Hello! My name is Hope. I started my crafting adventure by helping my Mom make Christmas ornaments from Montgomery Ward at age 6. She showed me how to take a straight pin, load on beads and a sequin so she could put it onto Styrofoam shapes. I still have those ornaments years later. After that, I went on to learn how to crochet, embroider, sew (somewhat) and make jewelry. My husband is retired, so I have built an at home business to ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since January 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Complete Knife Skills
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Spectacular Stamping
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
In the Hoop Gifts
Amazing Crochet Textures
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Creative Serging
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Design Your Own Handbag
Artisan Bread Making
Classic Croissants at Home
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Beginner Serging
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Jam & Marmalade
Artisan Cheese Making
Scrap Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting
Sew Retro Perfect Bombshell Dress
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Sewing Studio
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Quickly
Shoot It!

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

One Skein Knit Shrug
Lemoyne Star Quilted Trivet