Teaching Region: United States, Canada, and selected Foreign Countries
Judy Niemeyer is an international instructor known for her foundation paper piecing techniques and quilt patterns. Her company, Judy Niemeyer Quilting Inc., has published over 100 foundation paper pieced quilt patterns over the last 15 years. Her quilts a..Read More
Teaching Region: West – California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Colorado, Hawaii, and international.
As a quilter, Catherine has 20+ years of quilting experience. She began teaching at local shops in 2006, starting with a beginning quilting series. With 4 years of teaching under her belt and great eye for color, she opened her online shop and began doing..Read More
Teaching Region: Willing to travel anywhere!
Cathy Moore is located in Middleton, Idaho, about 1/2 hour west of Boise, Idaho. Cathy owned a quilt shop in Rochester, Washington, from 2010 to 2019 before she moved to Middleton, ID. Cathy's Certified Judy Niemeyer shop is now an online shop. C..Read More
Teaching Region: Utah (Mountain West) and willing to travel
Cindy is so excited to be a part of the Quiltworx team of Certified Instructors and share her passion for all things quilting!! Cindy was born and raised in Minnesota, where she was introduced to sewing at a very young age. She remembers taking a bas..Read More
Teaching Region: Home Base is Oregon, but will Travel to where ever people like to make beautiful Quilts, U.S. and Beyond
It was a quiet day in the middle of winter 1999. I awoke from a catnap with this un-deniable urge to make something…..mind you sewing was not on the ‘un-deniable urge‘ list but crafting something was….I had been walking around this Obje..Read More
Teaching Region: Willing to travel
Hi! My name is Gina Schaefer also known as Auntie, Mama., Mrs. Schaefer and just recently, Gina. I like be in north eastern Colorado. I live on the prairie not in the mountains. Sunshine and fields of crops are my scenery. I began my quilting journey a..Read More
Teaching Region: Anywhere...Willing to travel.
Gretchen started sewing clothes for herself, her mother and two sisters when her grandmother gave her a Featherweight when she was ten years old. She sewed all her clothes, her mother’s skirts and blouses for work and all the prom dresses through high s..Read More
Teaching Region: California, have suitcase, will travel anywhere
Quilting is in Jeanette’s DNA. Both her grandmother and mother were hand quilters. Jeanette still has a nine-patch quilt made by her grandmother that was given to her as the oldest grandchild. She cut pieces for her mother using scissors, which we all k..Read More
Teaching Region: Montana, Northwest, willing to travel
Jenny is from Judy’s hometown of Kalispell, MT and currently works at our Certified Shop, Glacier Quilts in Kalispell. She grew up in Kalispell and then joined the Air Force right after graduating high school. She served a 20 year career in the Air ..Read More
Teaching Region: Washington Area, Travelling Instructor
Jerrine Kirsch lives in Washington State, but has been a quilting instructor for over 20 years and travels across the United States with various teaching engagements booked throughout the year. As a Judy Niemeyer Quilting Certified Instructor, Jerrine ..Read More
Teaching Region: Nevada, California, Utah, Idaho, Wyoming
Josephine has been an avid quilter for many years. Three friends gave her a quilt as a gift which introduced her to our wonderful world of quilting. After that she was hooked! She says her “first few quilts were examples of everything not to do when mak..Read More
Teaching Region: Oregon, Washington, California. Anxious to travel and teach
Being creative and sharing with others are the things that spark JudyQ’s engine. From the youngest recall as a child throughout her entire professional career she has surrounded herself with an always reaching desire to expand her knowledge base in th..Read More
Teaching Region: Utah, California, happy to go anywhere!
A native Californian, Karen started sewing at the age of 9, when her mother enrolled her in a summer sewing class at the local Singer store. She continued to sew through junior high and high school, taking more classes in clothing construction and tailo..Read More
Teaching Region: Montana and Beyond
I started sewing as a participant in 4-H as a 9 year old many years ago. I sewed clothing for several years and just a couple of very simple quilts to enter in the fair as a teen. When I was expecting my oldest son (now 24), I made his first quilt –..Read More
Teaching Region: California and Nevada but also Worldwide!
It was the late ’70’s when I first took a quilting class. I made two king sampler quilts entirely pieced and quilted by hand. Back then, very little machine quilting was done so for years, doing everything by hand was my method of choice. Even though ..Read More
Teaching Region: Willing to travel to all 50 states and beyond.
Patsy was born and raised in the Central San Joaquin Valley of California. A California native, Having sewn since the 7th grade, like any new grandmother, she was eager to start making garments and projects for her new grandchildren! During ..Read More
Teaching Region: Idaho, Northwest, Willing to Travel
Sandy is an avid quilter, enjoying all types of projects she makes for friends and family. After taking early retirement in 2012 after a 32-year engineering career, Sandy had more time to begin working through her immense stash of projects and fabric. At ..Read More
Teaching Region: Oregon, Western Washington, Northern California
After visiting with a friend who had taken a class in a local quilt shop, Shirley was bitten by the quilt bug in 1987 and began with a sampler class in Tucson, Arizona. Even though that hand pieced and quilted sampler was finished, and not to be repeate..Read More
Teaching Region: Colorado & Wyoming
I started quilting in 1970ish. I hand pieced 9-patch blocks for a doll quilt as part of a history project/book report on quilting. Needless to say the report was finished on time; the 9-patches are still waiting to be finished many years later (my mom..Read More
Teaching Region: Central Valley California, Nevada
I come from a long line of women in my family who sewed, knitted, and/or crocheted. I remember sitting next to my great-grandmother as she knitted clothes for my Barbie; going to the fabric store with my aunt to buy patterns and fabric; and helping my mom..Read More