Debbie Bates and Liz Kettle
Debbie Bates creates, teaches and designs using fabrics, fibers and mixed media. She is a regular contributor to Quilter's Home and A Needle Pulling Thread, an educator for sewing machine companies and a frequent teacher at local and National Conferences in the U. S. and Canada. www.goddesswithindesigns.com
Liz Kettle is a fabric and mixed media artist with a passion for teaching others the joy of making art and enjoying the creative process. When she isn’t creating visual art, Liz writes about creativity and the creative process. Her articles are found regularly in Quilter’s Home Magazine.
Liz’s eclectic work is influenced by her beautiful surroundings, the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, and her love of vintage textiles and history. She incorporates layers and found objects to tell stories of the land and people. When she isn’t creating visual art, Liz writes about creativity and the creative process. She is the founder of Textile Evolution, a unique retreat (www.textileevolution.com).
Liz lives in Colorado with her very supportive husband and three amazing sons who are just beginning their own journeys.