I sew, I read, I crochet and I cook and I'm super slow at all of it. Maybe that's because I'm working multiple projects at any given time. I've sewn quilts, but am self taught, I'm not good at following directions, but I'm working on that through Craftsy classes. I crochet backwards somehow, but it makes cool stitches. I sew children's pageant clothes, I also don't follow directions for these, I just make it up as I go along. Despite that ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
The Perfect Jeans
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Sew Confident
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Low & Slow BBQ at Home
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Sewing Lingerie
Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Transform Your Garden Design
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
My First Crochet Cardigan
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Slow-Cooker Savvy: Make Your Best Meals
Sew the Perfect Fit
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Flawless Finishing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Building Flavorful Soups
Short Rows
Amazing Crochet Textures
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Pieced Hexies
Complete Knife Skills
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Simple Fresh Quilts
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Making Leather Bags
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Decorating From the Inside Out
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
The Wilton Method®: Buttercream Skills
The Wilton Method®: Decorating with Fondant
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Adjust the Bust
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Underneath It All
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Modern Piping
Sewing Designer Jeans
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Sewing Texture
Diamond Quilt Designs
Decorative Seams
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Stupendous Stitching
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
The Couture Dress
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Machine Quilting with Templates
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Modern Buttercream
Sewing on the Bias
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Sewing With Knits
Basic Fondant Techniques
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Fast-Track Fitting
Sewing Fashion Knits
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Design Your Own Handbag
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Pant Fitting Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Beginner Serging
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Tunisian Crochet
Crazy Quilts
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
The Hand-Painted Cake
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Artisan Bread Making
Pant Construction Techniques
Cooking Mistakes
Creative Cabled Necklines
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Introduction to Bargello
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Knit Lab
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

13 Class Projects

Class: Sew Retro Perfect Bombshell Dress
with Gretchen Hirsch

Class: The Couture Dress
with Susan Khalje

Class: Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
with Barbara Deckert

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