Mississippi Outstanding Quilter - Mary Cain

Mary Cain was honored at the Fall 2018 Gathering in Corinth as one of the ten Mississippi’s Outstanding Quilters. Mary has been quilting for more than 45 years. She made blue jean quilts for all her family in college. She specializes in scrappy, yo yo and string quilts. She sews mostly by hand these days. Mary is also an original member of the Needle Chasers guild where she has been recognized as a STAR quilter. She worked as a Nurse Anesthetist for many years and continued as a volunteer for many years after retirement. She both hand and machine pieces using 100% cotton.

Terry Turnage