2014 was a great year for me. I met lots of wonderful people all over the US and beyond. I am looking forward to even more fun in the coming years!!



Monday-Wednesday, 9-11 November: Friendship Quilters of San Diego, Poway, CA, lecture, Lessons Learned While Quilting; workshops, Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch, The Wool Appliqué Experience, and Embroidery and Beading for Quilters.

Saturday, 14th November: Machine Quilting 1 class at Quilters Quest, Woodridge IL.


January 21-24, Road to California, Ontario CA: Faculty (5 classes)

Thursday-Saturday, 4-6 February: Hands All Around Quilt Guild, Bloomington, IL, lecture Language of Flowers; workshops, Embroidery and Beading for Quilters and Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Thursday-Sunday 18-21 February: QuiltCon West, Pasadena, CA

Monday, 29 February: NW Suburban Sewing Friends, Palatine IL, lecture TBA

Thursday-Saturday, 10-12 March: Illini Country Stitchers, Champaign, IL, lecture Lessons Learned While Quilting; The Wool Appliqué Experience, and Happy Scrappy Improv Quilts workshops

Thursday, 24 March/ Saturday 26 March: De Kalb County Quilters Guild, Sycamore IL, lecture Language of Flowers; workshop, The Wool Appliqué Experience.

Thursday-Saturday, 7-9 April: IQF/Chicago: faculty (5 classes)

Monday-Wednesday, 11-13 April: Birmingham Quilters Guild, Birmingham, AL, lecture TBA;  Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch and Happy Scrappy Improv Quilts workshops.

Friday-Saturday 13-14 May: Riverwalk Quilters Guild Quilt Show, Naperville IL.

Thursday-Sunday 19 -22 May: Quilt Market, Salt Lake City UT

Monday-Tuesday 6-7 June: Lake and Mountain Quilting Guild, Seneca, SC, lecture/workshop TBA

Tuesday-Wednesday 14-15 June: Riverwalk Quilters Guild, Naperville IL, Lecture My Most Excellent Adventures in Quiltie Land; workshop Walking Foot Quilting: Beyond the Ditch

Thursday-Saturday 7-9 July: Village Quilters, Loudon TN, Lecture Language of Flowers;workshop TBA

Tuesday 19 July: Heart of Ohio Quilters Guild, Heath, OH, Lecture Language of Flowers; workshop Embroidery and Beading for Quilters

Monday 22 August: East Iowa Heirloom Quilters, Cedar Rapids, IA, lectures Language of Flowers and Lessons Learned While Quilting; workshop TBA

Wednesday 7 September: Columbus Star Quilters, Columbus IN, lecture/workshop TBA

Thursday-Saturday, 8-10 September: Indianapolis Quilters Guild, Indianapolis IN, lecture and workshops TBA

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

Friday-Sunday, 21-23 October: North Star Quilters Guild, Education Conference, Grand Forks ND, lecture and workshops TBA

Wednesday-Sunday, 3-6 November: International Quilt Festival Houston TX

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


Thursday-Saturday, 20-22 April: Northwest Suburban Quilters Guild, Arlington Heights IL: lecture and workshops TBA