Carolina Oneto is an Industrial Engineer with a Master’s degree in Business Engineering. She worked in the industry and was a university professor for more than 10 years. Carolina left Santiago, in 2010, to live in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she discovered Quilting.
In 2016 she studied “Color Interaction” at the art school of the Catholic University of Chile. This has marked the development of her work, where color and its interaction are a relevant part of each of her pieces.
Her quilts have been exhibited in many Quilt Festivals around the world, such as Quilt Week (Paducah, Lancaster, Des Moines, Daytona Beach, Grand Rapids, Virginia Beach), Quiltcon, Festival of Quilts in Birmingham, Houston Quilt Festival, European Carrefour du Patchwork, Fiberart International, Schweinfurth Art Center, Festival do Patchwork Gramado and Floripa Quilt Festival (both in Brazil). Additionally, her work has been featured at art centers and galleries in Europe, USA and Chile.
Since 2020 she has taught online quilting and color theory classes and created many on demand classes for those needing the flexibility to learn at their own pace and time. Teaching online classes grants her the enriching experience of connecting to students from many different countries. She has taught to many quilters, quilt guilds and quilt shows all around the world.
Carolina currently live in São Paulo, Brazil, where she has her own studio, from where she is constantly creating and developing her art and teaching that WE ARE ALL CREATIVE.
Carolina is a Janome Maker for Janome America and a Wonderfil thread specialist for Wonderfil Specialty Threads.