Platypus

Houston, TX

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"Making" was like breathing in our family. Everyone "made" things. During visits at grandma's house, she would say "I will be right back!" and slip into her sewing room. I was not allowed in the room because everything was balanced precariously, like in a Jenga game. I always expected to hear a crash and have to call 9-1-1 to save her. Luckily, she would emerge, triumphant, carrying a new and exciting craft project to do with me. ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since May 2013


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Luminous Lone Star
Introduction to Bargello
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Machine Embroidered Classics
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Quick Quilted Gifts
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Beginner Serging
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sensational Square-agonals®
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Sewing Texture
Project Upcycle
Art Quilting 101
Stupendous Stitching
Continuous Line Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Flying Fat Quarters
Diamond Quilt Designs
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Simple Fresh Quilts
Playful Piecing Techniques
Machine Quilting with Templates
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Color Play for Quilters
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Machine-Finished Hand Applique
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Quickly
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Pieced Hexies
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Playing with Curves
Design It, Quilt It
Perfect Pizza at Home
Modern Buttercream
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Strip Your Stash
Precision Piecing
Designing Modern Quilts
Re-Piecing the Past
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Scrap Quilting
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Creative Quilt Backs
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Machine Quilting
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

22 Class Projects

Class: Quilting Quickly II
with Jenny Doan

Class: Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
with Elizabeth Hartman

Class: Quilting Quickly
with Jenny Doan

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