Carole Lyles Shawcarolelylesshaw.com
- MODERN QUILTER
- QUEEN OF IMPROV
Carole Lyles Shaw is a modern quilt designer, author and workshop teacher. In her workshops, Carole dispels some of the myths and misunderstandings about this relatively new style of creative quilt expression. Her virtual workshops are lively and engaging for modern and traditional quilters of all levels. Her students say that Carole inspires them to be more creative and successful quilters.
Carole started quilting over 20 years ago when she decided to make quilts for her nieces and nephews. She was mentored by the heirloom quilters of the African American Quilters of Baltimore. Her work is found in private and public collections and her quilts have been juried into many shows
Carole is the author of Madly Modern Quilts and Patriotic Modern Quilts and modern quilt patterns.
Carole was featured as one of five designers in the Makers Issue of American Patchwork & Quilting magazine (August 2021 issue). She has appeared in Love Patchwork & Quilting, Uppercase Magazine, Make Modern Magazine and many more.
Carole lives and works in Bradenton FL.