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Early in 2012 I pulled my sewing machine out of the closet and dusted it off. It had been several years since I had time to sew anything. Quilt-making has always intrigued me. I grew up surrounded by the creations of my grandmothers and great-grandmothers. They were very talented and detailed hand-quilters. My mother, also, was an exceptional seamstress. I may not have inherited their talents, but I believe that my obsession with fabric ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since February 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Flawless Finishing
Playing with Curves
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
How to Teach It
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Transform Your Garden Design
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Love Your Vegetables
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Playful Piecing Techniques
Fire Up the Fish
Underneath It All
Building Flavorful Soups
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Handmade Sourdough
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Complete Knife Skills
Machine-Finished Hand Applique
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Photographing Flowers
Continuous Line Quilting
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
Shooting Intimate Landscapes
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Professional Family Portraits
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Narrative Portraiture: Painting in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Diamond Quilt Designs
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Crazy Quilts
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Homemade Italian Pasta
Designing Modern Quilts
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Basic Fondant Techniques
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Strip Your Stash
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Creative Serging
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Quilting Quickly II
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Sewing Custom Valances
Classic Croissants at Home
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
The Hand-Painted Cake
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Color Play for Quilters
Stupendous Stitching
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Micro Torch Basics
Beginner Serging
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Artisan Bread Making
Know Your Wool
Shoot It!
Artisan Cheese Making
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting
Sewing Studio

20 Class Projects

Class: French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
with Cynthia Nims

Class: Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
with Tara Rebman

Class: Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
with Tara Rebman

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