About Me

profileI am a proud military wife and mother to my two wonderful children, Hannah and Jake.   My family puts up with my quilting obsession rather well.  They don’t even complain when I don’t cook dinner because I’m hard at work quilting.  I never dreamed that I would become a quilter.  It just kind of happened and I’m so thankful that it did.

In 2010 my father did the most generous thing ever…he bought me a Gammill Premier quilting machine.  I was speechless.  I am truly blessed to have such a wonderful father.  He had faith that I would be able to use the machine and make beautiful quilts.  Dad and I decided my Gammill should be named Roscoe.   And as they say, the rest is history.

Roscoe and I have become great friends.  This wasn’t always the case because I was very intimidated by him.  I didn’t have a clue how to use a longarm machine.  I watched the DVD that came with the machine and started playing.  I wasn’t sure I would ever get the hang of quilting but I kept practicing.  And practicing.  And practicing.

I truly believe quilting is an art.  I specialize in freehand custom quilting because it’s my favorite.  Each quilt is unique and each stitch is carefully thought out.  You can see some of my work here.

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