janu

Arlington, Virginia

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Crafting and art is something I discovered first one summer when working as a camp counselor. Another counselor taught me how to make a back-strap loom. I wove a hounds-tooth patterned purse. From there I moved on to studying calligraphy. I probably have devoted more formal learning time to this craft out of all the rest. But I have worked also with glass and clay--another medium giving a different sense of discovery. I enjoy knitting a good ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Metalsmithing at Home
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Knit Lab: In the Round
Explorations In Cables
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Improve Your Knitting
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
My First Sweater
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Spectacular Stamping
Amazing Crochet Textures
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Machine Embroidered Classics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Basic Fondant Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Beginner Serging
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
How to Teach It
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Jewelry Workshop
Creative Cabled Necklines
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Spindling
Hats Four Ways
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Micro Torch Basics
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Modern Buttercream

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

One Skein Knit Shrug