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

2016 is totally booked until the end of the year. 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!


Monday 22 August: East Iowa Heirloom Quilters, Cedar Rapids, IA, lectures Language of Flowers and Lessons Learned While Quilting; workshop Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Thursday 1 September: Covered Bridges Quilt Guild, Princeton, IL, lecture Language of Flowers

Thursday-Saturday, 8-10 September: Indianapolis Quilters Guild, Indianapolis IN, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshops Folk Art Embroidery and Happy Scrappy Improv Quilts

Tuesday-Wednesday, 20-21 September: Village Quilters, Lake Forest IL, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting; workshop Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Monday 3 October: Friendship Quilters, Elizabeth IL, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting

Tuesday-Thursday, 11-13 October: Hearts’n’Hands Quilt Guild, O’Fallon, IL, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting; workshops Folk Art Embroidery and The Wool Appliqué Experience.

Friday-Sunday, 21-23 October: North Star Quilters Guild, Education Conference, Grand Forks ND, lecture Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshops Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch (x2)

Thursday28 October – Sunday, 6 November: International Quilt Market and Festival , Houston, TX, faculty (12 classes/events)

Wednesday 16 November: Itasca Quilters Guild, Itasca, IL, lecture

Thursday December 8th: Pride of the Prairie Quilters Guild, Naperville, IL, lecture, Language of Flowers,


Thursday-Sunday, 19-22 January: Road to California, Ontario, CA

Wednesday-Thursday, 8-9 February: Quilters Plus Quilt Guild, Glenwood, IL, lecture, Language of Flowers and workshop, Hand Embroidery and Beading for Quilters

Thursday-Sunday 23-26 February: QuiltCon East, Savannah, GA

Sunday 19 March: Crystal Lake MQG, lecture and workshop

Saturday-Monday, 25-28 March: East Bay Heritage Quilters, Oakland, CA, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshops, Folk Art Embroidery and Embellishment and Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Friday 31 March-Saturday 1 April: Pieces from the Heart Quilt Guild, Morris, IL,  Quilt Show, vending

Thursday-Saturday 6-8 April: International Quilt Festival Chicago

Monday 10 April: Prairie Patch Quilt Guild, Mundelein IL, lecture and workshop Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Monday 17 April: NW Suburban Sewing Friends, Palatine IL, lecture, Trip Around the World in Folk Art Stitches

Thursday-Saturday, 20-22 April: Northwest Suburban Quilters Guild, Arlington Heights IL, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshops Steps to Successful Free Motion Quilting and Folk Art Embroidery

Monday 8 May: DuPage Textile Arts Guild, Elmhurst, IL, lecture and workshop

Wednesday 10 May: Patched Lives Quilt Guild, Wales, WI, Lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting

Thursday-Sunday 18-21 May: Quilt Market, St. Louis, MO

Thursday 25 May: Faithful Circle Quilters Guild, Downers Grove, IL, lecture Lessons Learned While Quilting

Wednesday-Friday, 7-9 June: Coastal Quilters Guild, Santa Barbara, CA, lecture, Language of Flowers and workshop, Happy Scrappy Improv Quilts

Saturday 17 June: Decatur Quilters Guild, Decatur, IL, workshop

Thursday-Saturday 13-15 July: San Joaquin Valley Quilt Guild, Fresno, CA, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting and workshops Folk Art Embroidery

Wednesday 2 and Saturday 5 August: Northern Lake County Quilters Guild, Antioch, IL, Lecture 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

Friday-Monday 7-9 September: Arkansas Quilters Guild, Little Rock, AR, workshops and lecture

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

Friday-Saturday 6-7 October: Black Hills Quilters Guild, Rapid City, SD, lecture and workshops

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


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