My mom noticed that I always unconsciously picked at things in the house causing them to whittle away to the garbage can. She began to teach me to knit, crochet, sew and quilt and my hands became creative instead of destructive. I, however have yet to master these skills although I truly enjoy them

Craftsy Member since September 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Serger Solutions: Troubleshooting Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Bake for Good: Kids
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Custom-Fit Slipcovers: Couches & Sofas
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Cooking Mistakes
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Amazing Crochet Textures
Flawless Finishing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Transform Your Garden Design
Spectacular Stamping
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Complete Knife Skills
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Perfecting the Pie Crust
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Professional Family Portraits
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Jam & Marmalade
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Machine Embroidered Classics
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Pieced Hexies
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Micro Torch Basics
Creative Quilt Backs
Modern Buttercream
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Sewing With Knits
The Machine Embroidered Quilt
Beginner Serging
Design Your Own Handbag
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Basic Fondant Techniques
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
The Couture Dress
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Foundations of Double Knitting
Topsy-Turvy Cake Construction
Exotic Sugar Orchids
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sewing Custom Valances
Sewing Fashion Knits
Making Leather Bags
Quilting Quickly
Knit Sock Workshop
Artisan Bread Making
Classic Croissants at Home
Quilting Quickly II
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Sewing Studio
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Hand-Painted Cake
Creative Cabled Necklines
Sewing With Silks
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Machine Quilting
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Draw Better Portraits