Not too long ago, through an assessment exercise at a work retreat I attended, it was determined that my Top 3 Gallup/Clifton StrengthFinders talent themes are: Learner, Achiever, Context. The assessment has helped me discover my talents, and understand what makes me thrive. It's no surprise that I find myself drawn to Craftsy and all that it offers. Through its classes, tutorials and interaction, I am able to fulfill my love of ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Bake for Good: Kids
Japanese Classics
Sewing Swimsuits: The Supportive One-Piece
Make the Right Cuts: Butchering Basics
Sewing Bras: Foam, Lace & Beyond
Sewing Corsets: Essential Techniques
Perfect Puff Pastry
Homemade Chocolate Candy
Classic & Creative Strudel From Scratch
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Shirtmaking Details
Danish Pastries From Scratch
Getting Started With Upholstery
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Tricks of the Trade: Photographing Liquids
Night Photography
Photographing Flowers
Simple to Sensational Doughnuts
Studio Portrait Lighting
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Cooking Mistakes
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Boudoir Photography
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Basics of Digital Photography
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
Delicate Wafer-Paper Cakes
Building Better Cakes: Creative Cake Separators
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Fondant Techniques: The Sweet Treat Tower
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Commercial Photography: Taking Product Photos That Sell
Stunning Succulent Arrangements
Photographing Coastal Landscapes
Modern Jacket Techniques
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Draw Better Portraits
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Vegetable Gardening: Innovative Small-Space Solutions
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Travel Photography
Paint & Palette Essentials
Dog Photography
Oil Painting: Sand, Sea & Sky
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Sketching for Concept Art
Torch-Fired Enameling: The Immersion Method
Knit to Flatter
The Perfect Cupcake
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Secrets of Gluten-Free Baking
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Behind the Scenes of a Creative Portrait Shoot
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Food Photography
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Improve Your Knitting
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Transform Your Garden Design
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Spectacular Stamping
Sewing Custom Valances
Lace Shawl Design
Homemade Salty Snacks
Handknit Garment Design
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Flawless Finishing
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Building Flavorful Soups
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Sewing on the Edge
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Custom Lettering & Monograms
Sweater Surgery
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Joining Crochet Motifs
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
Complete Knife Skills
Documentary-Style Wedding Portraits
Sewing Designer Jeans
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Breaking Into the Business of Photography
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Knit Sock Workshop
Fire Up the Fish
Authentic Thai Cooking: The Classics
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Paper Arts
Expressive Figure Drawing
Amazing Crochet Textures
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Perfecting the Pie Crust
French Pastry Shop Classics
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Knit Lab: In the Round
Advanced Cake Sculpting
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Painting Realistic Watercolors
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Beginner Serging
Design Your Own Cowl
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Shoot It!
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
The Art of the Picture Book
Creative Photography
The Costume Box
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Jam & Marmalade
The Art & Science of Perspective
Classic Croissants at Home
Artisan Bread Making
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Explorations In Cables
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Underneath It All
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Tunisian Crochet
How to Teach It
Narrative Photography: Storytelling with Photo Essays
Painting the Nude
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Clean & Simple Cake Design
Perfect Pizza at Home
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Design Your Own Handbag
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Machine Embroidered Classics
Creative Cabled Necklines
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Jewelry Workshop
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Metalsmithing at Home
Designing Details: Pockets
Decorative Seams
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Making Leather Bags
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Pant Fitting Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Basic Fondant Techniques
Designing Modern Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Fashion Draping
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
The Couture Dress
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Knit Lab
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Sewing With Knits
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Micro Torch Basics
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Natural-Light Portraits
Photographing Wildlife
Beyond Vanilla: Flavors From Around the World
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Beautiful Bridal Portraits
A Sports Photography Primer
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Off-Camera Flash Photography
Wedding Photography: The Romantic Portrait Session
Wedding Photography: Posing the Family
Mexican Comfort Food
Miniature French Desserts
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Couture Finishing Techniques

22 Class Projects

Class: Simple to Sensational Doughnuts
with Jenny McCoy

Class: Natural-Light Portraits
with Alan Thornton

Class: Dog Photography
with Anthony Helton

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