Debbie Caffrey
Craftsy Instructor

Albuquerque, NM

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Debbie Caffrey has been teaching quilting nationwide since 1983. She's taught at events such as International Quilt Festival (Houston, Rosemont and Long Beach), Minnesota Quilters Conference, The Road to California and many more. Debbie is the self-published author of 14 books on quilting, the designer of dozens of quilt patterns and more than 250 mystery quilt patterns. She has also contributed many articles to publications such as ... Read Full Bio »

Debbie's Craftsy Classes

Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting

Join pattern designer Debbie Caffrey to discover her efficient, expert cutting techniques for both beginner and experienced quilters. Set up an ergonomic workspace and position your hands correctly to keep your ruler in place and your fingers safe. Discover speedy tips for cutting strips, four-patches, diamonds and chevrons. Use quarter, half-square and Tri-Recs rulers to quickly create perfect half and quarter-square triangles, Flying Geese, trapezoids and more. Transform squares into Delectable Mountain and split nine-patch blocks. Create perfect half-square triangles with a bias-strip pieced method. Plus, get charts you can use to adapt these units to any size project. Learn clever cutting techniques for pre-cuts and yardage and finish your next, favorite quilt sooner.

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What's New

May 27, 2014
- Feb 05, 2015
Two Friends & a Quilt Retreat - Charlotte Angotti and I are hosting a retreat in Myrtle Beach, February 5-8, 2015. More details as they come available. Email us at to be put on a list for more information and/or follow us on Facebook at

Debbie's Projects

Delectable Mountain Block (in progress)
Cutting with Tri Recs
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