Sapphire Valley, NC

I love knitting, quilting and hand & machine embroidery. I love to learn new techniques as well as improve the skills I currently have. Crafts bring me a lot of joy - relaxation, the thrill of accomplishment and new friends. I started crocheting when I was in elementary school. My grandmother taught me and we spent many wonderful hours together crocheting "granny squares". Around the same age, my mother taught me a number of hand ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since January 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

My First Sweater
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
2015 Summer Block of the Month
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Stunning Circle Quilt
Embroidering With Ribbon
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Professional Family Portraits
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Spectacular Stamping
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Complete Knife Skills
Amazing Crochet Textures
Shuttle Tatting
Crazy Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Explorations In Cables
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Ins & Outs of Grafting
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Mastering Lace Shawls
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Perfect Pizza at Home
The Hand-Painted Cake
Modern Buttercream
Micro Torch Basics
Basic Fondant Techniques
Short Rows
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Creative Quilt Backs
Creative Cabled Necklines
Know Your Wool
Re-Piecing the Past
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals