liz o

El Cerrito, CA

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I've been doing crafty things for years...now that I'm contemplating retirement I want to concentrate my energies on things that I have had little time to pursue during my working years. I have been playing around with designs using GIMP, a free image manipulation and drawing software program, and now want to learn how to create art quilts based on some of my GIMP patterns. I am fascinated by the intersection of craft and art and the role that ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since December 2011


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Mexican Comfort Food
Spectacular Stamping
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Start Machine Quilting
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Flawless Finishing
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Amazing Crochet Textures
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Homemade Italian Pasta
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Complete Knife Skills
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Linear Landscape Quilts
Design It, Quilt It
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Floor Loom Weaving
Rigid Heddle Weaving
How to Teach It
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Thread Art
Artisan Bread Making
Jam & Marmalade
Artisan Cheese Making
Stitch & Slash
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Stupendous Stitching
Art Quilting 101
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting