Upcoming Classes & Events

Stitcher's Garden #2
Tue Jan 27, 5:30 - 8:30 pm
Hook-In at A Nimble Thimble
Wed-Sat, Jan 28-31
Sewapalooza 2015
Feb 6 or 7, 10 am - 3 pm
     Open Mon - Sat
       10 am - 5 pm

     (903) 581-4926

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  1813 Capital Drive
    Tyler, TX 75701

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Embroidery Club 2015

For all those who love all things embroidery! A six-month "block-a-month" quilt and embroidered projects that make wonderful holiday gifts!

Cost: $ 50.00
Embroidery Basics

Toni Lockhart will cover topics every embroiderer needs to know such as stabilizers, needle & thread and proper hooping.

Cost: $ 25.00
Embroidery Machine Mastery

Learn machine embroidery techniques - FREE class with purchase of your BERNINA machine from A Nimble Thimble.

Cost: $ FREE

Machine Mastery

Machine Mastery (Sewing, Part 1)

BERNINA curriculum and the personal knowledge of our staff, all in one class! Designed to help BERNINA machine owners become familiar with all their machine can do. Get the full value out of your BERNINA machine by attending and learning.

Cost: $ FREE


Applique Society, Hand Embroidery & English Paper Piecing Group Meeting

For more information, contact Sue Nelson: (903) 561-2179

Wool Applique Group Meeting

Enjoy the art of wool applique alongside friends - no instructor, no cost to you - social gathering of friends! Contact Wanda Nabors for more information: wjnabors@aol.com

Cost: $ FREE


Exploring Color with Katie

Learn how to use the color wheel to your advantage when mixing, matching and choosing colors for your projects. You'll grow in understanding the relationship between colors and how to put this knowledge to use when purchasing fabric and materials for quilts, decorative items, garments and any other project.

Cost: $ 20.00
Locker Hooking

Learn the basics of locker hooking - you'll catch on quickly and be making rugs, runners and other creative pieces in no time!

Cost: $ 25.00
Love Notes Multi-Media Project

Small postcard-sized projects you can do quickly while trying out specialty stitches, embroidery ideas, fun fabrics and multi-media fibers - let your imagination run wild!

Cost: $ 25.00


Beginning Quilting (Nov 2014 - April 2015)

Learn the basic techniques of machine quilting. Group classes begin in November 2014 and run through April 2015.

Beginning Quilting (Feb - July 2015)

Learn the basic techniques of machine quilting. Group classes begin in February and run through June 2015, meeting every 2nd Saturday afternoon.

Cost: $ 25.00
Kim Diehl Club 2015

Create six (6) small quilts by quilt and fabric designer Kim Diehl when you join this club!

Cost: $ 30.00
Lunch Box Quilts Trunk Show

Come see award-winning quilts made by Angie Steveson, founder of Lunch Box Quilts in Scottsdale, Arizona. Angie's quilts feature applique quilt patterns designed specifically for embroidery sewing machines.

Cost: $ 15.00
Modern Quilt Group

"Come & Go" meeting for those interested in modern quilting techniques, patterns and ideas.

Stitcher's Garden #2

Move beyond the basics to all the amazing features of your BERNINA while making this gorgeous flower-themed quilt

Cost: $ 25.00
Stitcher's Garden Day Class

Move beyond the basics to all the amazing features of your BERNINA while making this gorgeous flower-themed quilt

Cost: $ 25.00

Rug Hooking

HOOK-IN at A Nimble Thimble

Join Katie and friends from all over for a four-day hook-in beginning at 9 am each morning - lunch included!

Cost: $ 59.00
Rug Finishing (Hands On) with Katie Hartner

Katie Hartner will teach different rug finishing techniques for borders at A Nimble Thimble, Tyler, Texas.

Cost: $ 50.00
Rug Hooking Social (Free)

Gather with other rug hookers to work together and find inspiration!

Rug Hooking Workshop with Janice Johnson

Rug Hooking Workshop with Janice Johnson of Blue Springs, Missouri.

Cost: $ 249.00
Rug Hooking Workshop with Katie Hartner

Spend some one-on-one time with Katie working on your rug at any stage. Start something new, finish something you've begun - it's a great time to get expert guidance and relax at the same time!

Cost: $ 179.00

Saturday Sampler

Saturday Sampler 2015

Build a quilt with free fabric, one block each month. See details below in class description. We'll view the newest notions, fabrics, patterns, ideas and supplies for sewing, quilting and rug hooking! Bring your creative projects for our monthly "Show & Tell." REGISTER BY TUE JAN 6TH

Cost: $ 12.00


Sit-N-Sew (Finish Your UFO's)

FREE social event all day Saturday - bring your machine, finish your "UFO's" (unfinished objects) and find inspiration from each other! Please call (903) 581-4926 to let us know you will be attending.


BERNINA Software Mastery (Class #1)

Expand your creativity as you master the new features included in Embroidery Software Version 7 in this first of four classes. Free with purchase of software from A Nimble Thimble. Call for pricing if purchased elsewhere.

Cost: $ FREE

Special Events

Sewapalooza 2015

Experience a medley of the latest sewing, embroidery techniques, tips and technologies from BERNINA with Tari Intardonato

Cost: $ 79.00