Classes & Events

Embroidery Basics (Lecture)
Sat, Oct 22, 2 - 4pm
Tyler Modern Quilt Guild
Thu Oct 27, 4-7 pm
Rug Hooking Social
Oct 28, 10am - 5 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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We will be closed Wed & Thurs, Nov 25th & 26th and will reopen at 10:00 am on Black Friday, Nov 27th!


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

Cost: $ FREE

Machine Mastery

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


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

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


"Come & Go" meeting for those interested in modern quilting techniques, patterns and ideas. Meets 4th Thursday of the month.

Rug Hooking

Learn basic techniques of rug hooking, including transferring a pattern to backing material, cutting wool strips and technique for pulling loops.

Cost: $ 25.00
Come learn different techniques in rug hooking with Martha Lowry! She'll be showing us how to use different techniques within the same rug.

Cost: $ 119.00
Come learn how to use different techniques within the same rug from Martha!

Cost: $ 119.00
Gather with other rug hookers to work together and find inspiration!

Cost: $ 5.00
Katie Hartner will teach this rug hooking workshop held at her store in Tyler, Texas, A Nimble Thimble. You may work on any pattern during the workshop. Lunch included each day.

Cost: $ 189.00

Saturday Sampler

Create a quilt in 2016 with free fabric - one block each month for 12 months. At our 2nd Saturday gatherings each month, 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."

Cost: $ 10.00


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.

Cost: $ FREE


Learn what you can do with the new features of BERNINA Embroidery Software 8, including: Color PhotoStitch, 3D Globe Effect, Couching, Multi-hooping for large embroidery designs, and integrated design library.

Cost: $ FREE