Windsor, Colorado

I've always been fascinated by people who can take something ordinary and make it beautiful and unique. My first really clear memory of crafting was getting one of those loopy potholder making sets one summer. My sister and I turned out dozens of those potholders! After that, I learned to crochet, sew, scrapbook, papercraft, punch tin, build birdhouses, paint, draw, I would try my hand at anything. But I never felt like I mastered any of it, ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Kawaii Amigurumi Crochet: Adorable Animals & Friends
Icing on the Cake: The Ultimate Frosting Toolkit
Asian Noodle Essentials: Pad Thai, Ramen & More
25 Essential Baking Techniques
Sew to Flatter: Plan Your Best Wardrobe
Colorful Patchwork Bags & Baskets
Zippered Bags With a Twist: The One-Zip Way
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Homemade Chocolate Candy
Japanese Classics
Indian Restaurant Favorites: Fresh at Home
Bake for Good: Kids
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Creative iPhoneography Tips & Tricks
Step-by-Step Cookies: Animal Birthday Party
Sewing Bras: Foam, Lace & Beyond
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
The Art of Caramel: Techniques & Treats
The Ultimate Cake-Baking Toolbox
Sewing Corsets: Essential Techniques
Mexican Comfort Food
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Mobile Photography
Sewing Fashion Knits
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Tea Breads: Biscuits, Scones & More
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Serger Solutions: Troubleshooting Techniques
On the Rise: Bun & Roll Techniques
Asian Wrap & Roll
Cook Smarter: Solutions for Weeknight Dinners
Sewing Mistakes: What Can Go Wrong & How to Make It Right
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Learn to Knit: My First Scarf
Sewing Notions Workshop
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Learn to Quilt: Colorful Bed Quilt
Quick Quilted Gifts
Learn to Sew: Shift Dress
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Master the Methods
Chinese Takeout Favorites
Classic Pies Made Easy
Cooking With Spices
Pâte à Choux Pastries
Homemade Chocolate Candy: Truffles, Bonbons & More
One-Dish Meals Made New
The New Chicken Dinner
Cooking Essentials: All About Pork
Cooking for Two
Transform Your Garden Design
2015 Summer Block of the Month
The Wilton Method®: Piped Flowers
Simple Piping, Stunning Results
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures
Mastering Construction: Foundation Techniques
Artisan Bread in Minutes
The Custom Cupcake
Pant Construction Techniques
Machine Embroidered Classics
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Cooking Mistakes
Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Danish Pastries From Scratch
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Sewing With Oilcloth
Rose's Heavenly Cookies
Mastering Meringue: Techniques & Treats
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Sew Confident: Essential Techniques for Beginners
Fabric Know-How
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Sewing on the Edge
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Building Flavorful Soups
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
Clean & Simple Birthday Cakes
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
The Perfect Cupcake
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Decorative Seams
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Sewing Knits That Fit
Inside Vogue Patterns: Tracy Reese V1397
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Simple Fresh Quilts
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Homestyle Pan Sauces
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Adjust the Bust
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
The Wilton Method®: Buttercream Skills
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Underneath It All
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
The Costume Box
Sewing With Knits
Re-Piecing the Past
Sassy Librarian Blouse
The Couture Dress
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Sewing Studio
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Beginner Serging
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Basic Fondant Techniques
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Creative Serging
Pant Fitting Techniques
Fast-Track Fitting
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sew the Perfect Fit
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Knit Lab
Designing Modern Quilts
Scrap Quilting
Artisan Bread Making
Quilting Quickly
Modern Buttercream
Sewing Lingerie
Flavorful Stews From Around the World
Cooking Essentials: All About Beef
French Pastry Shop Classics
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: The Wingback Chair
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Authentic Italian Soups
Creative Photography
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Professional Family Portraits
Draw Better Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Spectacular Stamping
Micro Torch Basics
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Woodworking Essentials: Benches & Boxes
Flawless Finishing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Miniature French Desserts
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops: