|Joey Veltkamp – Artist|
I started making the quilts at a point in my life where I needed to be comforted and quilts were a great way to do that..a big bear hug for myself! Each quilt can take somewhere between 40-60+ hours. After that I quit tracking. Plus I start a bunch, get sidetracked, then come back 6 months later to finish it. I worked on my debut quilt show for about a year and a half, but at fairly leisurely pace (at least compared to how much I usually work).
Joey’s quilt show “It’s A Celebration” opens at Cupcake Royale June 12th.
Previously on Hillebrity