Toledo, OH, USA

Learned to sew at age 10, and learned to embroider at my grandmother's knee. After that I've pretty much had a needle of some sort or other (from knitting, to cross stitch, crochet, quilting and beading) in my hand my entire life. Made tons of clothing for myself and my son and niece when they were small. I'm retired now and concentrating on quilting once again. Thoroughly enjoying the ease of fabric selections with all the precuts ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since April 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Cooking Mistakes
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Bead Embroidery
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Embroidering With Ribbon
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Joining Crochet Motifs
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Improve Your Crochet
Amazing Crochet Textures
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Shuttle Tatting
Seaming Handknits
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Mastering Lace Shawls
Design Your Own Cowl
Improve Your Knitting
Wee Ones
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Explorations In Cables
Entrelac Knitting
Luminous Lone Star
The Twisted Irish Chain
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Flying Fat Quarters
Playful Piecing Techniques
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Playing with Curves
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Simple Fresh Quilts
Quilting Quickly
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Crazy Quilts
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Strip Your Stash
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Precision Piecing
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Linear Landscape Quilts
Know Your Wool
Pieced Hexies
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Creative Cabled Necklines
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Short Rows
Hand Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Designing Modern Quilts
Creative Quilt Backs
Re-Piecing the Past
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Scrap Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly II

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