February 24, 2020
Program: Trunk Show
Tuesday Class: Jill’s Applique Technique.
Project details will be in Feb 2020. newsletter.
Jill Finley has been designing quilt patterns for over 20 years. Several years ago she launched her quilt business, Jillily Studio. She designs and sells quilt fabric, patterns, kits and notions. Her quilt designs depict her own fresh style using great color and texture with many fabrics. She usually adds a little appliqué to soften and finish each design. Her designs have been featured in several magazines including American Patchwork and Quilting, Quilt , Quilter’s Home and McCall’s Quilting. Jill is also the author of several books on quilting. Jill creates quilt patterns along with kits for many of her designs. She is known for her applique techniques, which give beautiful results even for the beginner. Jillily Studio produces a popular line of notions, including Appli - Glue and Poke - A - Dots , along with Jill’s new template series, Perfect Pieces . She is a Master Designer for Aurifil Threads, having several signature thread collections . Jill is an Ambassador for BERNINA sewing machines. Teaching and lecturing about her quilt designs and applique method keeps Jill very busy traveling all over the country, and hosting retreats. Creating fabric collections for quilting has been one of Jill’s favorite projects. She designs for Riley Blake Fabrics. Jill loves to spend time with her family--working, playing, eating, reading, gardening, sewing, cooking, and learning. She and her husband Randy live in Herriman, Utah. They are the parents of seven children and are blessed with thirteen grandchildren.