Our Classes

2019 Classes at Ruthies Notions

Ruthies Notions in Baker FL is planning some of the very best hands-on classes and lecture demos with the absolute best teachers in the industry today! We only list classes a few months in advance. Sign up early as classes fill up fast!!

You are going to love all the new classes coming in 2019!!

Full List of Upcoming Classes

To sign up for any of the following classes just simply click on the “Register” link under the class.

Ruthies Notions Presents: Hands on Single Needle Day with Amanda Autrey February 19th, 2019

Join Amanda Autrey as she shows you step by step how to make an amazing bling hat on your SINGLE NEEDLE flatbed embroidery machine. She will take you from design possibilities and share to great marketing ideas with you on how to bring the orders in for this new technique.

Supply List:

6×10 or larger hoop (we know some of y’all have 5×7 thats okay)

Applique Scissors

Tear Away stabilizer

White thread


Ruthies Notions Presents: Hoop Fest Featuring Amanda Autrey March 1st, 2019

She will show you all of the fantastic hoops that we offer here at Ruthies and how she makes them work for her!  EZ Frames, Clamps, Hat hoops and more!! You won’t want to miss this opportunity to see how all of the different hoops work with your single needle and multi-needle machines!

Class times: 10:00 A.M. – 4:00P.M.

Doors open at 9:00 A.M.


Ruthies Notions Presents: Applique the Easy Way! Featuring Amanda Autrey 

Join Amanda as she demonstrates Embroidery Works Everyday, Advanced and Creator and how to cut your Appliques with the new Scan N Cut DX! We will be going step by step showing how to use your software and cutting machine to make the perfect appliques THE EASY WAY! 

Class Times: 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

Doors open at 9:00 A.M.


Ruthies Notions Presents: Sassy Apron Hands on Serger Class Featuring Karen Parker March 7th, 2019

Come join Karen Parker as she takes you through the endless possibilities of your ovation and Triumph sergers. You will be creating this sassy apron. During this class, you will learn all sorts of new techniques while having fun!

Class is only $88.00

Class times: 10:00 A.M.- 4:00 P.M.

Doors Open at 9:00 A.M.

Supply List:

4 Cones of serger thread

Two Spools of Decorative Thread

Elmers washable school glue stick

large safety pin

large eye needles

Ruler, rotary cutter, and fabric markers

Also basic serging supplies.


Ruthies Notions Presents: Spectacular Creative Day Featuring Karen Parker March 8th and 9th, 2019

Come join Karen as she walks you through all the amazing features of your embroidery machine( such as IQ Designer) and serger while showing you some of her self made projects. She will be demonstrating Durkee hoops, Palatte 11, and so much more! You don’t want to miss this!

Doors Open at 9:00 A.M.

Class Times 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR March 8th and 9th CLASS <<–

Ruthies Notions Presents:
March 25, 2019 – Serger Foot and Accessory Class Featuring Mike Johns

Have you ever wondered what all those extra serger feet and attachments are for, or how to use them?  Come and join Mike Johns for this one day crash course demonstrations all of the accessories and attachments that are available for your Baby Lock serger.  From the cording foot to double fold bias binders to the beading foot – you will be excited to learn just how easy it is to use all of these incredible accessories and the incredible results you will get when you do!  Mike will be demonstrating on the Baby Lock Triumph but many of these feet and attachments will work on the other Baby Lock sergers, so don’t think you will be left out if you haven’t stepped up to the Triumph.  This one-day lecture/demo based class is free to attend and includes a delicious catered lunch.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR March 25th CLASS <<–