Decatur, GA USA

I am an avid knitter, now branching out and exploring other avenues of knitting such as gloves, mittens, amigurumi, huggable bears, etc. as our first grandchild, Caleb, was born only a month ago. I have been knitting since 1978, but I was a crocheter for many years before that, learning from my great-aunt who taught me the granny-square pattern when I was only 8 years old. I also enjoy quilting and sewing, although I don't have a lot of ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Creative Ways With Whole Grains
My First Toe-Up Socks
Knitting With Beads
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Baking With the Gluten-Free Girl
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Finishing Made Easy: The Beginner's Guide
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Crochet Technique Toolkit
A Gardener's Guide to Growing Roses
My First Mittens & Gloves
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Essential Techniques for Sock Knitting
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Top Techniques to Know Before You Knit
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Joining Crochet Motifs
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Sewing With Knits
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Chairs
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Machine Embroidered Classics
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Knit Lab: In the Round
My First Sweater
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Blocking Handknits
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Shuttle Tatting
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Beginner Serging
Modern Buttercream
Pant Fitting Techniques
Pant Construction Techniques
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Seaming Handknits
Sweater Surgery
The Fair Isle Vest
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sew the Perfect Fit
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Celtic Cables
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Wee Ones
Curvy Knits
Knit Sock Workshop
Fit Your Knits
Sewing Custom Valances
Fashion Draping
Creative Quilt Backs
Creative Cabled Necklines
Basic Fondant Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Perfect Pizza at Home
Knit to Flatter
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
The Couture Dress
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Hats Four Ways
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Knit Lab
Mastering Lace Shawls
Short Rows
Know Your Wool
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Learn to Knit: Essential Skills for Beginning Knitters
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Improve Your Knitting
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Adjust the Bust
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Underneath It All
My First Socks

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Knit Entrelac Beanie
Sugar Bear Hooded Cardigan
Swirls Lampshade Cozy