SugarLand, Texas

I started with painting oils on grass and canvas. I have been painting for about 40 years. My mother help me with quilts when I was a very young girl. I started going to College at North Texas State in Denton, Texas. We then moved to Arvada, Colorado. I started college at Red Rocks Community College. There I received my Associate Degree in Art, Animation and Graphics. Then I was accepted at the University of Denver. I was very happy, but ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Pet Portraits in Colored Pencil
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Shirtmaking
Shirtmaking Details
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Compositing in Photoshop From Start to Finish
Knit Faster With Combination Knitting
Modern Stranded Knitting Techniques
Thread-Painting Essentials: Photorealistic Quilts
Sewing Swimsuits: The Supportive One-Piece
Cinnamon Rolls: Classic to Contemporary
Next Steps in Silhouette Studio
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Creative Quilting With Rulers
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Know Your Multi-Needle Embroidery Machine
Creative Free-Motion Techniques
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Baking With the Gluten-Free Girl
Bake Your Own Bagels, Bialys & Pretzels
How to Make Doll Clothes
Heirloom Sewing
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
The Artful T-Shirt
Sew Sturdy: The Ultimate Travel Bag
Contemporary Curves: Double Wedding Ring Quilts
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
Quick Techniques for Classic Blocks: Wrenches, Stars & Twists
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Quick & Easy English Paper Piecing
Smart Techniques for Working With Wedges
Simple to Stunning: Disappearing Blocks With Pre-Cuts
Connect the Blocks: Designing Custom Sashings
Sweet Seasons: Winter Poinsettia
The Ultimate Sugar Rose
Exotic Sugar Orchids
Smart Fabrication From Start to Finish
Essential Techniques for Sewing Knits
How Color Affects You: What Science Reveals
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Fast & Furious: Quilt-As-You-Go With Pre-Cuts
Perfect Points With Paper Piecing
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Bead Embroidery: Beyond the Basics
Editing Essentials: Professional Lettering Techniques
Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Quick Quilt-As-You-Go
Torch-Fired Enameling: Luscious Color & Design
Piece Any Project: Conquer Challenging Seams
Top Techniques for Big Quilts
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Smart Editing Techniques for Machine Embroidery Designs
Stumpwork: Raised Embroidery Essentials
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
Quilled & Sculpted Cards
Cooking the Northern Italian Way
Mobile Photography
Colored Pencil Essentials
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Goldwork Embroidery
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Lovely Layered Cards From Top to Bottom
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Silhouette Savvy
Patterned Paper Play
Travel Scrapbooking With Amy Tan
Standout Titles & Creative Journaling
Cardmaking Essentials: Thank You Cards
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Hoop Savvy
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Fusible Appliqué Made Easy
Piece Like a Pro
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Learn to Quilt: Colorful Bed Quilt
Learn to Quilt: Cozy Throw Quilt
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Pant Construction Techniques
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Sew Confident: Essential Techniques for Beginners
Editing Essentials: Splitting & Aligning Designs
Creative Cuts for Color Reveals
Fabulous Bows & Fashion Details
Getting Started With Upholstery
Smarter Strip Quilting
Estonian Lace Explained
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Underneath It All
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Cards With Dimension
Bead Embroidery
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Creative Die Cutting With Your Cricut
Torch-Fired Enameling: The Immersion Method
Metalsmithing at Home
Custom Cake Toppers: Step by Step
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Couture Finishing Techniques
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
Jacket Fitting Techniques
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Sewing on the Bias
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Paper-Pieced Stars
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay
Playful Textures for Easy Appliqué Quilts
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Quick & Easy Quilting
Design Your Own Handbag
Dimensional Machine Embroidery
The Machine Embroidered Sweater
Embroidering With Ribbon
Artistic Marquetry Techniques
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Start Machine Quilting
Finishing School: Better Borders
Amazing Appliqué
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
The Classic Double Wedding Ring
Jewelry Workshop
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Sewing With Silks
In the Hoop Gifts
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Quick Quilted Gifts
Machine Embroidered Appliqué
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Making Leather Bags
Simple Fresh Quilts
Embroidery Software Essentials
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Sculpted Dog Cake
Elements of Design Editing
High-Fashion Heels
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Knit Lab
Figure Anatomy for the Artist
Sewing Texture
Sewing With Knits
Artistic Digitizing: From Inspiration to Stitch
Creative Longarm Quilting
Pet Portraits
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
The Twisted Irish Chain
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Fast-Track Fitting
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Introduction to Bargello
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sensational Square-agonals®
Homemade Italian Pasta
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Strip Your Stash
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Diamond Quilt Designs
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Sewing Studio
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Project Upcycle
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Machine Embroidered Classics
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Continuous Line Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Luminous Lone Star
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Flying Fat Quarters
Sewing on the Edge
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Scrap Quilting
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Shuttle Tatting
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Playful Piecing Techniques
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Sewing Designer Jeans
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Mastering Lace Shawls
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Creative Serging
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Re-Piecing the Past
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Quilting Quickly
Quilting Quickly II
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Sewing Fashion Knits
Linear Landscape Quilts
New Directions in Lace
Pieced Hexies
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Sweetheart Shawls
Knitting With Beads
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Machine Quilting with Templates
Design It, Quilt It
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Thread Art
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Stitch & Slash
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
The Costume Box
Custom Cabled Pullovers
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Decorative Seams
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Stabilizer Savvy
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Precision Piecing
Playing with Curves
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Pant Fitting Techniques
Designing Modern Quilts
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Cabled Necklines
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Classic Croissants at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sewing With Oilcloth
Four Simple Fabrics, One Amazing Quilt
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Micro Torch Basics
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Hand Quilting
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Sewing Custom Valances
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Beginner Serging
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sew the Perfect Fit
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Mexican Comfort Food
Learn to Sew: Simple Bags
Learn to Knit: Essential Skills for Beginning Knitters
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Wire Weaving Bracelets: Basics & Beyond
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
How to Start a Machine Embroidery Business
Stunning Circle Quilt
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Fusible Appliqué Secrets
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Simple to Sensational Doughnuts
Classic Table Linens
My First Lace Shawl
Crazy Quilts
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Designing Details: Pockets
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Appliqué Your Knits With Machine Embroidery
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting

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Class: The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
with Eileen Roche

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