Oregon, USA

I began sewing with garments in high school. Then I made a lot of skating outfits for friends. As an adult I moved on to quilting. Work always got in the way but now I am retired and hope to fit in more quilting and knitting. Learned knitting here on Craftsy and now have a new hobby.

Craftsy Member since December 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Cook More, Weigh Less
Start Machine Quilting
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Design Your Own Handbag
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Modern Buttercream
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Brilliant Knit Beads
Hand Quilting
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Pieced Hexies
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Four Simple Fabrics, One Amazing Quilt
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Tunisian Crochet
Mexican Comfort Food
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Crazy Quilts
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques
My First Socks
Quick Quilt-As-You-Go
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Pick the Perfect Stitch Pattern: Knit & Purl Know-How
Join as You Go: Seamless Crochet Techniques
Bake for Good: Kids
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Embroidering With Ribbon
Next Steps in Intarsia
Word Play: Personalize Your Quilts
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Colorwork Made Easy
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Cut Your Knitting: Strand & Steek With Confidence
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Quilting Quickly II
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Smarter Strip Quilting
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Celtic Cables
My First Sweater
Blocking Handknits
Hats Four Ways
Essential Techniques for Sock Knitting
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
2015 Summer Block of the Month
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Piping Cookies That Pop!
Next Steps in Crochet
Creative Quilt Backs
Knit Lab
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Shuttle Tatting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Professional Family Portraits
Re-Piecing the Past
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Creative Cabled Necklines
Curvy Knits
Quilting Quickly
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Everyday Thai Cooking
Simple Soups From Scratch
Custom Yoke Sweater
Slow-Cooker Savvy: Make Your Best Meals
Simple Fresh Quilts
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Cooking Mistakes
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Beginner Serging
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Knit to Flatter
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Explorations In Cables
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Joining Crochet Motifs
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Flying Fat Quarters
Amazing Crochet Textures
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Improve Your Knitting
Fit Your Knits
Seaming Handknits
Perfect Pizza at Home
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Machine Quilting
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Scrap Quilting
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Wee Ones
Short Rows
Mastering Lace Shawls
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Know Your Wool
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Handknit Garment Design
Sweater Surgery
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Entrelac Knitting
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Freeform Crochet
My First Lace Shawl
Strip Your Stash
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Improve Your Crochet
My First Crochet Cardigan
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Crochet: Basics & Beyond

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Nelson the Owl

8 Class Projects

Class: Quilting Quickly II
with Jenny Doan

Class: Crazy Quilts
with Allie Aller

Class: Crafty Crochet Embellishments
with Linda Permann

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