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School House and more

August 8, 2014

Here's what's happening at Prairie Points this week:

Annual School House Event
Saturday, August 30, 2014
9am - 4pm at the EP!C building in Peoria

Arrive early (between 8:30 and 9am) and start your day with coffee and breakfast pastries while you plan which classes you want to take. Each class lasts 25 minutes. You pick and choose from over 25 classes. You will only have time for 12 classes - so bring a friend or two to cover them all. You will get all the handouts from all the classes, even the ones you can’t attend. You will learn about new techniques, tools, patterns and the latest and greatest notions. 

No need to bring anything - we provide it all, including your great lunch and bottled water all day!
Your spot is reserved with your payment of $50 which includes EVERYTHING!!!Sign up and come join the fun!!!

Look for another email coming out soon with the classes we are offering.

Shop Hop is almost here! 
Get your ticket at any of the 15 participating shops - still only $5. Proceeds this year go to the Central IL Food Pantry. 
T-shirt deadline is approaching.  Click on the picture to the left to download the complete flyer and get your t-shirt order form. Get it back in to us and we'll get it ordered for you.  Get cookin' - we want to see YOU at the HOP!!!

August Make-It-Take-It
Saturday, August 16th at 10am or 2pm

 "On-the-Go Travel Pillow'.  Come and enjoy making this darling pocketed pillow for your favorite little one (or yourself!) and tuck an extra special treat in the pocket for them.  Kit fee is $18.50.  Please call shop to reserve your spot.

August Back to School Events from Husqvarna Viking!
Special Financing on Opal and Sapphire Machines until Aug. 31

$400 Rebate on the Ruby deLuxe until Aug. 27

Come in for details today!

Road trip time?
 Denise will be vending at the Piecemakers Quilt Show on Saturday, August 16 and Sunday, August 17.  This is held at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, IL. 
We will also have  a booth at the Gems of the Prairie Quilt Show, at the Civic Center in Peoria on Saturday, September 27 and Sunday, September 28. Come say hello!!!

What's New:
  From Moda - Lexington  by Simpson & Minick, beautiful reproduction in blues, tans and creams.  We have the companion pattern called 'Morning Walk' - beautiful!
We have also received more of the panels for Through the Winter Woods by Holly Taylor for Moda.  If you wanted some, hurry in, they are going fast again!
From Windham, 'Secrets and Shadows' by Nancy Gere, lovely repro fabrics in soft greens, pinks, lavenders, blues, tans and black.

  See more here!

Over the past 6 months or so - we have introduced you to our entire staff.  We want to continue the specials for you tho - so we're starting over. This week's special is Denise's pick -
15% off
Reproduction fabrics, yardage and precuts
(30's & Civil War, in stock only).

       Applies to in-stock products only.  Valid August 11 thru August 16, 2014

   CLASSES for August 9 - August 16, 2014

Saturday, August 9 - No Classes.  No Quilt Club this month.
Sunday, August 10 - Sunday Sew-In with Jan - 10am
Monday, August 11 - Learn to Quilt 102- 1pm
                             Learn to Quilt 102- 6pm

Tuesday, August 12-  No Classes
Wednesday, August 13 - No Classes

Thursday, August 14 - No Classes
Friday, August 15 - Tilted T-shirt Quilt - 5pm
Saturday, August 16 - Make-It-Take-It - 10 am OR 2 pm
Sunday, August 17 - No Classes

Click on the class name above to take you to the description and details of each class.  You can also call the shop or contact your instructor.  As always, our complete calendar is on our website here.  Thanks!

 Have you visited our website lately?  View our classes and events calendar, see our customer gallery, new fabrics, free pattern of the month, our adoption corner and much more!  Don't forget to visit our FaceBook page too.  We'd love for you to post any comments or photos of your latest projects for us to enjoy! 

Here are direct links for you:    Prairie Points website
                                               Prairie Points Face Book Page

Hope to see you soon!
Denise and the Prairie Points staff

Prairie Points
8851 N. Knoxville Ave.
Peoria, Illinois  61615
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