Brier, WA

I've always described myself as a "dabbler". I guess the new term is "omni-crafter". The first fascination with sewing was when my mom made a pencil case at the last minute out of a zipper and some canvas. I was impressed and only 5 or 6. My Grandma D was a sewist and a baker. Girl Scouts allowed me to try hand sewing, embroidery stitches, baking, painting, collage. I loved drawing in school and was very proud to have one of my drawings selected ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Flawless Finishing
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
How to Start a Machine Embroidery Business
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Complete Knife Skills
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Transform Your Garden Design
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Stupendous Stitching
Machine Embroidered Classics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Making Leather Bags
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sewing Designer Jeans
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Stitch & Slash
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Creative Quilt Backs
The Couture Dress
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Metalsmithing at Home
Basic Fondant Techniques
Fashion Draping
Design Your Own Handbag
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Pieced Hexies
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Micro Torch Basics
Modern Buttercream
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Creative Cabled Necklines
The Hand-Painted Cake
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing With Knits
The Metalsmith's Toolbox
Spectacular Stamping
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Quilting Quickly