Los Gatos, California

Love to knit, terrible about finishing, love learning new skills. Starting to try crochet again. Started when I was about five and would make huge scarves for my cats...they'd curl up & sleep on it. Gave it up for years & just missed the feel of fiber pulling across my fingers. Terrified of felting since I thought that's what you're supposed to avoid. Took a class at Stitches West on Steeks and cut my precious knitting. Need to try that ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Mittens and Gloves Galore
Modern Stranded Knitting Techniques
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Special Techniques for Machine Knitting: Color & Texture
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Cook Smarter: Solutions for Weeknight Dinners
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
Artisan Cheese Making
Homemade Italian Pasta
Tunisian Crochet
Short Rows
Knit to Flatter
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Techniques for Exciting Colorwork
The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste Great
Blocking Handknits
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Fit Your Knits
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Mastering Multicolored Yarns
Improve Your Knitting: Designer Tips & Tricks
Knit Faster With Combination Knitting
Magic Loop Knitting: Knit Faster in the Round
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Quick & Easy Crochet Cowls
Infinite Cables
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Quick & Delicious: Make the Most of Your Blender
King Arthur Flour's Essentials of Bread Baking
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Cook More, Weigh Less
Bavarian Twisted Stitches: Projects & Techniques
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
Mastering Modern Sauces
Colorwork Made Easy
On the Rise: Bun & Roll Techniques
Twined Knitting
Cut Your Knitting: Strand & Steek With Confidence
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Wear What You Knit: Perfect Sweater Fit & Style
Vegetable Know-How
The Baker's Guide to French Breads
Cooking for Two
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Machine Knitting: Essential Techniques
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Secrets to Cooking Fish: Eight Essential Techniques
Cooking With Spices
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Essential Short Row Techniques
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Flavorful Stews From Around the World
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Mediterranean Favorites
My First Seamless Sweater
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Seaming Beyond the Basics
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Love Your Vegetables
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Building Flavorful Soups
Simple Soups From Scratch
Complete Knife Skills
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Handknit Garment Design
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Next Steps in Intarsia
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Knit Lab: In the Round
Wee Ones
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Artisan Bread Making
Classic Croissants at Home
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Knitting With Beads
Seaming Handknits
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop
Foundations of Double Knitting
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Celtic Cables
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Know Your Wool
Sweater Surgery
The Fair Isle Vest
Creative Cabled Necklines
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Custom Yoke Sweater
Sweetheart Shawls
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Mastering Cable Design
Cooking Mistakes
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

2 Class Projects

Class: Blocking Handknits
with Kate Atherley

Class: Fit Your Knits
with Stefanie Japel

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