I am a mom, a teacher and a self proclaimed geek. I have always been surrounded by crafty women. Both my grandmothers were seamstresses and they were so creative! I started sewing at the age of 5 on my very own Singer pedal sewing machine. It was huge! Later I went to an all girls school and learned to knit from the nuns. We had to finish one project a year. Little did I know, that I was learning skills that would stay with me all this ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Sewing With Knits
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Transform Your Garden Design
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Beginner Serging
The Art & Science of Perspective
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
The Art of the Picture Book
The Fair Isle Vest
Celtic Cables
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
Love Your Vegetables
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Amazing Crochet Textures
Basic Fondant Techniques
Painting Realistic Watercolors
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Building Flavorful Soups
Lace from the Inside Out
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Complete Knife Skills
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Improve Your Knitting
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Explorations In Cables
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Blocking Handknits
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Portraits in Watercolor
Mastering Zipper Techniques
The Hand-Painted Cake
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Perfect Pizza at Home
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Cabled Necklines
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Micro Torch Basics
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Classic Croissants at Home
Artisan Bread Making
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Spindling
Shoot It!
Lace Shawl Design
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Jam & Marmalade
Knitting With Beads
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Machine Quilting
Curvy Crochet
Mastering Lace Shawls
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Sewing Studio
Quilting Quickly

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

2 Class Projects

Class: Mastering Lace Shawls
with Laura Nelkin

Class: Mastering Lace Shawls
with Laura Nelkin

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