Dai88y

Bognor Regis, UK

I have always loved crafts - I started knitting at around 7 years old when I was taught by my mother. I dabbled in making my own clothes as a teenager and have loved to do cross stitch, tapestry and embroidery for years. Recently, having retired from teaching and having a lot more time, I decided to give quilting a go - I love it! I enjoy the piecing but particularly love quilting on my new Janome machine. I couldn't have learnt this ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Sewing Lingerie
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Complete Knife Skills
Draw Better Portraits
Cooking Mistakes
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
Crazy Quilts
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Fashion Draping
Sewing Fashion Knits
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Creative Serging
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Beginner Serging
Quilting Quickly II
Mastering Zipper Techniques
The Couture Dress
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Color Play for Quilters
Creative Quilt Backs
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Machine Quilting
Quilting Quickly
Stupendous Stitching
Designing Modern Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Fabric Know-How
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques

5 Class Projects

Class: Beginner Serging
with Amy Alan

Class: Quilting Quickly
with Jenny Doan

Class: Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
with Leah Day

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