LindaJ B

Wichita, KS

Hi, I am Linda. I am a wife, mother of 3 grown boys, grandma to 4, right now (leaving the option of more to come I hope) mama to 2 Basset Hounds (my quilting assistants) and design quilt patterns for my pattern company, Passion Star Designs. Like many quilters, I simply love quilting! Growing up I was surrounded by quilts. I don't really remember having blankets on the bed; it was always a quilt to curl up under. Almost every summer I would ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
People in Picture Books: Developing Your Main Character
Machine Quilting Borders & Backgrounds
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Fusible Appliqué Made Easy
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Learn to Sew: Pajama Pants
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Project Upcycle
Learn to Sew: Simple Bags
Design Your Own Handbag
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
Mastering Zipper Techniques
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Re-Piecing the Past
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Flying Fat Quarters
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Smarter Strip Quilting
Stunning Circle Quilt
The Twisted Irish Chain
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Fusible Appliqué Secrets
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Scrap Quilting
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Linear Landscape Quilts
Creative Serging
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Simple Fresh Quilts
Amazing Appliqué
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Start Machine Quilting
Strip Your Stash
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Playing with Curves
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Design It, Quilt It
Precision Piecing
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Continuous Line Quilting
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Pieced Hexies
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Creative Quilt Backs
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Quickly
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Hand Quilting
Stitch & Slash
Art Quilting 101
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
Crazy Quilts
Designing Modern Quilts
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Diamond Quilt Designs
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Paper-Pieced Stars
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Color Play for Quilters
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Start Foundation Paper Piecing

10 Class Projects

Class: Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
with Jacquie Gering

Class: Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
with Joan Hawley

Class: Traditional Blocks Made Simple
with Anita Grossman Solomon

28 Patterns »

12 Projects »

2 Saved Projects »