Susan in CA


I got started crafting to earn a sewing badge in Girl Scouts, which I successfully did by making a flannel nightgown. Thereafter, I've done various crafts in multiple mediums, but always seem to come back to sewing. More and more, now, I find myself drawn to art quilts, probably because I don't seem to be able to "color inside the lines" anymore, and find following patterns difficult, invariably going off in my own direction. I couldn't even ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since September 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Crochet Technique Toolkit
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Beginner Serging
Silhouette Savvy
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Cooking Mistakes
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
The Costume Box
Amazing Crochet Textures
Stupendous Stitching
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Color Play for Quilters
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Machine Embroidered Classics
Professional Family Portraits
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Know Your Wool
Short Rows
Creative Quilt Backs
Thread Art
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Quilting Quickly
Basic Fondant Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Modern Buttercream
Micro Torch Basics
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Stitch & Slash
Perfect Pizza at Home
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Creative Cabled Necklines
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
The Hand-Painted Cake
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Draw Better Portraits
Flawless Finishing
Complete Knife Skills
Transform Your Garden Design
Spectacular Stamping

3 Class Projects

Class: Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
with Kristin Link

Class: Painted Pictorial Quilts
with Annette Kennedy

Class: Thread Art
with Lola Jenkins

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