Paula's Fine Fabrics

News & Classes For November & December, 2016
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. 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

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. Nov. 26, 10:00 - 12:00
No Class in Dec. See you in January.




BERNINA LIFESTYLES CLUB  $10.00
Opened to ALL BERNINA Machine Owners

Learn all the wonderful features of your BERNINA machines. Presser feet, techniques, short cuts and creative design projects 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 Bonnie.

Sat. Nov. 12, 10:00 - 12:00 
No Class in Dec.  



SEWING & SMOCKING 

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.

Sat., Nov. 19, 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.

Sat., Dec. 17, 10:00-12:30

BERNINA V7 SOFTWARE BEGINNER TRAINING

This will be our last beginner training for Version 7 software. Starting in Jan. 2017 we will begin using Version 8. For a transition period, we will continue to provide you with design formats for both versions on your monthly club class CD.

This class 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. Nov. 12, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.  

SOFTWARE CLASSES & CLUBS

SIT AND SEW $5

​We are opening up our class room every other 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. We hope to see more participation.

Mon. Nov. 7, 14, 21, 28, Dec. 5, 12, and 19th.


SUE GREEN BAKER BABY LOCK ADVANCED SERGER THREE DAY EVENT $249
 DEC. 1, 2 & 3, 2016
THURS., FRI. & SAT.

We have the  Sue Green Baker Advanced Serger Event you have been waiting for.

You must have already taken the Beginning Serger Event that she teaches before taking this one. Class fee is $249.00 which includes a CD with the 3 workbooks in a PDF file to print or save to your favorite electronic device. You will complete one workbook each day in class. Fee includes a fabric sample packet each day to complete the three fully illustrated, in color, step by step workbooks! Lunch is also included each day.

A Baby Lock Ovation or Evolution Serger can be furnished for your use in class if you do not own an Ovation or Evolution! 
Class size is limited so please sign up early. We are taking registrations now for this class.

More class details can be found here.



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. Dec. 6th 10:00-12:30

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

Thurs. Nov. 10th 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 EVENT
Thurs. Dec 29th, 10:00-4:00

Our shop is the Jacksonville Chapter for Quilts for Kids. We want to thank everyone that came and helped us at our first meeting. We will meet again on Thursday, Dec. 29 and we need your help. We have kits for piecing and we have quilt tops that need quilting. We provide kits for you that are very simple to make and we provide sewing machines. Our quilts are donated to Wolfson’s Children’s Hospital. If you have extra fabric you would like to donate we have a tax-exempt form to give you.  You can check their web-site at quiltsforkids.org.

We could also use your help for this project on our Monday Sit & Sew days.




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.

​Sat., Nov. 19, 1:00 - 3:00


ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY
Sat. Dec. 10, 2016, 11:00

Please join us for our annual Christmas Party. Bring a covered dish to share and something that you have made this year. We provide utinsels, beverages & etc. This is a great opportunity to share your talent with other friends. We have some great door prizes and very special discounts through out the store.

Wishing you a Happy Thanksgiving 
Join us Friday, Nov . 25 for our Fantastic Black Friday Sale!! Watch our weekly updates for more details.


Our Holiday Hours:

Nov. 24, Thurs. Store Closed
Happy Thanksgiving

Dec. 24, Sat. Store Closes 2:00 pm

Dec. 25, Sun. Store Closed
Merry Christmas

Dec. 26, Mon. Store Closed

Dec. 31, Sat. Store Closes 3:00 pm

Jan. 1, Sun. Store Closed
Happy New Year


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

​We have completed our 2016 classes.