Florida, USA

I am new to knitting and crotchet. I started loom knitting first and then decided to try needles, and now am totally addicted to knitting, crotchet and now Tunisian crochet. I even bought a Lucet to make cord for my projects. When I'm not hoarding yarn, I like to make soap and work in my mosaic shop (aka, the garage.) My husband and I are owned by an African Gray named Poindexter, but we call him "BirT"...yes, that is a capital T at the ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since August 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Learn to Quilt: Custom Table Runner
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Quick Techniques for Classic Blocks: Wrenches, Stars & Twists
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
Cooking Mistakes
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
2015 Summer Block of the Month
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Classic Crochet Openwork
Knit Faster With Combination Knitting
Magic Loop Knitting: Knit Faster in the Round
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Creative Weaving Techniques on the Rigid Heddle Loom
My First Mittens & Gloves
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
Simply Stunning Scarves
Make the Most of Your Pressure Cooker
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Moebius Knitting With Cat Bordhi
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
Innovative Openwork Scarves
My First Seamless Sweater
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
Artisan Bread Making
Estonian Lace Explained
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Draw Better Portraits
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Ply to Knit: Spin the Yarn You Really Want
Drafting From Worsted to Woolen
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Adventures in Garter Stitch
My First Socks
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Foundations of Spinning
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Freeform Crochet
Transform Your Garden Design
Flawless Finishing
Spectacular Stamping
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Complete Knife Skills
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Celtic Cables
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Design Your Own Cowl
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Amazing Crochet Textures
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Building Flavorful Soups
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Machine Embroidered Classics
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Homemade Salty Snacks
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Curvy Crochet
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Lace from the Inside Out
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Improve Your Knitting
Explorations In Cables
My First Sweater
Professional Family Portraits
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Spinning Dyed Fibers
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Knit Lab: In the Round
Artisan Cheese Making
Classic Croissants at Home
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Wee Ones
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Creative Quilt Backs
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Micro Torch Basics
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Fit Your Knits
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Joining Crochet Motifs
Lace Shawl Design
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
The Fair Isle Vest
Modern Buttercream
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
New Directions in Lace
Knitting With Beads
Basic Fondant Techniques
Knit Sock Workshop
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sweetheart Shawls
Entrelac Knitting
Foundations of Double Knitting
Hats Four Ways
Shuttle Tatting
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Perfect Pizza at Home
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Mastering Lace Shawls
Tunisian Crochet
Custom Yoke Sweater
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Cabled Necklines
Bead & Tapestry Cuffs
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
The Hand-Painted Cake
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Essential Short Row Techniques
The Shetland Hap Shawl
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

10 Class Projects

Class: Learn to Quilt: Charming Baby Quilt
with Amy Gibson

Class: Estonian Lace Explained
with Nancy Bush

Class: Adventures in Garter Stitch
with Vicki Square

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