Meet our teachers : Prairie Quilt

Meet our teachers

Meet Phil,

Phil Carlton
Hometown: Garland, TX
Years sewing: 15 years
Classes: PREMIER+ 2 Embroidery Software
Something interesting: I work full time for a school district, but also get to travel around the US doing events for both PFAFF machines and PREMIER+ 2 Software.


Meet Lita,

Lita Glenn
Hometown: New Mexico/Enid, OK
Years sewing: over 50 years
Classes: Applique Skinnies, Kimberbell & Machine Embroidery
Something interesting: I love NASCAR, sewing and machine embroidery; my bunnies, dogs and grand-dogs!



Meet Amber,

Amber Hardin
Hometown: Creede, CO
Years sewing: 4 years
Classes: Creative Grids ruler classes, Handi Quilter certifications;
Something interesting: Over the last year I've gotten really into long arm quilting, and I am enjoying helping people become certified.

Meet Christi,

Christi Hawk
Hometown: Hennessey, OK
Years sewing: 27 years
Classes: Machine Embroidery, Edge to Edge Quilting, Luminaire and Dream Machines
Something interesting: I enjoy helping my teenage daughter with her show lambs, and I also operate a home embroidery business


Meet Vanessa,

Vanessa Henderson
Hometown: Waukomis, OK
Years sewing: 2 years
Classes: Creative Grids rulers classes, Applique
Something interesting: I LOVE reading! I read all kinds of books - mystery, sci-fi, romance- and I am able to read as many as 4 or 5 books in a single day.


Meet Cheryl,

Cheryl Kent
Hometown: Clinton, OK; Enid, OK
Years sewing: 52 years
Classes: Cuddle
Something interesting: I am a retired registered nurse, ER nurse and nurse educator. I love to travel- my favorite place is the beach. I am also a triathlete.


Meet Shirley,

Shirley Koons
Hometown: Hennessey, OK
Years sewing: 60 years
Classes: T-shirt quilt
Something interesting: I enjoy making quilts to be auctioned off for fund raisers. I really love seeing the smiles and tears when the What Cancer Can't Do quilts are purchased by someone in the community and given to the cancer patient.


Meet BJ,

BJ McIntosh
Hometown: Enid, OK
Years sewing: 44 years
Classes: Sew-In, Westalee Rulers, Modern Wedding Ring, Fun and Done Irish Chain, Mini Wedding Ring, Trapunto, Dream Machine 2, Log Cabin floor pillow
Something interesting: I have always wanted to learn to play the violin.


Meet Patty,

Patty Russell
Hometown: Tulsa, OK
Years sewing: 50+
Classes: ABC's, DEF's and XYZ's of Quilting; Log Cabin Quilting
Something interesting: I have four wonderful children and four beautiful granddaughters. Three are in college pursuing medical professions and one works for a publishing company in New York and travels the world.


Meet Linda,

Linda Snodgrass
Hometown: Ames, OK
Years sewing: 45+ years
Classes: L7 Easy Layer Cake,Twister, Sewing Chicks
Something interesting: My daughter told me if I were to live to 100 I would never be able to sew up all my fabric!


Meet Randa,

Randa Parrish
Hometown: Fort Scott, Kansas
Years sewing: Since she was 9 years old
Classes: Strip Club, Jelly Roll Rug
Something interesting: In 2001, I opened Prairie Quilt in Hennessey, OK, the largest quilt shop in the state.  My passion is to educate and inspire people to create art through the process of sewing.

To see our complete class calendar, click here. 

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