Cathy's Books

Machine quilting has always been a part of Cathy's art and now she shares with you some of her go-to picture quilting designs.

$12

This little book is packed full of information on everything from selecting thread,batting and quilting designs to stabilization, handling stops and starts and hiding mistakes from the judges. It includes a ection on entering shows and handling feedback and a section on machine and studio enhancements that will make your job easier. It is everything I wish I had known when I first starting competing in shows.
Critter

$25

This book contains step-by-step instructions for quilting critters of all kinds from scales and fur to faces and hair. Cathy explains how to use guidelines to allow your quilting to follow the contour of faces and bodies. She offers options for quilting both whimsical and realistic quilts. These quilting designs are simple enough for the beginner and unique enough to make any quilt a winner.

Nature Book

$25

This book contains step-by-step instructions for quilting all types of textures in nature from wood to water. Cathy explains how to use quilting to make a pictorial quilt look realistic and three-dimensional. These quilting designs are simple enough for the beginner and unique enough to make any quilt a winner.

Clowns
$25

Based on Cathy’s award-winning quilt, ‘Clowns on Parade’ is more than a pattern book, it tells a story. Each clown has a reason for participating in the parade. It is a great book to share with the young at heart in your life.

Included are patterns for each clown, directions for making your own Clowns on Parade quilt, a clown growth chart, patterns for floor pillows and more.