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LeAnn Hileman with art quilt


Born and raised in Nebraska, I have a heritage of hard working farm women who were sewers. After many years in Southern California, operating my own business and raising my son, I moved to Arizona and flourished with more advanced quilting and teaching. In 2015 my journey into art quilting began and I haven’t looked back.

Using fabric as my primary medium, and my camera as my artist’s eye, I capture moments in time and place. As I teach students, I can develop a lovely photograph into its interpretation in fabric. It then becomes a more personal, expressive and satisfying work because it has introduced the tactile and the third dimension – a combination of painting and sculpture.  READ MORE >>

workshops with leann

Photos 2 Quilts

Make art from your photos!


Collage Quilts

Basics of collage quilting!

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upcoming trunk shows

Mr. Lizard

February 18 & 19, 2021

Lecture on February 18, 2021, and class following on February 19, 2021

Valley Quilters Guild, at Church of the Risen Savior

555 South La Canada, Green Valley, Arizona