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About Debbie Maddy

I am a quilt designer, fabric designer, author, lecturer and international traveling teacher. I love sewing, quilt making, jewelry making, fabric dyeing, cooking and traveling to teach. I especially like meeting new people ..... Seeing old friends.

Georgia Adventure Part Two “A Scarlet Thread”

I love the name of this quilt shop. A Scarlet Thread – doesn’t that sound wonderful? The shop is in McDonough, Georgia. (Atlanta) The beautiful lady with me is Karen Taylor, she is the owner of the shop. Karen is truly a … Continue reading

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My Georgia Adventure Part One

I am on another wonderful quilting adventure. I packed my car and headed out. This little picture shows my car loaded with six suitcases of quilts for my trunk show/lecture and all my teaching supplies for three workshops. Georgia here … Continue reading

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My Tuffet Adventure

My friend Becky and I bought kits for the fabulous Tuffet stools while I was teaching at Tennessee Quilts in Jonesborough, TN this past summer. We had planned to read the directions and make them ourselves, but we saw a … Continue reading

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Four months of give aways!!

It is going to be an exciting four months here on my blog. I will have a very big announcement in April and I want to build my blog audience. To encourage people to read my blog I am going … Continue reading

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Photo Album of My 2015 Travels

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  A Photo Review of 2015  It was a very active, adventure filled and exciting year for me. I was nominated for Teacher of the year once again which was very exciting. I started my year of travels to teach and lecture in … Continue reading

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A fresh new look for a fresh new blog.

My blog has been silent for months due to heavy travel on my part. I want to start my blogging journey again so I have refreshed my blog and I am ready. I am going to give you a few hints … Continue reading

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My Craftsy class is live

I love this little button! It is for real and LIVE now. My first Craftsy class is up and running on the web. You can make three quilts. Modern Carpenter’s Star Spinning Stars Or Provence Star In seven lessons taught … Continue reading

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My Pressing Techniques for Half Square Triangles

 Since so many of my patterns are made using half square triangles, I am going to share my pressing hints for making perfect half square triangles. You Tube

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Quilting on a Cruise

A couple of weeks ago I posted that I was teaching on a quilt cruise and we were waiting for the fog to lift. I need to get back to that post so you can see what it is like … Continue reading

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Fat Tuesday

Today is Fat Tuesday…..that means lots of your favorite quilt shops will have fat quarters of fabric on SALE. You really must stock up and start making great quilts! My Carpenter’s Star pattern is perfect! Just look at what you … Continue reading

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