Maryland & Florida

I've been crafting as far back as I can remember. I was taught how to knit and sew by my grandmother. Later on I learned crocheting, and now I do a lot of quilting for my family and friends. I've promised my husband I'd make at least one quilt for us. I've cut out the fabric for at least 2 quilts for us, but that's as far as I've gotten. Right now I'm working on a t-shirt quilt for one of my daughters and boutique items for our quilt guild show ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Start Machine Quilting
Year-Round Beauty
New Directions in Lace
Portraits in Watercolor
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Getting Started With Upholstery
Sew Confident: Essential Techniques for Beginners
Professional Slipcovering Techniques
Floor Loom Weaving
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Top Techniques to Know Before You Knit
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Sewing Notions Workshop
Designing Elegant Edible Gardens
Building a Raised-Bed Garden
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Custom Bedding: Decorative Shams & Bolsters
Custom Bedding: Designer Bedskirts
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Quick Quilted Gifts
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Creative Cabled Necklines
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Amazing Crochet Textures
Flawless Finishing
Draw Better Portraits
Short Rows
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
My First Crochet Cardigan
Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet
Joining Crochet Motifs
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Stabilizer Savvy
Improve Your Crochet
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Finishing School: Better Borders
My First Sweater
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Knit Lab
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Fast-Track Fitting
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
In the Hoop Gifts
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Designing Details: Pockets
Continuous Line Quilting
Sewing on the Edge
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Sensational Square-agonals®
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Design Your Own Handbag
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Acrylic Landscape Painting
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Drawing With Colored Pencils
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Sewing With Knits
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Linear Landscape Quilts
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Simple Fresh Quilts
Underneath It All
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Beginner Serging
Creative Quilt Backs
Machine Quilting Negative Space
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Know Your Wool
Kids Romper Revamp
Shuttle Tatting
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Tunisian Crochet
Sewing Texture
Scrap Quilting
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Sewing Studio
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Quickly
Jewelry Workshop
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Perspective in Landscape Drawing
Sewing Fashion Knits
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Strip Your Stash
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Decorative Seams
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Micro Torch Basics
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
The Costume Box
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Color Play for Quilters
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Machine Quilting with Templates
Pieced Hexies
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Brilliant Knit Beads
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Thread Art
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sewing Custom Valances
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Sewing on the Bias

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Modern Quilt Hanging
Family Tree Wall Art