Columbus, OH USA

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:

Colorful Patchwork Bags & Baskets
Craft & Create With Your Cricut Explore
Creative Die Cutting With Your Cricut
Mix & Match Clutch Bag Techniques
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
In the Hoop Gifts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Cooking Mistakes
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Perfect Pizza at Home
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Quilting Quickly
Machine Quilting
Artisan Cheese Making
Modern Buttercream
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Creative Quilt Backs
Classic Croissants at Home
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Spectacular Stamping
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Amazing Crochet Textures
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Smart Editing Techniques for Machine Embroidery Designs
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Editing Essentials: Professional Lettering Techniques
Editing Essentials: Splitting & Aligning Designs
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Getting Started With Upholstery
Learn to Sew: Simple Bags
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
Embroidery Software Essentials
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Complete Knife Skills
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Machine Embroidered Classics
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Beginner Serging
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Jam & Marmalade
Scrap Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Sewing Studio
Quilting Quickly II
Shoot It!
Creative Serging
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Design Your Own Handbag
Artisan Bread Making
Machine Embroidered Lace Classics
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
Making Leather Bags
How to Start a Machine Embroidery Business
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Stabilizer Savvy

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

One Skein Knit Shrug
Lemoyne Star Quilted Trivet