Laura Llightner

Gainesville Florida

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I love Quilting and making jewelry. I also like gardening. I had always been interested in quilting since a child. My Grandma Mae taught me how to hand quilt. When I got my dream machine I just took off and have been loving it ever since. On the jewelry side my sister took me to a pearl knotting class and fell in love with it.

Craftsy Member since August 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Scrap Quilting
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Finishing School: Better Borders
Inspired Modern Quilts: 7 Small Projects With Big Style
Strip Your Stash
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Art Quilt Backgrounds
The Machine Embroidery Inspired Quilt
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Flawless Finishing
Transform Your Garden Design
Complete Knife Skills
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Creative Serging
Embroidery Software Essentials
Photographing Birds in the Wild
Family Photography: Candid Moments & Storytelling
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Professional Family Portraits
Machine Embroidered Classics
Continuous Line Quilting
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Playing with Curves
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Quilting Quickly
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Color Play for Quilters
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Thread Art
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Design It, Quilt It
Linear Landscape Quilts
Designing Modern Quilts
Sewing Texture
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Know Your Wool
Modern Buttercream
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Stitch & Slash
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Art Quilting 101
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Jewelry Workshop
Stupendous Stitching
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Creative Quilt Backs
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Micro Torch Basics

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