Austin, Texas

I love learning. I'm originally a jewelry designer: beading, metalwork, wirework, mixed media, pmc, polymer clay--if I can wear it, I'll try to make it. I love these classes. I've been fine tuning my sewing skills a billion percent, learning to crochet and knit, buying classes for inspiration that are far too advanced for me now, but watching them gives me something to strive for. I love the creative process. It only took me my mid 30s to ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since November 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Drawing Anime Style
Inventive Ink: Colorful Mixed Media Effects
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Embroidery Software Essentials
Fabric Know-How
Modern Jacket Techniques
Bead Embroidery
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Draw Better Portraits
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Radiant Portraits in Colored Pencil
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Dimensional Machine Embroidery
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Foundations of Spinning
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Freeform Crochet
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Stabilizer Savvy
Sewing Fashion Knits
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Couture Finishing Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
In the Hoop Gifts
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Embroidering With Ribbon
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Sewing With Knits
Sewing on the Bias
Sewing With Silks
Sewing Knits That Fit
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Fast-Track Fitting
Appliqué Your Knits With Machine Embroidery
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
Beginner Serging
Kids Romper Revamp
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Machine Embroidered Appliqué
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Shuttle Tatting
Perfect Pizza at Home
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Underneath It All
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Designing Details: Pockets
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Decorative Seams
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Machine Embroidered Classics
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sewing Designer Jeans
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Creative Serging
Creative Quilt Backs
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Hats Four Ways
Sew the Perfect Fit
Tunisian Crochet
Creative Cabled Necklines
Knitting With Beads
Lace from the Inside Out
Sweetheart Shawls
Mastering Lace Shawls
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Knit Lab
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Sewing Texture
Making Leather Bags
Joining Crochet Motifs
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Sewing on the Edge
Know Your Wool
The Couture Dress
Knit Sock Workshop
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Short Rows
Fashion Draping
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
The Costume Box
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sewing Studio
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Sew Confident
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
My First Sweater
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Elements of Design Editing
Artistic Digitizing: From Inspiration to Stitch
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Drawing Facial Features
Crochet: Basics & Beyond