When I was 12 yrs old, I had to do a project of my choice for Vacation Bible School. Since my mother and sister knew how to sew, and sewing machine, fabric, and notions were always available in our house, I decided to make a pair of pants. I reasoned to myself, if I need help I can ask my mom or my sister. I made the pants (bell bottom style, faced waistline, and a back zipper) and to my surprise I did not need any help. I read and ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since February 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Getting Started With Upholstery
How to Draw
Drawing Fashion Flats
Patternmaking Classics: The Wrap Dress
Mix & Match Clutch Bag Techniques
Artistic Digitizing: From Inspiration to Stitch
How to Start a Machine Embroidery Business
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
Plus-Size Pant Fitting
Basics of Digital Photography
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Product Photography at Home
Sewing With Knits
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Draw Better Portraits
Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Pant Construction Techniques
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Sewing With Silks
Sewing on the Edge
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Sewing Studio
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Sewing on the Bias
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Spectacular Stamping
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Stitch & Slash
Jewelry Workshop
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Designing Details: Pockets
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Amazing Crochet Textures
Flawless Finishing
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Complete Knife Skills
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Professional Family Portraits
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Short Rows
Underneath It All
Decorative Seams
Knit Lab
Knit Lab: In the Round
Stupendous Stitching
Creative Cabled Necklines
Hats Four Ways
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Ins & Outs of Grafting
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Machine Embroidered Classics
Sewing Custom Valances
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Design Your Own Handbag
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Perfect Pizza at Home
Know Your Wool
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sewing Fashion Knits
Shoot It!
Fashion Draping
Sew the Perfect Fit
Beginner Serging
Mastering Zipper Techniques
The Couture Dress
Creative Serging
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Making Leather Bags
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Micro Torch Basics
Paper Arts
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
How to Teach It
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Fast-Track Fitting
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Fabric Know-How
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Project Upcycle
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Creative Quilt Backs
Cooking Mistakes
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Classic Table Linens
Sewing Knits That Fit
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Transform Your Garden Design
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers