Debbie Maddy is a fabric designer for Moda Fabrics, pattern designer for Calico Carriage and traveling teacher for guilds and quilt shops. Debbie Maddy has always loved fabric! She became a quilter in 1982, after learning to sew garments, hand embroider and do needlework as a child. By 1993, Debbie was teaching at quilt guilds and quilt shops throughout the country. In 2005, Debbie founded Calico Carriage Quilt Designs the same year she taped an episode of Simply Quilts with Alex Anderson. Today, Debbie's patterns are sold all over the world, She teaches a popular class online with Craftsy and she travels internationally to teach quilting.