Here you’ll find websites of CE partners, companies & individuals we’ve done business with, or organizations that provide a product or service we think might be of interest to you. Enjoy!


Lisa’s Links is a compilation of sites we enjoy or have worked with over the years…enjoy! Professional web design and hosting services to ecommerce, consulting, marketing, and social media services.  Kate Logan Newbill and 2FishWeb Design specialize in personal sites for artists and ecommerce sites for small businesses.

Adinkra Symbols of West Africa: A great online reference of adinkra symbols and their meanings.

Black Threads: Kyra Hicks, author of Black Threads & quilting scholar

The Couture Hand: Website of custom dressmaker and sewing educator, Vandarra Robbins, based in Orange, NJ

Elna: Elna sewing machines for every creative style and budget. I love my 7200 for heavy-duty fabrics like bogolan, kuba raffia fabrics, burlap, leather & more!

Empire Quilt Guild: The guild has grown over the years to a membership of women, men and children from the greater New York tri-state area who love to quilt. We love their bi-annual quilt show, held at FIT in NYC.

Free Rice: Answer questions on a variety of topics and for each correct answer, rice is donated through the UN World Food Program to help end hunger.

Harlem Needle Arts (HNA) is a cultural arts institute designed to preserve and promote fiber and needle artisans in the African Diaspora and through said artisans introduce the crafts of quilting, knitting, crocheting, spinning, fiber fusion and construction to the Harlem community to improve the quality of life for children and adults.

Herb Way Photography: Expert portraits, headshots and artistic photography.

The Hunger Site: Each time you click on the icon, this site donates food to a fight world hunger through its sponsors.

Jackie’s on the Reef: A Negril, Jamaica sanctuary offering a peaceful and supportive environment. Great food, the perfect getaway. The Official Spaaah of Cultured Expressions! Contact us to arrange a customized creative spa event for your group of 6 or more.

Marcus Fabrics: A great variety of quality cotton fabrics for quilting & crafts. Fabric & Quilt galleries, free tips, free projects, more.

Novica: Novica is a unique source of home decor accessories from artists around the world, including art from Ghana like djembe drums, jewelry, carved stools, statues, metal work, masks and Kente cloth. Information about sewing trends and links to other sewing-related sites.

Yara African Fabrics: You’ll find owner Moctar yara at most of the major quilt expos around the US. Chck the website for show schedule.