My mother taught me to sew when I was about 8 years old, and I've been sewing costumes and clothes ever since. She also taught me to crochet, though I don't do it very often. I taught myself how to knit when I was in college and have recently picked it back up. I also learned how to bake at a young age and enjoy producing batches of perfect cookies for my coworkers. So basically, anything handicraft or domestic I either know how to do or ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
Next Steps in Crochet
Next Steps in Shuttle Tatting
Spinning Art Yarns
Fabric Know-How
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Cooking Mistakes
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Flawless Finishing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Transform Your Garden Design
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Spectacular Stamping
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sewing on the Edge
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
My First Crochet Cardigan
Simply Stunning Scarves
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Improve Your Crochet
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Joining Crochet Motifs
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Cooking Essentials: All About Pork
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Amazing Crochet Textures
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Sweater Surgery
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Foundations of Spinning
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Wee Ones
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Making Leather Bags
Sewing With Silks
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Shoot It!
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Seaming Handknits
Pant Construction Techniques
Handknit Garment Design
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Improve Your Knitting
Foundations of Double Knitting
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Celtic Cables
Pant Fitting Techniques
Short Rows
Modern Buttercream
Designing Modern Quilts
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Lace from the Inside Out
Curvy Crochet
New Directions in Lace
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Design Your Own Handbag
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Metalsmithing at Home
Shuttle Tatting
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Curvy Knits
The Fair Isle Vest
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Knitting With Beads
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Knit to Flatter
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Sewing Fashion Knits
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Creative Serging
Sewing With Knits
Jewelry Workshop
Classic Croissants at Home
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Sweetheart Shawls
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Artisan Cheese Making
Jam & Marmalade
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop
Scrap Quilting
Hats Four Ways
Knit Lab
Creative Cabled Necklines
Beginner Serging
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Micro Torch Basics
Know Your Wool
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Tunisian Crochet
Lace Shawl Design
Artisan Bread Making
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Fit Your Knits
The Hand-Painted Cake
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
My First Seamless Sweater
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
The Shaker Nightstand
Woodworking Essentials: Benches & Boxes
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
My First Lace Shawl

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

13 Class Projects

Class: Sewing With Knits
with Meg McElwee

Class: Rigid Heddle Weaving
with Angela Tong

Class: Sewing With Knits
with Meg McElwee

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