jshaw847000

Bakersfield, CA

I was blessed having had a talented mother. She taught me so much and encouraged me to learn from others also. I was making much of my own clothing by 7th grade. I earned my way thru college by sewing clothing for ladies and making wedding gowns....and I got hooked on designing and making one-of-a-kind items. During my 36 year nursing career, I did most of my crafting, just to relax and try a few new things. I also made wedding attire for ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Thread Art
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Artisan Cheese Making
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Making Leather Bags
Perfect Puff Pastry
King Arthur Flour's Essentials of Bread Baking
Bake Your Own Bagels, Bialys & Pretzels
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
25 Essential Baking Techniques
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Fusible Appliqué Secrets
Crazy Quilts
Shuttle Tatting
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Micro Torch Basics
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Advanced Fondant Techniques
Vintage Cakes, Modern Methods
Classic Croissants at Home
Artisan Bread Making
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Creative Quilt Backs
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Designing Modern Quilts
Color Play for Quilters
Design It, Quilt It
Handcrafted Sugar Flowers
Rolled Fondant Flowers
The Ultimate Sugar Rose
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Mastering Zipper Techniques
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Costume Box
Modern Buttercream
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Jewelry Workshop
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Painted Pictorial Quilts

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Tutu Tote Bag Trio
Lace Beadwoven Necklace