Then, Mark travels to Suburban Philadelphia to knock on Liza Lucy’s door in New Hope, Pennsylvania. Meet Liza’s daughters and dogs, and see the quilt her daughter Alex is working on, which is currently hanging on the design wall. Find out how Liza designs. Plus, see a stunning quilt by Australian quilter Kim McLean that just arrived.
Learn Liza’s story of how she met Kaffe Fassett and starting designing quilts with him. Take a tour of her house which displays Kaffe’s designs in everything from table covers to upholstered chairs to his originals paintings. Then tour the addition to her house that houses her business, Glorious Color.
Join Jodie in Sherry Cowley’s adorable sewing room to stitch up a snuggly quilt. Made from the Chapel Hill flannel collection by Ro Gregg for Northcott Fabrics, Gentle Spring is pieced with mix-and-match floral designs and the handle is easy appliqué. Find the pattern for Gentle Spring in the Summer 2009 issue of Easy Quilts magazine.
Then watch part 3 of this series which discusses some of the best machine quilting books.