Mary Fons

Interviewed by Elizabeth Townsend Gard

Date June 2018

Mary Fons is famous.  She is the most famous.  And she's the Editor in Chief of Quiltfolk.  We got to spend time with her when she came to New Orleans for the Louisiana episode.


Here are some links to other interviews and videos:​

Her interview on The Good Life Project


Our interview will be about her vision of what this quilting world is all about.

Her interview with the Good Life Project

Her quilting life (and being famous)

Her mom (super famous quilter)

History of the American Quilt

The story of the beginning of Fons and Porter

"It's her (mom's) life" - and getting to Mary's authentic self

Talking about fabric designing

Mary on TV teaching us how to quilt on Quilty.

Just Wanna Quilt: An Immersive Research Project of Copyright

Podcast and Research Lab

Tulane University Law School

New Orleans, LA 70118

JWQ Shop and Long Army

Quilting Army Krewe, LLC

New Orleans, LA 70125

(504) 339-3857

Quilting Army Krewe, LLC

Owner, Elizabeth Townsend Gard

Editor-in-Chief, Just Wanna Series, Ricardo Gonzalez

Inventory Quilt Project, Willow Olson

Long Army, Joel Sellers

Project Director, Gigi Baay