Amy Stewart Winsor
Cary, North Carolina

Attention: Precision-Impaired Quilters! Can't match points? Hate to measure?
You can make gorgeous quilts anyway! Lectures & Workshops by Amy Stewart Winsor

Amy Stewart Winsor can't match corners and hates to do math, so she has mastered many techniques that don't require precision. Some of her favorite techniques include fusible applique, freeform curved piecing, haphazard piecing, crazy quilting, crooked log cabin, and embellishing. This Cary, North Carolina quilt artist teaches nationally, and enthusiastically encourages her students to find the techniques they enjoy most, and to spend their quilting time frolicking in the fabric instead of stressing out.

Please look for her classes and lectures at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, Texas, November 3-6, 2004.

See Amy’s quilts, together with quilts by Mickey Depre, in their two-person exhibit, “On the Bright Side: Art Quilts by Mickey Depre and Amy Stewart Winsor”, to be shown at Pennsylvania National Quilt Extravaganza in Fort Washington, PA, Sept. 16-19, 2004 and at Pacific International Quilt Festival in Santa Clara, CA, Oct. 14-17, 2004. Additional venues to be announced.

Amy writes a free monthly email newsletter which covers upcoming quilting events in the Raleigh, Cary, Durham, and Chapel Hill, North Carolina area.

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“Make an Appointment”
© 2001, 81” h x 66” w

Winner of “Viewers’ Choice” award at World Quilt & Textiles, Greensboro, NC, 2002
Published in 2003 AQS Quilt Art Engagement Calendar
Great American Quilts 2003, published by Oxmoor House
NQA magazine, Quilting Quarterly, Winter 2001.
IQA Journal, Quilts A World of Beauty, Winter 2003

“The Flame of Hope”
© 2001, 13.5” w x 19” h
Published in America: From the Heart Quilters Remember September 11, 2001, published by C&T Publishing.

This quilt toured internationally with the “America: From the Heart” travelling exhibit of 122 quilts, curated by Karey Bresenhan, from Jan. 2002-June 2004.
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