Claudia's quilt, Fire and Ice, is a 'cover girl' quilt, shown on the cover of Quilters Newsletter in 2011. It has also been the recipient of just a few awards...
Second Place - Fire and Ice Theme Category, MQS Kansas 2009, First Place and Best of Show Viewer´s Choice (3rd time in a row!), MQS 2009, First Place - Excellence in Longarm Quilting - Road to California - Ontario, CA - February 2010, First Place - Bed Quilts Made by Machine - AQS Show - Knoxville, TN - July 2011 Second Place - Innovative - World Quilt Competition XIV - New England 2010, First Place - Large Pieced Quilt - Quilt Odyssey - Hershey, PA - 2011

Watch Claudia at work in Show 2413.

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Rotating

FireandIcebyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Mary Kay Davis


Claudia's quilt, Fractal, has 30,000 crystals and that's not all. It is painted, inked, machine appliquéd, fused, and enhanced by a myriad of quilting designs. It also won BEST OF SHOW at Road to California 2018.

Watch Claudia in Show 2413.

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 36 Pieces Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 100 Pieces Rotating

FractalbyClaudiaPfeil - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: Mary Kay Davis


These look a bit like cactus flowers. What do you think this block might be called? Play the game and find out.



Missie used English Paper Piecing and hexagons to create the wedding ring shape in this lovely wool and cotton quilt, An English Wedding.

Watch Missie demonstrate English Paper Piecing in Show 2412.

AnEnglishWeddingbyMissieCarpenter - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

AnEnglishWeddingbyMissieCarpenter - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

AnEnglishWeddingbyMissieCarpenter - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

AnEnglishWeddingbyMissieCarpenter - 36 Pieces Rotating

AnEnglishWeddingbyMissieCarpenter - 100 Pieces Rotating

AnEnglishWeddingbyMissieCarpenter - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: John Anderson


This quilt is Missie's version of the King George III coverlet. Missie got permission to use the designs and put it together using her English Paper Piecing method which she shows us in Show 2412.

TheGardensofaKingbyMissieCarpenter - 36 Pieces Non-Rotating

TheGardensofaKingbyMissieCarpenter - 100 Pieces Non-Rotating

TheGardensofaKingbyMissieCarpenter - 289 Pieces Non-Rotating

TheGardensofaKingbyMissieCarpenter - 36 Pieces Rotating

TheGardensofaKingbyMissieCarpenter - 100 Pieces Rotating

TheGardensofaKingbyMissieCarpenter - 289 Pieces Rotating

Original Photo: John Anderson


A luscious border print makes this simple block shine. Do you know what it's called? Play the game and find out.


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