Sparking Creativity in Your Sewing Projects! Part Three

Are you struggling to come up with new ideas for your summer sewing projects? Do you have a hard time visualizing ideas because your creativity has taken a vacation? Don't worry! Our fabric shops in Portland OR are here to help! Below, you'll find several inspirational quotes that can help you find your creativity!

Creativity Quotes | Fabric Shops Portland OR

“Creative activity could be described as a type of learning process where teacher and pupil are located in the same individual.” Arthur Koestler

“Creativity is the soul of the true scholar.” Nnamdi Azikiwe

“It is better to have enough ideas for some of them to be wrong, than to be always right by having no ideas at all.” Edward de Bono

“The creative person is willing to live with ambiguity. He doesn’t need problems solved immediately and can afford to wait for the right ideas.” Abe Tannenbaum

“The creative person wants to be a know-it-all. He wants to know about all kinds of things-ancient history, nineteenth century mathematics, current manufacturing techniques, hog futures. Because he never knows when these ideas might come together to form a new idea. It may happen six minutes later, or six months, or six years. But he has faith that it will happen.” Carl Ally

“The principle goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done – men who are creative, inventive and discoverers.” Jean Piaget

“There is no doubt that creativity is the most important human resource of all. Without creativity, there would be no progress, and we would be forever repeating the same patterns.” Edward de Bono

“There is only one of you in all time, this expression is unique. And if you block it, it will never exist through any other medium and it will be lost.” Martha Graham

Visit back with us for one last blog post containing quotes that will help spark your creativity, soon! Also, stop by our fabric shops in Portland OR to find inspiration in the way of beautiful fabric and patterns!


Looking for the best fabric shops in Portland OR? Stop by Josephine's or contact us! In addition to providing you with Japanese cotton fabric, lawn fabric and other types of material, we also offer couture clothing services for those that aren’t able to create garments. We understand how busy life can be. That’s why we offer you a way to bring your visions for our fabric to life, without having to take time out of your day to do so! Contact us today to talk with our experts about the best fabric in Portland!