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  Debbie Oestreich

Debbie brings a wealth of sewing knowledge to Palaestra. She has taught machine basics and has created many sewing courses throughout the years. In 2015, she won 2nd Place in Runway Repurposed – Advanced, which benefited the Howell Opera House. Inspiration can come in many forms and she is always finding new ways to incorporate that inspiration into her family’s lives. Debbie has been married to Bob for 26 years and their daughters Olivia and Ariela are the light of their lives. Their dog Paizley, a shih tzu, is 5.

  Debbie Oestreich is teaching the following classes for the 2016 / Winter Session.
  • Beg Machine Sewing
  • Inspired Machine Sewing
  • Serg-ical Techniques