Barbara62

Stuttgart, Germany

I learned to knit when I was 7 and had a bad summer flu. Obviously I must have been bored and bad-tempered so my mother desperately tried to keep me busy. She did keep me busy by teaching me how to knit and I love it since then. I also crochet, spin, weave and sew. I love to cook and bake, too.

Craftsy Member since August 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Essential Guide to Tailoring
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Essential Short Row Techniques
Cooking Mistakes
Embroidering With Ribbon
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Bead Embroidery
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
Foundations of Double Knitting
Stashbusting
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Freeform Crochet
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Shuttle Tatting
Modern Jacket Techniques
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
The Couture Dress
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Machine Embroidered Classics
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Flawless Finishing
Complete Knife Skills
Spectacular Stamping
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Transform Your Garden Design
Joining Crochet Motifs
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Sewing on the Edge
Couture Finishing Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Inside Vogue Patterns: Tracy Reese V1397
Sewing With Silks
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Amazing Crochet Textures
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
How to Teach It
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Improve Your Knitting
Explorations In Cables
Color Play for Quilters
Fast-Track Fitting
Sweater Surgery
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Modern Buttercream
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Basic Fondant Techniques
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Sewing Designer Jeans
Underneath It All
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Pant Fitting Techniques
Classic Croissants at Home
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Celtic Cables
Tunisian Crochet
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Fit Your Knits
Mittens and Gloves Galore
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Lace from the Inside Out
Creative Serging
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Beginner Serging
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Hand Quilting
Artisan Cheese Making
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Creative Cabled Necklines
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Re-Piecing the Past
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Perfect Pizza at Home
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands

24 Class Projects

Class: Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
with Jessica Marquez

Class: Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
with Jessica Marquez

Class: Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
with Jessica Marquez

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