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...

To Market, To Market!!

This is it!! This is the week I pack all my Patterns, Samples, Kits, Notions, Booth Décor and somehow squeeze in my personal luggage into our vehicle and head to Houston, Texas for the International Quilt Market and Festival.  Excitement and nerves all rolled up into...

More on Ursula & Emily

It has been a very busy couple of weeks for me. Not only was I finishing up the Ursula & Emily details, like letting my distributors and retailers know about the new pattern, I was writing yet another pattern for the North Carolina Quilt Symposium. Last fall I was...

Ursula & Emily Continued

Today is the day! I added Ursula & Emily Purse to my website for sale. It is almost like delivering a baby, not quite as painful, but pretty exciting. I think it took me about 9 months to get it together too!  I told you a few days ago all about the front of...

INTRODUCING URSULA & EMILY

FANFARE PLEASE! INTRODUCING THE URSULA & EMILY PURSE PATTERN. Available May 1, 2011 My friend Ursula has been lobbying for several years to have me design a small purse. She likes to carry a small purse with an adjustable handle that she can wear across her body...