Ursula in Watercolor

Another beautiful Ursula by Julie James! “I was working on this at a quilt retreat and got compliments and questions about the pattern. I also showed the totes and mini totes that I’ve made. I sent them to your Creative Thimble web page. I hope you get...
Lady and the… Mr.Laura

Lady and the… Mr.Laura

It’s good to be back in NC! QuiltWeek in Daytona Beach was another success. Thanks to all who came out and showed us your Creative Thimble bags. You can see photos of everyone who came by to show off their bags at our Facebook page. Laura and Mr. Laura took some time...
Daytona Behind the Scenes

Daytona Behind the Scenes

We are having a great time at QuiltWeek Daytona. If you are in town, be sure to swing by and see us at booth #1415. You can see a sped-up version of how we set up our big booth below! via...
QuiltWeek at Daytona Beach

QuiltWeek at Daytona Beach

The Creative Thimble workshop is a flurry of excitement as we get ready for AQS QuiltWeek in Daytona Beach next week. We will have several new kits to choose from, and we are so excited to debut them! Last year at Daytona’s Quilt Week we sold out of our new pattern,...

Back to Blogging

My how time flies! Recently, a friend of The Creative Thimble *helpfully* pointed out that we haven’t blogged since April of last year. How very embarrassing. All we can say is that the siren call of Grandbaby snuggles always seems to hit right when an excellent blog...
Good People doing Good Things

Good People doing Good Things

Mike aka Mr Laura here. It is always good to be reminded that the world is really mostly made up of good people doing good things. Laura received this note this week from Kathy. Bless you Kathy and Ruth for your good work and Thank You for sharing it with us. Kathy...
Announcing the Portable Portfolio

Announcing the Portable Portfolio

Mike, aka Mr Laura again. As promised we have a new announcement! Laura’s latest pattern title is now available for order on the website. Laura introduced the new pattern at the Daytona Beach AQS show last month and was a tremendous hit outselling her other...
Paducah,KY to Strasbourg, FR

Paducah,KY to Strasbourg, FR

Mike, aka Mr Laura here. Spring has finally sprung here in Raleigh, NC! Several ladies at the Lancaster show asked me if I was the Mike, aka Mr. Laura who wrote the blog posts and made me feel a little guilty that I have not been posting as often as I should. So here...
AQS Quilt Week in Lancaster PA

AQS Quilt Week in Lancaster PA

Mike, aka Mr Laura here. We are done with travel (arrived and unloaded yesterday) and all the setup. Laura is trying a bigger booth at this show. As this is the first time with a booth and a half (15′ X 10′) it took us a little longer to set up as Laura...