Judi Madsen


Judi is an award-winning quilter, author, and instructor. She has traveled the world teaching to bring the joy of quilting to others throughout the USA, Canada, Australia and Norway.  She started her own pattern line when she was 25 and has self-published over 50 different designs for her company Green Fairy Quilts.  Her first book, Quilting Wide Open Spaces, was published by AQS in 2013. Her second book, Secondary Designs with Judi Madsen, was published December 2016. She has three online classes out with iquilt.com called “Quilting Makes a Difference” and “Fabulous Background Quilting for Applique” and “Progressive Detail Quilting.” She loves being able to share her passion about quilting with others in the hopes that they will be inspired on their own quilting journey.   

Judi is married to her high school sweetheart, Clint and they have four children. They live in beautiful Saint George, Utah. Together, they own www.greenfairyquilts.com, an online business that started by selling Judi’s patterns, but has expanded to fabric and notions as well.  Judi also started her own online presence, www.judimadsen.com in April 2017.