Provo, Utah

I am an artist, educator, and researcher. I teach art education and qualitative research methods at the university level. I began making clothing (altering it mostly) in high school when I couldn't find clothing that I liked (usually due to fit). Later, I got into making clothing for my family, and more recently myself. I am very interested in the social psychology of dress as well as the pedagogical value of clothing and clothing construction. ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since April 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Essential Guide to Tailoring
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Improve Your Knitting
Lightroom Essentials: The Develop Module
Mexican Comfort Food
Custom Yoke Sweater
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
The Art of Stir-Frying
Big Bowls
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
Getting Started With Upholstery
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
The Perfect Connection
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Wire Weaving Bracelets: Basics & Beyond
Stunning Circle Quilt
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Mastering Construction: Foundation Techniques
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Essential Short Row Techniques
Handknit Garment Design
Explorations In Cables
The Fair Isle Vest
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Cooking Mistakes
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Knit Lab: In the Round
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
Authentic Thai Cooking: The Classics
Torch-Fired Enameling: The Immersion Method
Flawless Finishing
Spectacular Stamping
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Simply Stunning Scarves
Handmade Sourdough
Miniature French Desserts
Draw Better Portraits
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Transform Your Garden Design
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Couture Finishing Techniques
Modern Jacket Techniques
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Metalsmithing at Home
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Amazing Crochet Textures
French Pastry Shop Classics
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Sewing Texture
Knit Lab
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
How to Teach It
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Shuttle Tatting
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Stupendous Stitching
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Homemade Italian Pasta
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Playing with Curves
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro
Designing Details: Pockets
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Machine Embroidered Classics
Knit Sock Workshop
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Bead & Tapestry Cuffs
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Professional Family Portraits
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Sewing Designer Jeans
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Underneath It All
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sugar Berries, Leaves & Blossoms
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Sewing Studio
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Adjust the Bust
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Sewing on the Edge
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Hand Quilting
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Sewing on the Bias
Fast-Track Fitting
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Basic Fondant Techniques
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Jam & Marmalade
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Decorative Seams
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Making Leather Bags
Project Upcycle
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sewing With Silks
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Beginner Serging
Sew the Perfect Fit
Hand-Embellishing Knit Fabric
Fashion Draping
The Hand-Painted Cake
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Cabled Necklines
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Jewelry Workshop
Stitch & Slash
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Classic Croissants at Home
Artisan Cheese Making
Artisan Bread Making
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Pant Construction Techniques
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Pant Fitting Techniques
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing With Knits
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
The Couture Dress
Machine Quilting
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Design Your Own Handbag
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Micro Torch Basics
Modern Buttercream

12 Class Projects

Class: Perfecting the Pie Crust
with Evan Kleiman

Class: Artisan Bread Making
with Peter Reinhart

Class: Artisan Bread Making
with Peter Reinhart

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