Gina Perkes-Tidwell – The Copper Needle
Gina Perkes-Tidwell is an internationally award-winning quilter. In 2015, she received the Best Longarm Machine Workmanship award at the AQS Paducah show. Her quilt Nostalgia is now part of the American Quilter's Society collection displayed at the National Quilt Museum in Kentucky.
Gina has been quilting for nearly two decades and has developed many tools for machine quilters and a thread line with Superior Threads. She also proudly represents BERNINA as an ambassador. She has appeared on several quilting shows and is the author of Mastering the Art of Longarm Quilting published by C&T. She operates her shop, The Copper Needle, Innova® dealership and training center in Payson, Arizona. www.thecopperneedle.com