Junction City, OR

I enjoy longarm quilting, machine embroidery, and reading. I will be able to enjoy these crafts even more starting Jan.2013 as I am retiring from my "real" job. I have enjoyed my career as a Med. Technologist for 49 years. I've especially enjoyed the last 7 as a Microbiologist. But, it's time to move on to my craft world and try to make a dent in all those projects stacked up waiting for me to tackle them. We have 2 cats, a dog, and 2 donkeys. ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since November 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Linear Landscape Quilts
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Sew Sturdy: The Ultimate Travel Bag
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Simple to Stunning: Disappearing Blocks With Pre-Cuts
Editing Essentials: Professional Lettering Techniques
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Beginner Serging
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Editing Essentials: Splitting & Aligning Designs
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Sewing With Knits
Creative Serging
Serger Solutions: Troubleshooting Techniques
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Four Simple Fabrics, One Amazing Quilt
Machine Quilting Borders & Backgrounds
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Smarter Strip Quilting
Piece Like a Pro
Hoop Savvy
Machine Embroidered Appliqué
Introduction to Bargello
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Amazing Appliqué
Quick & Easy Quilting
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
In the Hoop Gifts
Appliqué Your Knits With Machine Embroidery
The Machine Embroidered Sweater
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Dimensional Machine Embroidery
Stabilizer Savvy
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Elements of Design Editing
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Quick Quilted Gifts
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Sensational Square-agonals®
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Creative Longarm Quilting
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Machine Embroidered Classics
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Precision Piecing
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Quilting Quickly II
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Art Quilting 101
Diamond Quilt Designs
Design It, Quilt It
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Designing Modern Quilts
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Stupendous Stitching
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Playing with Curves
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Quilting Quickly
Strip Your Stash
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Machine Quilting with Templates
Sewing Texture
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Creative Quilt Backs
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Scrap Quilting
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Artistic Digitizing: From Inspiration to Stitch
Thread Art
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design