SewDown Portland: Sherri Lynn Wood


Sherri Lynn Wood is an artist who lives in Oakland, California, where she improvises quilts as a life practice and blogs about it at Dainty Time. She has an MFA in sculpture from Bard College, a Masters of Theological Studies from Emory University, and teaches regularly at Penland School of Craft. Sherri’s work has been exhibited in museums and galleries across the country. She has been making and selling quilts professionally for 20 years. Learn more at

Improv Round Robin

An improvisational twist on the Round Robin. Free your creative energy, use up your scraps, and learn the basic skills of improvisational quilt making. At the end of the day you and everyone else will leave with a distinctive quilt top beyond anyone’s wildest imagination. There are no mistakes in this fast-paced class, only discoveries, community, and FUN! Perfect for fist time improvisers. 

Wood - improv round robin

Sherri’s classes were ubber popular at QuiltCon and people really enjoyed themselves. Having her teach again at SewDown Portland is fantastic. Her approach, teaching style and techniques have inspired so many people. 

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to learn from Sherri. We only have TWO spots left. (Remember MQG members receive a 20% discount on this all inclusive weekend!)

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