2017 National Instructor

Watermark Art Center and Willow Wood Market are pleased to bring nationally-recognized author, instructor, designer and notion-developer Kari Carr of New Leaf Stitches to the 2017 Creative Spirit Fiber Festival. At the event, Carr will be offering both a class and trunk show. More details coming soon!

About Kari:

KCarr photoFrom book author and quilt instructor to pattern and notion developer, Kari’s passion for quilting is obvious. Some of the most well-written patterns have come from New Leaf Stitches, along with her patented, innovative notion, Clearly Perfect Angles. Kari’s latest venture is as a fabric designer for Hoffman California Fabrics. She is a 2016 Aurifil Designer and also a Creative Grids Ruler designer.Her patterns, books and notions can be found in quilt stores around the world. Her work can also be found in many leading quilt magazines including covers in the US and France.

Kari is pleased to have been a host on PBS television’s Love of Quilting, nominated as “Best Teacher/Instructor”,  “Best Quilt Book Author” and is proud to be a BERNINA Ambassador.

As a recycled Home-Ec teacher, she still finds teaching exciting. Only now, Kari gets to teach quilters from all over the nation.

Kari and her husband, Brian, have lived in the beautiful Minnesota lakes country their entire lives.  They are now enjoying their grown sons’ families, including five granddaughters.  Follow Kari on her blog and social media as she shares the many blessings in her life.

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