Exeter, CA

My mother was always sewing something--as well as cooking and baking. She was a teacher, but she had summers off and those summers were always filled with projects. It is because of her that I desired to do the same thing; because her creations instilled a wonderful feeling of security somehow, and I wanted to pass that on to my family. I have been traveling for a few years, but now I am settling down again and instinctively I want to return to ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since April 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Sewing With Oilcloth
Sew Confident: Essential Techniques for Beginners
Know Your Wool
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Cooking Mistakes
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Jam & Marmalade
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Growing Heirloom Tomatoes
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Beginner Serging
Homemade Italian Pasta
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Vegetable Gardening: Smart Techniques for Plentiful Results
Creative Serging
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Flawless Finishing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Spectacular Stamping
Complete Knife Skills
Transform Your Garden Design
Modern Buttercream
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Basic Fondant Techniques
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sewing Fashion Knits
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing With Knits
The Couture Dress
Perfecting the Pie Crust
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Underneath It All
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Simple Soups From Scratch
Building Flavorful Soups
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Design Your Own Handbag
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Sewing Designer Jeans
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Charm Pack Tote
Retro Chic Apron