag will hold just about anything you need. The top is finished with an adorable lace zipper.
Wed., Jan. 25th 10:00-2:00
EMBROIDERY TECHNIQUES FROM A TO Z! $29
This workshop is presented by Tamara Evans from Designs in Machine Embroidery.
We are offering a choice of two days:
Friday, (Feb. 24 10:00-2:00 pm) OR
Saturday, (Feb. 25 10:00-2:00 pm).
All attendees will receive a fully activated copy of My Emoji Stitches software (A $199 value).
If you register and pay on-line you will receive the Dainty Butterflies Collection.
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. Feb.1, 10:00-12:30
NEW OWNER BABY LOCK COVER-STITCH
This will be the second part of your training. You will learn to do the cover stitch and the wave and blanket stitch.
Wed. Feb. 1, 1:30-3:30