Newport News, VA

I've had a love of crafts from a very young age. My mother taught me to sew and crochet. My material grandmother was a knitter - I didn't really get the hang of that one. My paternal grandmother was into all types of crafts from ceramics, decoupage, quilling and many others and it's from her I got my crafting skills. I remember going to visit her and doing some sort of craft with her - whatever she was into that year. I started quilting in ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since March 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Thread-Painting Essentials: Photorealistic Quilts
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
How Color Affects You: What Science Reveals
How to Draw
Creative Free-Motion Techniques
Quick Techniques for Classic Blocks: Wrenches, Stars & Twists
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
Quick & Easy English Paper Piecing
Perfect Points With Paper Piecing
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Smart Techniques for Working With Wedges
Design It, Quilt It
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Modern Buttercream
Top Techniques for Big Quilts
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Piece Like a Pro
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Sketch It, Fuse It, Quilt It
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
Playful Textures for Easy Appliqué Quilts
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Flying Fat Quarters
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Drawing With Colored Pencils
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Embroidering With Ribbon
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Hand Quilting
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Finishing School: Better Borders
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Introduction to Bargello
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Diamond Quilt Designs
Playing with Curves
Luminous Lone Star
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Continuous Line Quilting
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Pieced Hexies
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Linear Landscape Quilts
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Thread Art
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Stupendous Stitching
Art Quilting 101
Machine Quilting
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Re-Piecing the Past
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Crazy Quilts
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Precision Piecing
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Bead Embroidery
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Shoot It!

2 Class Projects

Class: Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
with Kimberly Einmo

Class: Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
with Laura Wasilowski

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