Toby Lischko has been quilting since 1985 and teaching quilting classes/workshops since 1995. Toby has her Bachelor’s Degree in Special Education and Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology and is a state certified Special Education Teacher and School Psychological Examiner. Toby retired from education in 2007.
Toby considers herself a traditional quilter who loves working with traditional quilt blocks. Her quilting specialties include foundation piecing, miniature quilts, using mirrors to enhance fabric designs, Mariner’s Compass, eight point stars, lone star, and sewing curves. She designs her own quilts and has her own line of patterns and templates under the name of Gateway Quilts & Stuff, Inc. Toby has done commissioned work and her quilts have been published in multiple magazines and books.
More information regarding her patterns, workshops and fee schedule are posted on Toby's website www.gatewayquiltsnstuff.com.