This TSIA 11 Course Library contains everything you need to take your thread sketching, thread painting, and art quilting from 'First steps' to 'Fabulous'!

What you'll learn:

How to take your first steps into the wonderful world of thread sketching.
Discover a range of techniques for stabilizing your work.
Master the art of thread painting using your own photos for inspiration.
Landscape art quilting.
Pet Portrait art quilting using a super-simple technique (that can be used for other subjects as well).
PLUS! A selection of projects that help you perfect your thread sketching and thread painting skills.

What you'll get...

Lessons delivered in digestible, bite-size pieces [video instruction and downloadable files]. 

Step-by-step instructions in easy-to-follow video format.

Downloadable PDF notes and designs to print and keep.

Online access to me if you need assistance.

24/7 – Lifetime access* Watch and review as often as you like, from the comfort of your own home.

100% [30-day] guarantee.

The included projects introduce you to basic concepts through to advanced thread painting techniques.

Unleash your creativity!

What you need...

A domestic sewing machine capable of free motion stitching.

Basic sewing supplies.

Cotton fabric. 

Stabilizer. **Details given in the course.

Low-loft batting.

Machine embroidery threads.


All requirements are fully described in the course material, and include comprehensive, downloadable PDFs. It's quite possible you have many of the necessary items in your sewing kit already!

Also required ...

A strong, stable internet connection to view the HD videos.

This bundle is currently closed for enrolment. 
Existing students retain full access to this course. Login using your personal login details. 

About Your Tutor

Deborah Wirsu is an Australian Textile Artist who has created hundreds of pieces of thread sketched and thread painted art, patterns and quilts, along with dozens of free demonstration videos.

Deborah has also written and published numerous books on all things thread sketching. These books are available now from Amazon in both Kindle and paperback formats.

Frequently Asked Questions

When do the courses start and finish?

The course starts now and never ends! It is a set of completely self-paced courses — you decide when you start and when you finish.

How long do I have access to the courses?

How does Lifetime Access* sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to these courses for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.

*Lifetime Access: You have access to all your paid classes and resources for the duration of (1) your lifetime, (2) the lifetime of me, Deborah Wirsu, (3) the lifetime of this business, Thread Sketching in Action and Deborah Wirsu Arts Academy. In the event the business is closed, every endeavour will be made to offer the material to paid students (including videos) as downloadable, for you to keep as long as you wish.

What if I'm unhappy with my purchase?

We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

What currency is this course priced in?

The cover price is available only in USD due to constant international currency fluctuations. Your bank will convert the payment to your local currency.

Why is sales tax added to my purchase?

Each country has different legally-required digital sales tax applied to courses. Teachable manages these taxes so that they reflect the legal digital sales tax laws of the country YOU reside in.

You will be able to see how much sales tax is being added before completing your purchase.

Not all countries, and not all types of digital courses, require sales tax. It will be added to your purchase only where necessary.

This bundle is not available for purchase.