Deborah Fell is a professional member of the Studio Art Quilt Associates, and Art Quilt Network. Deborah's art focuses on abstract, organic shapes while using surface treatments such as dyeing and painting fabric, photography and reclaimed materials. She teaches at-risk high school students in public high schools as well as at various art workshops at national symposiums including Quilt Surface Design Symposium, Quilting by the Lake and Art Quilt Tahoe. Deborah earned a Master's from Northern Illinois University as well as performed graduate work at University of Illinois, University of New Hampshire and a fellowship at Northwestern University. Deborah has been an Artist-in-Residence at the Mendocino Arts Center, at the Nantucket School of Design and Arts and at the Vermont Studio Center.