Ready for a tune-up? This roundup of new Craftsy classes is the perfect way to polish up your proficiency! Give your sewing skills a boost with 30 professional techniques, or liven up your everyday chicken recipe with essential know-how to easily outdo any restaurant dish. Whether you quilt, sew or photograph, be prepared to rev your engine and zoom into challenging new projects, conquering essential skills and techniques!
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Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Get ready to tackle challenging patterns, fabrics and techniques to sew high-end garments with confidence. From sewing perfect darts, curves and corners, to installing professional facings, lapped zippers and truly invisible zippers, sewing expert Katrina Walker will be your personal guide. She will even show you how to handle, seam and hem tricky fabrics. With this class, you’ll master the 30 professional sewing techniques you need to take your sewing to the next level!
Creative Quilting With Your Walking Foot
Use your walking foot to quilt inspired designs and inviting textures for finished projects that bring handmade charm to your home. Alongside quilt designer and author Jacquie Gering, you’ll learn to quilt an eye-opening array of linear, curved and concentric motifs, as well as how to achieve additional visual interest with decorative stitches and even quilted text. With Jacquie’s tips for wrangling larger projects on a domestic sewing machine, you’ll be finishing gorgeous quilts with fresh motifs in no time.
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Learn to transform boring chicken dishes into flavorful meals the whole family will love! Join cookbook author Marge Perry, and discover how to get tender, juicy results. In this class, you’ll sear and sauce your way to a delicious chicken piccatta, and master the three-part process behind Buffalo wings. Plus, learn two ways to roast a whole chicken, including one that gets dinner on your table with only 10 minutes of hands-on cooking time. Before you know it, you’ll have the skills to confidently cook chicken to perfection every time!
Cakes in Full Bloom
Bring the beauty and balance of floral arrangements to your cakes. Learn to apply floral design concepts to your cakes and sugar flower arrangements alongside cake artist Erin Gardner. You’ll create focal flowers like the open peony, honeycomb dahlia and ranunculus. Then, bring depth to your arrangements with hellebore flowers, eucalyptus leaves and billy balls. Plus, build three bold cake designs that showcase and enhance your sugar flower arrangements!
Acrylic Painter’s Toolbox
Create acrylic works of art that amaze! Join renowned artist Rheni Tauchid as you learn more than 20 essential acrylic techniques. You’ll find out how to achieve rich textures, use mixed media, explore layering techniques and more. Start building an impressive body of work today, confidently creating art that is cutting edge, utterly beautiful and always eye-catching!
Photographing Birds in the Wild
Set yourself up for success with proven techniques for photographing birds in the wild alongside professional photographer and esteemed biologist Neil Losin. In this online class, Neil shares his expert insight into bird behavior to teach you the skills required to make the most of your time in the field. From getting great images in any weather to capturing tack-sharp shots of flying birds, you’ll learn to showcase the beauty and grace of birds in their natural habitat like never before!