Lake Charles, LA

I started sewing in high school. I learned from my mom & home ec teacher. Then around 13 years ago a lady from my church taught me how to make a log cabin quilt. I am still learning. I love to piece quilts. So I have several tops that haven't been quilted, bad habit I know. I also love making all kinds of bags. Purses or tote bags. I am a stay at home mom. I have three children ages 21, 19, & 12 yrs old. I am 41 yrs young. I just love making ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Compositing in Photoshop From Start to Finish
Layers & Masks Demystified
How to Edit Photos: Develop Your Editor's Eye
Sew Sturdy: The Ultimate Travel Bag
Thread-Painting Essentials: Photorealistic Quilts
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Bake for Good: Kids
The Artful T-Shirt
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Heirloom Sewing
Baby Photography at Home
Fundamentals of Photography
Dramatic Light From Day to Night
Off-Camera Flash Photography
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
The Essential Guide to Posing
Mastering Exposure
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Perfecting Photoshop Portraits
Moving Between Lightroom & Photoshop
Soft & Dreamy Portraits
Getting Started With Portrait Retouching in Photoshop
Photographing Children: Portraits at Play
The Essential Guide to Photoshop
Behind the Scenes of a Creative Portrait Shoot
Basics of Flash Photography
20 Lightroom Lifesavers
Lightroom Essentials: The Develop Module
Next Steps in Digital Photography
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
The Perfect Cupcake
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Photographing Flowers
Cooking Mistakes
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Draw Better Portraits
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Composing Classic Landscapes
Close-Up Nature Photography: Beyond the Basics
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
Improve Your Crochet
Quick & Easy Quilting
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Complete Knife Skills
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Amazing Crochet Textures
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Start Machine Quilting
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Crocheting in the Round
Building Flavorful Soups
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Embroidering With Ribbon
Playful Piecing Techniques
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Spectacular Stamping
Flawless Finishing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Transform Your Garden Design
Introduction to Bargello
Acrylic Painting: Basics & Beyond
Basics of Digital Photography
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Shuttle Tatting
Creative Photography
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
In the Hoop Gifts
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Kids Romper Revamp
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sensational Square-agonals®
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Pieced Hexies
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Underneath It All
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Machine Quilting with Templates
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Decorative Seams
Professional Family Portraits
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Luminous Lone Star
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Sewing on the Bias
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Machine Embroidered Classics
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Sew the Perfect Fit
Sewing Designer Jeans
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Strip Your Stash
Precision Piecing
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Fashion Knits
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Sewing on the Edge
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Designing Details: Pockets
Playing with Curves
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Continuous Line Quilting
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Creative Serging
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Classic Croissants at Home
Artisan Bread Making
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Stitch & Slash
Sewing Texture
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Wee Ones
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Curvy Crochet
Fit Your Knits
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Sewing Studio
Knit Lab
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Basic Fondant Techniques
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Designing Modern Quilts
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Sewing With Knits
Crazy Quilts
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Diamond Quilt Designs
Perspective in Landscape Drawing
Linear Landscape Quilts
Design It, Quilt It
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
The Hand-Painted Cake
Creative Cabled Necklines
Micro Torch Basics
Quilting Quickly
Quilting Quickly II
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Design Your Own Handbag
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Thread Art
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Pant Fitting Techniques
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Beginner Serging
Pant Construction Techniques
Jam & Marmalade
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Stunning Circle Quilt
Cards With Dimension
Low & Slow BBQ at Home
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Crocodile Stitch Flower Hat
One Skein Knit Shrug

3 Class Projects

Class: Beginner Serging
with Amy Alan

Class: Basics of Digital Photography
with Rick Allred

Class: Basics of Digital Photography
with Rick Allred

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