Linda Bratten

Home: Armstrong, Missouri Linda Bratten was trained in traditional quilting techniques, but does all her current projects using the sewing machine to piece, applique, and quilt her art. Linda’s quilts are “Not like your grandmother’s”, she loves to mix different mediums and techniques to created unique one of a kind quilts. Best of all she […] Read more »

Carl Hentsch

Home: Saint Joseph, Missouri Carl is the author of Amish-Inspired Quilts for Today’s Home, New York Beauties & Flying Geese and Stars ‘n Strips Forever as well as several gorgeous quilt patterns. Carl specializes in foundation paper piecing, curved piecing and intermediate to advanced patterns. Carl offers lectures, trunk shows, half-day and full-day workshops. Carl […] Read more »

Shelly Pagliai

Home: Wien, Missouri, USA Shelly credits her maternal grandmother, Mildred, for getting her started down the road of quilting obsession, by enrolling her in 4-H sewing classes at the age of 8. When Shelly’s Great-Aunt Charlotte presented her with a garbage bag of scraps a few years later, she found her passion there among the […] Read more »