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.
- One Block ChallengeGood Morning!!My friend Annette asked me to join her One Block Challenge and I'm delighted to!You might have seen the previous One Block Challenges here on her blog.....Betsy Chutchian did the T block recently and I have chosen School Girls Puzzle.I have made the above quilt using our new fabric... Read more »
- Farmhouse RedsIt's not everyday you get a staged/halfway decent photo from me and my quickly failing iphone. Today's the day! The light was right and the scenery almost perfect. Nothing like red and white quilts on a cold, snowy day. Perfect for winter and an upcoming holiday.I got some emails yesterday... Read more »
- Holiday PrepThis winter solstice probably finds you knee deep in Holiday preparations. Things here have been hectic (you can relate, I know) and decorating is at a minimum this year. Since I have a collection of Christmas quilts - that is how we are decorating this year. I have 5 Christmas... Read more »
- All In A Row Winner and More!Thank you for following along on our little blog hop!We had great fun and I'm happy to announce the winner of the All In A Row Again book AND my flower rowThe winner is GLENDA MCCARTHY. Email me here at firstname.lastname@example.org, Glenda and I will get your gifts right out... Read more »