Piedmont, Alabama

Hi, do you love to create beautiful embroidered, quilted, crocheted or hand sewn items? Me too! I've been teaching quilting for the past 30 years and fell in love (seriously in love!) with crazy quilts just a few years back. My first book, Embellishing Crazy Quilts, contains dozens and dozens of seam treatment diagrams and embroidery designs. I also love to add silk ribbon and bead to my works. It became very frustrating as a teacher to ... Read Full Bio »

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Monograms for Applique or Embroidery


Rose Monogram - Cross-stitch


Owl Family


Circles and Swirls Embroidery Design


Sun, Moon, and Stars Embroidery Design


Birdhouse Village Quilt


Celtic Knot


Lilac & Rose Checkbook Cover and Wallet


Rose & Lilac Lady Tote Bag Pattern


Lattice Monograms


Sunshine Daisy Monograms


Basic Silk Ribbon Embroidery Guide