I'm a knitter and a spinner. I also crochet (badly), do embroidery (mostly counted thread like cross-stitch and hardanger), quilt and sew. My grandmother taught me how to knit when I was about 4 -- I think she couldn't stand the idea of me just sitting around doing nothing. The idle hands theory.

Craftsy Member since June 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Simple Techniques for a Super Fit
Explorations In Cables
Custom Colorwork Techniques: Mitts
Modern Stranded Knitting Techniques
Techniques for Exciting Colorwork
Improve Your Knitting: Designer Tips & Tricks
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Cooking for Two
Vegetable Know-How
Knit Faster With Combination Knitting
Bavarian Twisted Stitches: Projects & Techniques
Infinite Cables
More Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Colorwork Made Easy
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Piping Cookies That Pop!
Mastering Multicolored Yarns
Knitting on the Bias
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Moebius Knitting With Cat Bordhi
Bead Embroidery: Beyond the Basics
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Secrets to Whole-Grain Bread Baking
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Pick the Perfect Stitch Pattern: Knit & Purl Know-How
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Twined Knitting
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
The Fair Isle Vest
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Adventures in Garter Stitch
Building Flavorful Soups
Color Play for Quilters
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Jam & Marmalade
Love Your Vegetables
Perfecting the Pie Crust
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Design Your Own Cowl
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Complete Knife Skills
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Improve Your Knitting
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Playing with Curves
Machine Quilting
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Design Your Own Handbag
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Re-Piecing the Past
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Floor Loom Weaving
New Directions in Lace
Blocking Handknits
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Seaming Handknits
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Short Rows
Celtic Cables
Lace Shawl Design
Entrelac Knitting
Rigid Heddle Weaving
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Curvy Knits
Mastering Lace Shawls
Knit Sock Workshop
Fit Your Knits
Hats Four Ways
Paper Arts
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Designing Modern Quilts
Diamond Quilt Designs
Precision Piecing
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Pieced Hexies
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Shoot It!
Artisan Bread Making
Pant Fitting Techniques
Scrap Quilting
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Strip Your Stash
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Foundations of Double Knitting
Knit to Flatter
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Lace from the Inside Out
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Hand Quilting
Handknit Garment Design
Mastering Cable Design
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Creative Cabled Necklines
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Custom Yoke Sweater
Stunning Succulent Arrangements
Secrets to Cooking Fish: Eight Essential Techniques
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Slow-Cooker Savvy: Make Your Best Meals
Sweater Surgery
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Essential Short Row Techniques
Flavorful Stews From Around the World
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Custom Bedding: Decorative Shams & Bolsters
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Custom Bedding: Designer Bedskirts
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Estonian Lace Explained
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Next Steps in Intarsia
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Perfect Pizza at Home
Flawless Finishing
Creative Quilt Backs

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

1 Class Project

Class: Mittens and Gloves Galore
with Marly Bird

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