Award winning quilter, teacher, designer and quilt shop owner Lisa Bongean has loved quilting since she began in 1996.
has won several local awards, and has had the privilege of showing quilts in Paducah, KY in 2000 & 2002.
primary focus is to spread her
love of quilting and the pride of accomplishment for working hard & trying new techniques.
enjoys each and every step in the quilt making process; hand applique and wool appliqué are her
Lisa is a well-rounded quilter, and experienced teacher and the owner of Primitive Gatherings, a quilt shop that opened May 2004 in Menasha, WI.
shop features her
line of hand dyed wools, reproduction and designer fabrics that carry the same warm feeling of the shop.
Lisa wants to share as many skills as possible with her
students and quilting friends; pinning, piecing, trimming, perfect points, time savers, etc. "The feeling is indescribable when I've inspired a quilter with one of my designs and it overwhelms me to see their finished projects.