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Heather Black

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Heather's passion for quilt design is founded in her past as a landscape oil painter and her desire to be creative. She first tried quilting in 1995 but didn't catch the quilting bug until 2011 when she designed, pieced and hand quilted her first queen size quilt. Shortly after that she discovered modern quilting and from that point on Heather has been designing and making quilts whenever possible. Her quilts and patterns have been featured in various quilting publications and is an active member quilting guilds including The Modern Quilt Guild. Heather has had a myriad of quilts displayed at international,...

Ruth Lane

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When I discovered felting, I finally found the creative outlet for which I had been searching. The versatility of fiber allows me to "play" with a wide variety of materials including wool, silk, fabrics, yarns and threads. Creating one of a kind fiber art pieces to share with the world fulfills my creative passion.One technique that I especially enjoy is the ancient technique of felt making. Traditionally to make felt, raw or dyed wool was dampened with soapy water and agitated (usually by stomping or rolling) to "felt" the wool. I use this traditional method of wet felting as well as dry felting...