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:

Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Wear What You Knit: Perfect Sweater Fit & Style
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Design Your Own Handbag
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Behind the Scenes of a Creative Portrait Shoot
Improve Your Knitting
Wedding Photography: Posing the Family
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Complete Knife Skills
Spectacular Stamping
Amazing Crochet Textures
Transform Your Garden Design
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Ins & Outs of Grafting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Fast-Track Fitting
Sewing Studio
Off-Camera Flash Photography
Wedding Photography: The Romantic Portrait Session
Professional Family Portraits
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
Portraits With an On-Camera Speedlight
Photographing Flowers
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
Creative Serging
Micro Torch Basics
Fit Your Knits
Jewelry Workshop
Knit Lab
Know Your Wool
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Tunisian Crochet
Short Rows
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Designing Modern Quilts
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sewing With Knits
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Essential Wirework Techniques
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Cooking the Perfect Steak

3 Class Projects

Class: Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
with Lorilee Beltman

Class: Essential Wirework Techniques
with Brenda Schweder

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

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