Mary Ellen Hopkins
Pen Name: None Connection to Illinois: She was born in Peoria, Illinois. Biography: In 1977, Mary Ellen opened Crazy Ladies and Friends Quilt Shop in Santa Monica, California, where she lectured on quilting. After 20 years she closed the shop but continued lecturing and teaching. Mary Ellen has taught classes and given lectures all over the U.S. and the world-Europe, Canada, Australia, Japan, South Korea, and the Middle East. Hopkins later started her own publishing company and has written 11 quilting books to date.
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|Baker's dozen doubled /
ISBN: 0929950003 OCLC: 20015021 ME Publications, Fountain Valley, CA : ©1988.
|The it's okay if you sit on my quilt book /
ISBN: 0929950054 OCLC: 21883378 ME Publications, Santa Monica, CA (1606 Santa Monica Blvd., Santa Monica, CA 90404) : ©1989, 1982.
|The It's Okay If You Sit On My Quilt Book.
ISBN: 1283347326 OCLC: 767809100 CT Pub. 2006. Mary Ellen breaks down complex piecing into simple, easy units.