Washington State, USA

I have enjoyed crafting and sewing all of my life. As a teen I made many of my clothes. I made my first quilt over 40 years ago when I got married. I didn't have a clue what I was doing. The marriage is still going strong, but the quilt has fallen apart. About 12 years ago I started taking quilting classes. My first class was a hand applique class. It took 8 years to complete my Prairie Flower (by Barbara Brackman). It was a struggle, but now I ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday
King Arthur Flour's Essentials of Bread Baking
Crochet in the Round: Basics & Beyond
Crochet Toolkit: Designer Tips & Tricks
Join as You Go: Seamless Crochet Techniques
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Essential Techniques for Sewing Knits
Crochet Socks: Essential Techniques
Aran Crochet
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
The Baker's Guide to French Breads
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Watercolor Cards Made Simple
Crocheting in the Round
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Quilting Quickly II
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
On the Rise: Bun & Roll Techniques
Knit Lab
Improve Your Crochet
My First Crochet Cardigan
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Precision Piecing
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Crazy Quilts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Tunisian Crochet
Scrap Quilting
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Machine Quilting
Curvy Crochet
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Joining Crochet Motifs
Simple Fresh Quilts
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Pieced Hexies
Creative Quilt Backs
Designing Modern Quilts
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing With Knits
Amazing Crochet Textures
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
Playing with Curves
Freeform Crochet
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know

16 Class Projects

Class: Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
with Joan Hawley

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
with Amy Gibson

Class: Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
with Amy Gibson

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