Joanne Sharpe is an energetic, whimsical artist dedicated to empowering women to embrace their own creativity. Her online classes and traveling workshops help students explore art sewing, journaling, hand lettering, textiles and mixed media art. Joanne is the author of the best-selling The Art of Whimsical Lettering (Interweave 2014), named Amazon’s Editor’s Pick for a Best Craft Book of 2014. Joanne is also proud to be a BERNINA Artisan Ambassador, sharing her love of threads and fabric with sewists eager to bring these expressive media into their own artwork. Look for her new second book, The Art of Whimsical Stitching: Creative Stitch Techniques and Inspiring Projects, a colorful handbook of ideas and techniques for playful art sewing. Learn more about Joanne and her creative adventures on her website and blog. Joanne is up next with a pillow project that will free your creativity and share a smile with someone you love…