Bend, OR

I enjoy quilting, sewing and knitting and have been using my free time in retirement to improve my skills.

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Designing Elegant Edible Gardens
Perfect Points With Paper Piecing
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Love Your Vegetables
Cook More, Weigh Less
The Perfect Jeans
Sewing Swimsuits: The Supportive One-Piece
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Sewing Bras: Foam, Lace & Beyond
Quick & Delicious: Make the Most of Your Blender
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Cooking With Cast Iron
The Artful T-Shirt
Sewing on the Bias
Finishing Techniques for Savvy Sewers
Heirloom Sewing
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Fitting Fashion Knits the Palmer/Pletsch Way
How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone
How To Grow Anything: Make Your Trees & Shrubs Thrive
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
The New Chicken Dinner
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Homemade Italian Pasta
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
Shirtmaking Details
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
How to Make Doll Clothes
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Stabilizer Savvy
Serger Solutions: Troubleshooting Techniques
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Growing Heirloom Tomatoes
Year-Round Beauty
The Baker's Guide to French Breads
Decorate With Confidence: Smart Sewing Techniques
Big Bowls
Building Flavorful Soups
Design Your Own Handbag
Gorgeous Garden Design
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
Artisan Bread Making
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Machine Quilting Borders & Backgrounds
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
Grow Better Greens
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
The Extended Harvest
Sewing Notions Workshop
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Professional Slipcovering Techniques
Getting Started With Upholstery
Sewing Lingerie
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Fabric Know-How
Mastering Construction: Foundation Techniques
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Flawless Finishing
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Spectacular Stamping
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Amazing Crochet Textures
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
The Art of Stir-Frying
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Complete Knife Skills
Transform Your Garden Design
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Sewing Knits That Fit
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Sewing Designer Jeans
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Underneath It All
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sew the Perfect Fit
Making Leather Bags
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Professional Family Portraits
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Classic Croissants at Home
Color Play for Quilters
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Linear Landscape Quilts
Creative Serging
Mittens and Gloves Galore
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Design It, Quilt It
Thread Art
Beginner Serging
Sewing With Knits
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Art Quilting 101
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Sewing Studio
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sewing on the Edge
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop
Basic Fondant Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Custom Yoke Sweater
Knit Lab
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Machine Quilting with Templates
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Modern Buttercream
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing Fashion Knits
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Creative Cabled Necklines
Celtic Cables
The Fair Isle Vest
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Lace Shawl Design
Sewing With Silks
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Micro Torch Basics
Decorative Seams
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Cooking Mistakes
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Basics of Digital Photography
Custom Bedding: Decorative Shams & Bolsters
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Classic Table Linens
Couture Finishing Techniques
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Playing with Curves
Machine Embroidered Classics

8 Class Projects

Class: Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
with Joan Hawley

Class: Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
with Joan Hawley

Class: Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
with Joan Hawley

8 Projects »