Cornwall UK

I've been making things since I got my first embroidery kit at the age of 6 over 50 years ago. I taught myself to embroider by following the diagrams that came with the kit. Since then I've tried and enjoyed, quilting, knitting, crochet, salt dough, clay work, batik, dressmaking, and painting. I love all creative activities including gardening and cooking. I've passed on my love of arts and crafts to both my daughter, who is a very talented, ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Know Your Wool
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
The Hand-Painted Cake
Short Rows
Basic Fondant Techniques
Micro Torch Basics
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Classic Children's Portraits in Oil
Painting Trees Through the Seasons
Painting Trees in Acrylic
Painting the Imagined Landscape in Acrylics
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Bead Embroidery
Finishing School: Better Borders
Embroidering With Ribbon
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Freeform Crochet
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Joining Crochet Motifs
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Linear Landscape Quilts
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Art Quilting 101
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Diamond Quilt Designs
Pieced Hexies
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Quilt Backs
Hand Quilting
Art Quilt Backgrounds
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Simply Stunning Colorwork
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Transform Your Garden Design
Amazing Crochet Textures
Creative Cabled Necklines
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Complete Knife Skills
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing

7 Class Projects

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
with Laura Nownes

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
with Amy Gibson

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
with Amy Gibson

11 Projects »

2 Saved Projects »