Put Down the Remote! 6 New Craftsy Classes You’re Sure To Love

Posted by on Apr 22, 2014 in Cake Decorating, Embroidery, Food & Cooking, Quilting, Sewing |


Ever have that moment where, despite having hundreds of channels, there’s nothing to watch on TV? Well say goodbye to bad television and endless channel surfing — you can return to simpler times with Craftsy! These six fantastic new classes are the perfect break from the barrage of trashy television and will fuel your creativity. Learn new wok techniques that will spice up your weeknight meals in The Art of Stir-Fry, or discover the secrets of modular quilting in Magical Blocks: Out of the Box to create gorgeous, technical quilts with ease.

What are you waiting for? Switch your screen to something better. If you sign up today, you’ll even enjoy a special, limited time discount!

Magic Blocks- Out of the Box

Magical Blocks: Out of the Box

Transform simple pieced units into complex-looking blocks and captivating quilts! Only you will know how easy they were to construct. Alongside beloved quilting instructor Kimberly Einmo, you’ll breeze through pieced units like half-square triangles, double rectangles, triple triangles, quad-triangles, Flying Geese, Tri-Recs, square-in-a-squares and diamonds. Then, use those units to create more than 24 blocks, including Spinning Star blocks, Churn Dash, Ohio Star, Double Pinwheel, Lone Star and more! Break down intricate blocks into easy, manageable units—so you can piece quilts that look incredibly complex but were a joy to make!

Sign up for Magical Blocks: Out of the Box for 25% off!

Creative Ways With Whole Grains

Creative Ways With Whole Grains

Serve nutritious whole grain meals your whole family will love! Join Cooking Light executive chef Anna Bullett, for a FREE mini-class that makes healthy recipes accessible, flavorful and fun! Impress your guests with meals that are as delicious as they are nutritious, when you make make wheat berry salad packed with golden raisins and goat cheese, wild rice stuffing full of dried cherries and pecans, creamy quinoa breakfast cereal and much more. Begin a healthier lifestyle today!

Join Creative Ways With Whole Grains today — for FREE!

The Art of Stir-Frying

The Art of Stir-Fry

Join James Beard award-winner and “Wok Guru” Grace Young, and sizzle your way to stir-fry success. Learn how to wield a wok for delicious, restaurant-quality meals in minutes. You’ll begin with a scrumptious vegetable stir-fry that showcases fresh ingredients. Then, with Grace’s expert tips, you’ll master fried rice, kung pao chicken with a classic marinade, and perfectly seared flank steak. Harness high heat and time-honored techniques for healthy and satisfying meals you’ll come back to time and time again.

Enjoy a 25% discount on The Art of Stir-Fry by signing up today!

Stitch It With Wool- Crewel Embroidery

Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery

Build on basic stitches to create exquisite crewel embroidery blossoms with color and texture! Beginning with basics that work wonderfully as outlines, text and borders, expert embroiderer Kristin Nicholas will guide you through 25 beautiful stitches. Plus, bring two free pillow patterns to life with instruction on steaming and finishing your embroidery. Discover inspiring design ideas that will leave you eager to embroider everything from gifts to decor with the lavish look of crewel embroidery!

Save 17% by signing up for Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery right now!

All-Star Cakes

All-Star Cakes

Be the MVP at your next event—learn to create amazing sports cakes alongside sought-after cake artist Mike McCarey. You’ll discover how to create a realistic football cake with a valuable structure you can use for any sports cake you make. Then, Mike will take you step-by-step through creating an athletic shoe design that people simply won’t believe is a delicious cake (that is, until they taste it). Plus, Mike will give you valuable instructions on how you can use the structures from class to create cakes for different sports and tennis shoe styles!

Sign up right away for All-Star Cakes to receive 25% off!

Sewing Custom Roman Shades

Sewing Custom Roman Shades

Sew decorator quality, lined Roman shades that are deceptively simple and always impressive! Achieve a perfectly tailored fit, create the illusion of larger windows, always choose the right fabric for your room and much more with expert instruction from drapery and home decorating expert Susan Woodcock. In this class, you’ll confidently create a stylish flat shade, a washable stationary shade and a structured dowel pocket variation of the Roman shade. Instantly upgrade any room with decorator quality, lined shades you can proudly say you sewed yourself!

Join Sewing Custom Roman Shades today and enjoy a 17% off discount!

What Craftsy class are you going to choose instead of channel surfing?