I have always loved creating different unique pieces. My creative journey began afer retiring from the military when I took up quilting in 2001 as a hobby along with tole painting. I started slowly and then studied astrology combining it to create unique birth chart quilted wall hangings. Shortly after, I decided to quilt some of my own photos. I love making one of a kind designs and even when I have a pattern I always end up putting my own ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

2015 Summer Block of the Month
Complete Knife Skills
Draw Better Portraits
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Dimensional Machine Embroidery
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Amazing Crochet Textures
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Sewing Texture
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Quilting Quickly
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Creative Quilt Backs
Thread Art
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Machine Quilting
Basic Fondant Techniques
Design It, Quilt It
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Linear Landscape Quilts
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
The Hand-Painted Cake
Short Rows
Perfect Pizza at Home
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Modern Buttercream
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Micro Torch Basics
Know Your Wool
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry

14 Class Projects

Class: Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
with Ann Petersen

Class: Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
with Leah Day

Class: Design It, Quilt It
with Cindy Needham

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