Hi! I'm Melissa Averinos. 

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I'm a longarm quilter and fabric designer for Andover Fabrics. I wrote Small Stash Sewing. I illustrated The Family Doodle Book. I wrote and illustrated DIY Mason Jars and DIY Wine Corks. I am a lifelong painter. I am a Cape Codder, good listener and lover of pie. I love yoga and gardening. Let's be friends!





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Ye Olde Press Page

Well, I never thought I would be in the press, but life takes funny turns, doesn't it?

I don't have all the links ready, but I figured i oughtta get this page going so I'm just going to make a list to remind myself, ok?

For now, the links take you to the site of the publication. I will be back with links to the actual content. Baby steps.

Quilting Arts TV episode 313, ten minute segment ( I was SO nervous!)

Cloth Paper Scissors STUDIOS cover feature, Spring/Summer 2009

Fabric Trends for Quilters, Spring 2009

International Quilt Fest: Quilt Scene, premier issue Fall 2009

Cape Cod Times, November 2009


Back soon with links.