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Here are a few of my quilts…

Festival of Lights (2022) – Original pattern published in Quiltmaker Nov/Dec 2022 as “Candles Burn Bright”
Nightingale’s Rose I (2022) Pieced from an original diagram of the causes of mortality of the Army of the East by Florence Nightingale
Flynn’s Neighborhood (2022) – Original design

Rainbow Sling (2022) – Original design. Rainbow fabrics hand-dyed by me.
Madison (2021) – Strip pieced, raw edge applique, machine quilted. This quilt was shown in the Great Wisconsin Quilt Show 2022.
Singapore Sling (2021) – Original design based on an elongated Drunkard’s Path block.
Playtime (2021) – Original designed published by the Modern Quilt Guild in June 2021. Based on a Drunkard’s Path block.
Playtime reverse (2021) – Playtime blocks aligned with blocks on front for double-sided quilting motif.
Fall Down Seven Times, Stand Up Eight (2021)- Original design, machine pieced, trapunto, and matchstick quilting. This quilt was shown at QuiltCon 2022.
Autumn Abscission (2021) – Tree of Life pattern by Better Done Quilts
Bluebonnet Broken Star (2021). Machine pieced. Long arm quilting by Amanda at Prairie Folk Quilt Co.
Memory Sampler (2021)- Pattern is Snowy Day by Happy Cloud Creations, Long arm quilting by Amanda at Prairie Folk Quilt Co.
100-day Transformation (2021) – Original design from classic string quilt concept. Strip piecing without foundation. Machine quilted by Carmen Contreras Sesvold. This quilt was in the Great Wisconsin Quilt Show in 2022.
Back of 100-day Transformation (2021) Ice dyed backing, dyed by me
Yellow Hammer Slammer (2020) – Original Design – Cocktail quilt series
Tree of Life (2020) – Original Design Raw edge applique with triadic color scheme, mitered borders and flanged binding
From Every Direction (2020)- Original Design
Raw edge applique with variations in thread tension
Ante Meridiem (2019) – Original design based on colors of the sky from midnight to noon on 6/18/1981 in Madison, WI. This quilts was in QuiltCon Together in 2021.
Vibrant = Mary (2019) Surf Song design by Eileen Wright
Pieced and free motion long-arm quilted
Mai Tais on the Lanai (2020) – Original Design using Island Home Batiks by Natalie Barnes for Anthology Batiks, Cocktail Quilt Series
Pieced and domestic machine quilted
Back of Mai Tais on the Lanai (2020) – Original Design using Island Home Batiks by Natalie Barnes for Anthology Batiks
Pieced and domestic machine quilted
Tree of Life (2019) – Original Design 1999-2019
Raw edge applique, machine embroidery and thread painting. This quilt was accepted in to the AQS Lancaster 2020 show, and was in the Great Wisconsin Quilt Show in 2022.
Detail of Tree of Life – Original Design 1999-2019
Detail of Tree of Life – Original Design 1999-2019
Florence Nightingale (2020) 1820-2020 Original Design based on photo 2020 for small group 2020 challenge.
Bunnies for Belinda (2020) – Original Design using EQ8
Everything Old is New is Old Again (2020)- Picnic Petals design by Sheri Cifaldi-Morrill

And some group quilts I led and designed:

Handprint quilt – (2004)
Class quilt with crayon drawing – (2005)
Kennedy Rockets Quilt (1995)- Co-designed with David Kehl 1995 All students, faculty and staff from the first year of the school signed a square.