Makers Gotta Make! Teachers Gotta Teach!

We build successful, tech-proficient, virtual teachers!

The Academy is a vibrant and supportive membership community of professional quilt, craft, and art teachers. We provide our members with continual professional development support and training to improve teaching skills using virtual technology. Together we work to become more Proficient, Profitable, and Professional educators, sharing the joy of making with our students.

Virtual Teaching Masterclass

A comprehensive guide to building your virtual teaching business.

Overcome your fear of technology!
Reach a global audience!
Create a profitable, sustainable online business
teaching what you love!

2024 Masterclass Begins Feb 26

The Academy is committed to accessibility and social justice.
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FREE Workshop - Lessons available until Feb 25, 2024
Includes Live Q&A Sessions with expert, Lyric Montgomery Kinard

An overview of what it takes to get your creative courses ONLINE!

April 2024, LIVE!

Live Q&A sessions!

Does the thought of making videos for your brand immediately fill you with fear?
Are you a shop that needs to up their advertising game?
Are you a brand ambassador that needs to create better tutorials?
Are you a creator that wants to jump into creating fantastic video tutorials for social media, YouTube, or your website?

This NEW workshop is one week of very focused lessons, practical tutorials, and live coaching with expert, Lyric Montgomery Kinard.

TRADEMARK for MAKERS Working Groups

Work through this step-by-step guide with mentors as you get ready to protect your business and register your trademark. We are privileged to have Tulane Law Professor Elizabeth Townsend Gard as a guide through this process.

Certified Teachers

Hire a Trusted Professional for your Virtual Programming

Carole Lyles Shaw

Deborah Boschert

Lisa Walton

Brandy Maslowski

Our certified teachers are proven
technically proficient
offering live virtual classes.

How can
fit into your business?

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