Fredericton, NB

I learned to knit from my mom, by knitting Barbie clothes which were all the rage when I was in Grade 6. Now, kids wouldn't be caught dead playing dolls at the age of 11! I also learned to sew from my mom, and through "Home Economics Classes", which always seemed to be taught by British or European ladies--strict, but kind. Since retiring from teaching in Ontario, I have moved to Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada and am meeting new friends ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sew to Flatter: Plan Your Best Wardrobe
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Bake for Good: Kids
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Sewing Swimsuits: The Supportive One-Piece
Sewing Bras: Foam, Lace & Beyond
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Couches & Sofas
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
The Essential Guide to Photoshop
Shirtmaking Details
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures
Sewing on the Edge
Low & Slow BBQ at Home
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Chinese Takeout Favorites
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Secrets to Whole-Grain Bread Baking
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Cooking Mistakes
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
French Pastry Shop Classics
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Flawless Finishing
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Transform Your Garden Design
Sewing Fashion Knits
Designing Details: Pockets
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Complete Knife Skills
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Amazing Crochet Textures
Underneath It All
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Adjust the Bust
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Playing with Curves
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing With Knits
Modern Buttercream
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Know Your Wool
Brilliant Knit Beads
Short Rows
Celtic Cables
Shoot It!
Entrelac Knitting
Artisan Cheese Making
Knitting With Beads
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
The Couture Dress
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop
Fit Your Knits
Sewing Studio
Quilting Quickly
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Designing Modern Quilts
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sew the Perfect Fit
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Basic Fondant Techniques
Micro Torch Basics
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Linear Landscape Quilts
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Pant Fitting Techniques
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Ins & Outs of Grafting
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Hats Four Ways
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Classic Croissants at Home
Creative Cabled Necklines
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
The Hand-Painted Cake
Color Play for Quilters
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Artisan Bread Making
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Mediterranean Favorites
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Creative Serging
Sewing Designer Jeans
Modern Jacket Techniques
Draw Better Portraits
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

One Skein Knit Shrug
Sugar Bear Hooded Cardigan
Texture Tunic

31 Class Projects

Class: Sewing on the Edge
with Lynda Maynard

Class: The Iconic Tweed Jacket
with Lorna Knight

Class: Sewing on the Edge
with Lynda Maynard

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