Carrollton, TX

Grew up around many quilts made by family members. Over the years I stopped seeing them being made. When I was pregnant with my first daughter I drove by a craft shop that specialized in quilts and needlepoint and I was mezmerized and fell in love with quilting.

Craftsy Member since December 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

How to Draw
Sewing Corsets: Essential Techniques
Stunning Panoramas: Simplify Your Workflow
Bake for Good: Kids
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Decorate With Confidence: Smart Sewing Techniques
Classic Pies Made Easy
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
Drawing Dimension: Shading Techniques
Goldwork Embroidery
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Introduction to Bargello
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Machine Quilting Borders & Backgrounds
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Cooking for Two
Essential Guide to Tailoring
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Stunning Circle Quilt
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Draw Better Portraits
Simple Techniques for Better Portraits
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Modern Jacket Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Love Your Vegetables
Cooking Essentials: All About Beef
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Creative Longarm Quilting
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Finishing School: Better Borders
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Quick Quilted Gifts
The Artful Copy: How to Paint Like a Master
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Spectacular Stamping
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Amazing Crochet Textures
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Complete Knife Skills
Transform Your Garden Design
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Flawless Finishing
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Design Your Own Handbag
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Decorative Seams
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Painting the Nude
Flemish Master Painting Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Underneath It All
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Drawing With Colored Pencils
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Painting With Color: A Contemporary Approach
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Strip Your Stash
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Professional Family Portraits
Painting an Allegory: Concept to Canvas
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Precision Piecing
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Continuous Line Quilting
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Shuttle Tatting
Bead & Tapestry Cuffs
Sewing Designer Jeans
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Basic Fondant Techniques
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Drawing Facial Features
Sew the Perfect Fit
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Paper Arts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Designing Modern Quilts
Micro Torch Basics
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Thread Art
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Shoot It!
Sassy Librarian Blouse
The Couture Dress
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Sewing Studio
Pant Fitting Techniques
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Re-Piecing the Past
Pant Construction Techniques
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Pieced Hexies
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Playing with Curves
Perspective in Landscape Drawing
Adjust the Bust
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Hats Four Ways
Knit Lab
How to Teach It
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Sewing on the Edge
The Fair Isle Vest
Curvy Knits
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Machine Quilting with Templates
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Design It, Quilt It
Scrap Quilting
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Perfect Pizza at Home
Creative Cabled Necklines
Modern Buttercream
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Linear Landscape Quilts
Fashion Draping
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Fast-Track Fitting
Artisan Bread Making
Sewing on the Bias
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Sewing Texture
Diamond Quilt Designs
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sewing With Silks
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Drawn to Painting
Sewing Custom Valances
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Machine Quilting
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Couture Finishing Techniques
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Making Leather Bags
Fabric Know-How
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Designing Details: Pockets
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Cooking Mistakes
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops