I started sewing in home economics in junior high school (it was not called middle school then). I've sewn everything from bags & everyday clothing, to wedding garments. I have dabbled in quilting and have made a total of four crib sized quilts. Finally, I started knitting in 2015 after seeing the beautiful knitting of my neighbor. Now I am addicted to buying every craftsy class possible......I mean seriously addicted.

Craftsy Member since January 2014

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sewing Custom Valances
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Stunning Circle Quilt
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Fabric Know-How
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: The Wingback Chair
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Love Your Vegetables
Secrets of Gluten-Free Baking
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Foundations of Double Knitting
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Cooking Mistakes
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Playing with Curves
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Short Rows
Creative Cabled Necklines
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Design Your Own Cowl
My First Sweater
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
My First Socks
Knit Lab: In the Round
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
In the Hoop Gifts
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Stabilizer Savvy
Knit Lab
Explorations In Cables
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Improve Your Knitting
Finishing School: Better Borders
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Introduction to Bargello
Couture Finishing Techniques
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Drawing Facial Features
Drawing With Colored Pencils
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Homemade Salty Snacks
Classic Croissants at Home
Project Upcycle
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Inside Vogue Patterns: Badgley Mischka V1399
Sewing Knits That Fit
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Fashion Draping
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Sew the Perfect Fit
Fast-Track Fitting
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Amazing Crochet Textures
Machine Quilting
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Adjust the Bust
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Decorative Seams
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Sewing With Silks
Professional Family Portraits
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Sewing on the Bias
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Machine Embroidery With Knits
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Making Leather Bags
Underneath It All
Jacket Fitting Techniques
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Beginner Serging
Creative Serging
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Tunisian Crochet
Sewing Designer Jeans
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sewing With Knits
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Couture Dress
Design Your Own Handbag
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Sewing on the Edge
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Machine Embroidered Classics
Creative Quilt Backs
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag

9 Class Projects

Class: Couture Dressmaking Techniques
with Alison Smith

Class: Explorations In Cables
with Patty Lyons

Class: Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
with Jacquie Gering

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