The Quilter's Apprentice was just the beginning. Join Jennifer Chiaverini and Nancy Odom in creating quilts inspired by Jennifer's best-selling Elm Creek Quilts vels. Now you can make the Elm Creek Medallion or any of a dozen designs inspired by beloved characters such as Sylvia, Sarah, Andrew, and Bonnie. 12 quilt projects inspired by all 4 Elm Creek vels, ranging from Sarah's Sampler and the Elm Creek Medallion to Sylvia's Broken Star and the Runaway Quilt; Every quilt tells a story of its own, for both long-time fans and those just discovering the appeal of Elm Creek; Designs for all skill levels and styles presented in friendly Elm Creek fashion; Introduction by Jennifer Chiaverini-read about how the Elm Creek Quilts vels got started
Jennifer Chiaverini started quilting as a newlywed, wanting to begin her marriage with an heirloom quilt. She is the author of The Quilter's Apprentice, Round Robin, Cross Country Quilters, and The Runaway Quilt, which comprise the Elm Creek Quilts novels from Simon & Schuster. Jennifer lives in Madison, Wisconsin. Nancy Odom is a popular quilt designer, teacher, author, and the creator of Quilter's Gloves. She made her first quilt at the age of 17 and credits her grandmother with passing along her love of quilting. Nancy lives just outside Indianapolis, Indiana.