Meet the Staff

nikkisue.jpgNikki - Custom Hand-Guided Quilting Professional
Our Custom Quilter, Nikki was originally trained by Wanda to use the Gammill Longarm machine in 2004. Since then, Nikki has perfected her quilting skills and has won numerous Quilting Awards throughout the years. Nikki is a master in custom, heirloom quilting and art quilts. Nikki’s patience is exceeded only by her artistic talent to bring out the best in every quilt according to customer desires. Nikki loves her son (and U.S. Marine) Wyatt, everything Christmas and all things Disney.

nancy.jpgNancy - Custom Computerized Quilting Professional
Nancy is one of our expert quilting professionals, working on our 3 Statler computerized quilting machines. She helps choose patterns and threads for customer quilts and also attaches many yards of bindings for our customers.  She has been quilting since 1979 and worked in various capacities for Debbie Mumm - such as seamstress, quilt designer and muse before joining our team in 2013. She loves to bicycle, cross country ski, and spend time with her four grandchildren.

wendy.jpgWendy - Custom Computerized Quilting Professional 
Wendy is one of our professional studio quilters, working on our 3 computerized quilting machines. Her attention to detail and organization are a wonderful asset to us. She has about 30 years of quilting experience and came to us in 2014 from The Buggy Barn.  Besides quilting, in her spare time Wendy rides her motorcycle with her husband and gal pals and spends time playing with her 8 grandchildren.

kris.pngKristin -  Quilt Preparation and Rental Teacher
Kristin is an experienced quilter, new grandma of two, and joined our staff in 2017.  Kristin is an extremely busy lady and cheerful in all she does.  She readies our customer's quilts so there is a good supply on hand, keeping the studio quilters very busy and she teaches our three monthly Renter's Certification Classes.  She heads up the women's ministry at her church and volunteers at 'Scraps', a local animal shelter.

shekenah-ford-photo.jpg Shekenah - Front Desk, Shipping, Web Design, and Hand-Guided & Computerized Quilting Professional
Our youngest addition also goes by the name Kenah. She came to us in 2018 with a can-do attitude and a solid longarm quilting background, as her mother has a quilting business. She has been quilting since she was young and is a "Jill-of-all-trades" and her cheery disposition is a blessing. Kenah is member of INMQ and the Cheney Frayed Edges Quilt Group. She loves spending time with her husband, John, her family and her dog, Buddy, a Walker coonhound.

JeanneJeanne - Front Desk, Shipping, and Custom Quilting Apprentice
Jeanne has been a quilter for more than 20 years and comes from a legacy of talented quilters in her Mom and Grandma. She is excited to glean from the experience of everyone here and learn the new skill of longarming, while improving her free motion skills. She is marred with 4 amazing kids. She loves to hike, play volleyball, run trails, and make music on the piano and viola.