Donna Burkholder's Profile
I'm a fabric dyer and quilt designer. My mother is a very talented artist who works with watercolor and pencil crayon. I always wanted to be an artist like my mom. However my love for fabric took me in a different direction than she. I soon realized that fabric was my "paint". As a teen I would pore over the Keepsake Quilting catalog and covet gorgeous fabrics and quilt patterns. Imagine my thrill when years later Keepsake Quilting was selling my patterns in their catalog!:)
I get my inspiration from nature. I love nature! Wildflowers are probably my favorite with birds coming in at a close second. I live near the beach and that is my favorite place on earth. All the different moods of the ocean, the sounds, the smell... All of it, I love! I love color. Nature is bursting with color.
I dye fabric because of my love for color, and nothing makes a quilt more unique than…
- Born on December 29
- Joined February 29, 2012