Deborah Borschert

Interviewed by Elizabeth Townsend Gard

Date January 2019

Our team met Deborah in Houston.  We talk to her about her life as a artist, teacher and author.







S​elf-taught artist

She believes everyone has a creative spirit

Adding hand embrodiery

list maker versus list follower

Juried shows

House quilts

Fiber Collage


12x12 International Art Quilt Challenge (2008-2012)

Strategies on teaching a workshop

Process and use of photographs



Publishing (Art Quilt Collage and Head, Heart and Hands)

Etsy shop

Selling art quilts; selling patterns


Just Wanna Quilt: An Immersive Research Project of Copyright

Podcast and Research Lab

Tulane University Law School

New Orleans, LA 70118

JWQ Shop and Long Army

Quilting Army Krewe, LLC

New Orleans, LA 70125

(504) 339-3857

Quilting Army Krewe, LLC

Owner, Elizabeth Townsend Gard

Editor-in-Chief, Just Wanna Series, Ricardo Gonzalez

Inventory Quilt Project, Willow Olson

Long Army, Joel Sellers

Project Director, Gigi Baay