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.
- Happy July 4th and BLOCKHEADS2 - week 5My problem today is to decide which set of pictures to show you first? How about some red, white and blue quilts for the 4th of July!I asked for help from Bill to get out the red, white, and blue quilts I had on hand. It also doesn't include blue... Read more »
- BLOCKHEADS ROUND 2 - Week 4Are you still caught up? I am. I wonder how long I can keep saying that. This is block 4 with the Bella Solids.This is block 4 with Minick and Simpson scraps. This is how they are looking - all grouped together.It's starting to look really interesting, isn't it?This week's block is... Read more »
- I'm A Blockhead!No, you're a blockhead!!!...... Am I giving you the classic Charlie Brown put down? Or am I flashing back to a 40 year old Saturday morning tv commerical? Maybe, but it's really something much more enjoyable. It's THIS Blockheads....Yes, the folks from Moda Fabrics are doing it again and this... Read more »
- 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 »