This is the quilt for the third "Meet In The Middle" book:

"Marvin's Marvelous 'Magination" 
and
"Ruffie's Romping Reality"
Upcoming Events:

2015:
--March 20, 2015, Class on "Snap Bags" at High Country Quilts, Colorado Springs, CO 4-5 p.m.
--April 9, 2015, Trunk show/lecture, Colorado Springs Quilt Guild, Senior Center on Hancock, Colorado Springs, CO 6:30 p.m.
--April 25, 2015, Class on Machine Quilting at High Country Quilts, Colorado Springs, CO, 2-5 p.m.
--May 12, 2015, Bailey Patchworkers Guild, Public Library, Bailey, Colorado, Trunk show/class
--June 2, Anvil Points Quilt Guild, at the Public Library, Rifle, CO; trunk show and celtic applique workshop
--June 10-11, 2015, Sunset Slope Quilters, Grand Junction; Lecture and celtic applique workshop




Trunk Show:  Joan's work encompasses a 30+ year quilting journey.   Let her entertain you with stories of her quilting "misteaks" and how she overcame problems she encountered.  Show includes many of her prize winners and her stories will appeal to quilters from beginner to expert.

How To Eat An Elephant:  Quilting Strategies.  
This is a combination trunk show and "How To Do It" lecture.  Includes at least 30 of Joan's exciting quilts and focuses on a "You Can Do It Too" attitude.


Classes offered:
1.  Turned-edge machine applique using freezer paper, glue stick, and invisible thread.






2.  Celtic applique using celtic press bars.  Can also be used for stained-glass effect.







3.  Machine quilting using your domestic sewing machine.







4.  Broderie Perse applique using specialty fabrics.







5.  Design your own applique patterns using your own imagination or photos.










6.  "Mask" quilt.  Your child will enjoy  this see-through "mask" quilt. 














I would love to bring my quilts and 
books to your quilt guild or school.


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Jack is having another nap under the bridge.
Joan is available for these speaking engagements:
Machine applique
Celtic applique
Broderie perse applique
"Oliver"  Applique and specialty yarn
This is the quilt for the second "Meet In The Middle" book:  "A Surprise For Turtle" and "The Happy Nappy Day"