Chicago, IL

I've been knitting since age 7 when I was taught by my mother and grandmother. By age 13 I had made an intarsia vest for myself, and when I was in my late teens I started knitting sweaters for myself. I remember knitting sweaters with pockets, cables, and fair isle patterns for myself and friends by the time I was in my early 20s. It never occurred to me that anything was impossible. If there were instructions on how to do something, I ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Innovative Openwork Scarves
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
New Directions in Lace: Hats
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Fit Your Knits
Next Steps in Intarsia
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Explorations In Cables
Complete Knife Skills
Improve Your Knitting
Knit to Flatter
Professional Family Portraits
Curvy Knits
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Foundations of Double Knitting
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Know Your Wool
Brilliant Knit Beads
Short Rows
Shoot It!
Entrelac Knitting
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
The Fair Isle Vest
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
New Directions in Lace
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Joining Crochet Motifs
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Wee Ones
Modern Buttercream
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Mastering Cable Design
Lace Shawl Design
Creative Cabled Necklines
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Handknit Garment Design
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves

2 Class Projects

Class: Mastering Cable Design
with Fiona Ellis

Class: Explorations in Brioche Knitting
with Nancy Marchant

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