DeKalb, IL

I'm an artist who teaches online, works in oil and watercolors and who likes to sew!

Craftsy Member since January 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Fashion Draping
Editing Essentials: Splitting & Aligning Designs
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Machine Embroidery With Terrycloth and More
Editing Essentials: Professional Lettering Techniques
Smart Editing Techniques for Machine Embroidery Designs
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
The Baker's Guide to French Breads
Fitting Fashion Knits the Palmer/Pletsch Way
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
Realistic Watercolors Step by Step
Shirtmaking Details
The New Chicken Dinner
Latin American Street Food: Empanadas, Arepas & Tostadas
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
Patternmaking Essentials: The Tailored Jacket
Drawing Fashion Flats
Embroidering Monograms by Machine
Elements of Design Editing
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Patternmaking Classics: The Wrap Dress
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
Essential Techniques for Sock Knitting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Cooking Mistakes
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Grow Better Greens
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Inside Vogue Patterns: Tracy Reese V1397
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Wool
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Wear What You Knit: Perfect Sweater Fit & Style
Sewing Mistakes: What Can Go Wrong & How to Make It Right
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Drawing Dimension: Shading Techniques
Painting Trees Through the Seasons
Fine Dressmaking
Pick the Perfect Stitch Pattern: Knit & Purl Know-How
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Secrets to Whole-Grain Bread Baking
Simple Techniques for Better Landscapes
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Acrylic Landscape Painting
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Master the Methods
Chinese Takeout Favorites
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Everyday Thai Cooking
Secrets to Cooking Fish: Eight Essential Techniques
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Adjust the Bust
Plus-Size Pant Fitting
Hoop Savvy
Making Leather Bags
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Pen & Ink Essentials
Artisan Bread in Minutes
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Low & Slow BBQ at Home
The Machine Embroidered Sweater
Embroidery Software Essentials
My First Seamless Sweater
Coffee-Shop Cakes
Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Drawing Essentials: Rendering Form
One-Dish Meals Made New
On the Rise: Bun & Roll Techniques
Sewing Notions Workshop
Continuous-Line Embroidery
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Growing Heirloom Tomatoes
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Sew Confident
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Classic Table Linens
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
The Extended Harvest
Drawing Facial Expressions
Sketching for Concept Art
Painting With Color: A Contemporary Approach
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Couture Finishing Techniques
Love Your Vegetables
Homemade Salty Snacks
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
The Perfect Jeans
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Cooking Essentials: All About Pork
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
My First Socks
Paint & Palette Essentials
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Expressive Figure Drawing
Modern Jacket Techniques
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Beginner Serging
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Sewing on the Bias
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Professional Family Portraits
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Spectacular Stamping
Amazing Crochet Textures
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Creative Serging
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
French Pastry Shop Classics
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
The Art of Stir-Frying
Drawing the Draped Figure
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Sewing Knits That Fit
Sewing Designer Jeans
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
The Artful Copy: How to Paint Like a Master
The Classic Self-Portrait
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Building Flavorful Soups
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Complete Knife Skills
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
The Oil Painter's Handbook
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Homestyle Pan Sauces
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Improve Your Knitting
Figure Anatomy for the Artist
Designing Details: Pockets
Artisan Bread Making
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Painting an Allegory: Concept to Canvas
Painting the Nude
Flemish Master Painting Techniques
Pet Portraits
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Sweater Surgery
Knit Lab: In the Round
Traditional Portrait Drawing Techniques
Drawing Facial Features
Underneath It All
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sew the Perfect Fit
My First Sweater
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Fast-Track Fitting
Explorations In Cables
Decorative Seams
Celtic Cables
Sew Better, Sew Faster
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Sewing on the Edge
Shoot It!
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Hats Four Ways
Micro Torch Basics
Modern Buttercream
The Hand-Painted Cake
Perfect Pizza at Home
Mastering Zipper Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Button Bands & Buttonholes
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Drawn to Painting
Knit Sock Workshop
Knit to Flatter
Fit Your Knits
Sewing Fashion Knits
How to Teach It
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Pant Fitting Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Sewing With Knits
Know Your Wool
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Sewing Texture
The Couture Dress
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Jewelry Workshop
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sewing Custom Valances
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Knit Lab
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Creative Cabled Necklines
Sewing With Silks
Design Your Own Handbag
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Short Rows
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Inside Vogue Patterns: Badgley Mischka V1399
Sewing Lingerie
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Learn to Knit: Essential Skills for Beginning Knitters
Drawing Essentials: Inspired By Nature
The Ultimate Guide to Drawing Hands
Essential Linear Perspective Techniques
Drawing Anime Style
Mastering Construction: Foundation Techniques
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Designing Elegant Edible Gardens
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Fabric Know-How
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Draw Better Portraits
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Machine Embroidered Classics

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

12 Class Projects

Class: The Ultimate T-Shirt
with Marcy & Katherine Tilton

Class: My First Sweater
with Amy Ross

Class: Knit Lab
with Stefanie Japel

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