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Estonia & Italy

I have been a "surface" crafter all my life but because of crafty ADHD, I have not done anything really "deep". Thanks to Craftsy I can now concentrate learning new skills more systematically. And I enjoy it immensely!

Craftsy Member since September 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Professional Window Treatments
Stunning Circle Quilt
The Custom Cupcake
Sew Quick, Quicker, Quickest
Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures
Basics of Flash Photography
Cooking With Spices
On the Rise: Bun & Roll Techniques
Sewing Lingerie
Luminous Lone Star
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 2
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Free-Motion Quilting With Lines, Curves & Loops
Mixed Media: Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Sketching Landscapes in Pen, Ink & Watercolor
Coffee-Shop Cakes
Zip It Up: Easy Techniques for Zippered Bags
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Classic Crochet Openwork
20 Things to Know Before You Sew
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Sewing Notions Workshop
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Crochet Essentials: Increases & Decreases
Free-Motion Quilting with Feathers
Beyond Basic Machine Quilting
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Water Views: Acrylic Landscapes
Pickup Stick & Finger Control Techniques
Know Your Acrylic Paints
Twined Knitting
Essential Guide to Tailoring
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Rose's Heavenly Cookies
Smarter Strip Quilting
Secrets to Whole-Grain Bread Baking
Crochet: Basics & Beyond
Simple & Stunning Watercolor Techniques
The Perfect Birthday Cake
The Perfect Jeans
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
The Wilton Method®: Piped Flowers
Learn to Sew: Pajama Pants
Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Mastering Meringue: Techniques & Treats
The Essential Guide to Photoshop
Start Wire Weaving: Cabochon Pendants
Pain-Free Foundation Piecing
Secrets to Cooking Fish: Eight Essential Techniques
Beyond Vanilla: Flavors From Around the World
Fabric Know-How
Sweet Elegance: 16 Cookie-Decorating Techniques
Decorating Essentials: Designer Cookies
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Painting the Imagined Landscape in Acrylics
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
New Directions in Tumbling Blocks
My First Seamless Sweater
Wire Weaving Bracelets: Basics & Beyond
The Art & Science of Perspective
Hand-Stitched Collage Quilts
Designing Modern Quilts
Mexican Comfort Food
Continuous Line Quilting
Playing with Curves
Cooking Mistakes
“Help! How Do I Quilt It?”
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
Chain of Stars Mystery Quilt
Flying Fat Quarters
Essential Wirework Techniques
Filigree Jewelry: With a Twist!
Sweet & Savory Food Gifts
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Flavorful Stews From Around the World
Sewing With Fleece: Essential Techniques
Luminous Flowers in Acrylic
Custom Bedding: Decorative Shams & Bolsters
Mediterranean Favorites
Brioche Knitting: Exploring Color & Texture
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
Quilted Kaleidoscopes
Amazing Appliqué
Figure Anatomy for the Artist
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: The Jacket
25 Innovative Photoshop Techniques for Photo & Video
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Precision Piecing
Crazy Quilts
Quick Quilted Gifts
Painting Trees in Acrylic
Re-Piecing the Past
Dot-to-Dot Quilting
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Everyday Thai Cooking
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Seafood & Vegetable
Draw Better Portraits
Classic Pies Made Easy
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
Asian Wrap & Roll
Easy Piecing, Amazing Design
Improvisational Piecing, Modern Design
Pant Fitting Techniques
Vietnamese Classics: Pho, Noodles & Beyond
Cooking the Perfect Steak
Food Photography
Fashion Draping
Embroidering With Ribbon
Crochet Mittens & Fingerless Gloves
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sweet & Simple: 10 Classic Desserts
Fire Up the Fish
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Photographing Flowers
Sewing Knits That Fit
See It, Crochet It: Reading Diagrams
Macro Photography: Insects
10 Essential Techniques for Better Drawing
My First Crochet Cardigan
Sew With Your Serger: Quick & Easy Projects
New Twists in Cables: Fingerless Mittens
The Essential Guide to Lightroom
The Perfect Cupcake
Delicious Gluten-Free Cake
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Patternmaking Classics: The Wrap Dress
Next Steps in Crochet
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Painting Wildlife: Acrylic & Mixed Media
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Strip Your Stash
Authentic Thai Cooking: The Classics
Close-Up Flowers in Watercolor
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Fun With Mixed Media
The Twisted Irish Chain
Composing Classic Landscapes
Travel Photography
Photographing Coastal Landscapes
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Free-Motion Machine Embroidery
Healthy Mediterranean Cooking Techniques
Authentic Italian Soups
Artisan Bread Making
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Color Patterning With Hand-Dyed Yarns
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Acrylic Painter's Toolbox
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Adventures in Garter Stitch
Perfecting the Pie Crust
Wee Ones
Perspective in Landscape Drawing
Mexican Street Food: Tacos & Salsas
Sketchbooks
The Essentials for Understanding Light
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Master Palettes: Exploring Color Mixing
Drawn to Painting
French Pastry Shop Classics
Plug & Play: Custom Scarves & Shawls
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
Big Bowls
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
The Art of Stir-Frying
Homestyle Pan Sauces
Building Flavorful Soups
Handmade Sourdough: From Starter to Baked Loaf
Classic Croissants at Home
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
Cooking Essentials: All About Chicken
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Machine Quilting: Small Changes, Big Variety
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Start Machine Quilting
The Ultimate Guide to Sewing Knit Fabrics
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Improve Your Crochet
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Botanical Illustration
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Finishing School: Better Borders
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Painting With Color: A Contemporary Approach
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Crocheting in the Round
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Acrylic Painting: Basics & Beyond
Watercolor Flower Bouquet
Project Upcycle
Drawing With Colored Pencils
Diamond Quilt Designs
French Cooking at Home: The Food of Provence
The Wilton Method®: Baking Basics
Freeform Crochet
Paper Arts
Bead Stitching: Shaped Peyote
Improve Your Knitting
Love Your Vegetables
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
Sweater Surgery
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
The Hand-Painted Cake
Hand Appliqué Made Easy
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Flawless Finishing
Spectacular Stamping
Creative Serging
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Professional Finishing for Perfect Crochet
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Start Free-Motion Quilting
Basics of Digital Photography
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Quilt-As-You-Go Patchwork Bags
The Costume Box
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Next Steps in Intarsia
The Perfect Wrap Knit Dress
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Quilting Quickly II
Cut to It: Strategies for Smarter Quilting
Fab Felt Holiday Crafts
My First Sweater
Mastering Cable Design
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
The Couture Dress
Jean-ius!
Choose Your Own Sweater Adventure
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
Pieced Hexies
How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Fabric Patterning with Wax Resist
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
3 Blocks 30 Quilts
Magical Blocks: Out of the Box
Intarsia: Basics & Beyond
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Custom Yoke Sweater
The Top-Down Icelandic Sweater
My First Socks
Mastering Foundation Paper Piecing
One-Skein Accessories: Chevron Collection
New Directions in Lace
Adventures in Double-Knitting
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Celtic Cables
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Fast-Track Fitting
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Sew Little: Nursery Design
Sewing Texture
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Fit Your Knits
Sewing on the Bias
Handknit Garment Design
Stupendous Stitching
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Roasting Techniques Every Cook Should Know
Art Quilting 101
Quilting Quickly
Fast & Flexible Log Cabin Quilts
Traditional Blocks Made Simple
Machine Quilting the Home Sweet Home Quilt
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Scrap Quilting
Sewing Fashion Knits
Designing Details: Pockets
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Hand-Embellishing Knit Fabric
Classic Italian Pasta Sauces: Meat & Tomato
Fair Isle Crochet: Demystifying Colorwork
The Classic Tailored Shirt
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
Big Techniques from Small Scraps
Color Play for Quilters
Pre-Cut Piecing Made Simple
Adjust the Bust
The Fair Isle Vest
Sewing Designer Details With Simplicity
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Basic Fondant Techniques
Amazing Crochet Textures
Pant Construction Techniques
Custom Cabled Pullovers
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Foundations of Double Knitting
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Design Your Own Cowl
Know Your Yarn: Choose the Perfect Yarn Every Time
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Shuttle Tatting
Decorative Seams
Sewing on the Edge
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Curvy Crochet
Machine Embroidered Classics
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Sew Ready: Garment Basics
Stranded Colorwork: Basics & Beyond
Amigurumi: Design Your Own Monster
Explorations In Cables
Design Your Own Handbag
Sewing With Knits
Blocking Handknits
Complete Knife Skills
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
Sewing With Silks
Underneath It All
Professional Family Portraits
Knit Lab: In the Round
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Sew the Perfect Fit
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Lace from the Inside Out
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Seaming Handknits
Mastering Lace Shawls
Mastering Zipper Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Creative Cabled Necklines
Perfect Pizza at Home
Entrelac Knitting
Knit to Flatter
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Make Your Own Wirework Findings
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Crafty Crochet Embellishments
Tunisian Crochet
Sizing Knitwear Patterns
Hats Four Ways
Brilliant Knit Beads
Crochet: Beyond Rectangles
Joining Crochet Motifs
Wire-Wrapped Stones, Crystals & Clusters
Sweetheart Shawls
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Sewing Studio
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Beading with Wire, Chain & Leather
Bead & Tapestry Cuffs
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
Curvy Knits
How to Say It: Pattern Writing for Knitters
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Short Rows
Modern Buttercream
Knitting With Beads
Knit Sock Workshop
Jewelry Workshop
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Creative Quilt Backs
Micro Torch Basics
Knit Lab
Shoot It!
Lace Shawl Design
Beginner Serging
Know Your Wool
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Mittens and Gloves Galore
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Rigid Heddle Weaving
Artisan Bread in Minutes
Start Foundation Paper Piecing
Cooking With Cast Iron
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
My First Infinity Scarf
Linear Landscape Quilts
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Shirts & Tops
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Design It, Quilt It
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Basics of Landscape Photography
Classic Techniques for Contemporary Layer Cakes
The New Chicken Dinner
Indian Curries: The Basics & Beyond
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Sewing With Oilcloth
Learn to Sew: Shift Dress
Inventive Ink
Infinite Cables
Easy Fitting the Palmer/Pletsch Way: Pants
The Metalsmith's Toolbox
Patternmaking + Design: The Pants Sloper
Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Mastering Construction: Foundation Techniques
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Playful Textures for Easy Appliqué Quilts
Sew Confident
Modern Piping
Master the Methods
Fabricating Dimensional Metal Jewelry
Making Leather Bags
Oh My Stars! Six Pieced Blocks
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
Playful Piecing Techniques
Simple Fresh Quilts
Custom-Fit Tunisian Crochet
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Inset & Appliqué Circles by Machine
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Fun With Fusible Appliqué
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
Homemade Italian Pasta
Sewing Designer Jeans
Shawlscapes
Epoxy Clay Artistry
Metalsmithing at Home
Kiln-Fired Silver Metal Clay
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Exploring Chocolate Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Learn to Knit: Essential Skills for Beginning Knitters
The Ultimate Guide to Drawing Hands
The Wilton Method®: Buttercream Skills
Landscape Photography: Shooting From Dawn to Dusk
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
The Perfect Connection: Rivets & Hinges
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Rigid Heddle Weaving: Beyond the Basics
Simply Stunning Scarves
Creative Flavors for Cakes, Fillings & Frostings
Gluten-Free Italian Classics
Inside Vogue Patterns: Badgley Mischka V1399
Machine Quilting
Pattern-Free Quiltmaking
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Free Motion Fillers, Vol. 1
Resin Sculpting & Casting Techniques
Jam & Marmalade
Discover Design: Playing With Half-Square Triangles
Soldering: Basics & Beyond
One-Dish Meals Made New
Introduction to Bargello
Sensational Square-agonals®
Hand Quilting
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Estonian Lace Explained
Quick & Easy Crochet Cowls
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Clever Cuts for Efficient Quilting
Stashbusting
Learn to Knit: My First Hat
Homemade Chocolate Candy: Truffles, Bonbons & More
Sew Sturdy: Home Organizers
Essential Short Row Techniques
Essential Linear Perspective Techniques
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Paper-Pieced Stars
Simple Soups From Scratch
Creative Wire-Wrapping Techniques
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
French Home Cooking: The Essential Techniques
Learn to Sew: Simple Bags
The Shetland Hap Shawl
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Modern Jacket Techniques
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
Transform Your Garden Design
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Bead Embroidery
Classic Table Linens
Simply Stunning Colorwork
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Thread Art
My First Lace Shawl
Close-Up Nature Photography: Beyond the Basics
Miniature French Desserts
Homemade Salty Snacks
Shooting Intimate Landscapes
Torch-Fired Enameling: The Immersion Method
Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
Acrylic Landscapes Close to Home
Mixed Media Essentials: Color, Design & Texture
Couture Finishing Techniques
Stitch & Slash
Paint & Palette Essentials
10 Marvelous Mixed Media Techniques
Lightroom Essentials: The Develop Module
Product Photography at Home

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Class: The Shetland Hap Shawl
with Gudrun Johnston

Class: My First Crochet Cardigan
with Sara Delaney

Class: Crafty Crochet Embellishments
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