Love the look of polished silver? Colored pencil artist Cynthia Knox shows you how to recreate it by layering the darkest dark values and the brightest highlights. See how to employ a warmer palette to capture the look of brass objects. Cynthia will even help you heighten the realism of your metallic textures by incorporating fine details and talk you through how to mimic clear and frosted glass.
Jenny’s impressive quick breads make the perfect gifts and delicious treats for holiday gatherings. In this video, watch as she prepares pumpkin chocolate chip bread (her modern twist on the seasonal favorite) and apple-cranberry bread packed with whole-grain goodness. Not only does Jenny share her recipe tips and tricks, but she shares the science behind…Watch Now >>
Crochet takes math, so why not make that math work for you? Designer Shannon Leigh Roudhán teaches how to take the proper measurements based on your pattern, so all your projects will fit perfectly. Have a pattern that doesn’t tell you the measurements? With the included calculation sheet, you can figure them out yourself! Shannon…Watch Now >>
Crochet artist Linda Permann shows you how to straighten out edges, replace missing stitches, link stitches to eliminate gaps while working flat or in the round, as well as how to create flawless, even edgings in this video. To begin, Linda discusses how to fix the side edges of a crochet fabric. If the fabric…Watch Now >>
With pro quilter Kelly Ashton as your guide, discover what types of fabric and prints work best for quilt backing and why. You can use the included worksheets to calculate the yardage needed and gain understanding of how your backing configuration can change these calculations. Plus get Kelly’s tips for piecing backing.Watch Now >>