Kim Schaefer's fabric collections feature her whimsical contemporary folk art designs. She began sewing at an early age and was quilting seriously by the late 1980’s. In 1986 Kim founded Little Quilt Company, a pattern company focused on designing a variety of small fun to make projects. In addition to designing quilt patterns, Kim is a bestselling author. She lives in Southeastern Wisconsin with her husband Gary and their dog Boone.