Melinda Bula
AQS QuiltWeek Instructor

Melinda Bula is an award-winning quilt artist, instructor, and author. She lives in California and has been sewing and painting since she was a young girl. Her Fabulous Fusible Flowers quilts are unique as she uses fabric and thread to create beautifully artistic quilts that have the wonderful look of paintings. She has been lecturing and teaching, both in the United States and internationally, since 2005. Her quilts have been featured in numerous magazines, museums (Shelburne, The National Quilt Museum) and galleries. Melinda has written two books on her Fabulous Fusible Flowers technique: Cutting Garden Quilts and Candy Cane Lane, both published by the Martingale Company. She has also partnered with the American Quilter’s Society to produce two instructional videos for their online class site, Learn more at