Carleyknits

Greensboro, NC

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:

Cook More, Weigh Less
Cooking for Two
Metalsmithing at Home
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
The Classic Tailored Shirt
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Draw Better Portraits
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Cooking Mistakes
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Complete Knife Skills
Amazing Crochet Textures
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Explorations In Cables
Improve Your Knitting
Sewing on the Edge
Knit Lab: In the Round
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sew the Perfect Fit
Entrelac Knitting
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Rigid Heddle Weaving
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
Basic Fondant Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sewing With Knits
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Beginner Serging
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Design Your Own Handbag
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Creative Cabled Necklines
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sewing Texture
Artisan Bread Making
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Spindling
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Filigree Jewelry: With a Twist!
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Felted Cloche Hat