Paula's Fine Fabrics
Classes March & April, 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

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. March 28, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. April 25, 10:00 - 12:00


BERNINA 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. March 14, 10:00 - 12:00
Sat. April 11, 10:00 - 12:00



“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 flower pot block. Taught by Amy

Wed. April 22nd 10:00-1:00 p.m.




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.

Thurs. April 9th 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. April 10th 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. April 10th 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.

Wed. April 15th 10:00-1:00 P.M.



NEW OWNER MACHINE TRAINING, MONTHLY CLUBS & 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. April 30th 10:00-12:00



WEEKENDER TRAVEL BAG $45

This is the perfect carry-all bag for your next getaway. Great for travel with a top zipper for security. Loads of pockets for anything you want to carry. Make it out of pre-quilted fabric for easier construction

Mon. April 20th 10:00-4:00 


THREE LITTLE BUNNIES TEA TOWEL $20

Learn to make this adorable yo-yo tea towel using 3 different sized yo-yo makers. In class you will use fusible web to applique with the blanket stitch on your sewing machine. This tea towel would make a great Easter gift. Taught by Amy

Fri. Mar. 27th 10:00-1:00 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. Mar. 24, 31, April 7th 10:00-1:00 p.m.



BERNINA SUPER SEW DAY $20
Bag of Tricks

Create a small tote bag while celebrating 10 years of technology with the BERNINA Stitch Regulator. Using the BERNINA Stitch Regulator, 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. Learn about the modes of the stitch regulator as well as how to manage the different ways to power it. The tote will be finished with various techniques, including a great technique for the zipper, using the wonderful BERNINA Feet that make everything easier. You will want to make many of these totes in all shapes and sizes.
 We will supply all machines and supplies.

Thurs. April 16th 10:00-1:00 or
Sat. April 18th 10:00-1:00 p.m.


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. April 17th 1:30-3:00 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. April 17th 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.

Wed. April 15th 1:30-3:30 P.M.




BERNINA VER 7 BEGINNER SOFTWARE TRAINING
CLASSES ONE & TWO

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. March 14, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. Class One 
Sat. April 11th 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Class Two




BEGINNING DIGITIZING WITH
BERNINA V7 DESIGNER SOFTWARE $15

Do you want to create your own embroidery designs? There are so many possibilities and endless creative options in your BERNINA V7 software. Bring your laptop and join us for a basic introduction to digitizing.  Must have the BERNINA V7 Designer software and have completed the beginner classes. Also, bring your power cord, mouse and dongle. Taught by Bonnie. Call the store (904) 519-7705 to register.

Sat. April 25, 1:00 – 3:30

TRAVEL ESSENTIALS $30

It’s easy to take beauty on the go and look stylish while doing so with this handy and roomy cosmetics organizer. The organizer measures 12” x 27”when open and 12” x 9”x 3”for storage. Three see-through pockets make everything easy to find and a deep zippered pocket on the bottom is perfect for larger items. Could also be used for sewing and quilting supplies. This would also make a great gift. Can be made from pre-quilted fabric or you can quilt your own.

Mon. Mar. 30th 10:00-2:00 p.m.