We build successful, independent, business owners!

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 virtual teaching skills. Together we work to become more Proficient, Profitable, and Professional educators, sharing the joy of making with our students.

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



You already have most of the equipment you need! Start with what you already have and what you already do. You can build your skills and offer your course, then upgrade your tools as you build your skills.


Stop trading your time for money! Reach a limitless global audience. You are no longer limited by your geographic location when you can teach via technology.


Create passive income with evergreen, on-demand course content that can run on their own. Teach live virtual workshops without wasting time on travel and hauling your supplies around.

AVT offers calendar listings of virtual classes for quilters and crafters from some of the finest instructors around.

Makers Gotta Make!

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
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