Donna Dewberry Show, The

In The Donna Dewberry Show, “One Stroke” creator Donna Dewberry introduces easy-to-learn "One Stitch" techniques for sewing, quilting and decorating a variety of fabrics. Donna combines these two skills into one project: she decorates rooms, creates must-have gifts, designs scrapbooking treasures and provides festive entertaining ideas. Begin with a "One Stroke" painting lesson and segue into Donna's new studio for a "One Stitch" session about sewing techniques. Donna also shares tips for using the latest crafting, painting and sewing tools and products.

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Donna Dewberry

Donna Dewberry

Donna Dewberry is a native Floridian, wife, and fantastic self-taught painter. She is the mother of seven children and also has seven grandchildren. She is the innovative creator of the "One Stroke Painting" technique.

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Altered Denim

Episode #102 · Donna changes the look of jeans and a denim shirt by painting the clothes, then adding fabric trim.

Welcome Home

Episode #103 · Donna paints a wooden outdoor sign, then shows how to make a colorful flag for indoors or out.

Room Updates

Episode #104 · Donna paints a floral design on a tray, then creates a double-sided pillow that lets you change the look of your decor by simply flipping the pillow.

Pond Party

Episode #105 · Donna paints a frog border perfect for decorating a child's room, then shows how to stretch and embellish her "Art to Sew" panels to make great wall art.

Country Chic

Episode #106 · Donna shows how to create one-of-a-kind art from an old window, then puts together a crazy patch quilt square that you can use to make a placemat and a variety of other projects.


Episode #107 · Donna paints beach scenes on canvas, then shows how to create a landscape-quilted wall hanging that complements the paintings.

Bbq Time

Episode #108 · Donna paints decorative accessories to spruce up your outdoor grilling and dining area, then shows how to make an apron that any cook would want to wear indoors or out.

More Than A Scrapbook

Episode #109 · Donna shows how to create painted scrapbook pages, then uses fabric to personalize a scrapbook cover.

Elegant Table

Episode #110 · Donna shows how to paint elegant tableware for a formal dinner, then makes a beautiful but easy table runner and napkins.

Cozy & Warm

Episode #111 · Donna paints a rug for a family or child's room, then uses fleece to make a fun no-sew throw and pillow.

Beautifully Organized

Episode #112 · Donna paints her signature roses on graduated trunks that can help organize a home office, then shows how to make a matching memo board.

Painted Tote

Episode #113 · Donna paints on fabric to achieve a watercolor look, then uses the painted fabric to make a beautiful and practical tote.

Bright & Bold Flowers

Episode #201 · Donna teaches the basic strokes to create nine different bright and bold flowers, then paints these designs on black fabric and shows how to stitch them into a quilt. Tip: Painting on dark surfaces.

Sunflower Bowl

Episode #202 · In one of the most outstanding projects of the season, Donna turns a plain wooden bowl into an exceptional piece of decorative artwork accented with bright yellow sunflowers and lime leaves, then paints fabric wall hangings of single sunflowers. Tip: Using tools to create texture.

Bed of Tulips

Episode #203 · Donna creates a heavily textured canvas filled with lovely red and yellow spring tulips; she uses this same theme to decorate an apron. Tip: Refinishing an old cabinet door.

Botanical Clock

Episode #204 · Donna turns an old wooden clock into the perfect room accent, using textured white paint and bright green fern designs, then shows how to complete your room setting by painting a matching lampshade and base. Tip: Protecting your artwork when you take it outside.

Bigger Than Life

Episode #205 · Donna paints a Tuscan floral design on an oversized canvas, then applies rich, warm reds, golds and greens to the canvas with a brush and palette knife. Donna also creates elegant table linens. Tip: Personalizing your walls with words.

Canvas On Canvas

Episode #206 · Donna layers her canvas to create a 3-D seascape painting, and then demonstrates how to make your own floor cloth with a fabric boarder. Tip: Using various wood sealers.

Sugar & Spice

Episode #207 · Working with blue, pink and yellow, Donna turns plain wooden containers into perfect decorative accents for a youthful room or office, and then stitches up a fun quilt with a pond party theme. Tip: Painting fashion jewelry.

Natural Style

Episode #208 · Donna creates a natural colored stylized wall hanging from a floor cloth canvas, then applique's designs on a tote bag using sewing machine stitches like a paintbrush. Tip: Using a palette knife.

Tropical Sunset

Episode #209 · Donna creates a beautiful Florida everglade sunset on canvas, and then stitches up fun, brightly colored nautical pillows. Tip: Painting palm trees on glassware.

River Birches

Episode #210 · Donna paints a forest of river birches growing by a beautiful blue stream and accents the landscape with colorful pink wildflowers, then shares techniques for painting and aging a floral serving tray. Tip: Finishing plain hardware.

Serene Scene

Episode #211 · Donna shows how to paint irises onto a black wooden room screen, and then accents it with stencils. Donna uses decorative stitches to create fun and easy crazy quilt placemats for her sewing project. Tip: Antiquing and creating distressed edges.

New England Seascape

Episode #212 · Donna paints a beautiful New England seascape complete with lighthouse and splashing waves, and then uses fabric paints to make a fun shirt, jacket and tote. Tip: Creating backgrounds for your paintings.

Poppy Fields

Episode #213 · Donna thinks and paints outside the frame as she creates a field of brightly colored red and orange poppies spilling off the canvas and onto the matting and frame, then decorates a table runner with appliques and color. Tip: Using dimensional paint to accent art work.

Pushing Daisies

Episode #301 · Learn how to paint fresh, whimsical daisies using Donna's One Stroke painting techniques. Then decorate glassware, chairs, table and floor cloth and you have the perfect setting for an afternoon party.

Lilies of the Valley

Episode #302 · Calla lilies are beautiful and fun to paint with Donna's simple to learn One Stroke techniques. Paint lilies on a canvas and then add a 3-D effect with clay and special shading.


Episode #303 · Donna teaches how to paint geraniums using small brushes and her One Stroke techniques. Then turn ordinary clay flowerpots into works of art with easy to master shading techniques.

The Days of Vine & Roses

Episode #304 · Learn to paint Donna's signature flowers, along with vines and ribbons. Then learn how to stitch-up a crazy quilt with decorative stitches.

Wild Things

Episode #305 · A field of wildflowers looks like an advanced project but with Donna's techniques, anyone can do it. Create a throw for any sofa or bed using fabrics decorated with wildflowers.

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