Carleyknits

Greensboro, NC

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I started crafting when I was very small by making dresses for my Strawberry Shortcake dolls out of gum wrappers and construction paper. I was a crafty kid, then in my teens I didn't really want to make anything. In my early twenties, my fiance's family sponsored a Finnish exchange student who taught me the basics of knitting, then another friend showed me how to use a sewing machine, my mom and I took a basic beading class at Michaels...and I ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Amazing Crochet Textures
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Sewing on the Edge
Explorations In Cables
Knit Lab: In the Round
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Complete Knife Skills
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Improve Your Knitting
Entrelac Knitting
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Basic Fondant Techniques
Artisan Bread Making
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Sew the Perfect Fit
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Design Your Own Handbag
Sewing Texture
Spindling
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Perfect Pizza at Home
Creative Cabled Necklines
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Micro Torch Basics
Know Your Wool
Brilliant Knit Beads
Short Rows
Shoot It!
Shuttle Tatting
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Wee Ones
Knit Sock Workshop
Hats Four Ways
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Jewelry Workshop
Sewing With Knits
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Beginner Serging

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Felted Cloche Hat