Lucretia’s Journey Workshop: A Heritage Oaks Quilt Pattern by Arlene Arnold

Quilty Pleasures 1742 E Los Angeles Ave, Simi Valley, CA

This quilt pattern was inspired by part of Arlene Arnold's quilt collection, "The Journey - Kentucky to California 1864."  The quilts help to illustrate the writings of Arlene's Great, Great Grandmother Lucretia Epperson and her journey to California in a covered wagon. For this quilt, Arlene has revamped the traditional way these blocks would be […]


“They Made it Through, 1910-1945,” Lecture by Arlene Arnold

Lifehouse Church Northridge 18355 Roscoe Blvd, Northridghe, CA

Arlene Arnold's Heritage Oaks Quilts was born from a love of history, art and fabric.  Arlene wanted to meld these interests. At the Templeton Outdoor Quilt Show several years ago, Arlene purchased her first vintage quilt, a full sized 1930's Grandma's Flower Garden made with fussy cut miniature blocks.  She heard the owner saying that […]

Lecture: Catherine Wilson of Queenie Quilts

Lifehouse Church Northridge 18355 Roscoe Blvd, Northridghe, CA

Our February speaker is Catherine Wilson, a quilt designer and certified Judy Niemeyer instructor.  Quilting since high school, she began designing quilts in her twenties.  She started Queenie Quilts in 2010 as a means of providing quilters with world class instruction and custom built kits to assist them in making their own Judy Niemeyer masterpiece.  […]