Maryvan

Vermont, USA

I love to knit, sew and am just beginning to quilt. I guess I got started when as a young girl my grandmother put knitting needles in my hands. I did not knit again for about 35 years. Just by dumb luck I was able to knit my husband a Celtic sweater. The math involved in knitting still stumps me. I used to smock dresses for my daughter and now, would like to get back into smocking/heirloom sewing for my rough and tumble granddaughter and her ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Bavarian Twisted Stitches: Projects & Techniques
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Essential Short Row Techniques
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Cut Your Knitting: Strand & Steek With Confidence
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Stashbusting
Design Your Own Cowl
Blocking Handknits
Tunisian Crochet
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Explorations In Cables
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
My First Socks
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Celtic Cables
Foundations of Double Knitting
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Knit Sock Workshop
Improve Your Knitting
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Short Rows
Sewing Texture
Jean-ius!
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Wee Ones
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Mastering Lace Shawls
Fit Your Knits
Hats Four Ways
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Seaming Handknits
Shawlscapes
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Creative Cabled Necklines
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Handknit Garment Design
Sweater Surgery
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
The Fair Isle Vest
Project Upcycle
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Stupendous Stitching
Know Your Wool
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
Knitting With Beads
Simply Stunning Colorwork

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