Penny Layman

Penny is an accomplished paper piecer who designs and teaches (including QuiltCon 2013). She has been published in a variety of magazines including: Stitch, 101 Patchwork Projects, and Modern Quilts Unlimited. She has also been published in several books, including Pillow Pop, Modern Blocks, Pretty in Patchwork Doll Quilts and Playful Little Paper Pieced ProjectsIn addition to her blog, she is half of the paper piecing pattern shop and blog “Sew-Ichigo” for which she designs and sells original patterns. 

Sewing has been a passion of Penny’s for years. She feels blessed to be doing something that sings to her heart. She loves to inspire and teach others, guiding them along their creative journey through joy and lots of laughter. Penny blogs at Sew Take a Hike.

Photo by Jen West