I love teaching and traveling. I enjoy meeting wonderful people all over the US and beyond. I am looking forward to even more fun in the coming years.

I have very limited availability left in 2017. If you want to tag on a pre-existing booking please ask. Otherwise do consider inviting me to your group in 2018 or 2019!



Thursday-Friday 13-14 July: San Joaquin Valley Quilt Guild, Fresno, CA, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshop Folk Art Embroidery

Friday-Sunday 28 – 30 July: Greater Ann Arbor Quilt Guild, Quilt University, Ann Arbor, MI, workshops Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch and Steps to Successful Free Motion Quilting

Wednesday 2 and Saturday 5 August: Northern Lake County Quilters Guild, Antioch, IL, lecture, Trip Around the World in Folk Art Stitches and workshop, Beyond the Basics of English Paper Piecing

Thursday 3 August: Pieces From the Heart Quilt Guild, Morris, IL, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting

Wednesday 9 – Sunday 20 August: UK adventure! (includes Festival of Quilts and two workshops in Suffolk)

Friday-Monday 7-9 September: Arkansas Quilters Guild, Little Rock, AR, workshops, Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch and Steps to Successful Free Motion Quilting and lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting

Wednesday-Saturday 13-16 September: AQS QuiltWeek, Paducah KY, full time faculty

Thursday-Saturday 21-23 September: Heritage Quilters of Huntsville, Huntsville, AL, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshops Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch and Steps to Successful Free Motion Quilting

Saturday 30 September: Needle Artisans of NW Indiana,  Munster, IN, lecture, Language of Flowers and workshop Wool Appliqué with Embroidery

Friday-Saturday 6-7 October: Black Hills Quilters Guild, Rapid City, SD, lecture, The Language of Flowers and workshops, Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch and Introduction to Folk Art Embroidery

Tuesday 17 October: Heritage Quilters of South Suburbia, South Holland, IL, lecture

Thursday 27 October – Sunday 5 November: International Quilt Market and Festival, Houston TX, faculty


Tuesday- Thursday 9-11 January: North Suburban NeedleArts Guild, lecture Trip Around the World in Folk Art Stitches and workshop Embellished Wool Applique

Saturday 13  January : Friendship Star Quilt Guild, Cary, Illinois, workshop

Thursday – Sunday 18 -21 January: Road to California, Ontario CA

Monday 22-25 January: Inland Empire Quilters Guild retreat in Temecula, CA

Friday January 26th: The Batty Lady, Threaducation Center, Orange, CA, workshop, Dimensional Hand Embroidery

Thursday-Saturday 1-3 February: Illinois Quilters Inc., Wilmette Il, lecture Language of Flowers and workshops, Folk Art Stitching and Happy Scrappy Improv Quilts

Tuesday-Saturday 20 -24 February: Peace River Quilters Guild, Punta Gorda FL, retreat and guild meetings lecture and 3 workshops

Thursday – Saturday 1-3 March: Indiana Heritage Quilt Show, Bloomington, IN, faculty

Sunday-Thursday 8-12 April: Craftours Quilting Cocoon, Naperville, IL

Saturday – Monday 14-16 April: Westside Quilters Guild, Oregon, lecture and workshops, Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch, Introduction to Wool Appliqué and English Paper Piecing Basics

Tuesday-Wednesday 1-2 May: Bloomington Quilters Guild, Bloomington IN, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshop, Folk Art Embroidery

Monday June 25th: Women of the West, Plymouth, MN

Friday- Sunday 13-15 July: Wyoming State Quilt Guild, Quilt Wyoming

Monday – Tuesday 23-24 July: Quilters By The Sea, Wilmington NC, lecture and workshop, Happy Scrappy Improv

Wednesday 8 August: Pieces ‘n’ Patches Quilt Guild, Steger, IL, lecture

Monday-Tuesday 1-2 October: Macomb County Quilt Guild, Clinton Township, MI, lecture and workshop

Wednesday – Sunday 7 -11 November: International Quilt Festival, Houston, TX

Tuesday 20 November: Rock Valley Quilt Guild, Janesville, WI: lecture


Friday-Saturday 1-2 February: Almond Country Quilt Guild, Paso Robles, CA , lecture and workshop

Thursday – Sunday 21-24 February: Quilt Con, Nashville, TN