franciscangypsy

Front Royal, VA USA

Hi, I?m Tahlia! I went to Franciscan University for nursing school and was called a gypsy there related to my fondness for swingy skirts and dangly earrings. Hence my online identity and my shop name. I am a night nurse, but when I?m not working, I am an obsessive knitter/crocheter and a crochet/knit designer. I mostly design crocheted toys, although I may occasionally produce other crafty patterns for sale. I never intended to design toys ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since June 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

The Essentials for Understanding Light
New Directions in Lace: Hats
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Explorations In Cables
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Improve Your Knitting
How to Teach It
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Knit to Flatter
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Knit Lab: In the Round
Knitting With Beads
Blocking Handknits
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Knit Sock Workshop
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
The Fair Isle Vest
Know Your Wool
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Short Rows
Celtic Cables
Spindling
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Wee Ones
Mastering Lace Shawls
Fit Your Knits
Seaming Handknits
Sweetheart Shawls
Custom Yoke Sweater
Mastering Cable Design
Classic Croissants at Home
Shoot It!
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Artisan Bread Making
Shawlscapes
Handknit Garment Design
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sweater Surgery
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Knit Lab
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Foundations of Double Knitting
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Creative Cabled Necklines
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Explorations in Brioche Knitting

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Nelson the Owl

3 Class Projects

Class: Knit to Flatter
with Amy Herzog

Class: Spindling
with Drucilla Pettibone

Class: Spindling
with Drucilla Pettibone

15 Patterns »

5 Projects »

Following 11 »

8 Saved Projects »