February 2, 2017 - Sue Nickels
Sue has been quilting for 36 years, starting by hand and gradually focusing on machine work. Sue has been teaching machine techniques for the past 26 years. She has taught and lectured nationally for shops, guilds and major conferences, including AQS, IQA and the Mancuso Quiltfests.
Sue has also taught internationally in England, Norway, Australia, New Zealand and Spain. Her major awards include 1998 AQS Best of Show for “The Beatles Quilt” made by Sue and her sister, Pat Holly. Their quilt, “The Space Quilt,” won the 2003 IQA Master of Machine Artistry Award and the 2004 AQS Machine Workmanship Award. Sue and Pat’s quilt “Tea at Tenby” won 2009 Best of Show at the Birmingham Festival of Quilts in England.
Lecture: Machine Quilting for Today's Quilter