Dublin, Ireland

My aunt taught me to knit when I was about 5 years old. As a child, I never had a store bought sweater or cardigan as my aunt supplied all of these items of clothing although I secretly thought it would be so elegant to be brought on a shopping trip for such an item. When I look back now I realise how lucky I was to have these individual functional and pretty things made with love. When I married and had my own family (3 boys and 3 girls) I ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Better, Faster Log Cabins
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Contemporary Curves: Double Wedding Ring Quilts
Quick Techniques for Classic Blocks: Wrenches, Stars & Twists
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Smart Techniques for Working With Wedges
Colorwork Made Easy
Fusible Appliqué Made Easy
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Finishing Made Easy: The Beginner's Guide
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Master Your Machine: Secrets for Beginner Quilters
Quick Quilt-As-You-Go
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Inventive Ink: Colorful Mixed Media Effects
Piece Like a Pro
Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
Learn to Quilt: Cozy Throw Quilt
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Colorful Scrap Quilting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Blocking Handknits
Essential Short Row Techniques
Smarter Strip Quilting
Fusible Appliqué Secrets
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Four Simple Fabrics, One Amazing Quilt
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Machine Embroidered Classics
Paper-Pieced Stars
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Art Quilting 101
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Start Machine Quilting
Underneath It All
Amazing Appliqué
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Finishing School: Better Borders
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Pieced Hexies
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Stitch & Slash
Introduction to Bargello
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Sensational Square-agonals®
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
The Twisted Irish Chain
Playing with Curves
Luminous Lone Star
Flying Fat Quarters
Playful Piecing Techniques
My First Sweater
Improve Your Knitting
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Continuous Line Quilting
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Seaming Handknits
Knit Sock Workshop
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Short Rows
Scrap Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Quickly
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Strip Your Stash
Precision Piecing
Simple Fresh Quilts
Crazy Quilts
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Re-Piecing the Past
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Joining Crochet Motifs
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Stupendous Stitching
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Know Your Wool
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Sewing Studio
Diamond Quilt Designs
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Designing Modern Quilts
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses