I am the proud mother of two fabulous women and have 3 spectacular grandpeople. I work as a nurse practitioner and have been a nurse for over 35 years. I think my crafting started when as a child I would take pieces of fabric and fashion dresses for Barbie and Midge which I would pin into their bodies; I still have Midge dressed in the last "pin creation" from probably age 10. I have been quilting for about 20 years, no longer make many clothes ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Everyday Thai Cooking
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
Building Better Bags: Interfacing & Structure
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
How to Grow Anything: Food Gardening for Everyone
How to Grow Anything: Container Gardening Tips & Techniques
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
Stumpwork: Raised Embroidery Essentials
My First Seamless Sweater
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Stunning Circle Quilt
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
The Free-Motion Effect: Designing Custom Quilting
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Fabric Know-How
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
Cooking With Cast Iron
Creative Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Knit Lab
Sewing Fashion Knits
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Machine Quilting with Templates
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Sewing on the Edge
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Fast-Track Fitting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Stupendous Stitching
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Knit Sock Workshop
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Creative Quilt Backs
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Short Rows
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Designing Modern Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Design It, Quilt It
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Sewing With Knits
Sewing Knits That Fit
Finishing School: Better Borders

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

The iTote

3 Class Projects

Class: Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
with Patsy Thompson

Class: Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
with Cindy Needham

Class: Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
with Leah Day

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