Paula's Fine Fabrics
News & Classes August & September, 2017
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. 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 don’t wear perfume to class.



BERNINA SOFTWARE INSPIRATIONS CLUB $10
Opened 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, 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.
Taught by Bonnie

Sat. Aug. 19, 10:00—12:00 (Will be back on regular schedule in Sept.)
Sat. Sept. 30 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. Aug. 12, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. Sept. 9, 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 learn all the basics of your new BERNINA sewing machine. Please bring a pastel colored thread and new size 12 needle.
Must have purchased your machine from Paula’s.

Tues. Aug. 22, 10:00-12:00




NEW OWNER BERNINA EMBROIDERY TRAINING
No Class Fee

If your Bernina Machine has an embroidery module this is the class to learn all about embroidery.

Tues. Sept. 5, 10:00-12:00


SOFTWARE CLASSES & CLUBS

IN THE HOOP TOWEL HANGER KIT FEE $5
Come learn all the features of the new machine upgrade for the 790’s and 880’s.

This will be a hands on class. You will make an "in the hoop" towel hanger as you learn and use all of the fantastic new features.
Not sure yet about the upgrade, come to class and observe all the new features.  You will be impressed!

Sat. Aug. 26th 1:30-3:30



FOLD’N STITCH WREATH $30

Need a pretty seasonal wreath, or an unusual table topper? Whip up this dimensional design in just a few hours. Taught by Mable Holiman.

Wed. Aug. 23 10:00-2:00


INTERMEDIATE QUILTING $45

If you have taken a beginning quilting class and are ready to venture further or have been quilting but need a few professional pointers then join Mable Holiman to make your next quilt.

Thursday, Aug. 17, 24, & 31
10:00-1:00 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.



QUILTS FOR KIDS CHARITY DAYS

Wed. Aug. 30 10:00– 4:00
Wed. Sept. 27 10:00-4:00

Could you donate a few hours of your time to help sew quilts for kids. Our quilts are donated to Wolfson’s Children's Hospital. We are always taking donations for kid suitable quilting fabric and batting. A big thanks to all that have helped us.


 More information about this wonderful charity at quiltsforkids.org.

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

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. Aug. 22, 1:00-3:30



BEGINNERS SEWING CLUB $10

Join Cheryl each month to explore new ideas, techniques, different sewing feet and much more to help someone new to sewing.  This is a lecture class. No class supplies needed.


Sat. Sept. 9,  1:00-3:00 p.m.


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 Labor Day, September 4)


BERNINA SOFTWARE EMBROIDERY V8 UPDATE OVERVIEW $10

Come see what is included in your free update to your BERNINA V8 software. Many new features have been added to make our software more powerful and versatile. The new update features improve the embroidery design process, gives you new tools for creating SVG cut files, fiber art print files and so much more.  Taught by Bonnie.

Sat. August 19, 12:30—3:30


MINI DIVA WALLET $35

Learn to make this adorable and practical wallet with frame and you will want to make many more for friends and family. We will be using Cork fabric. If you have never sewn with cork this is a great small project to learn with. Taught by Mable.

Thurs. Sept. 28 10:00-3:30



NORA $25

This is a new Children’s Corner pattern that is designed for knit fabrics. It can be made with your sewing machine or serger and comes is sizes 1-14.

Tues. Sept. 12, 10-2:00 p.m.



CLASSY LASS WRISTLET $25

Learn to sew with cork as you make this simple wristlet. Fee includes pattern, cork and closures. Taught by Paula

Wed. Sept. 6th 10:00-12:00

NEW OWNER BABY LOCK SERGER TRAINING

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. Aug. 16,  10:00-12:30


NEW OWNER BABY LOCK COVER-STITCH TRAINING

This will be the second part of your training. You will learn to do the cover stitch and the wave and blanket stitch.

Tues. Sept. 19, 10:00-12:30



SEWING 101 $35

Do you own a sewing machine but have no idea what to do with it, or just thinking you would like to see what sewing is all about, then join us to get started. You will learn how to operate a sewing machine, basic sewing techniques and then make a simple pillowcase. If you don’t own a machine yet you may rent one of ours.
Taught by Cheryl. 

Sat. Sept. 16th 10:00-4:00


KNIT TEE SHIRT $20

Learn to know your serger better as you make a simple summer t-shirt. All brands of sergers are welcome. Taught by Paula.

Thurs. Sept. 7, 10:00-1:30 p.m.




STUDY HALL SKIRT $30

You don’t need a lot of sewing experience to make this adorable pleated skirt. You will learn to put in an invisible zipper in class. Taught by Cheryl.

Fri. Aug. 25th 10:00-4:00

EMBROIDERY MULTI-HOOPING WITH BERNINA V8 SOFTWARE $25

Do you like to stitch large designs that require multi-hooping but avoid them because you think the process is too complicated. Come learn how to simplify the process as we explore various methods to multi-hoop using your V8 software.  Hands on class. Bring your laptop with BERNINA V8 free update installed.
Taught by Bonnie.

Sat. Sept. 30, 12:30—4:30


NEW OWNER BERNINA TRAINING CLASS THREE
No Class Fee

This class is for owners of the 790 and 880 to learn all the extras these machines can do.

Tues. Sept. 5, 1:00-3:30