Florida Sewing Sew-ciety

Sewing . . . making a difference in all our lives

Meet the fabulous teachers for the 2019 Sewing Conference!  

Jan Squires

A founding member of the Florida Sewing Sew-Ciety,

Jan spends her spare time teaching at her daughter’s shop, Beyond The Stitches in Crystal River. She is certified to teach heirloom sewing, sergers and embroidery. 

Margaret Travis

Margaret Travis is the Designer in Chief of Eazy Peazy Quilts pattern company. Travis is the leader of the Davenport,Crossroad Stitchers chapter. She is an excellent teacher and regular contributor at FSS events

Patti Van Matre

Patti is our State President, Charter Member and

Certified instructor for Fit Nice Systems, Islander Sewing Systems, Louise Cutting, and a 

licensed teacher for Martha Pullen. Patti leads the Fit Nice Club for the Nature

Coast Chapter. 

Sue Spinicelli 

A charter member and Officer of FSS, Sue is a Certified Fit Nice Educator and has much to offer when pattern fitting. Sue is the most sought after educator for FSS chapters

Martha Mitchell

Martha is a charter member of FSS,

serves on the Board as Treasurer and behind the scenes for the annual conference.  

Marie Darrow

Marie is from Michigan, and travels to Florida for Conference each year. She returns once again to share her creative ideas with us. 

Edie Townsend

Edie is a Charter Member of FSS and has served on the Board for the past seven years. She enjoys sewing garments for children and gifting her special projects to friends.