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:

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

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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