Spalover

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

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Swirling Tendrils Cowl
A Most Bespeckled Hat
Texture Tunic

16 Class Projects

Class: Rigid Heddle Weaving
with Angela Tong

Class: Rigid Heddle Weaving
with Angela Tong

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

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