Our Classes

2019 Classes at Ruthies Notions

Ruthies Notions in Baker FL is planning some of the very best Make It and Take It 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.


independance day lori

Ruthies Independence Day Jelly Roll and Serger Quilt Make It and Take It

Come join Baby Lock Ambassador Lori Hernandez on June 19th for a great make it and take it class.

Get ready for the 4th of July creating this awesome quilt top on your Baby Lock Serger. If you do not have a serger, no problem! We will loan you a brand new one for the class.

Creating a quilt with your Serger is crative and easy. You will be amazed how quick and relaxing this process will be. Lori Hernandez will guide you thru her creative process.  When you finish you will be so excited and ready for quick and easy Serger quilts. Sew many Serge quilts in your future. Just imagine – gifts, charity items, creative therapy and sew many possibilites!!

Supplies/Notions:

  • Triumph Babylock Serger
  • 4 Spools Red Serger Thread
  • 1 Red and 1 Blue 12 weight Decora Thread
  • Scissors
  • Rotary cutter
  • Rotary cutting ruler
  • Rotary cutting matt
  • Small Iron
  • Straight Pins
  • Wonder Clips A MUST

Lori’s Bio:

Lori has had years of experience sewing, serging, designing, and teaching. She has many specialties. She began her career more than 25 years ago. Her desire and passion for the craft bolted her into a life long career of sharing her expertise across the United States. She owned her own business for many years. She specialized in custom clothing design, construction, alterations, and quilting along with various artistic creative opportunities. Lori enjoys sharing her knowledge and excitement as she presents and teaches. She hopes to inspire and encourage all of her students as they embark upon a new journey or continue to enjoy their journey and further their skills.

Lori’s classes are always the best ever. You will be amazed at how easy it is!!

Register now. Limited Seating!!

A free catered lunch will be provided.

Doors open at 9 am and class is from 10 am – 4 pm.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR June 19th CLASS <<–


 

 

Brand New Dime Lace Class

Come join our brand new Dime Lace Class with Sheryl Burnette and Lori Hernandez, Baby Lock Ambassador

One Day Only – June 20th

Sheryl Burnette is an incredible artist with embroidery and sewing. She will show you how to use the brand New LACE SOFTWARE and NEW ANGELA WOLF latest collection of lace designs on the market today.

Lori will absolutely dazzle you with creating heirloom pieces of art with lace and techniques for home decor and of course baby’s too. You will love being SEW-creative.

Lori’s Bio:

Lori has had years of experience sewing, serging, designing, and teaching. She has many specialties. She began her career more than 25 years ago. Her desire and passion for the craft bolted her into a life long career of sharing her expertise across the United States. She owned her own business for many years. She specialized in custom clothing design, construction, alterations, and quilting along with various artistic creative opportunities. Lori enjoys sharing her knowledge and excitement as she presents and teaches. She hopes to inspire and encourage all of her students as they embark upon a new journey or continue to enjoy their journey and further their skills.

This class is not offered anywhere else but Ruthie’s Notions and it’s FREE!!

Sign up today!!

Class is from 10-4, doors open at 9. A free catered lunch will be provided.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR June 20th CLASS <<–


Dime Camo with Lace Featuring Sheryl Burnette

June 21st or June 22nd – Pick a Day

Learn new techniques: upcycle with lace, embroidery fringe, mylar applique, puffy foam, and more!!

Everyone will receive a $200 gift! Plus, each day there will be a $400 door prize given away!!

PLUS! Attendees will have a chance to win a FREE sewing machine to be given away on Saturday.

Lori’s Bio:

Lori has had years of experience sewing, serging, designing, and teaching. She has many specialties. She began her career more than 25 years ago. Her desire and passion for the craft bolted her into a life long career of sharing her expertise across the United States. She owned her own business for many years. She specialized in custom clothing design, construction, alterations, and quilting along with various artistic creative opportunities. Lori enjoys sharing her knowledge and excitement as she presents and teaches. She hopes to inspire and encourage all of her students as they embark upon a new journey or continue to enjoy their journey and further their skills.

This class is FREE and a catered lunch will be provided both days!!

Sign up Today!

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR June 21st CLASS <<– –>> REGISTER HERE FOR June 22nd CLASS <<–


Scan N Cut Intro With Mike Johns 6-27

Make It and Take It Scan N Cut Into Class With Mike Johns

Join Mike Johns as he familiarizes you with all of the functions and capabilities of the Brother Scan N Cut during this one-day class.  This is a beginner level class, but everyone is welcome.  Attendees will bring their Scan N Cut, Cutting Mats, Cutting Blades, Weeding Tools (such as spatula and pick), and included Accessories for use in class.

There is no need to bring a laptop as this class will be focused solely on the Scan N Cut machine and not software.

The cost of the class is $88.00 and includes the kit and a fully catered lunch.

Sign Up Today!

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR June 27th CLASS <<–


Scan N Cut Make It and Take It with Mike Johns

Scan N Cut Make It and Take It With Mike Johns

How fun would it be to create an entire quilt without ever having to grab a pair of scissors or worry about achieving that perfect 1/4” seam?  Well, that’s exactly what we are going to do in this class!  Join Mike Johns as he guides you through creating a fun and exciting quilting project using just your Brother Scan N Cut and HotFix Fabric.

Each attendee will bring his/her Scan N Cut, a standard cutting mat (in good condition) and a cutting blade (also in good condition).  Mike will provide each attendee with all the fabric and HotFix Adhesive needed to complete the project.

The cost of the class is $298 and as always a delicious lunch will be provided each day.  Seating is extremely limited, so be sure to reserve your space today!

**Important:
Everyone coming to class will need their Scan N Cut, power cord, a standard/auto blade (in good condition – you will be cutting fabric and you may even want to bring a spare blade), a standard 12”x12” cutting mat, whatever tools you like to use (spatula, roller, weeding tool, etc.) and a USB.  You will not need your laptops or embroidery machines for this class. You will also need to make sure the firmware is up to date prior to coming to class.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR June 28th and 29th CLASS <<–


Christmas in july

Christmas in July Pick A Day at Ruthies Notions

Join us and Tina Bartelmay on July 12th or 13th and work with placement tools during hopping activities.

Each attendee will receive a FREE $200 gift and you will have a chance to win a FREE sewing machine!

This class is free and a catered lunch will be provided. Doors open at 9. Class is from 10-4.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR July 12th CLASS <<– –>> REGISTER HERE FOR July 13th CLASS <<–


 

 

Oesd Christmas in July: A Gift Guide Into Holidays

Featuring Tamara Evans

Its never too early to start stocking your gift stash for the holidays! Whether it’s the perfect hostess gift, dressing up a gift card, or a new family heirloom; A hand-made gift is always a treasure. Tamara will share great gift ideas for everyone, and every occasion, on your list. Prepare to be inspired and learn some new techniques in the process.Plus no more puckers! Seven simple steps to stabilizing success! Stabilizing success can be simple. Learn the seven essential steps to creating beautiful embroidery from the industry experts at OESD. Sensational stitching is just a few steps away!

PLUS RECEIVE A FREE $200.00 GIFT

FREE CLASS

DOORS OPEN AT 9:00 A.M.

CLASS TIMES: 10:00 A.M.-4:00 P.M.

Here are an example of the items that will be shown at this event.


Make It and Take It With Amanda Autrey

July 24th was canceled. We will have another class to take its place soon.

Lecture Demo Class with Amanda Autrey

July 25th was canceled. We will have another class to take its place soon.


Back to School Oesd Event with Kimberly Dodson

Come see whats new with Brother, Babylock, and OESD! See live demos on how to properly hoop and stabilize so you can embroider with confidence. Learn how to make embroidery easier and faster using the new Scan N Cut DX. Learn how to trouble shoot problems and fix projects you thought you couldn’t save and so much more!

PLUS RECEIVE A FREE $200.00 GIFT

Free Class

Doors open at 9:00 a.m.

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


*AUGUST 3RD CLASS WAS CANCELED*

Class will be featured again in the fall

we apologize for the inconvenience.


 

 


 

Make it and Take it Scan n Cut Class with Cindy Hogan

This is a one of a kind Make it and Take it learning experience that will teach you how to use your personal Scan N Cut machine. Each participant will leave with completed Scan n Cut projects. This is the only class like this that we have offered this year!

Bio

Cindy resides in Tennessee with her husband.  She has a BS and MS from the University of TN in Special Education and was a full time Special Education teacher until 2003 when she decided to change career paths and use her knowledge of PE-DESIGN® and Education to be a freelance Product Training Specialist for the for all Brother Software Programs.   Cindy is an internationally recognized Brother Software expert. She began working with the PE-DESIGN® software when it was first introduced and began teaching all Brother Software thereafter. She is also nationally recognized as an expert on the Brother Scan-N-Cut and machine embroidery.   She teaches classes on the Craftsy Platform and has been a guest instructor on the Hit TV Show “It’s Sew Easy”.  As a Brand Ambassador for Brother she loves sharing her knowledge of embroidery with others and helping her students learn to take their craft to the next level.

Regular $498.00

Now only $298.00 Kit included

Seating is extremely limited

DONT WAIT!

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 4th and 5th CLASS <<–

Scan N Cut Class with Cindy Hogan

September 6th or 7th, 2019

Same class both days with Cindy

Lose the Scissors and use the DX to take your cutting skills to the next level.  What makes the ScanNCut DX225 so unique?   What can I cut with a ScanNCut DX225?  Come join Brand Ambassador Cindy Hogan of Cynthia’s Embroidery for an in depth exploration of the ScanNCut DX225 machine at Ruthie’s Notions. This unique Lecture/Demo class will walk you through using the ScanNCut machine to cut fabric, vinyl, heat transfer materials and more.  Learn how to layer adhesive vinyl, create Rhinestone designs and more.  Cindy will demonstrate the unique features of the machine, CanvasWorkspace and how BES4 can assist you in designing for the ScanNCut DX225.  Leave feeling confident to open up the ScanNCut and begin cutting your own designs!

Bio:

Cindy resides in Tennessee with her husband.  She has a BS and MS from the University of TN in Special Education and was a full time Special Education teacher until 2003 when she decided to change career paths and use her knowledge of PE-DESIGN® and Education to be a freelance Product Training Specialist for the for all Brother Software Programs.   Cindy is an internationally recognized Brother Software expert. She began working with the PE-DESIGN® software when it was first introduced and began teaching all Brother Software thereafter. She is also nationally recognized as an expert on the Brother Scan-N-Cut and machine embroidery.   She teaches classes on the Craftsy Platform and has been a guest instructor on the Hit TV Show “It’s Sew Easy”.  As a Brand Ambassador for Brother she loves sharing her knowledge of embroidery with others and helping her students learn to take their craft to the next level.

This will be one of the very best Scan N Cut DX classes you ever had. This class is regular $198.00 but we are doing it for FREE!!

Believe it or not no one in the USA would ever do a FREE class with Cindy Hogan. She is probably the very best in the world to say the least on the Brother International Scan N Cut DX the latest newest on the market today.

Sign up now seating is very limited,

Love Ruthie.

Doors open at 9:00 A.M.

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

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 6th CLASS <<– –>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 7th CLASS <<–

Anita University 501 September 26,27th,28th, or 29th, 2019

THIS WILL BE A COMPLETELY DIFFERENT CLASS THAN BEFORE!

Anita Goodesign is thinking inside the hoop with the newest class in our university line up. 501: in the hoop! In this class you will be learning all about our innovative in the hoop techniques. As the name suggest, all of the projects are made easily in your hoop and create unique, fun, and useful projects.

Come join in on the fun!

*lots of door prizes

*Free sewing machine will be given away September 29th, 2019 to one blessed attendee!

*Each attendee will receive a FREE $500.00 Gift

FREE CLASS

Doors open at 9:00 A.M.

Class time 10:00 A.M. – 4:00 P.M.

–>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 26th CLASS <<– –>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 27th CLASS <<– –>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 28th CLASS <<– –>> REGISTER HERE FOR September 29th CLASS <<–