Elliott’s writing career started in 2003.

In 2008, her book was published. Nestled in the Blue Ridge Mountains tells captivating and intriguing stories of Virginia history, culture, traditions, and everyday living common to all mountain families between 1700 and 1900.

From 2003 to 2006, she participated in a writer’s critique group, Chics with Bics, where she excelled in proofreading.

Between 2003 to 2016, Elliott designed and published quilting patterns. She wrote detailed instructions, easy enough for beginners. 

From 2006 to 2018, Elliott worked part-time as a freelance writer and photographer.

In 2019 and 2020, she took General Proofreading:Theory and Practice™.

She has been referred to as a wordsmith and loves helping people through her polished and developed proofreading skills.

In her spare time, she enjoys blacksmithing, home canning, interacting with and cooking for her guests at Barn Quilt Bed and Breakfast