Camelia is an award winning quilter, freelance photographer, author and blacksmith artisan. She's received numerous awards at quilt shows in Virginia, Texas and Kentucky. Her quilts have been featured in National Quilting Museum and American Quilter’s Society Quilt Show of Paducah, Kentucky (attended by 30,000, featuring quilts from eleven countries and forty-five states). She won a blue ribbon at Mid-Atlantic Quilt Festival in Hampton, Virginia, attended by approximately 10,000. She enjoys designing and publishing quilt patterns, sharing her knowledge of quilting through teaching and hosting quilt retreats. She also offers quilting classes, lectures and retreats.