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:

Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Plus-Size Pant Fitting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Getting Started With Upholstery
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
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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