Ocala, Fl

I was encouraged by my grandmother as a young child and had some instruction in crocheting granny afghans, tatting, crewel embroidery and weaving potholders! I was in my 20's when I was invited by a neighbor to participate in a quilting class (everything made by hand). I was always 'too busy' to quilt but found I was using sewing techniques I had learned, when there was a need to actually put needle and thread in my hand! Thirty years later a ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Learn to Sew: Pajama Pants
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Precision Piecing
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Custom Bedding: Decorative Shams & Bolsters
Cooking Mistakes
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Sewing on the Edge
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Amazing Crochet Textures
Complete Knife Skills
Knit Sock Workshop
The Classic Double Wedding Ring
Ins & Outs of Grafting
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Professional Family Portraits
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Machine Embroidered Classics
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Scrap Quilting
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Modern Buttercream
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Creative Quilt Backs
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Machine Quilting
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Micro Torch Basics
Creative Cabled Necklines
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers