Material Obsession is an international travel destination.
Shop books and an innovative internet presence have been quite influential on the quilts of the 21st century
Teachers and students are as creative as Kathy
Teachers like Marg Sampson George have developed techniques and styles
(This is Kelly's work from a Marg class)
Nineteenth-century patterns updated.
Kathy talked about her design process in an interview with Jen Kingwell :
"I love antique quilt books for layout and structure ideas. In truth though, most of my designs actually happen on the design wall in my studio. I start a quilt with a stack of inspiring fabrics and a shape, and then I lay out the pieces on the way until I like how they work together."
Vintage top from about 1960---online auction
And see a trunk show at the Eugene Modern Guild site here: