Adam Bohn

Adam is our newest SewVac Ltd. member! A hold-over from Rodgers Vacuum Company in Bellflower, he came to us in early 2012. And when Adam came he brought all his great experience repairing Kirby, Rainbow, Tri-Star, and Sebo Vacuums. He’s now become … [Read more...]

Barbara Winkler

Barbara Winkler, of Bellflower, was honored by Cabot Creamery Cooperative, best known as Makers of The World’s Best Cheddar, for her selfless volunteerism creating quilts for military veterans through Quilts of Valor, a nationwide group of quilters … [Read more...]

Cheryl Guacci

Cheryl Guacci has been stitching up garments since she first learned to sew in junior high Home Economics classes. Encouraged by her mom who sewed and inspired by a high school teacher, she pursued a degree in Home Economics Education. Today she is … [Read more...]

Claudia Dallas Gomez

Claudia Dallas Gomez is a local-grown artist, born & raised in Long Beach. She has been a sewist since grade school and by the time she graduated from Millikan High School, she had tackled advanced tailoring. Claudia has a BFA in Design from … [Read more...]

Danielle Jorda

Danielle Jorda is a part-time children’s sewing teacher. She has been sewing since middle school and really embraced quilting over the past three years. She even won Home Economic Student of the year for LBUSD in middle school! She is currently a … [Read more...]

Dawn Lucero

Dawn started sewing over 44 years ago, with the help of her patient mother. Growing up, she made all of her clothes partly because she always wanted to be different and because she was so tall that ready-made clothes never fit. In high school she won … [Read more...]

DeBorah Amoafo-Yeboah

DeBorah’s Women of Africa patterns were published and sold in the Connecting Threads catalog (Off to Work and Beads for Sale), and  you can still find her Women of Africa patterns in quilts around Southern California as well as some southern states. … [Read more...]

Heather Lofstrom

Heather Lofstrom is a sewing and embroidery educator specializing in BERNINA products. Sewing has been a part of her life since she was a child. Making Garments, Quilts and Crafts has always been a creative passion. Adding a BERNINA Machine to her … [Read more...]

Jody Cairo

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Joyce Oberle

At age five, Joyce launched her love for sewing when she learned cross-stitch embroidery. Growing up, leisure time was taken up by refining her sewing skills. While on vacation, in Oregon, the “quilt bug” bit. Quilting has been her love and passion … [Read more...]