Tasmania Australia

I'm a dedicated starter and terrible finisher! I couldn't (or wouldn't) learn to knit as a child but loved to crochet. Finally taught myself to knit with a basic jumper for my son about 26 years ago. I started quilting with a blanket stitch applique BOM which is still unfinished in 2004. The only quilts I have finished have been gifts. At the moment I am English paper piecing 1" hexagons into diamonds, and loving it. The most appreciated quilt ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Essential Techniques for Sock Knitting
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Knit Lab: In the Round
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Knit to Flatter
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Essential Short Row Techniques
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Complete Knife Skills
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Strip Your Stash
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Entrelac Knitting
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Freeform Crochet
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Finishing School: Better Borders
Amazing Crochet Textures
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Photographing Birds in the Wild
Transform Your Garden Design
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Blocking Handknits
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Seaming Handknits
Celtic Cables
Explorations In Cables
Knit Lab
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Improve Your Knitting
Professional Family Portraits
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Curvy Crochet
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
How to Teach It
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Perfect Pizza at Home
Creative Cabled Necklines
Short Rows
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Modern Buttercream
Know Your Wool
Creative Quilt Backs
Re-Piecing the Past
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Machine Quilting
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Joining Crochet Motifs
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Quilting Quickly
Artisan Bread Making
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Color Play for Quilters
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Sewing With Knits
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Quilting Quickly II
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Simply Stunning Colorwork

2 Class Projects

Class: Entrelac Knitting
with Gwen Bortner

Class: Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
with Kristin Link

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