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:

Celebrate With Cookies: 19 Favorite Designs
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Exploring Chocolate Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Piece Like a Pro
Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
New Directions in Lace
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Coffee-Shop Cakes
Classic Crochet Openwork
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Clean & Simple Cake Design
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Getting Started With Upholstery
Essential Short Row Techniques
Cooking Mistakes
Next Steps in Intarsia
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
My First Lace Shawl
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
The Perfect Cupcake
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
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Start Machine Quilting
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Classic Croissants at Home
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Joining Crochet Motifs
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Love Your Vegetables
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
How to Teach It
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Complete Knife Skills
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Amazing Crochet Textures
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Knit to Flatter
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
My First Sweater
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Explorations In Cables
Improve Your Knitting
Handknit Garment Design
Professional Family Portraits
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Sweater Surgery
Seaming Handknits
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Basic Fondant Techniques
The Fair Isle Vest
Custom Cabled Pullovers
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
Jam & Marmalade
Cooking Essentials: All About Beef
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Create Stunning Birthday Cards

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Sugar Bear Hooded Cardigan

5 Class Projects

Class: Coffee-Shop Cakes
with Dédé Wilson

Class: My First Sweater
with Amy Ross

Class: Mittens and Gloves Galore
with Marly Bird

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