Branson, Mo.

I started crocheting with my g'ma before I can remember..then on to knitting....then helped sew on her treddle machine, making quilts at about 9 0r 10............just sewing blocks together from our old clothes........didn't quilt again for some time, but now quilt daily making quilts for Sick-Kids and sending them all over for free....also to Hospital kids for Quilts for Kids. Love it !! Thank the Good Lord for giving me this Blessing at 78 ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
You Can Quilt It! Strategies for Custom Quilting
Basic Fondant Techniques
Smart Techniques for Working With Wedges
Perfect Points With Paper Piecing
Magic Loop Knitting: Knit Faster in the Round
Crochet Socks: Essential Techniques
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Aran Crochet
Colorwork Made Easy
Fun & Fantastic Textured Crochet Stitches
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Stumpwork: Raised Embroidery Essentials
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Connect the Blocks: Designing Custom Sashings
My First Crochet Shawl
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Next Steps in Crochet
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Crochet Mistakes
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Machine Quilting Borders & Backgrounds
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
Smarter Strip Quilting
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Moebius Knitting With Cat Bordhi
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Piece Like a Pro
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Classic Crochet Openwork
Pick the Perfect Stitch Pattern: Knit & Purl Know-How
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Learn to Knit: My First Scarf
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Learn to Knit: My First Hat
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Homemade Italian Pasta
Essential Short Row Techniques
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Embroidering With Ribbon
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Adventures in Garter Stitch
Crocheting in the Round
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Start Machine Quilting
Finishing School: Better Borders
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Simple Fresh Quilts
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
Joining Crochet Motifs
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Introduction to Bargello
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
My First Socks
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
My First Sweater
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Mittens and Gloves Galore
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Quick Quilted Gifts
The Twisted Irish Chain
Luminous Lone Star
Precision Piecing
Playing with Curves
Amazing Crochet Textures
Complete Knife Skills
Flying Fat Quarters
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Wee Ones
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Celtic Cables
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Sensational Square-agonals®
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Brilliant Knit Beads
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Knit Lab: In the Round
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Custom Yoke Sweater
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Improve Your Knitting
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Explorations In Cables
Knitting With Beads
Playful Piecing Techniques
Entrelac Knitting
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Sweetheart Shawls
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Hats Four Ways
Knit Sock Workshop
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
The Hand-Painted Cake
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Continuous Line Quilting
Mastering Cable Design
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
The Fair Isle Vest
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Foundations of Double Knitting
New Directions in Lace
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Art Quilting 101
Creative Quilt Backs
Short Rows
Scrap Quilting
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Quickly
Crazy Quilts
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Machine Quilting with Templates
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Strip Your Stash
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Lace from the Inside Out
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Pieced Hexies
Stupendous Stitching
Design It, Quilt It
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Diamond Quilt Designs
Tunisian Crochet
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Mastering Lace Shawls
Curvy Knits
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Re-Piecing the Past
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Stitch & Slash
Perfect Pizza at Home
Knit Lab
My First Infinity Scarf
Infinite Cables
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Cooking Mistakes
Bead Embroidery
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Curvy Crochet
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Creative Cabled Necklines
Know Your Wool
Stunning Circle Quilt
My First Seamless Sweater
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Estonian Lace Explained
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Next Steps in Intarsia
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Quick & Easy Crochet Cowls
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Freeform Crochet
Improve Your Crochet
My First Lace Shawl
My First Crochet Cardigan
Paper-Pieced Stars
Project Upcycle
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Modern Buttercream