Atlantis, Florida, USA

Mostly out of necessity. As a young mother struggling to make ends meet I learned to sew and crochet and made clothes for my children. After returning to school and becoming a registered nurse I was able to afford crafting for relaxation and added embroidery and cross stitch to my passions. When I moved to Florida in the early nineties I discovered quilting. By that point in my career I had a demanding management position and quilting was a ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since November 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
2015 Summer Block of the Month
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Color Play for Quilters
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Stupendous Stitching
Art Quilting 101
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Playing with Curves
Stitch & Slash
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Crazy Quilts
Thread Art
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Linear Landscape Quilts
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Creative Cabled Necklines
Scrap Quilting
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Strip Your Stash
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Complete Knife Skills
The Costume Box
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Beginner Serging
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Basic Fondant Techniques
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
The Hand-Painted Cake
Micro Torch Basics
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Cooking Mistakes
Bead Embroidery
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Know Your Wool
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Amazing Crochet Textures
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Short Rows
Spectacular Stamping
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Amazing Appliqué
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops

6 Class Projects

Class: Thread Art
with Lola Jenkins

Class: Thread Art
with Lola Jenkins

Class: Crazy Quilts
with Allie Aller

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