Speakers and Presentations

May 13 Meeting Presentation

Andrea Tsang Jackson, 3rd Story Workshop: Light and Fabric: Approaches to Transparency Andrea Tsang Jackson is an emerging textile artist, quilt designer, author and educator. After working in various design fields and settings ranging from architecture to museums, the quilting medium called to her as a way to explore place, belonging, and agency. She holds a […]

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April 8, 2021 Meeting Presentation

Daisy Aschehoug: How I Started Designing Quilts Part trunk show, part slide show, and part story hour, this lecture contains my life history for the past decade in quilting. I share details on my design inspiration, a walk-through of my digital design process, and describe the how and why of the most important moments in […]

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February 11, 2021 Zoom Meeting Presentation

Bill Stearman: BackPack Show Bill struggled with storytelling as a way to make sense of his life for many years. And then discovered his voice in quilt making. Fabrics and carefully placed stitches express joy, anguish, hope, gratitude, and love, providing glimpses into deep and important stories; stories that matter on personal and social levels. His quilts […]

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January 14, 2021 Zoom Meeting Presentation

Sonya Oblak: Thrifted, Gifted or Free – Using Preowned Fabrics in Quilts. In this presentation Sonya shares… My ‘WHY’ of using thrifted fabrics in quilt making What I look for whenI go thrifting: a virtual shopping trip Trunk Show: My Thrifted Linen Quilts A bit about Sonya… Sonya started quilting 22 years ago. She now […]

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