MD Gallery – Elizabeth Hartman

What do a fox, a whale, a hedgehog and a cat all have in common? They have all made their way into quilts thanks to Elizabeth Hartman! If you haven’t seen Elizabeth’s quilts, now is your chance. This month our classroom has quilts on display made by the talented quilter, author and designer!

Elizabeth Hartman Quilts // Modern Domestic

Elizabeth Hartman is a self-taught quilter and author of the bestselling The Practical Guide to PatchworkModern Patchwork, and the newly-released sampler book, Patchwork City. She also produces individual quilt patterns featuring fun and unique motifs, and is working on her first print fabric collection for Robert Kaufman Fabrics. Elizabeth’s blog,, has introduced thousands of people to modern quilting. She lives in Portland, Oregon.


There is something special about theses quilts. Each one has it’s own personality. We love the simplicity of solids colors used to create unique repeating patterns.

Elizabeth Hartman Quilt

Foxes by Elizabeth Hartman

Elizabeth’s simple geometric shapes and use of repetition creates playful patterns.

Cat Quilt by Elizabeth Hartman

Are you a cat lover? Elizabeth’s instructions for this kitty block is on her blog!

Happy Hour with Elizabeth!

Don’t miss your chance to see these quilts and meet Elizabeth! You are invited to our store this Thursday, December 11th from 4:00 – 6:00 for Happy Hour with Elizabeth Hartman. There will be champagne, snacks, quilts, book signings and 25% off Elizabeth’s patterns! Plus $6.50 on all Kona Cotton yardage (one yard minimum) and $1.75 on Kona fat quarters to get you ready to sew up foxes, whales and hedgehogs!

Be sure to check out Elizabeth on Instagram.

3 Responses to “MD Gallery – Elizabeth Hartman”

  1. Sara

    Sure looks like fun. I plan to swing by.

  2. Jennica Bagley

    I am SO BUMMED I couldn’t make it to this event! Elizabeth’s work is what inspired me to learn to quilt!

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