Lesley Wood

Yorkshire, England

I have just started quilting, (Feb 2012) having sort of given up on sewing clothes as they never turn out right! However 5 months of being a Craftsy member is changing all that! I have signed up to a lot of the offered classes and I am loving the tuition. As my mum passed away quite early in life (she was 48, I was 25, and I have just turned 52) a lot of my crocheting and knitting skills disappeared with no one to ask when I got stuck. This ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since February 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

The Ultimate T-Shirt
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Strip Your Stash
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Couture Finishing Techniques
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Crocheting in the Round
Improve Your Crochet
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Hand-Embellishing Knit Fabric
Complete Knife Skills
Improve Your Knitting
Knit Lab: In the Round
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Stabilizer Savvy
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Making Leather Bags
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Stitch & Slash
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Amazing Crochet Textures
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Sassy Librarian Blouse
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Pieced Hexies
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Sewing Designer Jeans
Machine Embroidered Classics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Underneath It All
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Sewing on the Edge
Sewing on the Bias
Sewing Fashion Knits
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Hats Four Ways
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Knit Lab
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Fast-Track Fitting
Machine Embroidery, Hand-Stitched Looks
Pant Fitting Techniques
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Pant Construction Techniques
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Design Your Own Handbag
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Designing Modern Quilts
Micro Torch Basics
Beginner Serging
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing With Knits
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Modern Buttercream
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Sewing Texture
Jean-ius!
Scrap Quilting
The Couture Dress
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Knit Sock Workshop
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Decorative Seams
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Creative Serging
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sew the Perfect Fit
The Hand-Painted Cake
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Creative Cabled Necklines
Basic Fondant Techniques
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Re-Piecing the Past
Sewing With Silks
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing With Oilcloth
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Cooking Mistakes
Sewing Studio
Start Machine Quilting
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Thread Art
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

33 Class Projects

Class: Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
with Barbara Deckert

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
with Laura Nownes

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
with Laura Nownes

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