I took up knitting in 2009, a little crochet. Then I learned to spin my own yarn, process raw fiber, dye, card batts etc. I have probably spun at least 12 lbs of fiber. Gave away a lot of it, made 2 hats, done samplers for the guild swap. I have knitted 3 sweaters so far And knitted a dozen scarves ( out of regular yarn before I learned to spin). I found Craftsy and was intrigued by the idea of quilting a wall hanging from a photo...which ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Draw Better Portraits
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
2015 Summer Block of the Month
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Torch-Fired Enameling: The Immersion Method
Spectacular Stamping
Gorgeous Garden Design
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Artisan Cheese Making
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Freeform Crochet
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Transform Your Garden Design
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Professional Family Portraits
Amazing Crochet Textures
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Making Leather Bags
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Sweater Surgery
Sweetheart Shawls
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Micro Torch Basics
Beginner Serging
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing With Knits
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Thread Art
The Fair Isle Vest
Know Your Wool
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Short Rows
Celtic Cables
Shuttle Tatting
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Entrelac Knitting
Bead & Tapestry Cuffs
Tunisian Crochet
Knitting With Beads
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
The Couture Dress
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Art Quilting 101
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Curvy Knits
Knit Sock Workshop
Fit Your Knits
Paper Arts
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Jewelry Workshop
Quilting Quickly
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Handknit Garment Design
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay
Pant Construction Techniques
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Stitch & Slash
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Metalsmithing at Home
Pant Fitting Techniques
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Designing Modern Quilts
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Sewing Texture
Fashion Draping
Creative Cabled Necklines
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Soldering: Basics & Beyond
Filigree Jewelry: With a Twist!
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Flawless Finishing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

One Skein Knit Shrug