Designlady53

Portland, Oregon

I enjoy designing and sewing clothing. I also like making pottery, oil painting, calligraphy, dyeing fabrics, and growing flowers.

Craftsy Member since February 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sew Better, Sew Faster: Shirtmaking
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Finishing
Sewing Swimsuits: The Supportive One-Piece
Simple to Sensational Doughnuts
Fitting Fashion Knits the Palmer/Pletsch Way
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Japanese Classics
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Professional Slipcovering Techniques
Cook More, Weigh Less
Sew to Flatter: Plan Your Best Wardrobe
Shirtmaking Details
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Couches & Sofas
Layered Embellishments: 12 Stunning Techniques
Mobile Photography
Sewing Bras: Foam, Lace & Beyond
Sewing Lingerie
Sewing Corsets: Essential Techniques
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Quick & Delicious: Make the Most of Your Food Processor
How to Grow Anything: Your Best Garden & Landscape
How To Grow Anything: Make Your Trees & Shrubs Thrive
How Color Affects You: What Science Reveals
The Everyday Gourmet: Making Healthy Food Taste Great
How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone
Sewing Texture
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Patternmaking Essentials: The Tailored Jacket
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Re-Piecing the Past
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Cook Smarter: Solutions for Weeknight Dinners
Decorate With Confidence: Smart Sewing Techniques
Cooking the Northern Italian Way
Latin American Street Food: Empanadas, Arepas & Tostadas
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers
Modern Piping
Knit Lab
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Vintage Cakes, Modern Methods
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Fit Your Knits
Short Rows
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Creative Cabled Necklines
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Jewelry Workshop
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Know Your Wool
Ins & Outs of Grafting
The Hand-Painted Cake
Micro Torch Basics
Creative Quilt Backs
Basic Fondant Techniques
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Art Quilting 101
Knit to Flatter
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Beginner Serging
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Quilting Quickly
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Figure Anatomy for the Artist
Classic Children's Portraits in Oil
Botanical Illustration
Design Your Own Handbag
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Spectacular Stamping
Amazing Crochet Textures
The Art of Stir-Frying
Fine Dressmaking
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
The Oil Painter's Handbook
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
The Art of the Picture Book
Painting With Color: A Contemporary Approach
Flawless Finishing
The Perfect Jeans
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Fabric Know-How
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Cooking Mistakes
Sewing Custom Valances
Miniature French Desserts
Paint & Palette Essentials
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Couture Finishing Techniques
Radiant Portraits in Colored Pencil
Modern Jacket Techniques
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Fast-Track Fitting
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
Inside Vogue Patterns: Badgley Mischka V1399
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Sewing Knits That Fit
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
French Pastry Shop Classics
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Complete Knife Skills
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Sewing on the Edge
My First Sweater
Underneath It All
Piece of Cake! with Colette Peters
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Pant Construction Techniques
Homemade Italian Pasta
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Making Leather Bags
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Pant Fitting Techniques
Project Upcycle
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Curvy Knits
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Modern Buttercream
Advanced Fondant Techniques
Shoot It!
Artisan Cheese Making
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Jean-ius!
The Couture Dress
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Sewing on the Bias
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Adjust the Bust
Heirloom Lace Edgings
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Fashion Draping
How to Teach It
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Classic Croissants at Home
Sew the Perfect Fit
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Color Play for Quilters
Sewing Fashion Knits
Perfect Pizza at Home
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Draw Better Portraits
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Transform Your Garden Design
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Drawing Anime Style
Building Flavorful Soups