Betty Pillsbury - Crazy Quilts & Embroidery and Green Spiral Herbs
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Welcome to my world of fantasy wrought with needle and thread.  I'm an award-winning textile artist and instructor specializing in crazy quilts and all the hand work that goes into creating them. Click on the link below to order patterns.  I own Green Spiral Herbs and make terrific herbal products!  Go to the Store page to order.
My Art
Offering a selection of classes on crazy quilting, beading, embroidery, silk ribbon and more.  Lots of laughter in a relaxed setting while you learn more than you thought possible!  
January 24-26, 2014. NOFA-NY Annual Conference, Saratoga Springs, NY.  Herbs for the Winter Blues.

March 6-8, 2014.  Brownstone Quilters, NJ.  Classes.

May 2-3, 2014  Mayfield, NY.  Featured Artist at their quilt show.  Lecture on Friday night.
Some of my patterns are available on Craftsy   Faux Pearls, Victorian Crazy Quilt Blocks and An Elder Gathering.

I keep a blog at   There, I talk about herbs and crazy quilts.  

Click  to see my episode on Simply Quilts from 2001.  First, you'll see a few minutes of Judith Montano, then the rest of the show is me!

Part 2 of the episode:

​Go here to watch a You Tube video of me demonstrating how to end off embroidery threads.