Deborah Wirsu is an Australian textile artist sharing and teaching thread sketching, textile arts and quilting.

Deborah Wirsu Textile Artist-share-inpsire-educate-Helping thread sketchers, quilters and textile artists achieve awesome results with creative ideas and easy to follow advice

I love to stitch! Layers of free machine stitch are used to build texture and detail on collaged, dyed and painted surfaces. Teaching is my passion. I help thread sketchers, quilters and textile artists achieve awesome results with creative ideas and easy-to-follow advice. Let me show you how! 

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What Students and Readers are saying…

“Your work is outstanding art. The blogs and videos you make gift so many people with inspiration as well as craft and the sharing of your thinking while creating the masterpieces truly informs people of the decisions made and artistic eye used during the process. Thank you for sharing your heart/art and soul for sewing!” (Carol – Blog post comment)

“Just received your free download ebook with my subscription. Love the easy to read and understand format. Very encouraging and interesting.” (Jan – via email)

‘This is one of the best on-line courses I’ve ever taken. The tone is just right, and everything seems to be covered, in an orderly and understandable manner. The downloads are excellent, and the lessons very straight-forward. Having listened and read through the whole course, I’m now ready to begin sewing, and am looking forward to also incorporating other fabric techniques I’m familiar with, such as dyeing and printing, into future work. Thank you, Deborah, for all the effort put in to making this course so very good.’ Alison.(Fabulous Fabric Landscapes)

‘What a wonderful course, I’m so pleased that I subscribed. Thank you for sharing your expertise and making the lessons so accessible and easy to follow.’ Ann. (Fabulous Fabric Landscapes)

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