Create realistic portraits of your favorite pet or feathered friend with help from colored pencil artist and instructor Cynthia Knox. Cynthia demonstrates how to use firmer pencil pressures to create the look of sleek, long fur, and then shows hows lighter pencil pressure is used to achieve short, wispy, fuzzy-looking fur. Then Cynthia will share tips for drawing all types of feathers accurately by developing shadows and dimension.
Bring I-cord into your bag of skills for garments, accessories and home decor! Crochet designer Shannon Leigh Roudhán guides you through all the steps for crochet I-cords, starting with Romanian cord. Want to conquer cords for gorgeous borders? Follow along with Shannon and find out how to create the same styles as attached I-cords. The…Watch Now >>
Crochet designer Marly Bird demonstrates how to create beautiful spiral motif that’s sure to catch the eye. Learn how to start at the center, easily keep track of your four colors, grow the spiral and finish it perfectly. To begin, Marly makes an adjustable ring (also known as a magic ring or magic loop) with…Watch Now >>
Learn six eye-catching ribbing styles: post-stitch ribbing, slip-stitch ribbing and more from crochet designer Shannon Leigh Roudhán. In this video, Shannon demonstrates how to work the following ribbing patterns: Reversible Vertical Post Stitch Ribbing One-Sided Vertical Post Stitch Ribbing Reversible Horizontal Half Double Crochet Post Stitch Ribbing Reversible Horizontal Double Crochet Post Stitch Ribbing Reversible…Watch Now >>
Pressing your quilt blocks correctly is the key to a flawless finish. Learn pro quilter Kelly Ashton’s tricks for setting and pressing seams to prevent bulky seam allowances that will be difficult to stitch over. You’ll also learn the circular approach to pressing, as well as Kelly’s favorite approach: covered convergence.Watch Now >>