Trunk Shows

Trunk Shows, WorkShops and Judging.

Chula Vista, California is Patricia’s home when she is not on the road speaking, teaching, and judging. She spent her teenage years in Utah, where she began sewing and quilting, An avid quilter, Patricia enjoys all styles of quilts and tries to learn most new techniques. She also works on her original pieces so she can have available to her students something new and interesting.


As a teacher, lecturer, judge and Quilt historian, Patricia teaches her workshops in a fun atmosphere with the idea that we are all at different levels and skills. Praise and acceptance of all the students is her mission statement as a teacher. Patricia is active in several guilds and is past president of the Petaluma Quilt Guild. She has completed the Northern California Quilt Council course on Judging Quilts and Wearable Art, and is currently active in the judging arena.


Free practice kits and a booklet given to every student.


Patricia is currently writing a book about living in Italy, “To the Other side of the Moon


Follow the exciting adventures of an American woman living in Italy (Alone) Discover how to add zest, passion & Joy in your own life. Feast on the Recipes that are easy to prepare.

“….beautifully written, keep it coming, I am waiting for the sequel….” Kelly Stanphill, Santa Monica,CA.

“….after reading just one chapter, I realize just how dull my life has become, now I know that the sweet life can be possible for me….” Kaye Martin, Ferny Glen, CA.

“….finally I have an insight to what makes a woman tick, a must read for all men….” Paul Rosenberg, San Francisco, CA.

  1. Love Stories
  2. Positive Affirmations
  3. Travel Tips
  4. Jokes

Patricia is a retired corporate executive who has been traveling to Italy by herself for the past 8 years. She is currently a quilt lecturer, teacher and judge.


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To be publisher early summer 2010