Lynne Edwards is an internationally-known quilt designer, teacher and author. She presents exhibits, classes and lectures all over the world. Lynne has written several books and writes regularly for UK quilt magazines. She has won numerous honors including the International Quilt Association Jewel Pearce Patterson Scholarship, an Honorary Lifetime Achievement Award by The Quilters Guild of the British Isles and, the prestigious Amy Emms Memorial Trophy at the annual British National Quilt Show, Quilts UK. She was awarded an MBE in the New Years Honours list in 2008 for services to Arts and Crafts.