Long Island, New York

I decided to teach myself how to knit on April 20, 1999. I remember the day because I had gone out to the local crafts store to buy a 'teach yourself how to knit book' and some yarn. When I came back and sat down in front of the tv I saw the news reports of the horrible tragedy that took place at Columbine High School. I taught myself to cast-on, purl and knit that day but it wasn't very pretty so I decided to sign up for a class at a ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Finishing Made Easy: The Beginner's Guide
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Complete Knife Skills
Take Control of Your Light
Essential Short Row Techniques
Realistic Watercolors Step by Step
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Fundamentals of Photography
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Twined Knitting
Jewelry Design for Bead Artists
Mastering Exposure
Settings for Success: Landscape Photography
Creative Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Night Photography
Dimensional Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Wire Weaving Bracelets: Basics & Beyond
Next Steps in Digital Photography
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Cooking Mistakes
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Boudoir Photography
Basics of Digital Photography
Design Your Own Cowl
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Explorations In Cables
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Basic Fondant Techniques
Seaming Handknits
Mastering Lace Shawls
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Improve Your Knitting
Professional Family Portraits
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Studio Portrait Lighting
Knit Sock Workshop
Blocking Handknits
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Shoot It!
Knitting With Beads
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sweater Surgery
Knit to Flatter
Lace from the Inside Out
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Mastering Cable Design
How to Teach It
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Lace Shawl Design
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Creative Cabled Necklines
Entrelac Knitting
Handknit Garment Design
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Product Photography at Home
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
My First Sweater
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops: