Bloomington IL USA

I knit, crochet, embroider, cross stitch, needlepoint and am now going to give quilting and spinning a go thanks to Craftsy classes. My beagle and I live in a very small town outside Bloomington, Illinois so we need something besides the daily walk to keep us busy.

Craftsy Member since March 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Master the Methods
Cooking With Cast Iron
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Know Your Wool
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Floor Loom Weaving
Estonian Lace Explained
Cooking Mistakes
“Help! How Do I Quilt It?”
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
The Ultimate Guide to Drawing Hands
Simply Stunning Colorwork
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Paint & Palette Essentials
The Art & Science of Perspective
Food Photography
Tunisian Crochet
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
Expressive Figure Drawing
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Traditional Portrait Drawing Techniques
Draw Better Portraits
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Simply Stunning Scarves
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Start Machine Quilting
Mexican Comfort Food
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Improve Your Crochet
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Foundations of Spinning
Curvy Crochet
Blocking Handknits
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Knitting With Beads
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
The Art of Stir-Frying
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Authentic Thai Cooking: The Classics
Love Your Vegetables
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Sweater Surgery
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Fire Up the Fish
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Machine Embroidered Classics
How to Teach It
Drawing With Colored Pencils
Amazing Crochet Textures
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Mastering Lace Shawls
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Handmade Sourdough
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Mastering Cable Design
Creative Cabled Necklines
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Elegant Machine Embroidered Bags
Creative Serging
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Knit Sock Workshop
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
French Pastry Shop Classics
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Complete Knife Skills
Professional Family Portraits
Explorations In Cables
Improve Your Knitting
Perspective in Landscape Drawing
Shooting Intimate Landscapes
Drawing Facial Features
Basic Fondant Techniques
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Modern Buttercream
Knit Lab: In the Round
Fit Your Knits
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Beginner Serging
Diamond Quilt Designs
Artisan Bread Making
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Quilting Quickly
Linear Landscape Quilts
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Creative Quilt Backs
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Hats Four Ways
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Handknit Garment Design
Wee Ones
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Knit to Flatter
Custom Yoke Sweater
Shuttle Tatting
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Foundations of Double Knitting
Lace from the Inside Out
Perfect Pizza at Home
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Classic Croissants at Home
Celtic Cables
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Short Rows
The Fair Isle Vest
Shoot It!
Entrelac Knitting
Curvy Knits
Mittens and Gloves Galore

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Swirling Tendrils Cowl
A Most Bespeckled Hat
Texture Tunic

15 Class Projects

Class: Rigid Heddle Weaving
with Angela Tong

Class: Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
with Deborah Jarchow

Class: Rigid Heddle Weaving
with Angela Tong

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