Upstate New York

I enjoy mostly sewing and papercrafts, as well as knitting and crocheting. When I was young, my mother, a master seamstress and embroiderer, taught me to sew, embroider and knit. I then taught myself crochet. While at times I am more into one thing than the other, I really do love them all. But only so much extracurricular time after taking care of our family-owned, very busy, business. My mother passed away a number of years ago, but every time ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Vibrant Stamping: Creative Color Techniques
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Sewing on the Edge
Handmade Sourdough
Artisan Bread Making
Learn to Knit: My First Hat
Perfect Pizza at Home
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Creative Cabled Necklines
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Know Your Wool
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Transform Your Garden Design
Amazing Crochet Textures
Creative Die Cutting With Your Cricut
My First Socks
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Short Rows
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Scrapbooking With Style: Clean & Simple Layouts
Homemade Italian Pasta
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Spectacular Stamping
Complete Knife Skills
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Handknit Garment Design
Sewing Fashion Knits
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Sew the Perfect Fit
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
The Wilton Method®: Buttercream Skills
Pant Construction Techniques
Fast-Track Fitting
Basic Fondant Techniques
The Hand-Painted Cake
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Underneath It All
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Modern Buttercream
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Knit to Flatter
Heirloom Lace Edgings
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Creative Serging
Stupendous Stitching
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sewing on the Bias
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Hand-Embellishing Knit Fabric
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Tunisian Crochet
Beginner Serging
Sewing With Knits
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Artisan Cheese Making
The Couture Dress
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Sewing Studio

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Sashiko Zen Pillow