Happy Bristol

Bristol in South-West England

My mother and sister were both excellent knitters, I decided at a very early age I couldn't be as good as them and so taught myself to crochet.Since that time I taught myself to make clothes ( hating sewing lessons at school because it was too slow!) I love fabric and wool and through the years dabbled in so many different aspects of crafting with fabric. I retired in 2012 and set myself the goal of learning to patchwork and quilt. As always ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since May 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Beginner Serging
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
Thread Art
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
Creative Longarm Quilting
Quick & Easy Quilting
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Amazing Appliqué
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Playful Textures for Easy Appliqué Quilts
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Freeform Crochet
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Start Machine Quilting
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Amazing Crochet Textures
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Tunisian Crochet
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
The Twisted Irish Chain
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Stitch & Slash
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Machine Quilting
Strip Your Stash
Quilting Quickly II
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Creative Quilt Backs
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Know Your Wool
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Art Quilting 101
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Linear Landscape Quilts
Stupendous Stitching
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Quilting Quickly
Bead Embroidery
Fusible Appliqué Secrets
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Crazy Quilts
Scrap Quilting
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery

6 Class Projects

Class: Freeform Crochet
with Myra Wood

Class: Stupendous Stitching
with Carol Ann Waugh

Class: Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
with Jessica Marquez

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