Pickens, SC

I've been sewing since I was 9 years old, so about 60 years, mostly garment sewing. Recently developed more of an interest in cooking because of Craftsy classes, finally going beyond just what had to be done to keep the family fed.

Craftsy Member since May 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
The Baker's Guide to French Breads
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
Show-Stopping Cheesecakes
Homemade Chocolate Candy: Truffles, Bonbons & More
Perfect Pattern Matching
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
Creamy, Dreamy Custards: Techniques & Treats
Heirloom Sewing
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Homemade Salty Snacks
Mix It!
Baking Boot Camp: Cakes & Crusts
Pâte à Choux Pastries
Danish Pastries From Scratch
The Perfect Jeans
Shirtmaking Details
Tea Breads: Biscuits, Scones & More
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Artisan Bread in Minutes
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Perfect Pizza at Home
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Simple Soups From Scratch
Cooking Essentials: All About Pork
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Couture Finishing Techniques
Classic Croissants at Home
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Paper-Pieced Stars
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Amazing Crochet Textures
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Classic Pies Made Easy
Sewing Fashion Knits
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Artisan Bread Making
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Artisan Cheese Making
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Homemade Italian Pasta
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
Fashion Draping
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Pant Fitting Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Sewing on the Edge
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Underneath It All
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Machine Embroidery With Knits
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sewing With Silks
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Know Your Wool
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Introduction to Bargello
French Pastry Shop Classics
Miniature French Desserts
Complete Knife Skills

13 Class Projects

Class: Danish Pastries From Scratch
with Colette Christian

Class: Classic Croissants at Home
with Colette Christian

Class: Classic Pies Made Easy
with Nancie McDermott

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