JosieD

Chattanooga, TN

Iā??m 46 years old and have been married for 8 years to a wonderful man I met on the internet playing a game called Everquest. Before learning to craft I was heavy into computers and computer gaming. Iā??m disabled after having 3 major spinal surgeries. This has kept me home looking for ways to fill my time and take my mind off of pain. My pain doctor suggested I pick a hobby. I went to Hobby Lobby and found two kits on the discount shelf, ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since November 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Bake for Good: Kids
Thread-Painting Essentials: Photorealistic Quilts
Creative Quilting With Rulers
You Can Quilt It! Strategies for Custom Quilting
Creative Free-Motion Techniques
The Artful T-Shirt
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Simple to Stunning: Disappearing Blocks With Pre-Cuts
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Short Rows
Micro Torch Basics
Know Your Wool
Ins & Outs of Grafting
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Complete Knife Skills
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Cooking Mistakes
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Draw Better Portraits
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Spectacular Stamping
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Basic Fondant Techniques
The Hand-Painted Cake
Creative Cabled Necklines
Flawless Finishing
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Transform Your Garden Design
Amazing Crochet Textures
Next Steps in Silhouette Studio
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Connect the Blocks: Designing Custom Sashings
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Sewing Notions Workshop
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Hoop Savvy
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Serger Solutions: Troubleshooting Techniques
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Beginner Serging
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Smarter Strip Quilting
Piece Like a Pro
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Fast-Track Fitting
Couture Finishing Techniques
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Sewing Texture
Sew the Perfect Fit
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Project Upcycle
Quick & Easy Quilting
Playful Textures for Easy Appliqué Quilts
Finishing School: Better Borders
Amazing Appliqué
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
The Twisted Irish Chain
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Creative Longarm Quilting
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Introduction to Bargello
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Luminous Lone Star
Sensational Square-agonals®
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Stitch & Slash
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Playful Piecing Techniques
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting with Templates
Crazy Quilts
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Linear Landscape Quilts
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Diamond Quilt Designs
Continuous Line Quilting
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Strip Your Stash
Thread Art
Re-Piecing the Past
Modern Buttercream
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Playing with Curves
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Machine Quilting
Designing Modern Quilts
Precision Piecing
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Pieced Hexies
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Perfect Pizza at Home
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Design It, Quilt It
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Quilting Quickly
Scrap Quilting
Stupendous Stitching
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Embroidery Software Essentials
Art Quilting 101
Quilting Quickly II
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Machine Embroidered Classics
Sewing Designer Jeans
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Flying Fat Quarters

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

8 Class Projects

Class: The Twisted Irish Chain
with Amy Gibson

Class: Linear Landscape Quilts
with Gloria Loughman

Class: Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
with Leah Day

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