Michelle Yeo is a passionate & highly sought after patchwork & quilting designer who has been quilting since 1984. Michelle’s designs are primarily traditional, using reproduction fabrics for a timeless appeal. Michelle’s designs and creates challenging quilts inspired by antique quilts of the past. She designs the majority of her work on a computer and uses contemporary piecing techniques to achieve accurate results. She also hand pieces or appliqué’s quilts with traditional techniques. A range of acrylic templates are available to accompany her designs allowing for faster and more accurate quilting.
Michelle’s quilting designs have been featured a number of world renowned quilt magazines in Australia and internationally. In 2015 her book, ‘Of Needle, Thimble and Thread’, which features 18 of her beautiful designs, was published by renowned French publishing company, Quiltmania. Her quilts have also been exhibited at the International Quilt Festival in Houston, America. Michelle likes nothing more than to share her passion and impart her expertise in quilting to others. As a highly sought after teacher and guest speaker, she would love to meet you in a workshop and help start you on the journey of creating your own heirloom quilt, to be cherished by future generations.