Villeneuve, Switzerland

As a young girl my mother and aunts taught me to embroider, crochet, and sew. These skills served me well over the years. I made all formal and semi-formal dress for dances, wedding dresses to help pay for my college education, and my own garments. My career was technical not in creative arts but I enjoyed these crafts as a change from my worklife. I retired in 2007 and now had time to indulge in my leisure activities. I quilt and use my ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since January 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
The Artful T-Shirt
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Drawing Fashion Flats
Sew the Perfect Fit
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Complete Knife Skills
Sewing Knits That Fit
Sewing Designer Jeans
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Machine Embroidered Classics
Fast-Track Fitting
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Thread Art
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Jewelry Workshop
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Sewing With Knits
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Cooking Mistakes

5 Class Projects

Class: Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
with Leah Day

Class: Design It, Quilt It
with Cindy Needham

Class: Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
with Aga Kruk

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