Category Archives: Thimble Pleasures Quilt Guild

Get Away Fun 2016

47 women travel 2-3 hours to the Franciscan Retreat House in Maine with their sewing machines in tow; along with bags and buckets of fabric and supplies. The gymnasium is transformed into a creative space with design boards 10 feet … Continue reading

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It Takes a Village

I belong to two villages….Thimble Pleasures Quilt Guild and Bose Speakers Toastmasters. Last weekend a quilt that I made won a blue ribbon.  How did that happen?  It all started with a field trip with the Holliston Senior Center to … Continue reading

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This Week (44) I…

…taped an episode of “A Quilter’s Touch” with special guest, Joyce Gilmore, who started the Brian’s quilts effort at the Milford Hospital.  Joyce shared her story of how this effort started.  In the past 12 years many small quilts have … Continue reading

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This Week (8) I…

…spent some time helping the non-profit group, Holliston’s Washington Street Players by mending lots of holes in lots of curtains.  They are working on their next play which will be held at the Holliston Senior Center at the end of … Continue reading

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This (Week 4) I…

…had so much fun with my HandiQuilter Sweet 16. I meandered on a Hawaiian Postcard quilt… Then I tried a new design, inspired by one of the fabrics in this black and white with red quilt….. This was so much … Continue reading

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Thimble Pleasures Raffle Quilt

Here it is…The Thimble Pleasures Raffle Quilt on my bed!  It is always worth buying a book of tickets or two.  The stitching is world class!  I recently painted my master bedroom walls green. This quilt is white, blue, yellow and green.  … Continue reading

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