It’s National Craft Month

So many crafts and so little time! What crafts do you have planned for the month?

Well Craftsy is celebrating National Craft Month in a big way!

I’ve included video previews of some of the inspirational classes *Craftsy offers that could be useful to you during the month.  I posted sewing related courses, but there are many classes to choose from related to crafts, cake & cooking, crochet & knitting, art & photography,  home & garden etc… Some classes available are free and some have a fee. There are also free PDF sewing patterns available too!

Check out some of the classes and patterns and enter the giveaway to win a mystery supplies box for you and a friend!

Free Craftsy sign-up to enter the Giveaway here! NationalCraftMonthGiveawaySmall

(*As an affiliate of Craftsy I will earn a commission if you decide to make a purchase.  This is how I keep my blog site free to you and continue to expand my brand. I really appreciate if you use my links when you decide to make a purchase. Thank you!)

Designer, patternmaker and sewing instructor Steffani Lincecum teaches you how to identify and use 11 of the most common sewing feet. Start with zipper and buttonhole feet, then learn how to use blind-hem and rolled-hem feet to finish your work like a pro. Finish with a tour of popular optional feet that help you achieve perfect topstitching, gathers, couching, free-motion stitching and more. Whether you’re new to sewing or a longtime sewist, you’re sure to learn some tips to improve the speed and accuracy of your sewing projects by starting off with the right foot in this free mini-class.

Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z – $0.00

from: Craftsy

Take the fuss out of sewing with oilcloth, so you can create projects that last! Join instructor Kathy McGee and learn the techniques you need to create two fun and functional projects. During class, Kathy will share methods that make it simple to cut and sew pieces. She’ll teach you about the benefits of oilcloths, and set you up for sewing success by pointing out the right needles, presser feet and tools. Then, as you make your organizers, you’ll learn how to achieve bulk-free seams and edges. You’ll even discover how to apply stabilizer for superbly structured projects, and confidently create and install facings and linings.

Sewing With Oilcloth: Bags & Baskets – $39.99

from: Craftsy

Successfully sewing projects for the home starts with this set of essential skills! Join renowned home-decor designer, author and instructor Donna Babylon and improve the efficiency of your all your decorating. During class, you’ll learn all about different fabrics, so you can make the right choice for any project. Then, find out how to make measuring, marking and cutting easier than ever before. Want to improve your project prepping? You’ll discover great steps to take that will make planning for any project better and easier. Along the way, you’ll get acquainted with great time-saving techniques, and even conquer the steps for success with pillows, window treatments and table coverings.

Decorate With Confidence: Smart Sewing Techniques – $39.99

from: Craftsy

Have a happy month crafting!

Stay tuned there’s more to come from LaCartera!




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