I am a retired banker and have been sewing since I was 7 years old. I use to make all my own clothes, later my kids. Now I do mostly quilting from wall hangings to bed quilts. I also do embroidery on a lot of my quilts. Presently making a baby layette set for my first great granddaughter. I also belong to a group that makes bed gowns for Hospice and quilts for Linus (which are for children), we also knit baby hats and blankets for the ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2013

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Editing Essentials: Professional Lettering Techniques
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Top Techniques for Big Quilts
Machine Quilting with Templates
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Fusible Appliqué Made Easy
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Quick & Easy Quilting
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Smarter Strip Quilting
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Complete Knife Skills
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Dimensional Machine Embroidery
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Finishing School: Better Borders
Spectacular Stamping
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Modern Buttercream
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Perfect Pizza at Home
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Stabilizer Savvy
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Simple Fresh Quilts
Start Free-Motion Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Luminous Lone Star
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Playing with Curves
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Design It, Quilt It
Continuous Line Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Machine Embroidered Classics
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Scrap Quilting
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly II
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Strip Your Stash
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Quilting Quickly
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Machine Quilting
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Precision Piecing
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Diamond Quilt Designs
Stunning Circle Quilt
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
Continuous-Line Embroidery
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
Playful Textures for Easy Appliqué Quilts

12 Class Projects

Class: The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
with Winnie Fleming

Class: Machine Embroidered Cutwork
with Evy Hawkins

Class: Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
with Jacquie Gering

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