Wesley Chapel, FL

Grew up in a cold climate. My mother taught me how to crotchet and knit when I was 6 years old. Have dabbled in the both crafts for years. Upon retirement a few years ago I decided to be the best at crocheting and knitting as I could be and tackle intermediate to advanced patterns. Craftsy has definitely helped me in my goal and opened up a world of endless opportunities. I always bragged on my mother's creations; recently my mother told me I ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since May 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Clean & Simple Cake Design
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Jam & Marmalade
Getting Started With Upholstery
Essential Short Row Techniques
Cooking Essentials: All About Beef
Cooking Mistakes
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Next Steps in Intarsia
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
My First Lace Shawl
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
The Perfect Cupcake
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Secrets of Gluten-Free Baking
Machine Embroidered Classics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Spectacular Stamping
Flawless Finishing
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Transform Your Garden Design
Quick & Easy Quilting
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Classic Croissants at Home
Start Machine Quilting
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Love Your Vegetables
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
How to Teach It
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Amazing Crochet Textures
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Joining Crochet Motifs
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Knit to Flatter
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Complete Knife Skills
Knit Lab: In the Round
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Celtic Cables
Mastering Cable Design
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Explorations In Cables
Improve Your Knitting
Handknit Garment Design
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Professional Family Portraits
My First Sweater
Basic Fondant Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sweater Surgery
Seaming Handknits
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Custom Cabled Pullovers
The Fair Isle Vest
The Hand-Painted Cake
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Beginner Serging
Lace from the Inside Out
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Creative Quilt Backs
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Perfect Pizza at Home
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Modern Buttercream
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Curvy Knits
Curvy Crochet
Knit Sock Workshop
Mastering Lace Shawls
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Hats Four Ways
Fit Your Knits
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Sewing Custom Valances
Sewing Studio
Custom Yoke Sweater
Knit Lab
Mittens and Gloves Galore
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Entrelac Knitting
Micro Torch Basics
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Creative Cabled Necklines
Quilting Quickly
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Knitting With Beads
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Tunisian Crochet

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Sugar Bear Hooded Cardigan

4 Class Projects

Class: My First Sweater
with Amy Ross

Class: Mittens and Gloves Galore
with Marly Bird

Class: Mastering Lace Shawls
with Laura Nelkin

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