ShelOKnits

Sitka, Alaska

I got my start crocheting at 8 followed by weaving and cross-stitch soon after. Within the last 5 years I've started making jewelry, sewing (after years of hit and miss) and just in the last couple years I started to knit. I had tried several times in the past but without much success but this time, it seems to be sticking. I guess you could say that I have yet to meet a craft I don't like. :) I also enjoy drawing and multi-media art and my ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
My First Infinity Scarf
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Cooking Mistakes
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Estonian Lace Explained
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Adventures in Garter Stitch
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Asian Wrap & Roll
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
New Directions in Lace: Hats
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Improve Your Crochet
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Wee Ones
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Sweater Surgery
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Complete Knife Skills
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Next Steps in Intarsia
Foundations of Spinning
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Knit to Flatter
Tunisian Crochet
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
Artisan Bread Making
Seaming Beyond the Basics
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Curvy Crochet
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
New Directions in Lace
Lace from the Inside Out
Rigid Heddle Weaving
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Entrelac Knitting
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Metalsmithing at Home
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Sewing With Knits
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Spindling
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Amazing Crochet Textures
Knitting With Beads
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Design Your Own Cowl
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Blocking Handknits
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Seaming Handknits
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
How to Teach It
Mastering Cable Design
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Handknit Garment Design
Lace Shawl Design
Shuttle Tatting
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Knit Sock Workshop
My First Sweater
Explorations In Cables
Improve Your Knitting
Knit Lab: In the Round
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Mastering Lace Shawls
Fit Your Knits
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Foundations of Double Knitting
Micro Torch Basics
Jewelry Workshop
Sewing Studio
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
The Costume Box
Knit Lab
Epoxy Clay Artistry
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Celtic Cables
Curvy Knits
Sweetheart Shawls
Hats Four Ways
Infinite Cables
Creative Cabled Necklines
Artisan Bread in Minutes
Spectacular Stamping
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Homemade Italian Pasta
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Learn to Knit: Essential Skills for Beginning Knitters
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Essential Short Row Techniques
Stashbusting
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
My First Lace Shawl
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

2 Class Projects

Class: Spindling
with Drucilla Pettibone

Class: Knit Lab: In the Round
with Stefanie Japel

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