Laurie is known for the quilts she creates and Polly hooks a rug to match. They have shared and taught their unique folk art style and aesthetic in the United States and in France – occasionally teaching together. Their fabrics have been rendered in quilting-weight cottons, classic twills and plaids and pure over-dyed wools. combined all these loves into fabrics that include 100% cotton prints, Classic twills and 100% over-dyed wools.
Polly and Laurie are the authors of several best-selling books – Victory Girls, The Spirit of Sacagawea, American Summer: Seaside Inspired Rugs & Quilts, Folk Art Friends; Hooked Rugs and Coordinating Quilts, Everyday Folk Art: Hooked Rugs and Quilts to Make, Modern Primitive Quilts: Redefining Country Style and Americana Rugs.
They have been also been featured in numerous magazines – national and international – including: Quiltmania, Country Home, American Patchwork & Quilting, McCall’s Quilting, Victoria, and Architectural Digest.
- Spring Quilt MarketI'm packing today for a flight tomorrow to Kansas City. There will be friends to see, BBQ to eat, and lots and lots of quilts and fabrics. Even for an introvert like me, these trips are looked forward to. These quilts made with Northport will be on hand....Seaside Leo6 Mini's from… Read more »
- BLOCKHEADS 2 - Week 52!!!We are down to the last block. It is certainly not least......It is courtesy of Corey Yoder and you can get the directions HERECheck back next week for the finished quilt. The Good Boy Quilt Pattern is here! Thanks to Quiltmania for getting this baby produced and printed. It has full size… Read more »
- BLOCKHEADS 2 - Week 45This week's block is brought to you by Betsy Chutchian and it's a winner! You can get the directions HERE. I hope to start putting all these blocks together this weekend. Hope to, because things here just got real with finalizing new patterns and getting new fabric shipped from the… Read more »
- BLOCKHEADS 2 - Week 44Sorry about last week's non-post. I just did an iOS update and the photos were not cooperating. I think everything is fine now. Here is Blockhead 2 - block number 44Here she is before she got her haircut. This week's block is brought to you by Vanessa Goertzen of Lella… Read more »