Salford, Manchester, UK

Although I had little formal tuition, probably due to the fact that needlework teaching at school was minimal, I have been making things all my life. This started off with terrible clothing for my teddy bear, followed by terrible clothing for my friends (a purple stripey tie I knitted for a friend when I was about 7, he wore it constantly!!!) I later progressed to making terrible clothing for myself (a hideous pink floral "tent dress", made ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

20 Things Every Machine Embroiderer Should Know
Shirtmaking Details
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Heirloom Sewing
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Cooking Mistakes
Sewing Lingerie
Machine Embroidered Classics
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Artisan Bread Making
Transform Your Garden Design
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Design Your Own Handbag
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Watercolor Flower Bouquet
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Homemade Italian Pasta
Making Leather Bags
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
Couture Finishing Techniques
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sewing on the Edge
Creative Serging
Underneath It All
Designing Details: Pockets
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Amazing Crochet Textures
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Professional Family Portraits
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Inside Vogue Patterns: Badgley Mischka V1399
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Complete Knife Skills
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Sewing Designer Jeans
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Sewing on the Bias
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Beginner Serging
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
The Couture Dress
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Curvy Knits
Curvy Crochet
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Jewelry Workshop
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Pant Fitting Techniques
The Classic Tailored Shirt
How to Teach It
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Perfect Pizza at Home
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Fashion Draping
Sew the Perfect Fit
Creative Cabled Necklines
The Hand-Painted Cake
Sweetheart Shawls
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Sewing With Silks
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Water Views: Acrylic Landscapes
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Painting Realistic Watercolors
Continuous-Line Embroidery
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Improve Your Crochet
Decorative Seams
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Adjust the Bust
Pant Construction Techniques
Radiant Portraits in Colored Pencil
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Couture Dressmaking Techniques

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