San Jose, California USA

I started to sew, with my Grandmother's help, when I was 10 years old. I learned to crochet in Nursing School in the 1970's because the school felt it was a good stress outlet to knit or crochet. My mother-in-law taught me to do needlepoint and to knit in 1980's. Bonsai design intrigued me and I joined a club in the late 1990's. I caught the quilting bug from Alex Anderson in 2006 while watching Simply Quilts. Beads invaded my house in 2007 when ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since October 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Creative Quilting With Rulers
Next Steps With Your Walking Foot
The Secrets of Free-Motion Quilting
Torch-Fired Precious Metal Clay
Resin Sculpting & Casting Techniques
Fusible Appliqué Made Easy
Free-Motion Quilting Essentials
Quilting With Rulers on a Home Machine
Mobile Photography
Illustrated Nature Journaling
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Fearless Free-Motion Quilting
Small Machine, Big Quilts, Better Results
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Mix & Match: Inspired Scrappy Quilting
Machine Quilting Beautiful Borders
The Classic Double Wedding Ring
The Perfect Finish: How to Bind a Quilt
Goldwork Embroidery
Piece by Piece: Quilt-As-You-Go Techniques
Quilting Quickly
Short Rows
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Perfect Pizza at Home
Bead Stitching: Right-Angle Weave
Creative Cabled Necklines
Machine Quilting Negative Space
Knit Sock Workshop
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Know Your Wool
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Machine Embroidered Classics
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Professional Family Portraits
Complete Knife Skills
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Snazzy Stitched Portraits
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
20 Fresh Appliqué Techniques
Pieced Hexies
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Finishing School: Better Borders
Amazing Appliqué
Improve Your Quilts: 37 Troubleshooting Techniques
Hand Quilting
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Draw Better Portraits
Bead Embroidery: Beyond the Basics
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
20 Essential Techniques for Better Bags
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Micro Torch Basics
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Embroidering With Ribbon
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Start Machine Quilting
Crazy Quilts
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Essential Seed Bead Techniques
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Fun Techniques With Fabric Paints
Creative Quilting with Your Walking Foot
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Amazing Crochet Textures
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Finishing School: Edges & Bindings
Linear Landscape Quilts
Painted Pictorial Quilts
Quilting Big Projects on a Small Machine
Design It, Quilt It
Creative Quilt Backs
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Art Quilting 101
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Stitch & Slash
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
The Art of Cloth Dyeing
Stupendous Stitching
Flawless Finishing
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
The Bandsaw: Setting Up for Successful Sawing
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Cooking Mistakes
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Transform Your Garden Design
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
Spectacular Stamping
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Fusible Appliqué Secrets
Stunning Succulent Arrangements
Bead Embroidery

4 Class Projects

Class: Bead Embroidery
with Myra Wood

Class: Bead Embroidery
with Myra Wood

Class: Bead Embroidery
with Myra Wood

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