"Since 1979, I have been teaching quilters of all levels from beginners to those looking to challenge themselves with new techniques and skills." Cyndi loves teaching and tackles the challenges her students present her with to come up with new and innovative lectures and classes.
Cedar Ridge Quilting is a one-woman operation dedicated to quilting education and the long arm finishing of your treasured quilt tops. Award Winning long arm quilter, Cyndi McChesney, works with each quilt maker to enhance the quilt top with the quilting designs.
Cyndi lives in Canon City, CO and is a quilt teacher, lecturer and presenter at First Stitches Quilt Shop in Canon City and guilds throughout Colorado and the US.
Cyndi was a long-arm quilter for Quilts of Valor for seven years and donates quilts to victims of natural disasters around the U.S. As an NQA Certified Teacher, she coordinated the CT Block of the Month program 2014, creating a 12-month quilt titled "Galaxy".
In 2011, Cyndi achieved the distinguished title of National Quilt Association Certified Teacher and in 2015 was presented the NQA Certified Teacher of the Year. She has won awards for her quilts in the Hoffman Challenge (2010), the Hoffman Challenge Traveling exhibits (2011-13), the Colorado State Fair (2009-2016), the 2013 NQA Annual Show, Quilt Colorado (2014) and in 2012 was one of three Invitational Exhibitors at Interquilt 2012 in Girona, Spain.
You’ve spent a great deal of time, added love and lots of energy and created a beautiful quilt top. Now you want the finishing touch of striking machine quilting to complete your efforts.
I am pleased to offer machine quilting with the added design capabilities of the renowned Statler Stitcher on my Gammill Optimum. With over 1500 designs to choose from, beginning with simple edge to edge overall designs to custom quilting including combinations of block and border patterns, your quilt will be enhanced and finished to meet and exceed your expectations.
Ready to have your top quilted? Take a look at our services, fill out an order form or contact us and you're on your way!
My current turn around time for long arm services is aproximately one month or less.