near Chicago

I enjoy most all crafts.... I started sewing at age 4 on my grandmother's treadle machine.

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Precision Piecing
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Draw Better Portraits
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Sensational Square-agonals®
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Start Machine Quilting
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Continuous Line Quilting
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Spectacular Stamping
Flawless Finishing
Complete Knife Skills
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Transform Your Garden Design
Amazing Crochet Textures
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Machine Embroidered Classics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Pieced Hexies
Floor Loom Weaving
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Basic Fondant Techniques
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Quilting Quickly
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Creative Cabled Necklines
Perfect Pizza at Home
Hand Quilting
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
The Hand-Painted Cake
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Modern Buttercream
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Micro Torch Basics
Knit Lab
Quilting Quickly II
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Machine Quilting with Templates
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Re-Piecing the Past
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting
Thread Art