Oldie but a goodie


Bought my first sewing machine in 1976 for $20, and started making my own clothes. When I started having children I started making their clothes. Once they got too old for that I went into machine embroidery. Meantime I had been crocheting and knitting since I was about 14yrs old. My first quilt was hand pieced and mainly hand quilted. After 18yrs I decided it needed to be finished by machine so that I could give it to my youngest son for ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since February 2013

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2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Amazing Crochet Textures
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Quick & Easy Quilting
Amazing Appliqué
Stabilizer Savvy
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Machine Quilting with Templates
Design It, Quilt It
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Modern Buttercream
Professional Family Portraits
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Basic Fondant Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Machine Embroidered Classics
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Stupendous Stitching
Crazy Quilts
Creative Quilt Backs
Quilting Quickly
Scrap Quilting
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Diamond Quilt Designs
Quilting Quickly II
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Creative Cabled Necklines
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Pieced Hexies
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Strip Your Stash
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sensational Square-agonals®
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Quilting
Cooking Mistakes
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing

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