Tell us about yourself—as much or as little as you like.
I LOVE to make quilts, all sizes and all types.
Now my quilts are animals and landscapes. I go to my local zoo and several times a year, I go
to explore with my camera northern California, especially eastern Arizona, New Mexico.
How many quilts have you made?
over the years I have made 257 quilts. I have a journal that I show how and why I made each quilt
Do you want to make quilts, or simply enjoy them?
I love ALL of these steps, especially the fabrics. I love the smell of fabric. I love the smell of paper too when reading a book or magazine.
How long have you been a quilter?
since 1983, 30 yrs old.,I started making quilts by machine, 64 yrs., I'm still machine quilting
What is your favorite quilting technique?
cutting accuractly( I have tons of rulers), piecing,embellishing with ribbon/wool/crystals/beads
Why do you quilt?
It relaxes me, that's why I started. I would come home from work, R.N. and needed to leave that shift at the hospital, private duty for VERY sick kids, petroleum in corp.& refinery