NEW BOOK: “The Intentional Thread: A Guide to Drawing, Gesture, and Color in Stitch,” Schiffer Publishing, July 2019.

Available from the publisher:

AND on at:

Workshops & Lectures:

• “Stitching as Drawing,” Shakerag (Sewanee, Tennessee), re-scheduled for June 12-17, 2022, and repeated 19-25, 2022.  Visit the Shakerag website for more information at:

• “Stitching as Drawing,” Columbia Fiberarts Guild, Portland, OR (members only). Lecture: September 7, 2022. Workshop: September 8-10, 2022.; workshop repeated September 15-17, 2022 (spaces available).


Recently (2020), filmmaker Andrew Galli sent me this updated and edited video, produced during my “featured artist” exhibition at the 2008 Festival of Quilts in Birmingham, UK.  This was a spontaneous, unrehearsed 10-minute “tour” of my retrospective work: