About the Owner, Janet Bottroff


In May of 2008, along with the support of her husband Stephen, she opened the doors of Bluebird Quilts & Gallery.    With more than 35 years experience in quilting, she is accomplished in most all forms of quilting. 


She is best known for her landscape style of watercolor quilts, where 2” floral squares of fabric are re-sewn to create a “painted” landscape scene.   A recipient of numerous awards, including her quilt, Oriental Theme (shown above),
being hung in the governor’s office in Sacramento, California.   Janet is referred to as the "Bluebird."  She shares her happy positive outlook on life.  Her “Tweet-Tweet-Tweet” signature greeting brings a smile to one and all.  Her enthusiasm can be infectious; she thrills in sharing her love of quilting with others, and in designing patterns and projects.  

She is available for Guild lectures and workshops.  Contact the store for further information on her schedule and fees. Janet@bluebirdquilts.com.