Sydney, Australia

I love all types of sewing. I love to make clothing, soft furnishings, quilting, bags - if it is made out of cloth I will have a go at sewing it. I would love to learn how to draft patterns or alter patterns for better fit. I have been sewing since I was 11 and I am now in my fifties. I have made all sorts of things and also taught sewing. I am lucky enough to have a very supportive Husband who bought me a new Janome 12000 for a ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
The Couture Dress
Micro Torch Basics
Jewelry Workshop
Sewing Custom Valances
Perfect Pizza at Home
The Hand-Painted Cake
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
The Costume Box
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Professional Family Portraits
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Cooking Mistakes
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Know Your Wool
Amazing Crochet Textures
Linear Landscape Quilts
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Underneath It All
Creative Serging
Making Leather Bags
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Art Quilting 101
Pant Construction Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Machine Quilting with Templates
Design Your Own Handbag
Beginner Serging
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Pant Fitting Techniques
Sewing Studio
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Stupendous Stitching
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Project Upcycle
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Basic Fondant Techniques
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sewing Texture
Fast-Track Fitting
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Adjust the Bust
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Hand Quilting
Sewing With Silks
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Sew the Perfect Fit
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Stitch & Slash
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Spectacular Stamping
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops