I have always been a manual and creative person. Dough, wood, paper, fabric, bins...everything went through my hands... Both my grandmothers were excellent knitters. They taught me the basic knitting stitches when I was about 7 years old. I adore knitting but my poor joints don't allow me to enjoy knitting for hours. From my mother I inherited my painting skills which are in a sleep mode at the moment. Fed up for quite a long time with my ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sewing Swimsuits: The Supportive One-Piece
Playing with Curves
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Gluten-Free Italian Classics
Plus-Size Pant Fitting
Quick & Easy English Paper Piecing
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Sketching the City in Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Pet Portraits in Watercolor
Simple Soups From Scratch
Baking With the Gluten-Free Girl
Word Play: Personalize Your Quilts
Improve Your Paintings: Luminous Watercolor Mixing
Simple & Stunning Watercolor Techniques
Sketching Landscapes in Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Basics of Digital Photography
The Essential Guide to Photoshop
Sewing Lingerie
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Fitting Fashion Knits the Palmer/Pletsch Way
Realistic Watercolors Step by Step
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Stunning Circle Quilt
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Machine Quilting Borders & Backgrounds
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Serger Solutions: Troubleshooting Techniques
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Sew Confident: Essential Techniques for Beginners
Artisan Bread in Minutes
Fabric Know-How
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Underneath It All
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sewing Designer Jeans
The Perfect Jeans
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Fast-Track Fitting
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Creative Serging
Beginner Serging
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Transform Your Garden Design
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Amazing Crochet Textures
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Machine Embroidered Classics
Complete Knife Skills
Flawless Finishing
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing With Knits
Modern Buttercream
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Shoot It!
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Scrap Quilting
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Wee Ones
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Project Upcycle
The Costume Box
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Mastering Lace Shawls
Jewelry Workshop
Sewing Studio
Quilting Quickly II
Knit Lab
Quilting Quickly
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Pant Construction Techniques
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Creative Cabled Necklines
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Texture
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Hand Quilting
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Pant Fitting Techniques
Kids Romper Revamp
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Bonsai Wiring Essentials

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Crocodile Stitch Flower Hat
One Skein Knit Shrug
Classic Cabled Cowl
Sugar Bear Hooded Cardigan