About the Author
At Anne's own admission, she knew little about the needle! Yet she was considered a highly successful businesswoman, and pioneer in quiltmaking. We can admire her work today, and be totally amazed by the patterns created by those tiny squares. I know Ann Orr would be impressed with the innovative way we can recreate her charming cross-stitch designs. Read more about the life of Anne Orr in Soft Covers for Hard Times, by Merikay Waldvogel, Rutledge Hill Press, 1990.