Since the very beginning of Embroider Buddy® I have consistently enjoyed a feeling of enthusiasm and inspiration from my dear friend Deborah Jones.
Deborah is a second-generation professional embroiderer and a celebrated expert in computerized embroidery. Her knowledge, expertise and passion for embroidery is unmatched. She shares frequently through writing for publications such as Stitches Magazine, she is a popular instructor on Craftsy and has shared some special tutorials with our Embroider Buddy® community. She is a wonderful teacher and mentor and she has created a hands-on learning experience for embroiderers called Club Ed that she takes on the road across North America.
We are thrilled that Deborah’s Club Ed workshops include an Embroider Buddy® stuffed animal for each participant. This gave everyone the chance to master the techniques of how to embroider a buddy guided by Deborah. At the conclusion of the program, these are donated to local charities.
“At Club Ed, completed Embroider Buddy® stuffed animals are donated to a charity that makes sure they go to a child that can really use a Nap Buddy. Thanks to all the ladies who participate at Club Ed events around the country and around the world – and to these ladies at Charlotte Sewing Center, Port Charlotte, Florida.” – Deborah Jones
Interested in attending or bringing Deborah Jones’ Club Ed to your community? Check out her website for information.
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