NEW LOCATION: 5609 Hwy 2, Priest River, Idaho (next to Mitchell's Grocery Store)
Come and test drive one of our superb APQS long arm machines! *Specializing in tapestry quilting*
WINTER HOURS: Monday-Fridays 10-4,
Saturdays 10-2 Call for curbside pickup! 509-589-1350
December 2019 Newsletter
Happy Holidays to my Cuppa Tea quilters! It has been one month in the new location! So far, sales have increased, foot traffic has increased, class attendance has increased, and the excitement from the Priest River locals has been apparent! I can't tell you how many people have stopped in just to see the shop and express how excited they are that the town now has a quilt shop! I just love it!
Once the classroom area is completed, we can open up the space to different crafting groups to offer classes or just a place to meet. If you know of someone who wants to teach a project but needs a place to host it...just let me know. I will come up with a reasonable fee to let fellow artists be able to rent the classroom area.
Thank you for your patience and your willingness to work around and step over all of our flooring boxes... one more day and the floor should be completed!
Sewing Machine Giveaway
Thanks to Scott Fortunoff, we have an adorable Ever Sewn sewing machine, Olfa cutter and mat, Aurifil thread, and various other quilty items. This package will be given away on December 24 to one lucky person.
How do we know who to give it to????
That's where I need your help. I need you to write down a paragraph or two describing someone who you think needs a little joy in their life that only can be achieved through the love of fabric and thread! Turn in your nomination to the shop by Dec. 23 at noon. I will solicit help from the Priest River "Sew What??" group to help to choose a winner. You may also bring in a fat quarter or two or three to add to our fabric donation basket!
If you happen to know someone at the Beacon or the Miner... it would be great to have it printed in the newspaper as well to broaden our nominations! Plus that would help more people to know where we are!
Stop by the shop to see the gift in person... maybe it will inspire you to choose a recipient!
Sew What? news...
Today's open sit and sew had six people in attendance
Open sews are every Monday at Cuppa Tea from 11-3
The next meeting will be on Jan. 6th from 11-3 This will be a show and tell, meet and greet, snacks are welcome!
10% off shopping on Mondays for those in attendance
Next sit and sew is Dec. 16., No meeting on Dec. 23 or 30.
Cuppa Tea news...
Stop by and welcome LENNI to the Cuppa Tea Family! Lenni is the adorable step-brother to George. He is a 20" Long Arm Machine set up a ten foot standard table. Lenni is available to rent for $20 per hour.
DECEMBER classes: Wednesday, Dec. 11: 4-6pm : Beginning Paper Piecing
Tuesday, Dec. 17: 4-6pm: Christmas tree class Friday, Dec. 20: 10-3: Cocoa basket class
Monday, Dec. 23: 12-2: Asteria Block 5 meeting
JANUARY classes: Kids Fish Class: Monday, Jan 13: 4-6pm
All classes are $20 plus supplies. Class supplies purchased are now 15% off!
AURIFIL COLOR BUILDERS Thread Club $39.99 per month...see the shop sample to see what you can expect per month. Three spools of glorious thread, exclusive BOM each month based on the color theme. Free spool holder and spool of neutral thread with sign-up by Dec. 31. Only 12 spots remaining!