Expressive Quilters Newsletter

Editor 1996 to present: Sharla R. Hicks

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Sharla Hicks' vision for Newsletter?

  • Sharla has a life long background in teaching what ever she enjoys doing at the moment. To view her Online Zentangle®, Art Quilts & Mixed Media Gallery, Click Here.

  • She understands the journey of the expressive quilter because she has taken it herself and appreciates all styles and forms of quilting.

    • Expertise in: Zentangle®, computer quilting, design, color, adding the edge to your quilting style and more
    • traditional machine piecing & machine quilting.
    • machine appliqué, freestyle machine embroidery & quilt embellishment using designer threads (thin to thick), beads, charms and more for embellishment on quilts and wearable art.
    • mixed media fabric painting, foiling, glitter work, and embellishment.

  • Sharla poses the following question to students, "How do you make your style of quilting (traditional, innovative or art) stand out from the crowd with an exciting edge."

In the mid 1990's Sharla authored a series of computer quilting how-to books that are now out of print.

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in Southern California
Sharla Hicks (CZT)
Certified Zentangle Instructor