Chris Bylsma
Craftsy Instructor

Madison, Wisconsin

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Chris retired from a career in marketing communications and advertising to pursue her artistic passions, knitting and textureplay, and enjoy a little gardening with her husband, Charlie. Instead, she is having a wonderful time teaching workshops from coast to coast and beyond for TNNA, shops, guilds, cruises and conferences and has her own line of knitting patterns. She also has designed knit garments for the American Girl clothing line and has ... Read Full Bio »

Chris's Craftsy Classes


Seaming Handknits

Don't let a beautiful sweater fall apart at the seams. Join Chris Bylsma as she teaches you the steps to stitch up any handknit seam, from cables to ribbing to cuffs. Learn the theories behind how horizontal and vertical seams work, giving you insight into the best ways to stitch them up. You’ll love discovering new ways to finish your garment that will make your sweaters stronger and more stylish than ever!

$24.99 $44.99

Upcoming Events

Nov '14 22

Nov 22, 2014 - Feb 14, 2015
If you are new to cables or addicted (like me) join me at STITCHES West in Santa Clara, CA for my STITCHES ETC. class February 22-23, 2015. Called "All Things Cabled" we will explore the basics of cables to designing your own cables, and finally designing your own aran scarf, shawl, sweater, hat or whatever you desire. Here is the link for all the details:

Chris's Projects

So Inclined
A Capella Wrap
Door County Cable
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