My Demo at Bernina World of Sewing!

Hi Everyone! A big welcome to all the new readers!


This Thursday I will be at Bernina World of Sewing in Raleigh, NC  most of the day.  I will be showing some of my newest pieces and demo-ing my free motion techniques using the BERNINA BSR foot.  This is a great opportunity to take your free motion quilting to the next level, by getting some new ideas, tips and inspiration. And it’s all part of……

Quilt! Carolina 2015
Shop Hop
Quilt! Carolina Terrific Thursday!
June 11, 2015

Come see the quilt I helped to design for Quilt Carolina.  it was a team effort, but I helped!

Some more details:

  • First day our quilt will be on display!
  • Buy your passport for $14 (save $1)!
  • Purchase your passport at our store and you’ll receive a stylish Bernina World of Sewing tote (while supplies last)!
  • Special sale just for Passport holders!
  • Demos by Fiber Artist, Roxane Lessa 10:30am-3:30pm

Last week, I got to hang 9 of my larger pieces at

Fine Arts League of Cary show at Searstone Retirement Community, 

17001 Searstone Dr, Cary, NC 27513
(877) 841-2758

This show will be up from June 4-Aug. 4.

Here are some pictures from the day we hung everything up with the help of the fabulous Ana Sumner!

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That’s just a teaser…..and you know pictures don’t really do them justice, so come on out and see them in person if you are in Cary.



I have only 2 spots open in my Morning Glory class in Raleigh, NC at Bernina World of Sewing, Raleigh , NC.!

June 13th, 10-4 Morning Glory Class.

Learn to fuse and paint on fabric to create a morning glory flower  art quilt. Paint kits and brushes will be available.
Oak Park Shopping Center, 6013 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27612
Call (919) 782-2945 to register.
This is one of the few times I teach live locally.  This is one of my most popular classes….
I would love to see you there!

Make a beautiful Morning Glory art quilt like this one!



Don’t they look real?  I can’t wait to see them quilted and finished!

Also, a quick reminder….

Some of you expressed interest in learning online how to make a 3-D Textile painting like I taught on Quilting Arts TV.



Here is the link to sign up for that class:

New 6 month Private Coaching Masterclass!
 I have extended my private coaching program, from 3 months to 6 months.  I believe the transformation my students are looking for must take place over a longer period of time to have a lasting impact.

I want you to make the most amazing, original art quilts that you can.  That is why I am now accepting private students who are serious about their creative expression in the world of art quilting.  Take advantage of my 17+ years as a textile artist, and speed up your learning curve. To work with me privately, please set up your initial, no obligation,  free Get Creative Call here: Schedule Appointment You can find out more by clicking on the Testimonials and Private Coaching tabs to the right in the sidebar or at the menu at the top.



Don’t forget to get yours:  Quilting Arts TV has the new 1500 Series available for download-  YES this is the one I am in (squee!!) Click HERE to get yours.


Susan and I on set

My Pinterest: You can take a look at my pins, which are organized on different “boards” HERE.

About RoxaneRoxane-Web-Images-007

Roxane is a full time studio textile artist, teacher, and author, with two girls, who are both growing up too fast!  She recently appeared on Quilting Arts TV, and has been accepted to teach in Houston.  She is also a BERNINA ambassador. Her work is in several private collections and she loves doing custom commissions.  For more info go to

Permission to duplicate: You certainly can use this blog, just be sure to credit me and include this link, Roxane Lessa. Hey, if you like this blog, please hit the FB or Twitter icon in the top right sidebar and share with others! That’s why they are there…..:)


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