West Virginia

I love color and texture, and quilting allows me limitless exploration in these areas. It also helps that I like to sew and have been sewing for over 40 years. I originally started by making my own clothes, then crafts and things for around the house, and now I'm quilting . I have taken classes in crazy quilting and I'm now exploring other types of quilts. I love to embellish the items I make and that has kind of led to beads and jewelry ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Simple & Stunning Watercolor Techniques
Better Paintings With Watercolor Sketching
Improve Your Paintings: Luminous Watercolor Mixing
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
The Essential Guide to Photoshop
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Perspective for Sketchers
Know Your Wool
Modern Buttercream
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Transform Your Garden Design
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Moving Between Lightroom & Photoshop
Realistic Watercolors Step by Step
Travel Sketching in Mixed Media
Photographing Birds in the Wild
Travel Photography
Basics of Landscape Photography
Macro Photography: Insects
Botanical Illustration
Goldwork Embroidery
Essential Linear Perspective Techniques
Bead Embroidery: Beyond the Basics
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Amazing Crochet Textures
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Drawing Essentials: Inspired By Nature
Spectacular Stamping
Drawing Essentials: Rendering Form
Drawing Birds in Brush & Ink
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Pen & Ink Essentials
Nature in Watercolor: Painting Trees
Sketching Landscapes in Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Dynamic Detail in Pen, Ink & Watercolor
10 Marvelous Mixed Media Techniques
Draw Better Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Drawing With Colored Pencils
The Art & Science of Perspective
French Pastry Shop Classics
Flying Fat Quarters
Artisan Bread Making
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Machine Embroidered Classics
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Watercolor Flower Bouquet
Photographing Flowers
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Shooting Intimate Landscapes
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Making Leather Bags
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Decorative Seams
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Quilting Quickly II
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Shoot It!
Creative Serging
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sewing With Silks
Designing Modern Quilts
Thread Art
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Creative Quilt Backs
Re-Piecing the Past
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Stitch & Slash
Sewing Texture
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Scrap Quilting
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Jewelry Workshop
Quilting Quickly
Strip Your Stash
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Pieced Hexies
Precision Piecing
Perspective in Landscape Drawing
Diamond Quilt Designs
Playing with Curves
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Linear Landscape Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Simple Fresh Quilts
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Machine Quilting with Templates
Color Play for Quilters
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Perfect Pizza at Home
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Beginner Serging
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Micro Torch Basics
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Design It, Quilt It
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
Mixed Media Drawing
Basics of Digital Photography

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