Fran

Syracuse, NY

i?m a retired nurse of 44 years, have 4 kids and 4 grandchildren, with another one on the way. I love to quilt and sew. I?ve only sewn for my children and grandchildren when they were young, and I?ve made quilts for them all as well. It?s so rewarding, though I?m not an expert, I try to be very careful with everything I make, so that it is well done!! Love Craftsy classes, and have learned a lot from them. It?s more affordable and ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since January 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sewing Studio
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Amazing Crochet Textures
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Machine Embroidered Classics
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Cooking Mistakes
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Underneath It All
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
The Classic Tailored Shirt
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Project Upcycle
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Creative Quilt Backs
Kids Romper Revamp
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Jean-ius!
Scrap Quilting
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Quilting Quickly
Designing Modern Quilts
Perfect Pizza at Home
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Art Quilting 101
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Modern Buttercream
Stitch & Slash
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing Texture
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics