Deb D

Birmingham, AL

I picked up a few basics in sewing and embroidery from my mother growing up. She was (and is) a master seamstress who can sew pretty much anything. My primary interest when I was younger was embroidery and hand needlework. Over the years I delved into various different crafts - pottery, ceramics, jewelry-making, etc. Eventually life intervened and I put crafting aside. In November of 2012 my husband, who obviously knows me much better than I ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since November 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
The Artful T-Shirt
How to Start a Machine Embroidery Business
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
Smart Editing Techniques for Machine Embroidery Designs
The Machine Embroidered Sweater
Editing Essentials: Professional Lettering Techniques
Goldwork Embroidery
In the Hoop Gifts
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Hoop Savvy
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Editing Essentials: Splitting & Aligning Designs
Artistic Digitizing: From Inspiration to Stitch
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Elements of Design Editing
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Stabilizer Savvy
Embroidery Software Essentials
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
2015 Summer Block of the Month
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Finishing School: Better Borders
Amazing Appliqué
Paper-Pieced Stars
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
The Classic Double Wedding Ring
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Luminous Lone Star
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Flying Fat Quarters
The Twisted Irish Chain
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Introduction to Bargello
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Sensational Square-agonals®
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Creative Longarm Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Machine Quilting Negative Space
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Continuous Line Quilting
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Linear Landscape Quilts
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Strip Your Stash
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Playing with Curves
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Design Your Own Handbag
Stitch & Slash
Sewing With Knits
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Diamond Quilt Designs
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Machine Quilting with Templates
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Art Quilting 101
Designing Modern Quilts
Precision Piecing
Quilting Quickly II
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Design It, Quilt It
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Quilting Quickly
Thread Art
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Decorative Seams
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sewing Custom Valances
Sewing Texture
Machine Quilting
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
The Costume Box
Stupendous Stitching
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sew the Perfect Fit
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Stunning Circle Quilt
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Four Simple Fabrics, One Amazing Quilt
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Quick Quilted Gifts
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Underneath It All

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

17 Class Projects

Class: Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
with Cristy Fincher

Class: Playing with Curves
with Ann Petersen

Class: Quilting Quickly
with Jenny Doan

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