UPDATE: 06 October 2014 Changing my display name from Bette Noire to immisceo, which is used on Ravelry and in blogland. Gotta streamline my branding, ya know? But it does mean I'm the kind of person who goes from the pretension of bi-lingual puns to the pretension of Latin verbs. Mea culpa. Yarn in my current avatar = DyeForYarn's Merino/Silk/Cashmere lace weight in "Drunken Acorn Bloom". Oh, and my hand. Original Intro: Okay, the last ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since January 2014

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Crochet Socks: Essential Techniques
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Bavarian Twisted Stitches: Projects & Techniques
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting: Color & Texture
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Fabric Know-How
More Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques
Wear What You Knit: Perfect Sweater Fit & Style
10 Marvelous Mixed Media Techniques
Mastering Multicolored Yarns
Finishing Made Easy: The Beginner's Guide
Fun & Fantastic Textured Crochet Stitches
Aran Crochet
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Danish Pastries From Scratch
Baking Boot Camp: Cakes & Crusts
Mix It!
Simple Soups From Scratch
Flavorful Stews From Around the World
Rose's Heavenly Cookies
Sew Confident
Creative Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Gorgeous Garden Design
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
The Art of Caramel: Techniques & Treats
The Everyday Gourmet: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Cooking
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Foundations in Silversmithing
Professional Bezel-Setting Techniques
Fiber Preparation for Spinning
Modern Irish Freeform Crochet
Mix & Match Crochet Bag Techniques
Colorwork Made Easy
Getting Started With Upholstery
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Modular Knitting
My First Crochet Shawl
Sewing Mistakes: What Can Go Wrong & How to Make It Right
Cook Smarter: Solutions for Weeknight Dinners
Acrylic Painter's Toolbox
Spinning Art Yarns
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Simply Stunning Scarves
Knitting on the Bias
Seaming Crochet
Next Steps in Shuttle Tatting
Vegetable Know-How
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Cooking for Two
Estonian Lace Explained
Cut Your Knitting: Strand & Steek With Confidence
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Moebius Knitting With Cat Bordhi
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Crochet Mistakes
Cooking With Spices
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Crochet Technique Toolkit
Beyond Vanilla: Flavors From Around the World
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
Pick the Perfect Stitch Pattern: Knit & Purl Know-How
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Classic Crochet Openwork
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Crochet Essentials: Increases & Decreases
Know Your Acrylic Paints
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Twined Knitting
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Acrylic Color Mixing Made Easy
Next Steps in Crochet
The Metalsmith's Toolbox
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
Infinite Cables
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Stunning Succulent Arrangements
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Cooking Mistakes
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Classic Pies Made Easy
Essential Wirework Techniques
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Shuttle Tatting
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
My First Lace Shawl
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Freeform Crochet
Adventures in Garter Stitch
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Mediterranean Favorites
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Professional Family Portraits
Spectacular Stamping
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Creative Cabled Necklines
Micro Torch Basics
Jewelry Workshop
Improve Your Knitting
Improve Your Crochet
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Authentic Italian Soups
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Joining Crochet Motifs
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
How to Teach It
Foundations of Spinning
Homemade Italian Pasta
Floor Loom Weaving
My First Socks
Flawless Finishing
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Jam & Marmalade
Artisan Cheese Making
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Short Rows
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Know Your Wool
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Creative Quilt Backs
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Crocheting in the Round
Transform Your Garden Design
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Classic Croissants at Home
Homestyle Pan Sauces
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Artisan Bread Making
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Designing Modern Quilts
French Pastry Shop Classics
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Knit to Flatter
Knitting With Beads
Complete Knife Skills
Lace Shawl Design
Handknit Garment Design
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Knit Lab
Lace from the Inside Out
Big Bowls
Love Your Vegetables
Custom Yoke Sweater
Blocking Handknits
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Celtic Cables
Next Steps in Intarsia
Building Flavorful Soups
Foundations of Double Knitting
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Mastering Lace Shawls
Design Your Own Cowl
The Hand-Painted Cake
Basic Fondant Techniques
Modern Buttercream
Machine Embroidered Classics
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
Metalsmithing at Home
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Seaming Beyond the Basics
My First Sweater
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Curvy Knits
Seaming Handknits
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Mastering Cable Design
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Sweater Surgery
New Directions in Lace
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Wee Ones
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Amazing Crochet Textures
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Button Bands & Buttonholes
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Brilliant Knit Beads
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Tunisian Crochet
Knit Lab: In the Round
Explorations In Cables
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Hats Four Ways
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Perfect Pizza at Home
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Entrelac Knitting
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Fit Your Knits
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Knit Sock Workshop
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Paint & Palette Essentials
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Quick & Easy Crochet Cowls
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Curvy Crochet
Essential Short Row Techniques
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
The Couture Dress
Bonsai Design Techniques
Filigree Jewelry: With a Twist!
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Sweetheart Shawls
Miniature French Desserts
Draw Better Portraits

21 Class Projects

Class: My First Socks
with Lucy Neatby

Class: Moebius Knitting With Cat Bordhi
with Cat Bordhi

Class: Explorations in Brioche Knitting
with Nancy Marchant

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