Chris_Paz363780

Temecula, CA USA

I especially love to sew garments, make quilts and do a little knitting as well. When I was a kid, I walked to the local hardware store and bought myself a Coats & Clark how-to needlecraft booklet, a long pair of skinny knitting needles, and a small skein of a pretty yellow-colored yarn. Didn't know any knitters, didn't know what I was doing. I simply knew that I wanted to knit. It took me a while to figure out how to cast on and put two ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since December 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Bead Embroidery
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Blocking Handknits
Seaming Handknits
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Mexican Comfort Food
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Adjust the Bust
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Vegetable Gardening: Innovative Small-Space Solutions
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Decorative Seams
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Couture Finishing Techniques
Underneath It All
Designing Details: Pockets
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Modern Jacket Techniques
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
The Couture Dress
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Perfect Pizza at Home
Crazy Quilts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Classic Croissants at Home
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Wee Ones
Machine Quilting
Mastering Lace Shawls
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Quilting Quickly II
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Stitch & Slash
Pant Fitting Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques
Creative Cabled Necklines
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Know Your Wool
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Adventures in Garter Stitch
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: The Wingback Chair
Custom Bedding: Designer Bedskirts
Stashbusting
Miniature French Desserts
Homemade Chocolate Candy: Truffles, Bonbons & More
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
New Directions in Lace: Hats
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Short Rows
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Custom Yoke Sweater
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Simply Stunning Scarves
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

One Skein Knit Shrug