Barbara Hughes

Oshkosh, WI

Some years ago I started a girls club at our church. I've had girls ages 5 - 16. Part of our work was teaching the girls to sew. Even though I consider myself a rookie, I enjoyed it. We made pumpkins, scarecrows, dolls, stuffed kittys, aprons, PJs etc... I learned as I went. Taught the girls the parts of the sewing machine and it was so exciting to hear those machines humming. One little girl was only five and had to stand up at her machine ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since January 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Knit-Along 2016: Socks
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Bake for Good: Kids
Professional Family Portraits
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Machine Embroidered Classics
Raising the Bar: Quilting Linear Spaces
Creative Free-Motion Techniques
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Crocheting in the Round
Amazing Crochet Textures
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Finishing School: Better Borders
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Design Your Own Handbag
Start Free-Motion Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sensational Square-agonals®
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Precision Piecing
Quilting Quickly
Quilting Quickly II
Continuous Line Quilting
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Pieced Hexies
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Designing Modern Quilts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Stitch & Slash
Stupendous Stitching
Creative Quilt Backs
Know Your Wool
Scrap Quilting
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Playing with Curves
Strip Your Stash
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Machine Quilting with Templates
Modern Buttercream
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Creative Cabled Necklines
The Hand-Painted Cake
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Luminous Lone Star
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills

3 Class Projects

Class: Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
with Peggy Martin

Class: Scrap Quilting
with Pepper Cory

Class: Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
with Peggy Martin

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