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 »

Jen Eskridge

Home: Helotes, Texas Jen started sewing in 1993 on an old burnt yellow, Harvest Gold, Singer sewing machine.  Her mother taught the basics.  Jen made her first quilt in 1993.  She didn’t use any books or templates, and that poor quilt eventually fell apart.  It was recycled, though, into a curtain, duct taped over a […] Read more »

Patricia Belyea

Home: Seattle, Washington Patricia Belyea, an artisan quilter, imports vintage hand-dyed yukata cottons from Japan. In 2013, she opened a petite yukata cotton shop in the lower level of her Seattle home where she also teaches quilting classes. An avid traveler, Patricia visits guilds and shares her passion for quilting. Visit Her Website Read more »