Jane Sassaman is a quilt artist and fabric designer. Her art quilts have been shown in many national and international exhibits, including Quilt National 1989 through 2005 and Contemporary American Quilts, the first major exhibit of American art quilts in England. Her quilt “Willow” was named as one of the 100 Best American Quilts of the Century. She is the author of The Quilted Garden. She lives in Harvard, Illinois. - (Independent Publishing Group)