Debby has been a garment sewer her whole life - until the Quilt Bug bit in 1981. She retired from a career in Psychiatric Nursing in 1995 and opened her Longarm Quilting Business, 21st Century Longarm Machine Quilting. Deb is a popular teacher in quilt guilds and retreats in the many cities she and her husband Dave have lived. Her style is encouraging and laid-back. She is full of tips and tricks to make quiltmaking FUN and knowledgeable. Debby teaches piecing, Trapunto and her specialty - Machine Quilting On The Domestic Sewing Machine. Debby and Dave, himself an avid Quilt Camper, and 3 kitties live in North Carolina.