Classes


Open to all hand applique enthusiasts! Bring your hand applique project to work on. Spending stitching time with others makes the stitching time fly by!

Know Your Sewing Machine
- Apr 27, 2017

Did you get a sewing machine last Christmas and it's still in the box or do you have one hidden at the back of the closet? Bring your machine along to our class and we will show you how to set it up, explore the controls and find out what they do. At the end of the class you will have become friends with your machine! This class is for students new to Paradise Sewing. We'd like to introduce you to our store and the many services we offer. Materials included, however please bring spare needles, suitable for your particular machine, and the manual. (Please note that all machines must be in working order, we cannot carry out repairs during a class. We do offer a machine servicing/repair service.)

Cost: $ 30.00
Open Sewing
- Apr 28, 2017

Come bring your sewing machine, project and supplies and sew with us!

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Sewing
- Apr 28, 2017

A new approach to Beginning Sewing! Want to learn to sew but can't find a source that is teaching something you actually want to make? Make what you want with Lee Mary on Friday nights! Some restrictions apply (No, you can't make that wedding dress for your niece!). Email Lee Mary at heathshlm@cox.net to get started!

Cost: $ 20.00
Finish It Friday
- Apr 28, 2017

Come and sew on Friday nights and Finish those projects!

Cost: $ 10.00
Starting out with the basics, beginners learn this easy freezer paper applique method with great results. After the blocks are prepared they can be hand or machine appliqued - hand applique will be demonstrated in class. Make a butterfly block that can be incorporated into a wall hanging, pillow, tote bag or a placemat. Make more butterflies and the options are endless. Come with a friend for even more fun!

Cost: $ 25.00
Baby Lock Serge-A-Thon
- Apr 29, 2017

Come give our sergers a test drive!

Cost: $ 5.00
Crazy Busy Bees
- Apr 30, 2017

Yeah! Buggy Barn is back in all its splendor and fun! Janet and Pam are both designing and making patterns available. Let’s get back into it with bees and flowers – perfect for spring and summer. The bees come alive with their individual personality. Choose your favorite color for flowers, making your quilt unique and perfect for you. This is a more difficult quilt using the buggy barn method of assembly, previous buggy barn experience would be helpful, however with an open mind and determination and you will succeed. In class you will be guided through the steps, with examples and explanation. Busy quilters, I hope you can join the fun with stitching together the busy bees!

Cost: $ 30.00
Jellyroll Starburst Quilt
- May 01, 2017

Make this stunning Jelly Roll Starburst quilt from precut fabric with Kimberly Einmo's new magical design techniques.

Cost: $ 65.00
Ruler Work on your Domestic Sewing Machine

Cost: $ 30.00
Premier Plus w/Tim Frost
- May 03, 2017

This book contains everything you need to begin digitizing your own designs with Premier+™ Create Basics . All of the basic tools and techniques for using this software, and the newest features that help you to create beautiful projects are included in this book. Nancy will guide you through this book while you practice on your own computer.

Cost: $ 60.00
May Redbirds
- May 04, 2017

More Info coming soon!

Cost: $ 25.00
Open Sewing
- May 05, 2017

Come bring your sewing machine, project and supplies and sew with us!

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Sewing
- May 05, 2017

A new approach to Beginning Sewing! Want to learn to sew but can't find a source that is teaching something you actually want to make? Make what you want with Lee Mary on Friday nights! Some restrictions apply (No, you can't make that wedding dress for your niece!). Email Lee Mary at heathshlm@cox.net to get started!

Cost: $ 20.00
Finish It Friday
- May 05, 2017

Come and sew on Friday nights and Finish those projects!

Cost: $ 10.00
Paradise Club
- May 06, 2017

Paradise Club is free club with no requirements other than curiosity. What is everybody else working on? What's new in the store? What are the upcoming classes? You can bring your sharing, bring your embroidery and sewing victories (and defeats) but most of all just bring yourself and be prepared for a great time!

Spring in Prague
- May 06, 2017

The whimsical embroidery applique designs for Spring in Prague are based on antique lace designs from the Czech Republic and Romania. Class #1 is organization and set-up.

Cost: $ 99.00
Visit Friendship Quilters of San Diego for information. http://friendshipquilterssd.org/

Cost: $ FREE
Demo using Cameo Cutter

Cost: $ 15.00
Name Above All Names
- May 08, 2017

The exquisite detailing in these embroidery designs will make this Name Above All Names Quilt a treasured heirloom for years to come. Each block features a letter of the alphabet and Bible verse. Stitch them all together for the full quilt or use only one for a Bible cover, tote or table runner.

Cost: $ 60.00
All you need to create and design your own personal wardrobe with style and confidence is any basic pattern and THIS workbook. This is the only book that has interactive videos for each lesson. Come see Judy demonstrate how this ingenious new book works!

Cost: $ 10.00
Quilts of Valor
- May 11, 2017

The mission of the Quilts of Valor Foundation is to cover service members and veterans touched by war with comforting and healing Quilts of Valor.

Cost: $ FREE
Open Sewing
- May 12, 2017

Come bring your sewing machine, project and supplies and sew with us!

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Sewing
- May 12, 2017

A new approach to Beginning Sewing! Want to learn to sew but can't find a source that is teaching something you actually want to make? Make what you want with Lee Mary on Friday nights! Some restrictions apply (No, you can't make that wedding dress for your niece!). Email Lee Mary at heathshlm@cox.net to get started!

Cost: $ 20.00
Finish It Friday
- May 12, 2017

Come and sew on Friday nights and Finish those projects!

Cost: $ 10.00
Canyon Quilters
- May 13, 2017

Canyon Quilters Guild

The Poway Nighttime Group meets at Paradise Sewing.

Paradise Sewing is excited to host our first Embroidery Software Boot Camp! This is an extensive 3 day workshop using the NEW PREMIER PLUS ULTRA Embroidery Software! These 3 days are all hands-on!

Cost: $ 299.00
Paradise Sewing is excited to host our second Embroidery Software Boot Camp! This is an extensive 3 day workshop for intermediate/advanced students using the NEW PREMIER PLUS ULTRA Embroidery Software! These 3 days are all hands-on!

Cost: $ 299.00
Open Sewing
- May 19, 2017

Come bring your sewing machine, project and supplies and sew with us!

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Sewing
- May 19, 2017

A new approach to Beginning Sewing! Want to learn to sew but can't find a source that is teaching something you actually want to make? Make what you want with Lee Mary on Friday nights! Some restrictions apply (No, you can't make that wedding dress for your niece!). Email Lee Mary at heathshlm@cox.net to get started!

Cost: $ 20.00
Finish It Friday
- May 19, 2017

Come and sew on Friday nights and Finish those projects!

Cost: $ 10.00
More information coming soon!

Cost: $ 30.00
Introducing Accuquilt!
- May 23, 2017

See Below

Cost: $ 10.00
Floriani - The New 'U'
- May 23, 2017

This class is designed for the owners of the Floriani software (formerly known as FTC Suite and FTC Pro) to finally once and for all, find out what’s happened?!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Introducing Accuquilt!
- May 24, 2017

See Below

Cost: $ 10.00
Destiny Owners Class
- May 25, 2017

Learn the basics and beyond of your Babylock Destiny. This class will feature the Scanner. Owner's classes are free when your machine is purchased at Paradise Sewing. All others: $75

Cost: $ 10.00
Open Sewing
- May 26, 2017

Come bring your sewing machine, project and supplies and sew with us!

Cost: $ FREE
Beginning Sewing
- May 26, 2017

A new approach to Beginning Sewing! Want to learn to sew but can't find a source that is teaching something you actually want to make? Make what you want with Lee Mary on Friday nights! Some restrictions apply (No, you can't make that wedding dress for your niece!). Email Lee Mary at heathshlm@cox.net to get started!

Cost: $ 20.00
Finish It Friday
- May 26, 2017

Come and sew on Friday nights and Finish those projects!

Cost: $ 10.00
Elegant Elements B
- May 27, 2017

Hoopsisters' creations never fail to amaze as they come together before your eyes in your embroidery hoop! You'll enjoy the process of making these blocks in the hoop and watching your quilt grow into a beautiful, intricate creation as you put the blocks together! - Each Block is Unique Only 6 block repeat. You'll be making something new every month! - Quick Stitch Out Time with an average of 30 minutes per block. - Digital Cutting Files We've included Digital Cut Files you may choose to use and spice things up!

Cost: $ 35.00
Open to all hand applique enthusiasts! Bring your hand applique project to work on. Spending stitching time with others makes the stitching time fly by!

Paradise Club
- Jun 03, 2017

Paradise Club is free club with no requirements other than curiosity. What is everybody else working on? What's new in the store? What are the upcoming classes? You can bring your sharing, bring your embroidery and sewing victories (and defeats) but most of all just bring yourself and be prepared for a great time!

Crazy Busy Bees
- Jun 04, 2017

Yeah! Buggy Barn is back in all its splendor and fun! Janet and Pam are both designing and making patterns available. Let’s get back into it with bees and flowers – perfect for spring and summer. The bees come alive with their individual personality. Choose your favorite color for flowers, making your quilt unique and perfect for you. This is a more difficult quilt using the buggy barn method of assembly, previous buggy barn experience would be helpful, however with an open mind and determination and you will succeed. In class you will be guided through the steps, with examples and explanation. Busy quilters, I hope you can join the fun with stitching together the busy bees!

Cost: $ 30.00
Star Spangled Quilt
- Jun 10, 2017

Snip & Flip is a fast, fun technique that creates complex-looking designs using positive and negative space. We will fuse, cut, arrange and applique shapes to a background. Once you learn the technique you can combine different numbers of cuts and high contrast fabrics to create a variety of layouts and designs.

Cost: $ 35.00
Kids Sewing Week-2017
- Jun 12, 2017

Kids Sewing Week

Cost: $ 95.00
Floriani - The New 'U'
- Jun 20, 2017

This class is designed for the owners of the Floriani software (formerly known as FTC Suite and FTC Pro) to finally once and for all, find out what’s happened?!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Elegant Elements B
- Jun 24, 2017

Hoopsisters' creations never fail to amaze as they come together before your eyes in your embroidery hoop! You'll enjoy the process of making these blocks in the hoop and watching your quilt grow into a beautiful, intricate creation as you put the blocks together! - Each Block is Unique Only 6 block repeat. You'll be making something new every month! - Quick Stitch Out Time with an average of 30 minutes per block. - Digital Cutting Files We've included Digital Cut Files you may choose to use and spice things up!

Cost: $ 35.00
Paradise Club
- Jul 01, 2017

Paradise Club is free club with no requirements other than curiosity. What is everybody else working on? What's new in the store? What are the upcoming classes? You can bring your sharing, bring your embroidery and sewing victories (and defeats) but most of all just bring yourself and be prepared for a great time!

Floriani - The New 'U'
- Jul 18, 2017

This class is designed for the owners of the Floriani software (formerly known as FTC Suite and FTC Pro) to finally once and for all, find out what’s happened?!!

Cost: $ 10.00
Elegant Elements A
- Jul 22, 2017

Hoopsisters' creations never fail to amaze as they come together before your eyes in your embroidery hoop! You'll enjoy the process of making these blocks in the hoop and watching your quilt grow into a beautiful, intricate creation as you put the blocks together! - Each Block is Unique Only 6 block repeat. You'll be making something new every month! - Quick Stitch Out Time with an average of 30 minutes per block. - Digital Cutting Files We've included Digital Cut Files you may choose to use and spice things up!

Cost: $ 150.00
Elegant Elements B
- Jul 22, 2017

Hoopsisters' creations never fail to amaze as they come together before your eyes in your embroidery hoop! You'll enjoy the process of making these blocks in the hoop and watching your quilt grow into a beautiful, intricate creation as you put the blocks together! - Each Block is Unique Only 6 block repeat. You'll be making something new every month! - Quick Stitch Out Time with an average of 30 minutes per block. - Digital Cutting Files We've included Digital Cut Files you may choose to use and spice things up!

Cost: $ 35.00
Elegant Elements Border
- Aug 26, 2017

Add the optional Elegant Elements Border in this class.

Cost: $ 35.00
Visit Friendship Quilters of San Diego for information. http://friendshipquilterssd.org/

Cost: $ FREE
Visit Friendship Quilters of San Diego for information. http://friendshipquilterssd.org/

Cost: $ FREE
Visit Friendship Quilters of San Diego for information. http://friendshipquilterssd.org/

Cost: $ FREE
Test Class
- Dec 31, 2018

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