Marlene Lew

Harriman, TN USA

I grew up in a fiber art crafting family. We did sewing, knitting, crochet and almost anything you could do with fiber and needle. I caught the quilting bug about 25 years ago and although I still do my other crafts to a degree quilting is really my passion.

Craftsy Member since September 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Better Quilts: Thinking Outside the Blocks
Sew to Flatter: Plan Your Best Wardrobe
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Reading & Understanding Crochet Patterns
Creative Quilting With Rulers
Contemporary Curves: Double Wedding Ring Quilts
Perfect Pattern Matching
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting: Color & Texture
Better, Faster Log Cabins
The Artful T-Shirt
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Next Steps in Shuttle Tatting
Knit Faster With Combination Knitting
Improve Your Knitting: Designer Tips & Tricks
Mastering Multicolored Yarns
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Divide & Conquer: Creative Quilting for Any Space
Quick Techniques for Classic Blocks: Wrenches, Stars & Twists
Simple to Stunning: Disappearing Blocks With Pre-Cuts
Ultimate Free-Motion Feathers
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Wild Quilting: Creative Free-Motion Combinations
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
Smart Techniques for Working With Wedges
Smarter Strip Quilting
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Fabric Know-How
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Learn to Sew: Pajama Pants
Sewing Lingerie
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Shirtmaking Details
Exploring Natural Machine-Quilting Motifs
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Cut Your Knitting: Strand & Steek With Confidence
Piece Like a Pro
Sewing Mistakes: What Can Go Wrong & How to Make It Right
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Wear What You Knit: Perfect Sweater Fit & Style
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Perfect Points With Paper Piecing
Paper Piecing the Quiltworx Dresden Plate
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Hitting the Mark: Perfect Quilting Every Time
Stumpwork: Raised Embroidery Essentials
Fitting Fashion Knits the Palmer/Pletsch Way
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Smart Editing Techniques for Machine Embroidery Designs
Connect the Blocks: Designing Custom Sashings
Piece Any Project: Conquer Challenging Seams
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Stunning Circle Quilt
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
Couture Finishing Techniques
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Quick & Easy Quilting
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Seaming Handknits
Sweater Surgery
Machine Embroidery With Knits
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Shoot It!
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Joining Crochet Motifs
Machine Quilting with Templates
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Pieced Hexies
Sewing With Knits
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Adjust the Bust
Decorative Seams
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Jewelry Workshop
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Fashion Draping
Sew the Perfect Fit
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Pant Construction Techniques
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Digitizing Machine Embroidery Designs
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
Sewing Fashion Knits
Knit to Flatter
Custom Yoke Sweater
Mastering Cable Design
Handknit Garment Design
Celtic Cables
Fit Your Knits
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Foundations of Double Knitting
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Creative Cabled Necklines
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Hand Quilting
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Diamond Quilt Designs
Quilting Quickly
Quilting Quickly II
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Bead Embroidery
Custom Sweatshirt Jackets
Elements of Design Editing
Machine Embroidered Appliqué
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Four Simple Fabrics, One Amazing Quilt
Help! How Do I Quilt It?
Ultimate Free-Motion Quilting
Crazy Quilts
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Big Embroidery With a Small Hoop
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Machine Embroidered Cutwork
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Fitting Essentials: Customize Your Dress Form
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Finishing School: Better Borders
Start Machine Quilting
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Improve Your Crochet
Paper-Pieced Stars
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Explorations In Cables
Flying Fat Quarters
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Basics of Digital Photography
Sewing Knits That Fit
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
Elegant Embroidered Quilts
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Embroidering With Ribbon
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Thread Savvy: Stitch Flawlessly With Any Thread
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Sewing Texture
Beginner Serging
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Continuous Line Quilting
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Designing Details: Pockets
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
The Twisted Irish Chain
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Sewing Designer Jeans
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Artistic Digitizing: From Inspiration to Stitch
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Sensational Square-agonals®
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Introduction to Bargello
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Luminous Lone Star
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
The Classic Double Wedding Ring
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Fast-Track Fitting
Underneath It All
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Improve Your Knitting
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Curvy Knits
Sewing on the Edge
Precision Piecing
The Machine Embroidered T-Shirt
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Linear Landscape Quilts
Simple Fresh Quilts
Brilliant Knit Beads
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
Homemade Italian Pasta
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Artisan Bread Making
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Know Your Wool
Perfect Pizza at Home
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Drab To Fab Furniture Upcycling
Knitting With Beads
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Blocking Handknits
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Shuttle Tatting
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Tunisian Crochet
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Art Quilt Backgrounds
Scrap Quilting
Creative Quilt Backs
Short Rows
Pant Fitting Techniques
Design It, Quilt It
Color Play for Quilters
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Machine Quilting Negative Space
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Re-Piecing the Past
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Stupendous Stitching
Art Quilting 101
Machine Quilting
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

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