Angie Sagha - Director - Owner

My name is Angie Sagha. I am a born and raised Decatur native. 

My vision for A. C.E. is to give a space for personal growth, creativity, ideas and community. We hope to provide a diverse place of learning to connect wisdom, experience, talent, energy and the customer. My dream is to help people unlock their creative potential promoting lifelong learning through a warm and vibrant environment.

Our Instructors

We love building projects for you and with you!

Our Newest Instructors

Lisa Frazee

Mandala Dot Painting

I started a paint party business a few years ago, and hosted quite a few classes. I work with stenciling, painting, graphic design, woodworking, and a host of other creative endeavors.

Caitie O'Donoghue


Caitlin is brand new to Decatur and A Crafting Experience. She currently is the costume shop manager at Millikin University, where she also teaches costume construction. She has an M.F.A. in costume design from Illinois State University and a B.S. in Theater and Apparel Design from Central Michigan.

Sharon Jack


I started quilting in 1987,  a machine quilting business in 1999 and started teaching quilt classes in 2001. I teach all types of machine piecing classes. My favorite type of making quilts is paper piecing the blocks. I teach beginner to intermediate classes. I am a member of the American Quilter’s Society (AQS) and 2 local area guilds. I take classes to improve my skills yearly.

Jennifer Fisher


Debi Frankovich 


Michelle Holsapple

 Art is Therapy

Erin Janvrin

 Knitting - Machine repair

Pam Larrick

Paper Craft & 

Paint w/Unicorn SPiT

Cindy Thomas

Marbling Silk

Scarlett Wells

Sewing - Quilting

Brenda Bunch

Fiber Art

Rose Adams

Continental Knitting 

Lea Cameron

Abstract Art

Carla Marietta Stewart


Kelly Vetter

Mixed Media Art