I started sewing as a child and always wanted to be a fashion designer, so I majored in fashion design in college. I’m retired from a career in apparel, textiles and footwear product development, where I worked as a pattern maker, designer, material librarian and color specialist. Now I’m focusing on quilting as part of the next chapter in my life. I have a small book in the works with AQS, to be published next year.
Loop in Motion, 2006, hand pieced by members of CSQ Piecing
Group and machine quilted by me. 60”. Made for a challenge to commemorate the
100th anniversary of University City MO, which holds a festival in
its Loop neighborhood called Loop in Motion.
Big Print Beauty, 2014, twin bed size. Long arm quilted by Darlene Pratte. Made to illustrate a lecture I gave about working with large scale prints; pattern available.
Big Print Beauty
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