Derbyshire UK

I started sewing on my Mum's treadle Singer machine when I was about 10 years old. My husband bought me my first electric sewing machine, a Jones, for my 21st birthday, I was so excited, it had a zigzag stitch. Everything was decorated with zigzags!! I have 2 daughters and I made most of their clothes, I made my own and even graduated to making men's trousers and waistcoats. When my girls grew up I started taking some tailoring classes and ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Sewing Mistakes: What Can Go Wrong & How to Make It Right
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Machine Embroidered Classics
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Freeform Crochet
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Classic Pies Made Easy
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Amazing Crochet Textures
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Introduction to Bargello
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Stupendous Stitching
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Linear Landscape Quilts
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Color Play for Quilters
Playing with Curves
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Quilting Quickly
Design Your Own Handbag
Crazy Quilts
Precision Piecing
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Scrap Quilting
Machine Quilting
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing

13 Class Projects

Class: Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
with Nancy Smith

Class: Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
with Nancy Smith

Class: Playing with Curves
with Ann Petersen

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