Orlando, FL

I have been sewing since about age 10. My aunt started me sewing by hand, before I was given a sewing machine. Back in the day, you could buy an in-cabinet sewing machine for about $80 which did straight stitch and zigzag, which was all we needed back then. I was fearless when it came to trying things out. I remember finding patterns in the newspaper that you could mail away for. That was fun. I am now back to sewing and can't seem to ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since March 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Essential Wirework Techniques
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Cooking the Perfect Steak
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Spectacular Stamping
Amazing Crochet Textures
Complete Knife Skills
Transform Your Garden Design
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Behind the Scenes of a Creative Portrait Shoot
Fast-Track Fitting
Off-Camera Flash Photography
Wedding Photography: The Romantic Portrait Session
Professional Family Portraits
Wedding Photography: Posing the Family
Improve Your Knitting
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Sewing Studio
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Photographing Flowers
Creative Serging
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Tunisian Crochet
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Shoot It!
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Creative Quilt Backs
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Designing Modern Quilts
Sewing With Knits
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Micro Torch Basics
Fit Your Knits
Jewelry Workshop
Knit Lab

2 Class Projects

Class: Essential Wirework Techniques
with Brenda Schweder

Class: Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
with Neil van Niekerk

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