I can't remember a time when I wasn't making things, drawing or sewing! I've always loved learning new crafts and especially new techniques. I discovered a school for French couture dressmaking when I lived in NYC and I had to enroll! Sewing first began with making clothes for my Barbie dolls out of fabric scraps from my mom's sewing projects. First I sewed only by hand, but then after earning my Girl Scout sewing badge (my mom taught the ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since March 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Professional Family Portraits
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
The Perfect Jeans
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Creative Cabled Necklines
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Creative Quilt Backs
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Modern Buttercream
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Amazing Crochet Textures
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Know Your Wool
Pant Fitting Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Fast-Track Fitting
Authentic Italian Soups
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Complete Knife Skills
Making Leather Bags
Design Your Own Handbag
Sewing Designer Jeans
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Designing Modern Quilts
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
The Couture Dress
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Perfect Pizza at Home
Machine Quilting
Short Rows
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Sewing Studio
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Creative Serging
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
How to Teach It

3 Class Projects

Class: Sew Better, Sew Faster
with Janet Pray

Class: The Classic Tailored Shirt
with Pam Howard

Class: Hand-Embellishing Knit Fabric
with Natalie Chanin

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3 Saved Projects »