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Events & Classes
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QUILLING – Every 1st, 3rd and 5th Weds., 1:00 – 3:00 pm
This is fun, come & join us. Bring your Quilling tool, papers, scissors, clear, fast-drying glue. Pretzel City Paper has a good assortment of items for your Quilling needs.
June 24, Sat. Heartfelt card class with Janell 1 – 3 pm
NEW Floral Sentiments Heartfelt paper is needed, and is available at a special class rate here at Pretzel City Paper. Class $20.00 Bring adhesive & scissors. Call 815 291-5163 to RSVP for class, and to order your paper pad. Class card photo to arrive...
June 12, Mon. Adult Beginner card class with Rhonda 2:30 – 4:30 pm
This is your chance to learn to make your own cards! 3 attractive cards. $12. Call 815 291-5163 to RSVP. Instructor Rhonda has taught many a great card here. Her last class with us will be soon, as she is moving out of state. Bring to class: Scissors, adhesive to...
June 22, Thurs. Stampscapes card class with Char 10 am – noon
3 Beautiful Nature cards! Bring your red stamping mat and adhesive. Char shares her talent for color while building these nature cards step-by-step. You can do this! $20 To RSVP please call 815 291-5163. BRAND NEW 2023 release - some "STAMPSCAPES" Stamps to be used...
June 14 & 28, Weds. Vellum Etching Gathering 1 – 3 pm
A time to gather, to create with the vellum etching plates. This is your chance to start this beautiful cardmaking technique. Bring your design plate or purchase new plates at our store - some really cute ones, Groovi and brand-new CLARITY plates. Bring tiny and...
June 17, Sat. Kids Card Class with Rhonda 2 -4 pm
A fun card class for the kids! 3 cards and a treat project. $10. Pictured are cards from previous class. Rhonda has 9 years experience with card classes. Children age 5 - 7 please bring your adult. Call 815 291-5163 and come, this will be fun.
Card Class Schedule
Many card-making classes for YOU! These are impressive cards!
May 27, Sat. Heartfelt class with Janell, 1 – 3 pm
Date Change: You will be creating 3 delightful cards using the new Iris Garden Paper Collection paper pad. Class $20.00 Bring adhesive and scissors. Call 815 291-5163 to RSVP class, & to order needed paper pad or 1/2 pad for class.Lovely paper.
May 22, MONDAY Adult Card Class with Rhonda 2:30 – 4:30 pm
This is your chance to learn the procedures to make your own cards! We will be making 3 brand-new cards at this class. Call now to get in on this fun class! $12.00 815 291-5163 With instructor Rhonda K. Bring to class: Scissors, adhesive to hold your cards...
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May 17 Visitors
Welcome Cindy, Bobbi & Debbie to Pretzel City Paper. These are familiar faces, usually see these gals at the Rockford Stamp Show every March. They're from Clinton, Dixon, IL area. Thank you for coming!
May 12 visitor Jeanne D. from Madison, WI area
Glad that you looked us up. Welcome!
Visitors May 12, Friday – Penny from Lehigh Acres, FL
Sister time with Beth Dittmar!
From Beloit,WI area – visitors
Welcome to Ninette, Beth and Debbie. Thanks for finding Pretzel City Paper May 8, 2023!
Aug. 4, Fri. & Aug. 5, 2023 – Used Stamp & Scrapbook related items SALE! & our 18th Open House!
2-day event! Aug. 4, Fri. 9 - 11:00 am Bring your items that you wish to sell, priced and with your number (Call us for a number). 815 291-5163. Please use removable price tags/stickers. SAME DAY, Aug. 4 11:00 - 5 p.m. Attend the SALE! This is so fun! Sat., Aug. 5...
May 3, 2023 Welcome gals from the Morris, IL area!
These "Happy Scrappers" had an enjoyable time finding Scrapbooking paper & embellishments. Such a delight to see Back left: Kathy, Jean, Vanessa. Front row: Linda, Toni and Sue. Such a fun group!
Mar. 20, 2023 Welcome Friends!
Today Nanci, Mary from DeKalb, Phyllis & Debbie came to visit our store. A fun girls day out. Welcome!
Mar. 8, 2023 Visitors from Memory Lane Retreat, Orangeville!
Good to see Carol, Pat & Pat who visited us March 8! They have been staying at the Memory Lane Retreat, rural Orangeville, IL all week, which a few miles north of Freeport. They had a shy friend along too. Welcome!
SSAT Stamp & Scrapbook Show – Rockford, IL Mar. 5 & 6, 2022
Come & see us at (Cliffbreakers) Riverview Inn & Suites, Acend Hotel, 700 W. Riverside Blvd., Rockford, IL 61103 for this 2 day Stamping & Scrapbooking Show! Tickets are available at Pretzel City Paper $7 until Thurs. before the show – or $8 at the show...
June 17, Fri. our Beth Dittmar brought her visiting siblings, Pam, Beth, Velva, Penny and brother Malcolm to see us here at Pretzel City Paper! Good to see the “sisters” again, and to meet their brother now too! A good visit. Welcome!
Contact Pretzel City Paper
1229 W. Galena Ave
Freeport, IL 61032
10:00 am – 5:00 pm Mon, Weds – Fri.
10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sat