Check out my WILDLY popular thread line with Aurifil! It's a best seller in so many shops!

A collection of variegated 12 weight threads from a company we all love, Aurifil! It spans the rainbow of colors and add a new dimension to your machine quilting. Colors are based on Northcott's awesome solid collection, ColorWorks. Ridiculously easy to work with, you'll want to use Aurifil Prism threads in all of your quilting! Click here to go to Cool Stuff for Sale to order yours and see the delicious colors!

Free Pattern for Prism!
Click here to get it!


Deep Blue Sea/Sunburst
featured in the
June/July 2016 issue of
McCall's Quick Quilts magazine!
A wonderfully easy and beautiful quilt that features my Calypso collection with Northcott. Click here to order your kit. Don't delay because fabric is limited.

My class "Successful Machine Quilting:
Basics to Bobbins" is now live on iquilt!
Here's a preview for the class. Click here to visit the iquilt site and to get more info!

What is iquilt? It’s an opportunity. Have you ever wished you could learn quilting skills from experts and award-winning quilters? iquilt classes are taught by the best in the quilting industry. They bring their designs, projects, tips, and inspirations to you—every day, always at your convenience. Each class is divided into lesson segments, you will be able to increase your quilting skills, learn traditional or innovative techniques, or see a project come to life as you fuel your passion for quilting. Watch iquilt online classes on your computer, tablet, or smart phone. Watch them, pause them, stop them, start them, and thoroughly enjoy them—always at your convenience, will never expire, and yours to keep. Check out the videos below for some tips to get you started!


Check out my new YouTube Channel!
Join me in Studio 101 for some fun and informative ways to work with my fabrics from Northcott! See how the Strip-R fabric from my Calypso collection is used and how to make my Pinwheel Parade in no time! Email me if there's a particular thing YOU would like to see me do! Here are a couple for you to view. Click the YouTube link to see them all!

Whoo Loves You?
Featured in the March 2016 issue of AQS's American Quilter magazine. It's a great quilt featuring my Whoo Loves You? collection with Northcott!
Click here to order the kit!

Whoo's the Cutest? in the February/March
2016 issue of McCall's Quick Quilts!
Be sure to check out the February/March 2016 issue of McCall's Quick Quilts for Whoo's the Cutest?! It's a great quilt which features my Whoo Loves You? collection with Northcott! Click here to order the kit in Cheery Pinks (right) or Trendy Grays (left). Click image to enlarge.

Close to Home
Block of the Month with AQS

Welcome to a fun, year-long adventure! As you create this quilt, you will be working with many techniques: rotary cutting and piecing, paper piecing, template piecing, and an appliqué technique of your choice to create this 55" x 65" beauty!

Click here to sign up for the monthly program with AQS or go here on my site to purchase the whole program at once!

To purchase the fabric for this quilt, go to Patterns/Kits. While you're there, don't forget to pick up my Close to Home 12 weight Aurifil threads to machine quilt this great quilt!

Coming Soon! YouTube videos to guide you through each block's month!

Check out my new fabric line with Northcott!
A is for Alligator
A is for Alligator is unique collection featuring whimsical characters and alphabets that will delight parents and children alike! The collection is offered in a cheerful gender-neutral palette highlighting shades of Royal, Teal, Orange and Lime. I've made this great panel kit that highlights the ABC panel and stripe border. Click here to order your kit and see all of the other patterns and kits for the line! Go to Cool Stuff for Sale to order yardage. Supplies are limited!
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New Free Patterns

Pinwheel Picnic is super easy to make with Northcott's No Sew Circles and
Strip-R fabric! Click here for the free pattern or buy a kit for just $34! Go to my YouTube Channel to see how it's made in person!
Fusible Flowers is a great no-piecing project to learn how to fuse or just to have fun! Click here for the free pattern that includes a list of fusibles and detailed instructions. Or buy the kit with fabrics from my Calypso collection for just $18!

Like my stuff? Get my book!

Book now only $10! That's an $18 savings!

Click here for details!

With all the marvelous specialty threads available,why limit yourself? Wind some of those beauties onto your bobbin, fuse some quick appliqués, and create fast, fun, one-of-a-kind quilts. My 11 projects give free rein to raw and fusible appliqué techniques and free-motion quilting with instructions on bobbin quilting at the fore. Not one to color inside the lines, I've created a great book for beginners who want to start with bright, fun contemporary projects.

Click here for a downloadable brochure!



If you're interested in a class or lecture, click here for a list of classes and lectures.
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Patterns & Kits!

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Twist & Turn

Twist & Turn

Caribbean Seas


Alphabet Soup

A to Z

Whoo's Who?

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